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by Myrtles Man
Wed May 06, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bodges
Replies: 16
Views: 480

Re: Bodges

My favourite bodge story appeared in a car magazine many years ago. A Reliant Regal van offered as a trade-in seemed to be riding a little low on the offside rear corner. Suspecting collapsed suspension, the garage guy had a closer look and it transpired that the thing had had a rear-end shunt at so...
by Myrtles Man
Tue May 05, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Head Scratcher
Replies: 6
Views: 181

Re: Head Scratcher

At first glance I couldn't work out the size because the ruler markings are small and indistinct but then I looked closer and saw that it's two feet...
by Myrtles Man
Tue May 05, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Member - Non Member Field
Replies: 18
Views: 273

Re: Member - Non Member Field

Perhaps the category should be changed to MMOC Member: No/Might Be 8)
by Myrtles Man
Sat May 02, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

Re: Word Association

Internships
by Myrtles Man
Sat May 02, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: ford disc kit
Replies: 5
Views: 478

Re: ford disc kit

Darren, you have PM.
by Myrtles Man
Sat May 02, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

Re: Word Association

Navy
by Myrtles Man
Fri May 01, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

Re: Word Association

U-bend
by Myrtles Man
Thu Apr 30, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

Re: Word Association

Forethought
by Myrtles Man
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

Re: Word Association

European
by Myrtles Man
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

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Ooze
by Myrtles Man
Tue Apr 28, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

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Scotch
by Myrtles Man
Mon Apr 27, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

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Strained
by Myrtles Man
Tue Apr 14, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Where do I start
Replies: 8
Views: 308

Re: Where do I start

This is my first complete vehicle restoration and its a steep learning curve. Given your background line of work, it sounds like you may be a budding Ant Anstead and he seems to have done pretty well! Good luck with your project and no doubt the many on here with detailed experience of rebuilds wil...
by Myrtles Man
Sat Apr 11, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stainless Bumper Bolts
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: Stainless Bumper Bolts

'As they say in Yorkshire 'were ter is muck ter is brass'

What's that Phil? A Welsh translation? 'Weer thuz muck thuz brass' is what I've heard. :D
by Myrtles Man
Fri Apr 10, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Coventry Climax Minor.
Replies: 15
Views: 641

Re: Coventry Climax Minor.

Phil, I see that Murray's daughter Joy's obituary appeared in the press a couple of weeks ago. She too was a very successful racing driver.
by Myrtles Man
Thu Apr 09, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Timing?
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Timing?

With the distributor cap removed, ease the engine over with the starting handle and note which way the gubbins in the dizzy turns. To retard the ignition (but see reply above first) the distributor body will need turning in the same direction; to advance it, turn it the other way.
by Myrtles Man
Tue Apr 07, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

Re: Word Association

Traffic
by Myrtles Man
Tue Apr 07, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

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Sugar
by Myrtles Man
Tue Apr 07, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

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Experience
by Myrtles Man
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19047
Views: 938863

Re: Word Association

Truly