Lotus Elan

Chrome strip (door) clips

PostPost by: street » Sun Jun 04, 2023 10:15 am

any one know where i can get the clips that are screwed to door to retain the chrome strip on doors.

thanks
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PostPost by: wotsisname » Tue Jun 06, 2023 3:38 pm

Sue Miller, SJS sportscars, Kelvedon all in the UK I'm afraid. I am not sure on current availability as I bought mine a few years back.
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PostPost by: GLB » Tue Jun 06, 2023 4:11 pm

I bought mine from Ray at RD Enterprises in US a few years ago. Gary
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PostPost by: mbell » Tue Jun 06, 2023 5:54 pm

There just standard hardware. Certainly 1/4" probably #8 size.

In the US I can pick them up at any hardware store, probably not in NZ. The size isn't critical so you might be able to select some closely sized metric option.
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