Based on your info, it looks like the LAT 21 horns were electric, as you
Maybe they produced a different note or perhaps they were louder than the
stock Clear Hooters.
At any rate I'll return to Clear Hooters
or consider keeping the non-stock Fiamms.
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On Jun 4, 2012, at 7:01 PM, " Ron Fraser" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Norm may have more information, you should ask him about them but
> this is in TBON
> LAT 21
> Twin Lightweight French Horn Set
> Part # - N.Y.4087
> MIXO TR89 12V 6-M Low TR89 12V 7-A High
> Includes 6RA relay
> Also included on that page is an Ad
> Two-Tone French Horns of Universal Power
> Exclusive distributor
> GEON, Great Neck, NY
> These are electric horns not air horns; air horns are mostly straight pipes
> like truck or train horns. I don't see a reference to air horns.
> My take is that French horn is like the instrument French Horn due to the
> shape of these horns not made in France.
> Ron Fraser
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> Subject: [Tigers] LAT 21 - air horns
> I'm interested in LAT option # 21 - air horns - and seek information
> regarding which manufacturer
> supplied LAT 21 horns.
> So far I see reference to "french twin air horns" at the Tigers United
> site, but am not finding any more detail
> _*"LAT 21 French twin horn set gives sharp note. 9.50 15.00"*_
> I am trying to keep my Tiger as original as I reasonably can but the
> factory Clear Hooter brand horns
> were replaced with twin FIAMM air horns long before the car came to me.
> It would be nice to learn that the LAT 21 option used FIAMM, but I
> believe that FIAMM horns are Italian.
> Does anyone have additional information on LAT option # 21, especially
> the name of the manufacturer
> of the optional horns?
> Rgds and thanks in advance,
> Allan Ballard
> Mk1a Tiger
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