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by Gareth Hayes2
Sat Oct 20, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bute - 30 days on (and counting)
Replies: 20
Views: 2156

Re: Bute - 30 days on (and counting)

Would it be fair to describe the Bute trials as a stunning success? Taking K7’s “temperamental” reputation into account, she did everything asked of her. She floated,planed,ran at speed,basically a total vindication of all your hard work. And the welcome you received from the locals, could not have ...
by Gareth Hayes2
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Nomadic, Titanic & other historic vessels
Replies: 491
Views: 117493

Re: Nomadic, Titanic & other historic vessels

Richie wrote:
Thu Sep 27, 2018 9:53 pm
Titanic 2 has started again.....for now

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/uk-engla ... e-45663941
Am I being overly cynical in thinking that Titanic 2 is about as likely to take the open seas, as the original Titanic is?
by Gareth Hayes2
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 1051
Views: 211148

Re: Technical Talk

Thanks for clearing up the enquiry gentlemen. E en if it did show me up as something of an idiot. As the articles responsible for the splashes weren’t at all what I thought they were
by Gareth Hayes2
Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 1051
Views: 211148

Re: Technical Talk

Note: if this topic upsets or offends anyone, please delete I was looking through some of the crash footage earlier today (yes I am that sad). When I saw something puzzling & intriguing. Just after the large splash of Bluebird entering the water, there were two smaller splashes. It doesn’t take a ge...
by Gareth Hayes2
Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2909
Views: 523445

Re: Pic of the Day

Today’s pic (13/6/18) is v I impressive. It looks though all she needs is an engine (always important lol!), a cockpit,& the lady’s ready for another crack at the world record. There’s probably much more to do, that a total ignoramus like me couldn’t possibly understand. But nevertheless, stirling w...
by Gareth Hayes2
Sun May 14, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2909
Views: 523445

Re: Pic of the Day

Love the contrasting "then & now" theme of the most recent pics. Shows the hard work you good people have done in full detail. And as for the contrast between them & now? No comparison really, you guys (&girls) are bringing a legend back to life