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by sbt
Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:13 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Dead Metal
Replies: 109
Views: 94632

Re: Dead Metal

Just seen on a rail related forum that the National Railway Museum plan is to return Mallard to steam for a period starting around 2036 so she is mobile for the 100th anniversary of her record. I cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information but apparently it is in the long term plan that the NRM...
by sbt
Tue Nov 20, 2012 5:00 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Barracuda Project
Replies: 218
Views: 173525

Re: broken Barracuda Project

A really really long shot, but perhaps EADS could be persuaded to release a bit of sponsorship money... ... rator-uav/
by sbt
Tue Nov 20, 2012 4:54 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: The Bluebird K3 Thread
Replies: 41
Views: 33685

Re: The Bluebird K3 Thread

Have any plans been considered for getting K3 and K7 together, even if only on dry land? For example, it would be wonderful if K3 could be on hand during K7 proving runs. I realise that its entirely up to the teams involved, but, as I say, it would be nice. Maybe a combined road visit to Beaulieu to...
by sbt
Tue Nov 20, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: BBP Diary
Replies: 363
Views: 318422

Re: BBP Diary

Renegadenemo wrote:
To paraphrase John Milton: They also serve, who only click "Donate".
Have no fear - you are not forgotten :D

All those donations are what keep us going and without them we'd be finished.
An RNLI Coxwain once said something like: 'Every Rescue begins at the collecting tin'