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by Archibald Tyre
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: How to value a project ??
Replies: 5
Views: 1048

How to value a project ??

Any ideas ?
Is someone’s unfinished project worth the sum of the decent parts, for example ?
by Archibald Tyre
Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Turbocharged Holidays
Replies: 78
Views: 12486

Turbocharged Holidays

Mod edit - post removed
by Archibald Tyre
Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Delaminating heated screen
Replies: 6
Views: 808

Delaminating heated screen

Shame, I was thinking f getting one.
by Archibald Tyre
Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Delaminating heated screen
Replies: 6
Views: 808

Delaminating heated screen

Sounds to me like manufacturing defect.
by Archibald Tyre
Fri Jan 05, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Mystery Car
Replies: 12
Views: 2290

Mystery Car

Oddly, it looks even posher in the period photos than it does in todays.
by Archibald Tyre
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Mystery Car
Replies: 12
Views: 2290

Mystery Car

Any idea what this is ?
It belonged to the Swiss embassy in Hungary during WW2. Looks very posh.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-42400765
old car.jpg
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by Archibald Tyre
Wed Dec 27, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: GTE hidden on ebay
Replies: 9
Views: 1594

GTE hidden on ebay

thats no bargain, got a reserve, probably twice what its worth, paint flaking off, doors dont fit.
by Archibald Tyre
Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Sabre Six for sale.
Replies: 3
Views: 1717

Sabre Six for sale.

I'll be going to N-u-L a few days after xmas, mind if I come around and admire ? Im not in the market for it, just dont get to see them.
by Archibald Tyre
Mon Dec 18, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Snow socks
Replies: 11
Views: 1790

Snow socks

steel chains do look like a pain to put on and off in freezing conditions
by Archibald Tyre
Mon Dec 18, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Snow socks
Replies: 11
Views: 1790

Snow socks

A neighbour had fabric? socks on her car the other day, next day they looked shredded and were falling off. Only fitted a pair on front (driven) wheels, no chance of controlling any slide.
by Archibald Tyre
Sat Dec 16, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1411
Views: 146848

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

plod will do more than stop you for that
by Archibald Tyre
Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Quiz time
Replies: 444
Views: 31399

Quiz time

Great little car ! Never seen one of those. Going only by the number plate that I cant read, a 750cc diahatsu sports from 1950s
by Archibald Tyre
Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets
Replies: 16
Views: 2710

Heavily reduced Bahco socket sets

List price and real price have long been very different, but this is worse than DFS ! 1/4 list price and still making a profit. Obviously this isnt a £400 socket set. Dont be fooled into thinking this is the steal of the year. I'm not criticizing Bahcos quality, for a sensible price that is. The Few...
by Archibald Tyre
Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Workshop heater - recommendations
Replies: 28
Views: 3503

Workshop heater - recommendations

woodburner, stove. and one of those little fans that sits on top, powered by heat, to blow hot air around. the best ones can take ducted combustion air from outside
by Archibald Tyre
Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: School project SS1
Replies: 130
Views: 21719

School project SS1

WELL DONE ALL INVOLVED

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