[Bell Historians] Newport Pagnall

matthewhigby at a... matthewhigby at a...
Mon Jul 8 23:27:23 BST 2002

In a message dated 08/07/02 22:55:12 GMT Daylight Time, djb122 at y... 

> That's the Gillett eight, isn't it? I remember seeing their headstocks
> at Taylor's last year for new gudgeons and bearings - the headstocks
> were the type that are exact copies of Taylor ones.

They may look alike but they are very different in construction! The tapers 
which the gudgeons fit inot are very much steeper than Taylors & are more 
prone to breakage.

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