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by Moonie
Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Across The Lake
Replies: 146
Views: 94248

Re: Across The Lake

Just had a word with a local and apparently the Villagers at that time where very excited at the film being made and having famous stars coming to town. Not to mention the extra revenue it fetched into the village for the business's. Novie I'll Be back Just think if one day we had the original blue...
by Moonie
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row
Replies: 624
Views: 161942

Re: Donald Campbell's restored Bluebird in museum home row

ITV Granada News has just reported on bluebirds return to Coniston in 2019. Showed Donalds accident and stated bluebird had since been restored by his son :roll:
by Moonie
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Isle of Bute
Replies: 237
Views: 96447

Re: Isle of Bute

Anyone on Bute able to live stream Blubird runs on Youtube (or any other live streaming service)?
by Moonie
Sun Jul 27, 2014 2:03 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread
Replies: 979
Views: 461375

Red Arrows: Inside the Bubble

Hi all, thought this documentary may be of interest to people on here...

Red Arrows: Inside the Bubble - tonight (27/07/2014) @ 9pm BBC 2
by Moonie
Mon Jan 13, 2014 11:18 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Dickinsons Real Deal ITV
Replies: 2
Views: 3551

Re: Dickinsons Real Deal ITV

May have been a repeat as I can only find the following information on ITV player however, the episode is no longer available..... Episode 33: Peterborough 8:40am, Wednesday 30 October 2013 Duration 1 hour Series 4 Episode 33 David Dickinson and dealers Mike Melody, Tom Hogarth and Jo Brayshaw are i...
by Moonie
Wed Oct 16, 2013 12:00 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 921716

Re: Pic of the Day

Just trying to work out the current pic of the day and the above comment Mike. Which side of K7 does the steering linkage run down? From you comment about turning the wheel and seeing things move and then looking at the picture it would appear the linkage is running down the right/starboard side? Th...
by Moonie
Mon Sep 30, 2013 11:01 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 921716

Re: Pic of the Day

I guess the whereabouts of F20, steering box, column and steering wheel are not known?

Shame they couldn't be traced and put back where they belong

Keep up the good work lads!
by Moonie
Wed Jun 19, 2013 9:36 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 921716

Re: Pic of the Day

Batteries "look" in great shape, just hope the internals survived all them years under water and will throw out a few amps once again!

What was the condition of the wiring throughout the boat? Can it be restored or will it be a complete/part rewire?
by Moonie
Fri Jan 25, 2013 11:23 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 921716

Re: Pic of the Day

Great news some of the original right hand sponson has been saved and will be put back where it belongs 8-)

Is this material recovered after the accident or from the lake bed during the recovery?
by Moonie
Fri Aug 10, 2012 11:51 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Space, The Final Frontier
Replies: 124
Views: 85566

Re: Space, The Final Frontier

Some good ISS sightings coming up over the next couple of weeks.....

http://spaceflight1.nasa.gov/realdata/s ... on=England

Just select you city/town to see sighting opportunities 8-)