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by pmc
Fri Apr 07, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 310615

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Ah. Right. It's supposed to be pointy. My bad. Dunno why I thought otherwise, but the picture still looks surprising to me.

Had to look up toffee hammer. One of these might do:
bluehammer.jpg

(cribbed from an expired ebay.ie listing)
by pmc
Wed Apr 05, 2017 6:19 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 310615

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

...and a little pointy at the top of the flute, no?
by pmc
Thu Jan 05, 2017 4:48 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 310615

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

If that silver band across the pointy end represents a windscreen, then that would give some idea of scale.

A fast wing-in-ground-effect vehicle?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ground_effect_vehicle
by pmc
Fri Jun 10, 2016 9:32 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Project You Tube Channel & Vimeo
Replies: 288
Views: 131143

Re: Bluebird Project You Tube Channel

!.

Just: !.

Even on a piddly-sized mobile device. ;)
by pmc
Wed May 25, 2016 9:06 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2974
Views: 804787

Re: Pic of the Day

Is it my imagination, or is the Orpheus jetpipe suffering from a slight droop? (Cue a host of Viagra jokes....) Seriously, it looks like a rather lengthy component to be left unsupported and there appears to be a stress ridge forming in the first section of the jet pipe immediately behind the turbi...
by pmc
Thu Feb 11, 2016 11:48 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2974
Views: 804787

Re: Pic of the Day

Dreadful dilemma! There must be a better way...

If only there were something like...
EC130-A-f.jpg
...then we'd have the best of both!
:D
by pmc
Thu Feb 11, 2016 11:56 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2974
Views: 804787

Re: Pic of the Day

by pmc
Thu Feb 11, 2016 10:20 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2974
Views: 804787

Re: Pic of the Day

Make that extra ??s. The plot thickens... and becomes less relevant. So please feel free to stop reading. Now that I look again on a proper computer display, there is nothing to see. :? But when viewing the same picture on my phone, as earlier today, I expand the image and pan around to see detail o...
by pmc
Wed Feb 10, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2974
Views: 804787

Re: Pic of the Day

?.
Today's pic looks like a lesson in JPEG for anyone who took the time to investigate. Expand the pic look at the red stuff.
JPEG figures that red, being not blue, isn't relevant to the subject?
by pmc
Sun Jul 05, 2015 2:02 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!
Replies: 1262
Views: 379397

Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Paging Mr. Macknight...

Mr. Macknight, you have a call on the blue phone.