[ROVERNET - UK] P6 2200 - inertia reel seatbelts

Vern Klukas vern at inkspotco.com
Thu Jul 22 19:52:12 BST 2004

You can get heat shrink that large. Go to commercial electrician 
suppler (not electronics supply) and they should be able to fix you 
up. It will be a little pricey though. Don't get "meltable inner 
wall" tubing though.


>Slats and John,
>Thank you.  I'm not sure that the stuff you have in mind would work, 
>bearing in mind that the floor board is about 5/8 of an inch thick 
>and the seat bottom perhaps 3/8.  I might try large heat-shrink 
>tubing (if it is available about 1 1/2 inches in diameter); it would 
>be nice to enclose the belt material where it anchors to the 
>brackets because that is open to the elements and to flying oil!
>Ken G, 1925 Rover 16/50 (San Francisco)
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>[mailto:rovernet-bounces at lyris.ccdata.com]On Behalf Of John Atkin
>Sent: Wednesday, July 21, 2004 5:36 AM
>To: rovernet at lyris.ccdata.com
>Subject: Re: [ROVERNET - UK] P6 2200 - inertia reel seatbelts
>We used to use that, it's called grommet strip and is available for many
>different thicknesses of metal
>best wishes
>John Atkin(IOW UK)
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Slatskars" <slatskars at comcast.net>
>To: <rovernet at lyris.ccdata.com>
>Sent: Wednesday, July 21, 2004 6:04 AM
>Subject: Re: [ROVERNET - UK] P6 2200 - inertia reel seatbelts
>>  In the electronics industry, they use a plastic material that is flexible
>>  and can be cut to length to install on holes of that sort in sheet metal.
>>  Some of it is a solid and smooth surface all around. Another type has
>>  ball type grippers molded into the two surfaces that grip the sheet metal.
>>  Maybe Radio Shack or a surplus electronics outlet? Believe it was simply
>>  called grommet material. Knowledge from another former occupation. We used
>>  this stuff on the old computer mainframes.
>>  Slats
>>  Vancouver, WA, USA
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