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by 1660bob
Fri Feb 04, 2011 10:04 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 965370

wire brush

I see you`ve got the same wire brush as me Bill!!! :lol:
by 1660bob
Thu Apr 01, 2010 9:13 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 965370

latest pic of the day

Thats great news, I`ve just secured a full set of Lunar module door gaskets, Pt . No.01042010 for £19.69 inc vat ......... :lol:
by 1660bob
Tue Mar 30, 2010 9:05 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: To our Novie...
Replies: 11
Views: 7051

Re: To our Novie...

So Sorry for you Novie, as a young man, an older colleague once said to me,"she`s the best friend you`ll ever have,mark my words" He was utterly right, I used that to straighten out many an unruly kid in my time as a cop... My sincere Condolences, Bob.
by 1660bob
Fri May 15, 2009 8:05 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Trials Locations
Replies: 22
Views: 12081

Re: Trials Locations

Excellent news,Way to Go!!!-fingers all tightly crossed here....
by 1660bob
Tue Apr 28, 2009 10:41 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: early 80`s jet hydroplane, Coniston.
Replies: 37
Views: 24347

Re: early 80`s jet hydroplane, Coniston.

That must be it then, er, not as gold as i remember.... maybe just a few gummy bears then..... Thanks for the info all,Bob.
by 1660bob
Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Active support at Coniston
Replies: 99
Views: 49982

Re: Active support at Coniston 2010

Hi, I am a recently retired cop, probably not much use in itself !!!, but I give a damn and have the right attitude!!! .A Maintenance fitter by trade, live in Preston so only 1 hour from Coniston, and being retired( early-48yrs old), AVAILABLE at short notice.Should be able to muck in with `owt!, ch...
by 1660bob
Fri Apr 24, 2009 8:50 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: early 80`s jet hydroplane, Coniston.
Replies: 37
Views: 24347

early 80`s jet hydroplane, Coniston.

Hi All, first post. Might be a howler this one!!!-About 1981/2? I remember going to Coniston to watch a guy speed testing a jet hydroplane. I remember it was gold or copper coloured, had "ROEVIN" on the side (a sponsor?) and a lot of orange flames coming out of the jetpipe as the engine was run up. ...
by 1660bob
Fri Apr 24, 2009 8:26 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Samlesbury Engineering
Replies: 12
Views: 10939

Re: Samlesbury Engineering

Top Info!!!!-I live in Preston and have been following the Bluebird project with great interest. When i heard it was built at Samlesbury, I assumed the BAE site, but there you go ,should never assume as they say!