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by Filtertron
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Avro Vulcan XL319
Replies: 30
Views: 7104

Re: Avro Vulcan XL319

I watched a couple of those vids during smoko at work. Got a few odd looks from people when they heard the air start winding up. :mrgreen:
by Filtertron
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1026
Views: 391362

Re: What have forum members been up to?

Wow, envy! I bet it would sound great played through my 1964 AC30 (by a better guitarist than me, I might add). It probably would! What do you usually plug into your AC30? Fender Tele, various Gordon Smiths and, when I want to pretend to be Nigel Tufnel, Musicman Axis SS. Love Telecasters. I traded...
by Filtertron
Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1026
Views: 391362

Re: What have forum members been up to?

mtskull wrote:
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:11 am
Filtertron wrote:
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:32 pm
mtskull wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:19 pm


Nice. Gretsch, I presume?
Yup. It’s a heavily modified 1969 Anniversary.
Wow, envy!
I bet it would sound great played through my 1964 AC30 (by a better guitarist than me, I might add).
It probably would! What do you usually plug into your AC30?
by Filtertron
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1026
Views: 391362

Re: What have forum members been up to?

mtskull wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:19 pm
Filtertron wrote:
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:33 pm
Servicing and restringing this old girl.
Nice. Gretsch, I presume?
Yup. It’s a heavily modified 1969 Anniversary.
by Filtertron
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1026
Views: 391362

Re: What have forum members been up to?

Servicing and restringing this old girl.
by Filtertron
Fri Jun 07, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Planning Time before the Proving Trial?
Replies: 24
Views: 6135

Re: Planning Time before the Proving Trial?

I'm not involved, Nigel, but have been following the BBP's progress. Like you, I certainly hope it all goes well for the BBP too.
by Filtertron
Thu Jun 06, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Planning Time before the Proving Trial?
Replies: 24
Views: 6135

Re: Planning Time before the Proving Trial?

It's not happening this year, Nigel.
by Filtertron
Wed Jun 05, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Spoon frogs and other such craft work
Replies: 15
Views: 4174

Re: Spoon frogs and other such craft work

Took this on Saturday evening in the village of Maldon, about 40 or so miles from where I live in Victoria. The locomotive is a Victorian Railways first series T class (often referred to as "Flat Tops" or "Squash Boxes" - can't imagine why...), which were built in 1955 or '56 by Clyde Engineering in...
by Filtertron
Sat May 25, 2019 4:04 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: SIGN THE PETITION PLEASE TO LET THE BLUEBIRD RUN
Replies: 23
Views: 6413

Re: Annoying behaviour of Change.org

There should be an 'Unsubscribe' button somewhere there. Hit that, and follow the instructions (if any).

Have moved recent posts to here to keep it all in one place. No other reason. -Mike
by Filtertron
Tue May 21, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread
Replies: 979
Views: 446854

Re: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread

They were only under for 47 years...That'll teach me to rely on my memory (it's rubbish at the best of times).