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wiper drive arm

Postby john.williams » Mon Aug 13, 2012 6:50 pm

HELP can any one tell me where I can get a drive arm with tapered hole (1 1/2" center to center )that fits on to wiper motor spindle . which in turn connects to both radial linkage arms that drives wiper arms.have tried lots of places to no avail.Looks like I will miss Malvern due to no wipers Regards John
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Re: wiper drive arm

Postby tarphenry » Tue Aug 14, 2012 8:06 am

Hi cant visualise what you mean, but an engineering shop should be able to make one ,if its a standard taper ypu can buy reamers or it can be set up in a lathe to produce the taper best of luck Mick
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Postby john.williams » Tue Aug 14, 2012 5:58 pm

Hi Tarphenry.Hole has enlarged an knurling worn out so dont have a template to work to very many thanks.Regards John
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Postby macsden » Tue Aug 14, 2012 7:10 pm

Have you tried contacting Mercury RV at Conyer Industrial Estate? They have links with all kinds of people who supply things for RV's
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Postby john.williams » Wed Aug 15, 2012 4:54 pm

thanks tried Mercury today but no luck.Many thanks John
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Postby tarphenry » Wed Aug 15, 2012 5:19 pm

Hi take the rv to an engineer and explain what is reqd, he should be able to measure the pieces and provide the neccesary article. Mick
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