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by Renegadenemo
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1090
Views: 508726

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Did he name it after you, Rich? :lol:
by Renegadenemo
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!
Replies: 48
Views: 3818

Re: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!

No problem returning their property but they want to borrow ours too so we need it written down.
by Renegadenemo
Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!
Replies: 48
Views: 3818

Re: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!


This sucks
It certainly does but what is impossible to fathom is just how all the bluster was supposed to have us put the whole shebang on a wagon and wave it goodbye without finalising the deal. It's just going to have to take as long as it takes.
by Renegadenemo
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 877
Views: 422048

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

I was also very fortunate that I was allowed to photograph and measure the wreck in detail resulting in a model that Bill says is the best he has seen.
And it still is. I'm yet to see a better one.
by Renegadenemo
Thu Feb 13, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread
Replies: 147
Views: 93153

Re: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread

It's a good dive in about 80ft and usually good viz too.
by Renegadenemo
Wed Feb 12, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread
Replies: 147
Views: 93153

Re: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread

Suspect the ship in the pic with the lady with the pram is the Pandora.
Have a good sidescan shot of Unity somewhere.
by Renegadenemo
Tue Feb 11, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 915
Views: 438790

Re: Technical Talk

In many cases, the old metal needed straightening first and I can remember how seemingly hopeless pieces of severely crumpled metal were patiently unfolded so the maximum amount of original material could be retained. That's what took all the time. The parts we had to build from scratch took no tim...
by Renegadenemo
Sun Feb 09, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 915
Views: 438790

Re: Technical Talk

My favourite was always Progress 17. Whether it was the music or it being the first time the boat was seen largely intact it always had twice or three times as many views as all the other videos. Definitely the best one. But, as Rich says, putting the paint on was quite a moment and a milestone. Bit...
by Renegadenemo
Thu Jan 30, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!
Replies: 48
Views: 3818

Re: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!

Surely the logical conclusion has to be that the later document somehow affects the earlier one in a way that they don't want to reveal. That seems to stack up in theory at least, yes?
by Renegadenemo
Thu Jan 30, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!
Replies: 48
Views: 3818

Re: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!

There's been no deflection. The earlier documents have been out for days and we've mostly watched from the sidelines.
No, this is something new for you to investigate.