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by Motormouse
14 Jan 2021, 21:52
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Pilot Survives Enormous Crash
Replies: 7
Views: 96

Re: Pilot Survives Enormous Crash

There goes someone's no claims bonus

Ttfn

Pete
by Motormouse
14 Jan 2021, 16:25
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Sonic Booms and the Reactions
Replies: 11
Views: 179

Re: Sonic Booms and the Reactions

I remember taking a two week camping holiday in Cornwall in the mid 80's and wondering why I heard a farmer firing both barrels of a shotgun most weekdays at a little after 10 in the morning. Intrigued after a few days of this I spoke to the campsite manager one morning just after the bangs went of...
by Motormouse
13 Jan 2021, 19:13
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 486
Views: 13686

Re: Bitzer project

Looks familiar but I just can't put my finger on the correct one right now

Ttfn

Pete
by Motormouse
07 Jan 2021, 22:14
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Could This be the End of Steam Railways?
Replies: 19
Views: 391

Re: Could This be the End of Steam Railways?

Skippy there's also a very real problem with certain POL products we use in aviation being banned because they are now erm, environmentally unsafe.

Ttfn

Pete

( resident fixer of aeroplanes)
by Motormouse
05 Jan 2021, 20:07
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 486
Views: 13686

Re: Bitzer project

Dev One wrote: 05 Jan 2021, 19:47 I think you might find it a bit fishy........I went off half cock initially! :shhh:
Keith
I'm thinking along the same lines, something a bit fishy that didn't get out of prototype stage

Ttfn

Pete
by Motormouse
03 Jan 2021, 10:51
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts
Replies: 22
Views: 411

Re: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts

Apparently the grandkids were a bit grotty for couple of days that's all. They're all isolating at home now.

Ttfn
by Motormouse
02 Jan 2021, 16:04
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts
Replies: 22
Views: 411

Re: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts

Thanks all, we are over the worst now it seems, both of us still have general dizziness and bouts of vertigo
The local NHS website says this could last another7-10 days

Ttfn

Pete
by Motormouse
01 Jan 2021, 12:06
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts
Replies: 22
Views: 411

Re: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts

Covid thing, we think possibly came from one of grandkids, Mrs came down with it first so took a test, was inevitable I would catch it too of course. Went down with high temp, dry cough and granddaddy of all headaches, didn't get out of bed for 10 days generally felt like I'd been run over by a bus,...
by Motormouse
31 Dec 2020, 10:20
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts
Replies: 22
Views: 411

Re: Bomber Command WWII recollections extracts

Been reading the boy with only one shoe recently ( between battling covid symptoms) one of the co authors Caroline was one of our Emb 145 skippers back in 1990's

Ttfn

Pete
by Motormouse
15 Dec 2020, 09:03
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 486
Views: 13686

Re: Bitzer project

Tailwheel is also wrong in the profile picture too, which had me for a while, once I disregarded the landing gears as 'artist's errors ' it was a matter of finding DC2 copies.

Ttfn

Pete