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by polo
Mon Jan 26, 2015 7:02 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 890826

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Thanks for that !
by polo
Sat Jan 24, 2015 8:28 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 890826

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Been told its not Colin's boat either.
I have bent the ear of the person giving me the info and told him to check into it for me.
Best of luck for your testing Dave I hope all goes well for you !
by polo
Thu Jan 22, 2015 5:33 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 890826

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

I've just heard a rumour that there is a WWSR boat in Australia that is nearly built that is up for sale. I know it's not the the Warby boat so could it be the Colin Johns boat ? Can anyone shed light on this or is it just rumour?
by polo
Thu Jan 22, 2015 5:15 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Can anyone Identify this part please ?
Replies: 14
Views: 17723

Re: Can anyone Identify this part please ?

Mike, Can you say how big the piece of the nose that is missing. if there is anything left of the nose and if / how the badge was removed. The questions are because I know a diver who went onto BB with the express intention of removing certain items, one of which was the nose badge. The other wasn't...
by polo
Sat Jan 03, 2015 8:27 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 1755258

Re: Pic of the Day

Mike, you're too close to it ! What everyone sees is a very crumpled boat that's been resurrected and very very close to being complete and ready to run again, something that everyone wants to see with a passion ! The Politicians have done everything to remove pride in our country and will continue ...
by polo
Thu Jan 01, 2015 7:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2374
Views: 1755258

Re: Pic of the Day

One Fantastic Pic of the day !.
It is a credit to the BBP how you've got it to this stage , Well Done ! !
I like the 'addition' to the tail fin though, the camera angle and the shutters makes it look like you've added a horizontal fin ala SOA to it.
by polo
Sun Dec 14, 2014 8:48 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Barracuda Project
Replies: 218
Views: 193670

Re: The Barracuda Project

surprised that no one has been in touch re all this, they know the Hoo Har this has caused
by polo
Thu Dec 11, 2014 10:58 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread
Replies: 173
Views: 214503

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

There is a cheat for upside down buoyancy. Put ankle weights on, they're a pain in the neck and when you get to depth they flap about and get you stuck on things or slip onto your fins stopping you finning properly. Put lead in the bottom of your boots. Use flat roofing lead cut to your foot shape, ...
by polo
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Barracuda Project
Replies: 218
Views: 193670

Re: The Barracuda Project

Just been on the RNAS yeovilton website. It's still bragging that the Barra is still with the BBP. Perhaps a phone call to them to have it removed ?
by polo
Sun Nov 30, 2014 5:30 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1105
Views: 890826

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Just seen a photo of Glenn Leashers crash for sale on ebay.
Ye gods no wonder he didn't survive, there's bits of the car all over the show !