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by Drum
Mon Apr 06, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Found pics
Replies: 306
Views: 22289

Re: Found pics

With the parents bing under house arrest, we set up a family Facebook group to share video diaries and photos and the like. Mother has had the old albums out and been uploading.

I remember when dad got the 1976 alfasud 1.3ti I think it was. Great car, but shite in the snow
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by Drum
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1950
Views: 88092

Re: What did you do today?

Watch you don't reverse into that brick pillar.
by Drum
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1951 Pontiac Chieftain
Replies: 619
Views: 34103

Re: 1951 Pontiac Chieftain

I'd like to know how best to deal with lacquer peel, short of a full respray. Hopefully a new coat of lacquer sorts it.
by Drum
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Land Rover Rustorashun
Replies: 167
Views: 8307

Re: Land Rover Rustorashun

The 109 must have just missed out on the 5 main bearing lump. Think they got them from around 1980.

Excellent work as ever Richard.

I've got 4ish series lying around needing the Stag treatment if you're ever at a loose end.
by Drum
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1974 Dolomite Sprint
Replies: 291
Views: 15157

Re: 1974 Dolomite Sprint

The Reverend Bluejeans wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:43 pm
ADIDAS - Adolf 'Adi' Dasler, known party member. His brother founded Puma.
All these years I thought it was
After Dinner I Did A Shit
by Drum
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1950
Views: 88092

Re: What did you do today?

I haven't tried it yet, but it's bound to be better than threaded compressors of which I've got two pairs. It's not so much that I'm worried about the spring exploding in my face, but the tedious screwing the things up and down that pisses me off.
by Drum
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1950
Views: 88092

Re: What did you do today?

^ you'll notice I've borrowed a pals spring compressor to hopefully avoid hard metal meeting soft face at speed.
by Drum
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1950
Views: 88092

Re: What did you do today?

Half day friday so decided to have a go at a broken spring. I'd found two broken pieces on the road when walking the dog and assuming it was my daughter flying over the bumps in her polo again, returned to the house to give her a bollocking. Nobody else had been up the road apart from me, so it was ...
by Drum
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Found pics
Replies: 306
Views: 22289

Re: Found pics

This sill on one of slow animal's pics caught the eye.
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by Drum
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Found pics
Replies: 306
Views: 22289

Re: Found pics

Wouldn't have wanted his fuel bill.

Looks fab though.