Trent Gennie spares

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    Anyone got a link for spare parts for a Trent Power 1 inverter gennie please?
    I need a recoil start assembly.
     
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    Hi John, Trent generators were taken over by Planetgenerators......a fun member but no posts/threads since 2010.

    i believe Planetgen folded as a company according to a past thread on here by the joint owner, Martin, so you may have trouble locating genuine spares.

    not sure but i think Trent basically rebadged other makes under licence, so it could be a clarke or maybe a kipor


    http://www.motorhomefun.co.uk/motorhome-chat/24184-planet-power-uk.html
     
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    Thanks John.
    It's identical in appearance to the Clarke ones.
    The pull string got busted, replaced it, but now looks like I need a new recoil assembly.
    Local lawnmower centre may be able to help.
     
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    Not 100% sure, but isn't that Eddie (vanbitz) son ?

    if so, he may have information..
     
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    No idea Jim, the two partners were Simon and Alex based in Taunton, Zumerzet.
     
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    just found this post ...
    http://www.motorhomefun.co.uk/tech-mech-general/11888-yet-another-gennie-thread.html#post150040
    the old grey cells still work ... :Laughing:
     
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