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    What are you doing today??

    Campbell Brodie
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    Post by Perfectspecimen on Sun 20 Aug 2017 - 13:28

    Perfectspecimen wrote:Been to Buckinghamshire today to get a set of Wolf racing wheels. Right posh it is. Nice wheels as well!  Collected yet another VW Polo from Luton on the way back towing it with the a-frame, no trailer board at the back either and cop pulls up beside me at roundabout on the A1. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 2419626307  Never looked twice.  What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3025408739  Autotrader are doing a thing where you can sell your car for free if its less than a grand. Brill, first ones on, two more to go.
    Decided to road test old VW T3 Devon camper thats been sat in my yard since January, the one I got from Glasgow. Anyway I had the head off it and got injector pump repaired by specialist guy but it was still smoking worse than me so I got Patsy to follow me in case it died or the turbo blew or something but after a couple of miles it stopped smoking. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3318427985  To be fair I cant really fault it, drives like a Volkswagen. Throttle cable frayed I think and front brakes binding a bit but hell, its been sat for 7 years. Busfest in 3 weeks so I might try and sell my VWLT Mk1 camper there. I like its little brother, its quiet and I can steer it with one hand!
    Fox racing wheels they were, not Wolf. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3025408739  Think my brains turning to mush. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 1498946960



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    Post by Mcqueen on Sun 20 Aug 2017 - 13:46

    Had them on a new Astra van in 2000, hit a pot hole and one turned into a square one  What are you doing today?? - Page 4 2681204924
    Adam Mint
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    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 20 Aug 2017 - 15:07

    Was Vince out for a pint last night...

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    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 20 Aug 2017 - 15:13

    Oh, and today Mathew I've also been looking at the BBC English photos...

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    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 20 Aug 2017 - 15:17

    Vince...

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    Report says a gas canister was being changed at time of explosion, eejit was probably having a fag at the same time...

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    Been in that Mud Dock Cafe in the background a good few times, bit of an oddball place, cycle shop below and bar/cafe upstairs, really goodd food...
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    Post by Adam Mint on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 2:06

    Aww, for feck sake, Vince again...

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    Post by Mcqueen on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 7:48

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    Post by Mcqueen on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 7:53

    Waiting in for DHL, have a tracking number but that means bugger all,
    have a man coming about a driveway doing at 11am, so stuck here really What are you doing today?? - Page 4 1498946960
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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 8:09

    Have a cup of tea, that's what I'm doing... What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3556750539



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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 8:11

    Waiting on Mermaid getting up so she can phone the doctors for an appointment for me, I'd do it myself but I'm a pushover and they'd tell me to come back in 3 months... What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3913804730



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    Post by Mcqueen on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 9:03

    Mines just round the corner so i walk round and glare at them What are you doing today?? - Page 4 16779677 the lass's know me and try to squeeze me in
    Young blond Debbie wants me but i have her on a back burner for now What are you doing today?? - Page 4 1483819851
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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 10:03

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    Post by Perfectspecimen on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 12:01

    Adam Mint wrote:Was Vince out for a pint last night...

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    As from today its illegal to talk about P,ikey scum on social media unless of course you have something nice to say about them. I dont. I dont have nice thoughts about Norfolk Police either. No arrests? Jeez. In 18 months time they can be deported. Bring it on!



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    Post by 3rdforum on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 20:24

    Dentist. 2 extractions and a problem with a crowned tooth that had 2 root canals and may now need surgery






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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Mon 21 Aug 2017 - 20:30

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    Post by Perfectspecimen on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 0:13

    Still working under the Skoda Octavia. At last I have got the old wishbone off. One of the bolts was mega tight. Said it before I am getting too old for this malarky. Got Jack to try when he got home from work, he couldnt even move it at all. Ended up jacking it 2 foot up in the air in the end so I could get a pole on the end of ratchet. Wheel bolts needed same pole too as it happens. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 1498946960 Fecking air tools,  What are you doing today?? - Page 4 506932706 want banning!



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    Post by Perfectspecimen on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 0:17

    Ebay were doing a promotion, max £1 selling fees so I got some expensive stuff on. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3025408739



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    Post by Adam Mint on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 0:49

    Perfectspecimen wrote:Still working under the Skoda Octavia. At last I have got the old wishbone off. One of the bolts was mega tight. Said it before I am getting too old for this malarky. Got Jack to try when he got home from work, he couldnt even move it at all. Ended up jacking it 2 foot up in the air in the end so I could get a pole on the end of ratchet. Wheel bolts needed same pole too as it happens. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 1498946960 Fecking air tools,  What are you doing today?? - Page 4 506932706 want banning!

    Yip, air feckin tools dangerous in eejits hands,,, I get a puncture, mangled wheel wrench trying to loosen wheel nuts, ended calling the AA, so got myself one of them power bars as in picture and an impact socket,,, no problems with punctures after that...

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    Post by Adam Mint on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 1:04

    Perfectspecimen wrote:Still working under the Skoda Octavia. At last I have got the old wishbone off. One of the bolts was mega tight. Said it before I am getting too old for this malarky. Got Jack to try when he got home from work, he couldnt even move it at all. Ended up jacking it 2 foot up in the air in the end so I could get a pole on the end of ratchet. Wheel bolts needed same pole too as it happens. What are you doing today?? - Page 4 1498946960 Fecking air tools,  What are you doing today?? - Page 4 506932706 want banning!

    And about using poles,,, when I worked on big marine engines big end bolts were about 18" long by inch and a half diameter, you tightened them to a streached length, meaning you micrometered their length then tightened them until they were 50 thousands of an inch longer or so,,, Inch drive sockets, t-bars and eight foot of scaffolding pole and three guys swinging on it to stretch the bolt,,, t-bar broke doing it once, three of us all over engine room,,, flesh and hard metal engine room don't do well together,,, ouch...
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    Post by Adam Mint on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 1:35

    Below bicture is sorta bit of kit we used to decide if it was tight enough...

    We had some weird bits of kit, on one type of engine the four cylinder head nuts were tightened by hand, head studs were streached by hydraulic jacks, 8000psi, and nuts screwed down by hand then pressure released...

    Then we had to take the flywheel of a big engine, we hire torque wrench from engine manufacturer, it arrived in a box bigger than a coffin...

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    Post by Mcqueen on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 7:46

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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 8:04

    Docs again today for blood tests. (Didn't get them done yesterday as too late for blood collection).



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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 15:22

    "Father, I cannot tell a lie. I've just chopped down the cherry tree!" What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3025408739 Feckin' thing was stopping my satellite signal...Celtic game starts in an hour. lol! I'll cut it into bits tomorrow if I have enough breath.



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    Post by Mcqueen on Tue 22 Aug 2017 - 19:51

    Mcqueen wrote:3 missions this morning 2 should be a breeze the other will be ok if i dont get caught What are you doing today?? - Page 4 2419626307 What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3025408739
    I didnt, felt like John Wayne i did What are you doing today?? - Page 4 3025408739 the guy had moved on from wood and started with the steel, so i bought a portable angle grinder, What are you doing today?? - Page 4 294053457

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