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by giddo
Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Jokes
Topic: Man and priest playing golf.
Replies: 2
Views: 862

Man and priest playing golf.

Or, In view of recent revalations, perhaps he didn't.
by giddo
Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Various parts ,,Having a clear out
Replies: 8
Views: 1551

Various parts ,,Having a clear out

Do you have a steering column lights multiswitch by chance ?
by giddo
Mon Jan 29, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC Tonneau cover
Replies: 30
Views: 6602

GTC Tonneau cover

Tonneau progress :-
Visited the supplier on 25/1/18, pattern made, design details in line with foregoing, a bit disappointing his workload means delivery / fitting will not be before 20th Feb :(
by giddo
Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC Tonneau cover
Replies: 30
Views: 6602

GTC Tonneau cover

Tonneau progress :- The supplier is http://www.westcountrytrimmers.co.uk/ - sited just west of Exeter. The man to speak to is Guy Broom 01 626 833722. Guy has set aside some production time in Janurary 2018 and I plan to visit him on Thuresday 25th when he will make a pattern from my car. See posts ...
by giddo
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Mistaken Identity
Replies: 0
Views: 675

Mistaken Identity

Last weekend we visited a public event travelling in the GTC (hood down of course) and we were queing to enter the overflow car park moving forward very slowly. A tide of people were walking past in the oppersite direction and I overherd someone say “ I'm not sure, but I think it might be an old Mas...
by giddo
Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:35 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC Tonneau cover
Replies: 30
Views: 6602

GTC Tonneau cover

Thank you peter for your explainations. I will be adding a further post about my plans soon
by giddo
Fri Nov 03, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1370
Views: 138832

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

I knew an airline captain who had P1 LOT
And a Rolls owned by an antique dealer CUR1O
by giddo
Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC Tonneau cover
Replies: 30
Views: 6602

GTC Tonneau cover

Thanks very much Peter the pictures are very explanatory thay also answer the other question I had which was about the material of the window which is sheet plastic not a mesh as I had envisaged. I know from experience that a mesh is perfectly satisfactory from the point of keeping the cold draft to...
by giddo
Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Electric switch
Replies: 11
Views: 1197

Electric switch

Alternating current ( AC ) changes direction twice per cycle, this means that the current at any instant falls to zero 100 times per second ( in the case of UK mains at 50cycles / sec ). Starting from a situation where the switch is ON and the switch is operated to OFF; as the contacts move apart an...
by giddo
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:38 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC Tonneau cover
Replies: 30
Views: 6602

GTC Tonneau cover

Calling all GTC owners. I am in discussion with a supplier of Tonneau covers for GTC, this Co has already supplied one identical to my preferred design, to a RSSOC member some years ago which continues to perform satisfactorily, see attached fotos. The fabric will be mohair, colour black. Budgetary ...
by giddo
Sat Sep 02, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: My Hello post
Replies: 8
Views: 2073

My Hello post

Recently joined RSSOC - convict No 5332 I am Mike Giddens, living in Fordingbridge Hampshire. Over the past few months have been scheming how to get back to open top motoring after a break of 37 years. I was at the classic LeMans of 2010 and met a load of Scimitarites who seemed like a jolly bunch, ...

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