The turret of our M16 was no longer operational. All the controls are electrical, on battery. The small gasoline engine driving the generator that is used to charge the battery was made operational again : The turret is moved by an electric motor located underneath and associated to a set of pulleys and toothed belts. …
Some welcome little tasks are being performed on our first Pacific :
- replacement of the right windshield with Triplex glass,
- renovation of the doors closing systems,
- cleaning and painting of the wheel hubs,
- renovation of the gear boxes activation rods and their cover.
Work goes on… Stay tuned !
Everything contributed to make that day a success for all (July 30, 2017). For its 10th summer crossing of Paris, the “Vincennes en Anciennes” association (https://www.vincennesenanciennes.com/) had organized a picnic on the terrace of Meudon that dominates the Paris area with a wonderful view. Three successive castles were built here (the remains of the latest,…