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by chadders
Mon Nov 18, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Found pics
Replies: 195
Views: 13450

Re: Found pics

Many years ago my boss had one of those.

They just seem so right to me still.
by chadders
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Supercharging the climate with a XJR V8 - The barge returneth!
Replies: 75
Views: 4859

Re: Supercharging the climate with a XJR V8 - The barge returneth!

So have they waxoyled it or are you going to have that fun experience before the salt starts being laid down?
by chadders
Fri Nov 15, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1251
Views: 47275

Re: What did you do today?

You should run an invacar, only 3 tyres and the size of Polo mints.
by chadders
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Wobland Spottage
Replies: 246
Views: 15147

Re: Wobland Spottage

I just feel that this should have stayed dead, the same way that the MG badge should have.

Unless you can produce something worthy of it, like Bentley, it's just slapping a badge onto something that bears no relation to it.
by chadders
Thu Nov 14, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Wobland Spottage
Replies: 246
Views: 15147

Re: Wobland Spottage

Yep-if you can afford a tenner or whatever for a bowl of cereal at a hipster cafe then this is a bargain.
by chadders
Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Wobland Spottage
Replies: 246
Views: 15147

Re: Wobland Spottage

By reading the blurb it seems to be aimed at the hipster, PR firm, coffee van etc. market.
At 60k they're welcome to it in my view.
by chadders
Tue Nov 12, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: That 1972 Austin 1100
Replies: 35
Views: 1664

Re: That 1972 Austin 1100

Bloody hell!

At least the steering wheel doesn't seem to have moved much and the driver could get out.

I certainly wouldn't have like to have been in the back though.
by chadders
Tue Nov 12, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1251
Views: 47275

Re: What did you do today?

What a factory does works in a flow-production cost-conscious large scale operation. If we are paying for skilled labour at a more artisan level then yes, find a better way! This includes finding out how water ingress occurs and stopping that happening again, or at least routing acceptable ingress ...
by chadders
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1251
Views: 47275

Re: What did you do today?

I'm now using Ramsoil which is like that.

I'll let you know in a few years how well it worked :)
by chadders
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1251
Views: 47275

Re: What did you do today?

Yeah - I was a bit surprised as it was bare-metalled and then rust-proofed after being painted. The guy who said it was the main guy's assistant and a bit of a miserable twat but I think that the salt air has a big effect, judging by how quickly things go rusty here - we're only about 100 yards from...