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Post by scimjim » Thu Sep 20, 2018 8:41 pm

Saw this on retro-rides :D

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Post by Scimher » Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:29 pm

Result of a front end impact, I presume...



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Post by Old and Slow » Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:01 pm

Rat-look in extremis?


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Post by Oaksey » Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:12 pm

Now that is cool 8)


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Post by ScimiTom » Sat Sep 22, 2018 11:07 pm

Oaksey wrote:
Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:12 pm
Now that is cool 8)
Ooh-err... I'd have to disagree with you there, Josh! There's something a little too reminiscent of barnacles on a whale for my liking!


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Post by demonbluedays » Sun Sep 23, 2018 2:10 am

1. That's painful to see on a GTE

2. 5 posts and I can make two dirty jokes...especially the last one :mrgreen:


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Post by cannonball » Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:54 am

It will be ok with a bit of T cut.



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Post by MikeyBikey » Sun Sep 23, 2018 9:09 am

I quite like it.


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Post by *JP* » Sun Sep 23, 2018 9:49 am

Oaksey wrote:
Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:12 pm
Now that is cool 8)
So will you be taking a sledgehammer to the front of your 5A and then riveting it back together? :wink:



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Post by Terry H » Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:14 am

I like it too, very Mad Max. There's a lot of work in that. Better than anything you'll see in the Tate Gallery.
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Post by Oaksey » Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:43 am

*JP* wrote:
Sun Sep 23, 2018 9:49 am
Oaksey wrote:
Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:12 pm
Now that is cool 8)
So will you be taking a sledgehammer to the front of your 5A and then riveting it back together? :wink:
No need, a previous owner beat me to it :roll:


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