Wing Piping MK IV DHC

#1

Does anyone knows the diameter of the wing piping? 6mm or 8 mm?
Are these pipings original in leather or plastic or other material?

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Polti

(Rob Reilly) #2

They were 1/4 inch which would be about 6 mm, and were a material called Rexine, which is cotton cloth covered in vinyl on one side, then wrapped over hemp rope and sewn.

(Ed Nantes) #3

Paul Beck VIntage Supplies has it in 4mm and 8mm sizes. in a couple of colours
Or you cna buy the basic bead with flange and have your trimmer sew leathercloth of your chosen coour over ir
But definitely a grained finish and not shiny