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by speedboatstuart
Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:34 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: original streeing wheel
Replies: 9
Views: 14921

Re: original streeing wheel

A pity but part of down side of anything like this i suppose, when something like this happens at the time people dont think that someone will restore later on, a bit like babs when they decided to build over her at pendine before owen wyn owen decided to restore her. Just another hurdle. :roll:
by speedboatstuart
Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:03 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: original streeing wheel
Replies: 9
Views: 14921

Re: original streeing wheel

Well lets be grateful that we have so much of the most adaptable and successful jet boat in history, lets face it the range she covered in speed record terms ,particularly water records is amazing and i doubt that anything built thereafter will ever match her . Most things built new today are not bu...
by speedboatstuart
Wed Dec 31, 2008 6:27 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: original streeing wheel
Replies: 9
Views: 14921

original streeing wheel

Basically was wondering if the original steering wheel exhists and if so will it be repaired and reinstalled?
by speedboatstuart
Wed Dec 31, 2008 6:12 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Active support at Coniston
Replies: 99
Views: 75109

Re: Active support at Coniston 2010

You would be right there just been on thrust ssc links and discovered the same. never mind worth the suggestion. Rocket up the arse bit uncomfortable i think hope he has a good fire extinguisher :lol:
by speedboatstuart
Mon Dec 29, 2008 11:34 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Active support at Coniston
Replies: 99
Views: 75109

Re: Active support at Coniston 2010

Hi just thought i would lend my thoughts on the subject as to who would be a good candidate to drive Bluebird, how about keeping it typically British an maybe having Andy Green drive her . As you know he has a wealth of experience in jet aircraft and in Landspeed record cars through supersonic barri...