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by f1steveuk
Sat Dec 06, 2008 4:43 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Out of this World.......
Replies: 46
Views: 30161

Re: Out of this World.......

Having stuck the corps recording through no end of software and Avids, I'm sticking with what I qouted in Leap into Legend, word for word!!! The only part I have any curiousity with is the word Donald was about to use, then changed mid sentance, but not having a copy of my own book, I can't remember...
by f1steveuk
Wed Dec 03, 2008 11:28 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 910
Views: 361099

Re: Tech Talk

The baffle theory is the most likely, although I recall Ken saying that the amount of water that could get in was minimal, and was usually "shot out" as he put it, by the acceleration, but it would ba as well to stop even half a pint shooting down to the tail and building up there, although again it...
by f1steveuk
Mon Dec 01, 2008 7:45 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 910
Views: 361099

Re: Welcome

Steady Mike, you'll be suggesting next K7 had a sister ship, and it was this that really sank for insurance purposes..................... It does seem strange, because these bulkheads aren't going to lend torsional strength, so perhaps just there in case they needed to mount bits on, fuse boxes, rel...
by f1steveuk
Mon Dec 01, 2008 4:04 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Technical Talk
Replies: 910
Views: 361099

Tech Talk

Thought I should poke my nose in!! So let's get stuck in, about this copyright issue, no. sorry

These mysterious bulkheads, could they be the remains of the water tanks, fitted in order to adjust the trim when first built, but cut away in part as "NLR"?