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Flexible Brake Hose

Post by aspira » Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:55 pm

Hi there,
Does anyone know where I can get a flexible brake hose. It connects from an Austin Princess calliper to my MGB brake pipework (Metric to imperial). Clive Wheatley used to make them up but doesn't do so anymore.
Any ideas please?


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Re: Flexible Brake Hose

Post by DaveEFI » Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:21 pm

Make up a new brake pipe with a suitable end? Both imperial and metric are still easy to get. Solves the problem for next time too.
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Re: Flexible Brake Hose

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Re: Flexible Brake Hose

Post by aspira » Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:16 pm

Many thanks - great site!
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Re: Flexible Brake Hose

Post by Ian Anderson » Fri Jul 05, 2019 5:00 pm

Think auto also do this
https://www.thinkauto.com/

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Re: Flexible Brake Hose

Post by ChrisJC » Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:46 am

Try Pirtek. The Cambridge branch certainly makes flexible brake hoses.

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