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by mark-f
Fri Sep 01, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2695
Views: 305952

Re: Pic of the Day

"Developed in the mid 1990’s, 7068 alloy was designed as a higher strength alternative to 7075 for ordnance applications".

https://www.smithmetal.com/7068.htm
by mark-f
Wed Mar 01, 2017 11:40 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Quicksilver
Replies: 769
Views: 146851

Re: Quicksilver

That new web site is a huge improvement on the last, it tells anyone visiting FAR MORE about the project than ever before.

I hope it brings in more interest & cash.
by mark-f
Fri Jan 13, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Collectable Things
Replies: 39
Views: 8213

Re: Collectable Things

A real bargain!

Looks like a good one to me.
by mark-f
Mon Nov 07, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Quicksilver
Replies: 769
Views: 146851

Re: Quicksilver

Thanks for the reply Nigel, But I would respectfully suggest that the first item of "News" being over 3 years old gives totally the wrong impression. This is not a criticism, I know you have been working on the project for many years. But all you have to do is look to see how many people check into ...
by mark-f
Fri Nov 04, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Quicksilver
Replies: 769
Views: 146851

Re: Quicksilver

Why on the quicksilver web site is the last news update from March 2013?
by mark-f
Fri Apr 08, 2016 9:56 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Donald Campbell's Road Cars
Replies: 36
Views: 11692

Re: Donald Campbell's Road Cars

Thanks for the further info Savvy.

It sounds like it has gone the way of all things. Still, good to know the end of the story.

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by mark-f
Wed Apr 06, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2695
Views: 305952

Re: Pic of the Day

I understand that the original Bluemells wheel was lost, or is at least no available. Who supplied the beautiful replacement?
by mark-f
Wed Apr 08, 2015 9:31 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Across The Lake
Replies: 169
Views: 31692

Re: Across The Lake

As this film has been available through many unofficial Videos, DVD's & downloads for MANY YEARS it is easily arguable that it is now "in the public domain" & is therefore unlikely to have the original copyright upheld. Add to this the apparent confusion about who actually owns the rights & it just ...
by mark-f
Mon Feb 18, 2013 3:29 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: BBC Look North, Friday 15th
Replies: 19
Views: 3771

Re: BBC Look North, Friday 15th

Saw the article early Sunday Morning on BBC one. Was very impressed both by progress & the coverage obtained.

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by mark-f
Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:12 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Sky Tyne & Wear
Replies: 12
Views: 3239

Re: Sky Tyne & Wear

Sooty & Sweep.

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