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by Jordangbr
Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2733
Views: 361984

Re: Pic of the Day

I think it was a graphite paint originally but I don't think it did that much for performance...
by Jordangbr
Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 898
Views: 140097

Re: Technical Talk

One thing it did demonstrate, and I don't mean this to be be in any way disrespectful to our visitors who worked like devils at whatever we tasked them with, is that it did properly show what a polished and professional team of regulars we have in the workshop. We don't have to speak - everyone kno...
by Jordangbr
Thu Oct 05, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Nomadic, Titanic & other historic vessels
Replies: 473
Views: 82467

Re: Nomadic, Titanic & other historic vessels

Hardly surprising her shape is changing considering half of her is missing.
by Jordangbr
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Bloodhound SSC/Thrust/Noble Thread
Replies: 393
Views: 79378

Re: The Bloodhound SSC/Thrust/Noble Thread

Hmmm, what happened to the huge logo on the sides for that well known Chinese car maker?
by Jordangbr
Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Project You Tube Channel & Vimeo
Replies: 231
Views: 56819

Re: Bluebird Project You Tube Channel & Vimeo

:shock: The question remains, why do you have pictures of Barry in a bikini?
by Jordangbr
Wed Jul 26, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2733
Views: 361984

Re: Pic of the Day

It holds the asymmetric scoof dragger.
by Jordangbr
Tue Jul 25, 2017 11:09 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Full Of Wind - The Sailing Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 6353

Re: Full Of Wind - The Sailing Thread

What amazed me was how very very saline the Solent is compared with elsewhere. Once the seawater had evaporated off the salt was like grit!


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by Jordangbr
Tue Jul 25, 2017 11:06 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Full Of Wind - The Sailing Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 6353

Re: Full Of Wind - The Sailing Thread

'Is that all you lads are going out in?!'
Um, yes, it's not cold.


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by Jordangbr
Tue Jul 25, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 782
Views: 125278

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

So of he sells more than ten roof bars in a day it'll topple his gyros?
by Jordangbr
Tue Jul 25, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Full Of Wind - The Sailing Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 6353

Re: Full Of Wind - The Sailing Thread

The course was set on top of the Brambles sand bank to keep us clear of the main shipping. The wind wasn't the problem it was the sea state due to being in relatively shallow water. Once we crossed into deeper water it wasn't a problem.