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by Grant
Fri Aug 17, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Did you ever use those switches I sent to you?
Replies: 14
Views: 6856

Re: Did you ever use those switches I sent to you?

Sigh.... I was of course joking about wanting them back. There was a wink added ;) Mike had asked for them ages ago and it took some doing to find period originals and not repros. They were sent with best wishes for the project and I know others have contributed a lot more but it would have been ni...
by Grant
Wed Aug 08, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Did you ever use those switches I sent to you?
Replies: 14
Views: 6856

Re: Did you ever use those switches I sent to you?

Can we have them back then Mike? ;)
by Grant
Sat Aug 04, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Did you ever use those switches I sent to you?
Replies: 14
Views: 6856

Did you ever use those switches I sent to you?

Just wondering if those old light switches I sent up to you were ever used - you know the three position Lucas switch from the MKI Mini?

Grant
by Grant
Tue Jul 07, 2009 9:12 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Shop - Suggested new line
Replies: 22
Views: 15157

Re: Shop - Suggested new line

Plus I'd rather buy them here than anywhere else. ;)
by Grant
Thu Jul 02, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Shop - Suggested new line
Replies: 22
Views: 15157

Re: Shop - Suggested new line

How about some nice framed or un-framed photos of the team, Donald and Bluebird?

There must be some good one's around and I for one would be proud to display them on my wall.

Grant
by Grant
Mon Jun 15, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: So, what did Bluebird sound like?
Replies: 30
Views: 18906

Re: So, what did Bluebird sound like?

I'm sure that's overdubbed with the sounds of me having a bath. I distinctly heard a sniff half way through?
by Grant
Sat Jun 13, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Ashtray
Replies: 8
Views: 7062

Re: Bluebird Ashtray

I wouldn't of put it past him to have a ciggy lighter in there? Rauno Aaltonen had two in his '68 Monte Mini so he could smoke whilst rallying.

Those were the days!
by Grant
Fri Jun 12, 2009 9:55 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: DVD Part 2
Replies: 4
Views: 3314

Re: DVD Part 2

Ken's visit is a true highlight and a joy to watch. Loved Bill's insistence on wanting to get it right. True dedication and reassuring to all of us watching that the boat is in the right hands.

"A wonderful, marvellous piece of British over-engineering"...

Keep it up guys and you can't go wrong!
by Grant
Fri Jun 05, 2009 7:28 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Across the lake
Replies: 21
Views: 13152

Re: Across the lake

Does anyone know what happened to Anthony Hopkins. He was rather good from what I remember? ;)
by Grant
Thu Jun 04, 2009 7:21 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Across the lake
Replies: 21
Views: 13152

Re: Across the lake

Does anyone know what happened to the mock-up they used during filming. It was rather good from what I remember?