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by DodgeRover
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What was your first crash in?
Replies: 42
Views: 576

Re: What was your first crash in?

Bub and chompysnake coming away from that crash alive used up all Bubs quota of good luck. Literally a miracle.
by DodgeRover
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1655
Views: 72382

Re: What did you do today?

CLINT wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:36 pm
Went to the car auctions tonight. Porsche Cayenne £1800. Hand was twitching. Ugly things but big V8 cancels that out.
One of the local builders uses one tow his plant trailer about, I spoke to him about it and he said with the bloody huge brakes and big engine it was quite handy.
by DodgeRover
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What was your first crash in?
Replies: 42
Views: 576

Re: What was your first crash in?

More motorcycle antics Actually I had an off-road experience the first week I had that moped, having managed to hit the dizzy height of an indicated 40mph on the dual carriageway the big roundabout in front where I had to turn right was clear, I kept the throttle pinned wide open and leaned over, sa...
by DodgeRover
Thu Feb 13, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What was your first crash in?
Replies: 42
Views: 576

Re: What was your first crash in?

Crashed my Suzuki X1-50 moped at 16 straight into the towbar on a Cortina, was going down to get my GCSE results, pushed it to a friend house and rang my parents to get me. Reversed my Fiesta Supersport down the drive at 17 a couple of months after passing my test, passenger door want property shut ...
by DodgeRover
Thu Feb 13, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Car crash pics and update
Replies: 46
Views: 867

Re: Car crash pics and update

Australia doesn't need pretty Photoshops to get people to drive sensibly, they should just reshow the 80s or 90s adverts of a Combi jumping the red lights and getting taken out by an oncoming loaded heavy rigid. I remember it being fucking horrific at the time, bad enough that I remember it going on...
by DodgeRover
Wed Feb 12, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1655
Views: 72382

Re: What did you do today?

The NSU went without the aid of a hiab but it did go to a racer even though he didn't want to admit it. I hope he does race it but there is a hell of a lot of work to get it so it could be raced. They could always buy one of the few remaining unmolested RHD Peugeot 403s then cut the top off it and ...
by DodgeRover
Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1655
Views: 72382

Re: What did you do today?

Have they put the chains through the windows of the NSU yet and skip wagoned it away yet?
by DodgeRover
Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 2765
Views: 109360

Re: EBay Finds

Obviously never worked on old mercs then, that grill hanging down can fetch you a right wollop.
by DodgeRover
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: My new daily roundabout!
Replies: 27
Views: 660

Re: My new daily roundabout!

CLINT wrote:
Tue Feb 11, 2020 11:45 pm
Incidentally, Reigate has the best fish and chips I've ever tasted inland.
Which one did you go to? The one literally on the level crossing?
by DodgeRover
Tue Feb 11, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Bangernomics big van thread
Replies: 23
Views: 668

Re: Bangernomics big van thread

I normally carry a decent bottle Jack, got more chance of lifting it with a load on board.