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by IvorD
Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: National events
Topic: The big meet????
Replies: 23
Views: 1649

Re: The big meet????

deadgrass. wrote:
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:01 pm
If we all take our phones we can set a chat group up and sit around like geriatric teenagers
Geriatric teenagers. I like a good contradiction in terms👍

Well done😎
by IvorD
Mon Feb 10, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: MT500 Armstrong stunt team
Replies: 1
Views: 334

Re: MT500 Armstrong stunt team

With the white bibs that the riders are wearing I'd put my money on it being a photo taken during a White Helmets Display team selection course.
by IvorD
Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Other Bike chat
Topic: Condor 350
Replies: 3
Views: 770

Re: Condor 350

Nice looking bike, I had a 450 Scrambler years ago, it was typically temperamental but great fun. A change of camshaft and revised carb jetting might help boost your performance a bit to make it a little less scary on the roads. There are few of people who dabble with these who might be able to help...
by IvorD
Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:43 pm
Topic: The mystery of Rotax
Replies: 8
Views: 541

Re: The mystery of Rotax

That looks ace! Nice to see an engine finished in something other than regulation black or silver 8-)
by IvorD
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Alvis Stawart information
Replies: 26
Views: 1710

Re: Alvis Stawart information

There are probably a few well ventilated ones on Nordhorn Ranges in the Netherlands! I had the delightful task of guiding several tornadoes and Harriers on practice strafing runs on a forward air control course in the 90's. Picture the view from the tall range observation tower located near the rang...
by IvorD
Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Land Rover chat
Topic: L322 4.4 V8
Replies: 0
Views: 573

L322 4.4 V8

I bought a 4.4 v8 vogue last year. Its a bit of a work in progress! (Isn't anything with a green oval badge, I hear you all say!) She's done 150,000 miles and has developed a bit of a rattle. So the next task is to investigate which most likely means I'll end up changing timing gear and vanos units ...
by IvorD
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Workshop Banter
Topic: Spanners for £35 at Halfords.
Replies: 13
Views: 1948

Re: Spanners for £35 at Halfords.

I've just reserved a set on click and collect. Thanks for the heads up 8-)
by IvorD
Thu Nov 22, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Replies: 19
Views: 1273


Landrover Cotswold Green.
Only because it was in the end of line bin at a discount and I was rebuilding on a tight budget.
The next time it gets rebuilt I'll powdercoat with the correct BS or RAL colour.
by IvorD
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: They Shall Not Grow Old - film
Replies: 7
Views: 617

Re: They Shall Not Grow Old - film

Watched it at the cinema in Leicester at High Cross.
If you get the chance to see it on the big screen, do so. Probably one of the most thought provoking pieces of work on the Great War I think I have ever watched.
by IvorD
Mon Oct 22, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: Facebook
Replies: 12
Views: 825

Re: Facebook

I dont have a face book account. I got rid of it cos it was driving me up the blooming wall.
Life is sooooooooo much better without it!