Period rubber-coated wiring only came in one colour – black – so wires were identified by coloured rubber collars placed close to the component. I’ve followed the original Lucas colour code but used rings of heat-shrink sleeving, which gives an authentic appearance – and makes wiring easier! Read more …

2 thoughts on “Telling the wires apart

  1. Hi Andrew, I was wondering if someone reproduces the valve plugs or did you get them made. Mine are a bit damaged, hope your resto’s going well.. Regards Joe.



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