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by vanman
Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Travel sickness?
Replies: 21
Views: 792

Re: Travel sickness?

One before the last R09. I did her last Commission 65 to 66 on 803 Squadron Scimitars. Must of been the last of the wooden hulled ones. I only remember Buccaneers, Gannetts, Seavixens and Sopwith pups. My seasickness probably around the same time as Riks mum was suffering from morning sickness. Mmm...
by vanman
Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Travel sickness?
Replies: 21
Views: 792

Re: Travel sickness?

AndyP wrote:
vanman wrote:
AndyP wrote:Hello sailor! The Hermes used to do the same :vomit:


Quite.
I only had 9 months to get used to it in my 'Mick' :headbang:
I dont know about you?

:cheers:


A 'Mick' which Ark Royal were you on? Jees we all had bunks. Then again we weren't part timers. :D
by vanman
Fri Oct 13, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Audi ad.
Replies: 4
Views: 277

New Audi ad.

Made me laugh out loud. Clowns everywhere (not in the Audi though?) Good lesson for any of us out there though.......
by vanman
Fri Oct 13, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Travel sickness?
Replies: 21
Views: 792

Re: Travel sickness?

I have never really believed in "Car Sickness". I knew that in the past some of my Rally co drivers used to get it when looking down at the map or notes. I always found that it was more of a symptom of the drivers use of the controls. The worst was a guy with a new Company Mitsubishi and ...
by vanman
Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Flat bottomed steering wheels - why??
Replies: 66
Views: 2517

Re: Flat bottomed steering wheels - why??

Austin allaggro blues perhaps, but I doubt if anyone has the blues for that feat of engineering, so must be the burger/coffee lap space.
by vanman
Wed Sep 06, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: BRAKE - good news and bad news?
Replies: 38
Views: 2112

Re: BRAKE - good news and bad news?

Strangely Brown wrote:Would new signs on rural roads help?

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Afraid it would take toooooo long for some to work it out :(
by vanman
Mon Aug 21, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Dodgy precedent?
Replies: 15
Views: 1406

Re: Dodgy precedent?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-40996609/motorists-using-dash-cams-to-inform-on-dodgy-drivers Thin end of the wedge? How long before they're swamped with complaints about perfectly ok driving that someone has taken exception to? Not long, It'll be the 40 in a national lot with a dash cam for anyone...
by vanman
Fri Aug 18, 2017 1:22 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Lane closure due to roadworks
Replies: 24
Views: 1032

Re: Lane closure due to roadworks

Ants relative to their size can move a lot quicker than we can in our ruddy cars, with or without lanes. Darwin was right we came from apes, ants obviously come from a higher order..
by vanman
Sun Oct 09, 2016 7:38 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Driving Day/Berkshire/Saturday 29th October 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 530

Re: Driving Day/Berkshire/Saturday 29th October 2016

Hi folks anybody there?? Got 5 confirmed and 5 possibles booked so far, enough to run with but...come on this summer has been very dull, possibly because of some adverse comments on the forum/s (non-bastardum carborundum)

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