Spares continue to be
dispatched all over the world, including a new
Parsons exhaust mixer for a customer in New
A pair of Mathway RRD8
gearboxes have been refurbished. This was their
first major overhaul since being installed in
the 1960s and they should see another 20 years
Nick Grundy was delighted with
our rebuild of his type F gearbox. He has now
reinstalled it in his 1937 narrowboat Beatty and
she is back on the water. We replaced the
bearings, clutch plates, seals and gaskets. The
brake band was refurbished and re-lined. Dents
in the slots of the clutch centre were repaired,
so the gearbox should work smoothly for another
Clutch plates and gaskets for
Parsons gearboxes are now back in production.
Clutch plates have already been sent as far as
Australia, Eire and the Canary Isles.
Parsons Mathway Marine has been
acquired by Coupland Bell Ltd.
Customer service will continue as normal.
Service manuals are now available.