I (Pete H.) have amassed the bits to create plug and socket lanyards including a crimp tool. Below is the end result of crimping but I need to check that the split rings fitting on the plugs. The rings I have are the nearest size to the originals I could get, plus Dave has liberated original split rings from Newton which we’ll use. Also, there is nylon cord at the hangar courtesy of Neil. The original cord was cotton but the replacement nylon but I reckon that’s fine.
I was in the local hardware store today and dug up some green, yellow and black enamel paint. Old stock and no one knew how much a tin was! We need this paint to surround the firing line plugs as per here: