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by Myrtles Man
Thu Jan 21, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: over reading speedo
Replies: 19
Views: 265

Re: over reading speedo

Turns per mile.
by Myrtles Man
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Regular engine runs during winter storage?
Replies: 16
Views: 509

Re: Regular engine runs during winter storage?

liammonty wrote:
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:31 pm
There's not a lot that can be done to prevent sticking clutches

Wedging the clutch pedal down with a length of two by four up against the driver's seat?
by Myrtles Man
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19213
Views: 1017822

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Windlass
by Myrtles Man
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19213
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Water
by Myrtles Man
Tue Jan 12, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19213
Views: 1017822

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Metal
by Myrtles Man
Tue Jan 12, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19213
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Muck
by Myrtles Man
Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:22 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
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Diplomatic
by Myrtles Man
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Duckhams classic fuel additive or valvemaster
Replies: 13
Views: 643

Re: Duckhams classic fuel additive or valvemaster

I once immersed a short length of neoprene fuel tubing in a cupful of 'modern' petrol by way of experiment; within a couple of days it had swelled alarmingly and was reduced to a soft, squidgy texture. :o
by Myrtles Man
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anti Rust Products
Replies: 39
Views: 1126

Re: Anti Rust Products

"Unless you have a sealed garage damp air from outside the garage will infiltrate the building and the dehumidifier will continue to extract dampness from the incoming air. It is a cycle you will never win." Certainly can't argue with that statement but all I can say is that it works for me - no rus...
by Myrtles Man
Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anti Rust Products
Replies: 39
Views: 1126

Re: Anti Rust Products

The one I use is an Ebac model that I bought in used condition from eBay. It must have collected the equivalent of the North Sea in the ten years or so that it's been in my garage!
by Myrtles Man
Sun Jan 10, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anti Rust Products
Replies: 39
Views: 1126

Re: Anti Rust Products

The type of dehumidifier that I use is a consendate dehumidifier that works by the refrigeration process and delivers a stream of dried air into the garage. I think that the ones you are using are OK for small enclosed spaces (like inside the car itself) but probably not much use as far as drying ou...
by Myrtles Man
Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anti Rust Products
Replies: 39
Views: 1126

Re: Anti Rust Products

Certainly a very cogent piece of reasoning, none of which I would disagree with. However, in my own case, I have found that a permanently switched on de-humidifier in the garage keeps all my precious stuff dry and consequently rust-free The alarming quantities of water that I daily remove from the d...
by Myrtles Man
Sat Jan 09, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
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Heard
by Myrtles Man
Sat Jan 09, 2021 5:16 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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Chain
by Myrtles Man
Fri Jan 08, 2021 9:21 am
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Topic: Word Association
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About
by Myrtles Man
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:58 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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Hoarse
by Myrtles Man
Thu Jan 07, 2021 6:14 pm
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Topic: Word Association
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Brogue
by Myrtles Man
Wed Jan 06, 2021 11:43 am
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Topic: Word Association
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Bets
by Myrtles Man
Sun Jan 03, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
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Re: Word Association

Eyelashes