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by thunderer
Thu Jul 04, 2013 6:17 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1032
Views: 569920

Re: What have forum members been up to?

Had a great trip out - I was invited on a corporate day to fly with The Blades aerobatic display team. http://www.theblades.com/ Basically, they're a CAA accredited airline, licensed to carry passengers, who fly those crazy little planes you see in the Red Bull air races! Oh, and they're all ex-Red...
by thunderer
Sat Jun 22, 2013 7:07 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread
Replies: 979
Views: 610706

Re: The Vulcan XH558 & General Aviation Thread

There are a handful of (distant) photo's of the Dornier being raised on the National Trust South Foreland Lighthouse facebook feed. If you want a peek, here is a link to the page >> National Trust photo's of Dornier being raised Only reason I knew about these was having visited the Lighthouse yester...
by thunderer
Fri Jun 14, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Barracuda Project
Replies: 218
Views: 141364

Re: The Barracuda Project

A very quick question..........

Will the Barra' website (which s excellent so far) be graced, as the BBP is, with a forum or shop at a later date? or have I missed mention of those in a prior post?
by thunderer
Sat Jul 07, 2012 3:56 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: joke of the day
Replies: 524
Views: 256303

Re: joke of the day

A little boy goes to his father and asks "Daddy, how was I born?" The father answers: "Well son, I guess one day you will need to find out anyway. Your mum and I got together in a chat room at Yahoo. Then I set up a date via e-mail with your mum and we met up at a cyber-cafe. We sneaked into a seclu...
by thunderer
Mon Jul 02, 2012 10:19 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: joke of the day
Replies: 524
Views: 256303

Re: joke of the day

OH AMEN TO THAT!!!!
by thunderer
Sun Jun 24, 2012 12:30 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: joke of the day
Replies: 524
Views: 256303

Re: joke of the day

Good GrieF!!!!

I was slurping on some sprite when reading that, It ended up on the wall above my laptop thanks to laughing so hard!

Where do people come up with these ideas? Love the "Increased Sports Performance Bonus" one, totally mind blowingly funny :o
by thunderer
Sun Jun 24, 2012 12:01 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: joke of the day
Replies: 524
Views: 256303

Re: joke of the day

wbjohn wrote:If you want a laugh today, goto Amazon.co.uk and lookup "veet for men" then read the top review. :lol:

Do you have a direct link? I can't seem to find it!
by thunderer
Mon Jun 18, 2012 10:25 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Lakeland Motor Museum/'Across The Lake' Mock Up
Replies: 124
Views: 87372

Re: Lakeland Motor Museum/'Across The Lake' Mock Up

This is just an "off the cuff" thought, but considering the forces which propelled the material from the craft and the speed at which it happened, is it feasible that that particular piece could have collided with the front spar on it's travels?
by thunderer
Mon Jun 11, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: What have forum members been up to?
Replies: 1032
Views: 569920

Re: What did you do at the weekend?

Three days of Ale, Ale, Ale, and Ale, plus a few bicycles and a touch of Karaoke......All at Billing Aquadrome in Northamptonshire I'm on the right in the below pic, with flat cap and red neckerchief (My steed is the yellow Chopper with handlebar shield). On top (and below) the "table" on the left s...
by thunderer
Mon Apr 30, 2012 3:15 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 919
Views: 540475

Re: Bluebird Models

Certainly seems a sensible suggestion........

To allay fears of "poor Sales" they could also make it a "Numbered limited Edition" (shudders at suggesting it given it could hike the price up!)