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by TDV102
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Welsh TT
Replies: 6
Views: 1213

Re: Welsh TT

Our local well-known steep hill Sutton Bank was recently closed for maintenance for a week. It struck me what a good opportunity for an occasional hill-climb day before it re-opened Pay per run, timing set-up, mandatory competition insurance etc, would be a hoot. Even has a large parking area at the...
by TDV102
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Safety Equipment for Morris
Replies: 7
Views: 810

Re: Safety Equipment for Morris

My favourite Minor safety equipment was always the brick I carried in the boot in case I had to park on a steep hill.
by TDV102
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Expensive Traveller at Aston Workshop.
Replies: 36
Views: 3168

Re: Expensive Traveller at Aston Workshop.

I note that it has not won anything in recent years?
by TDV102
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19034
Views: 937054

Re: Word Association

Maradona
by TDV102
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Ginger bush
Replies: 172
Views: 25480

Re: Ginger bush

Due to the demise of my ginger bush I have now settled for the Mother-in-law's tongue. It's best kept indoors though.
by TDV102
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Phasing out petrol and diesel vehicles
Replies: 9
Views: 1021

Re: Phasing out petrol and diesel vehicles

Alcohol...nitromethane...?
by TDV102
Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Nutrition information.
Replies: 18
Views: 1798

Re: Nutrition information.

Since heart surgery I watch the ingredients. Quorn is good and versatile and has the added bonus of much increased flatulence. Makes one sound more like a Morris Minor on occasion.
by TDV102
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Drive train - Weakest link
Replies: 11
Views: 922

Re: Drive train - Weakest link

Second gear dropping out on the overrun was the one I had
by TDV102
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19034
Views: 937054

Re: Word Association

Ganja
by TDV102
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Strange advert....
Replies: 14
Views: 1456

Re: Strange advert....

It's had a replacement engine and bodyshell...Basically a ringer
Trigger's broom anyone?
by TDV102
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1966 Traveller
Replies: 13
Views: 1044

Re: 1966 Traveller

Hoses off, core plugs out and blast the block waterways out. I once blew out a coreplug due to blockages. Once I'd blasted out all the silt, rust and gubbins the block it ran cooler for years. The sudden eruption is likely somewhat of a steamhammer effect
by TDV102
Tue Sep 25, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2138
Views: 332175

Re: Spotted today.

The lovely blue Minor hotrod is the Slaters' Cosworth 4x4. A lovely thing indeed.
by TDV102
Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heater
Replies: 7
Views: 782

Re: Heater

The seller has no knob. Unfortunate.
by TDV102
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 54 new purchase
Replies: 47
Views: 5049

Re: 54 new purchase

This is what had, mounting position is ideal and quarter light does not create an issue.
Image
by TDV102
Thu Sep 13, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 54 new purchase
Replies: 47
Views: 5049

Re: 54 new purchase

Agreed, the window frame 'clip-on' style looks so much more period (and is more use in my experience)
by TDV102
Fri Sep 07, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Do you know....?
Topic: crisps
Replies: 12
Views: 1605

Re: crisps

Seabrooks ready salted have no equal
by TDV102
Sun Sep 02, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: morris commercial mra 1 truck
Replies: 4
Views: 937

Re: morris commercial mra 1 truck

I also worked for the REME in the late 80s and remember the old 6x6 Scammells - wonderful beasts. We also had a 1951 Commer Tels Truck with just 3600 miles on it. It had done more miles on ships than its wheels
by TDV102
Mon Aug 27, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19034
Views: 937054

Re: Word Association

Cockerel

Nice one...
by TDV102
Sat Aug 25, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19034
Views: 937054

Re: Word Association