Workshop

Read our weekly blog posts to hear about all the achievements in both workshops – the Fabrication Centre and the Assembly/Machining Centre. Each article covers what we achieved each week, from restoration to maintenance, from new discoveries to events we have held or attended. Become a member – learn and see more about everything we do. The detail and discoveries of the Research and Workshop Staff are provided with your membership via our Inside Track magazine. To see the work that is being done in person we invite you to become a member and attend the various events which include visits and talks within the Workshops.

Renault TSF Parts

This week we continued to machine parts for the Renault TSF suspension. We went on a component collection trip to Prague. We were visited by…

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Renault TSF

We located a particularly rare technical handbook for batteries of the First World War and post War period. We now have dimensions and external characteristics…

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Renault FT

Despite Storm Doris, work has been continuing in the Workshop. The casting for the Renault FT gear change is now ready. We have also acquired…

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Renault FT, Renault TSF

This week saw the chains, shackles and pins finished for the Renault FT and TSF. The next phase of fabrication started for the remaining fuel…

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Renault FT, Renault TSF

This week our engineers have been making various small parts for the Renault FT 17 turret interior, cabin and exterior. Items produced are the curettes…

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Renault FT, Renault TSF

The riveting of the Renault FT and TSF suspension beams Longeron ia now complete. Small changes have been implemented reflecting the differences between the early…

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Renault FT, Renault TSF

Happy New Year! We hope everyone had a good Christmas. Our team is now back and working hard on the Renault FT and TSF suspension…

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Renault FT, Renault TSF

This week saw the completion of the cooling fans for the Renault FT and TSF and work continued on the fan shrouds. The self adjusting…

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Renault FT

Renault FT fans, pulleys and clutch bell housings This week we completed work on the fans for the Renault FT radiator. The last part of…

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Renault TSF

What’s been happening at the Weald Foundation? Delivery of more of the expansive number of spares, cleaning kit and parts for the KwK 38 and…

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