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Bodge of the month

Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:54 am
by Jens
My SE5 was losing coolant for a while. While it was getting worse I took out the radiator today and found this:

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Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 12:59 pm
by Jens
Fixed

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Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 12:59 pm
by Alan SS1
I'd say that was very neatly done!!! :D

but obviously not 'quite' water tight :wink:

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Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 5:56 pm
by Old and Slow
The chap wot did that put money on it not leaking again... :)

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Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:58 pm
by cannonball
A sound engineering job but it's a 1933 penny. :D

Bodge of the month

Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 9:56 pm
by philhoward
cannonball wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:58 pm
A sound engineering job but it's a 1933 penny. :D
Better copper content - should solder well :lol:

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Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:20 pm
by ScimiTom
Quite frankly, I don't care tuppence for that handiwork... :lol:

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Posted: Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:27 am
by Rattling
philhoward wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 9:56 pm
cannonball wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:58 pm
A sound engineering job but it's a 1933 penny. :D
Better copper content - should solder well :lol:
That's old money versus new then :D :D

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Posted: Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:31 am
by philhoward
To be fair, a "new" tuppence probably wouldn't cover the hole. Save them for emergency core plug repairs instead :mrgreen:

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Posted: Fri Jul 26, 2019 12:37 pm
by Alan SS1
philhoward wrote:
Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:31 am
To be fair, a "new" tuppence probably wouldn't cover the hole. Save them for emergency core plug repairs instead :mrgreen:
I prefer the proper copper versions as 'penny washers' for attaching mud-flaps / body work etc