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Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section Today, 03:07 PM
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Posted By Windrush
Could be interested at a sensible sort of price...

Could be interested at a sensible sort of price Phillip. No harm in asking, we were away anyway when the auction was on but I have never won anything at one anyway!. However I would imagine that he...
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery Today, 02:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 83
Posted By Windrush
You don't see V4 Wisconsin's on the rallyfield...

You don't see V4 Wisconsin's on the rallyfield very often nowadays, they have a lovely sound though. Usually fitted on balers, Gordon (Tangeye Dan's late father) rallied one years ago which I was...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 14-07-18, 10:15 PM
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Posted By Windrush
Yes that interested me as well Phillip, I don't...

Yes that interested me as well Phillip, I don't think that I have ever come across one for sale before and wasn't sure if it was actually complete as I haven't seen one 'in the flesh' so to speak. ...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 13-07-18, 08:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 932
Posted By Windrush
It always amazes me that a Lister Domestic pump...

It always amazes me that a Lister Domestic pump can often fetch more than a D Type engine? Even a nice Lee Howl pump made less money.

Pete.
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 11-07-18, 10:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By Windrush
A nice D Type there Chris. I searched for a...

A nice D Type there Chris. I searched for a galvanised Gascoigne tank for my Gascoigne dairy set over many years and never found one, however sods law says that now I no longer have the D to fit it...
Forum: Events / Rallies General 10-07-18, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 368
Posted By Windrush
Still watchable though Pete, we would have been...

Still watchable though Pete, we would have been there with an engine if accomodation wasn't so expensive in that area at this time of year so it was nice to see your video and good of you to take...
Forum: The Workshop 07-07-18, 04:06 PM
Replies: 529
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Posted By Windrush
From memory in 1971 (aged 20 and nearing the end...

From memory in 1971 (aged 20 and nearing the end of my apprenticeship) I was earning around 10 per week so I would have been about as far away from affording it then as I would be nowadays!:smile: ...
Forum: Ignition, Magnetos, Plugs etc 05-07-18, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By Windrush
Well Nick if it isn't being shown at rallies etc...

Well Nick if it isn't being shown at rallies etc then it might as well go.:whistle: Says me with a whole load of stuff that hasn't seen daylight for ages or still requires finishing...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 05-07-18, 06:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 932
Posted By Windrush
Lot 416; a "Galvanised chicken feeder". Cleverly...

Lot 416; a "Galvanised chicken feeder". Cleverly disguised as a trickle milk cooler, presumably to confuse the galvanised hens? The estimated price isn't too far out though.

Pete.
Forum: Restorations Section 28-06-18, 12:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,512
Posted By Windrush
Looks to me as though the fan ring is similar to...

Looks to me as though the fan ring is similar to the ones on the Mk20/25's? Should still be plenty of those around, they aren't exactly uncommon. I sent two complete cowlings to the scrappy in...
Forum: Stuart-Turner 26-06-18, 10:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,765
Posted By Windrush
Works similar to the old 'button trick' to...

Works similar to the old 'button trick' to enhance the spark, my last gaffer ran an old ex army GMC truck back in the fifties using that as apparently there was no way it would start...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 22-06-18, 11:15 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
I think that the only rally programmes I have...

I think that the only rally programmes I have with the full details listed, owner/serial number/history of exhibit etc, are the ones from Elvaston? We are at Sheffield Steam next weekend, the entry...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 22-06-18, 12:54 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
I always have a board on display, and some folk...

I always have a board on display, and some folk (mostly the ladies I find, smaller feet so can stand closer to the fence? :whistle:) actually read the information. I don't put my forum 'handle' on it...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 20-06-18, 04:32 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
I'm in the minority obviously but I detest wrist...

I'm in the minority obviously but I detest wrist bands, you can't have a proper wash as the paper ones get filthy after a while and they also bring my wrist out in a rash. Anne is lucky as she can...
Forum: Events / Rallies General 20-06-18, 12:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By Windrush
We have a twice yearly event at a local windmill...

We have a twice yearly event at a local windmill (a report by Barry in this months SEM actually) and it is surprising the amount of interest the engines recieve from the public in general. Only...
Forum: Events / Rallies General 19-06-18, 01:26 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,355
Posted By Windrush
Two of our club members were (maybe still are?)...

Two of our club members were (maybe still are?) regulars at the 1000, they book disabled as both are (one can hardly stand let alone walk) and when they arrived at last years rally on the thursday...
Forum: Events / Rallies General 18-06-18, 09:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,355
Posted By Windrush
I have exhibited an engine at Heskin for several...

I have exhibited an engine at Heskin for several years and always enjoy the event, however this is about the 1000 engine rally so wont drag it off topic.

We used to attend the 1000 engine event...
Forum: Tanks, Taps, Pipes, Sheet Metal etc 15-06-18, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By Windrush
I chain drill the hole and then use a rotary...

I chain drill the hole and then use a rotary file!:smile:

Pete.
Forum: Events / Rallies General 13-06-18, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 297
Posted By Windrush
Somehow I was missing from my engine, that's very...

Somehow I was missing from my engine, that's very unusual Pete.....:whistle: Great video, thank's for taking it.:righton:

Pete.
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 12-06-18, 12:02 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
To be honest I looked for Carl and his engine but...

To be honest I looked for Carl and his engine but missed him somehow Martin!:embarrassed: Maybe we should both visit Specsavers eh?:whistle: I did talk with him before the event began though.
...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 10-06-18, 09:25 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
We are not really cake eaters Martin so the needy...

We are not really cake eaters Martin so the needy (or the just plain greedy!) can have our share.:wink:

Pete.
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 10-06-18, 08:39 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
Cake, what cake? Presumably there wasn't quite...

Cake, what cake? Presumably there wasn't quite enough to go around 300 exhibitors so a larger one will be required next year Martin!:smile: Certainly a great weekend and the good weather was a bonus...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 09-06-18, 09:22 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
Suddenly I was very popular Martin, no idea why...

Suddenly I was very popular Martin, no idea why as I didn't even have cake to give away!:whistle: I did spot you but I was far too busy fighting off the public and feeding steel into a saw.:wink: ...
Forum: Events & Rallies Information Section 09-06-18, 08:32 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,075
Posted By Windrush
....................and my van!:yahoo: Pete.

....................and my van!:yahoo:

Pete.
Forum: Lister D & F 08-06-18, 10:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By Windrush
Yes Chris, I still have the shearing set. I sold...

Yes Chris, I still have the shearing set. I sold my other Listers recently but kept that one, it goes out a few times each year for an airing!

Pete.
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