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Forum: Jet Blast
16th Feb 2021, 11:17
Replies: 370
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Views: 54,008
Posted By radeng

Radio 4 seems to have more adverts - ok,...

Radio 4 seems to have more adverts - ok, 'trailers' for BBC programmes - than Classic FM does with paid commercial adverts. The other really annoying thing is to be told the names of the producer,...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Feb 2021, 22:52
Replies: 296
Views: 56,602
Posted By radeng

Secret hidden circles of antennas? They have been...

Secret hidden circles of antennas? They have been around for probably longer than I have been alive - those were (are) Wullenweber HF Direction Finding Arrays, be written up several times in the...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Feb 2021, 10:52
Replies: 296
Views: 56,602
Posted By radeng

I suspect that there is a lot more behind this...

I suspect that there is a lot more behind this than will ever be public - at least in the lifetime of any current Ppruner. Probably more than the FCO or MoD will ever know, either
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Feb 2021, 10:48
Replies: 267
Views: 16,444
Posted By radeng

Bright sunny cold - minus 1 - day here. No snow,...

Bright sunny cold - minus 1 - day here. No snow, had about 7mm a couple of weeks ago. Also had a heavy snow fall one afternoon that didn't settle, because the ground was too warm for it. Hope it...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Feb 2021, 16:32
Replies: 38
Views: 2,731
Posted By radeng

The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment...

The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive can lead to some pretty nasty stuff going in the WEEE skip in the dumps. This can include WW2 equipment with meters and gauges that had...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Feb 2021, 00:09
Replies: 664
Views: 136,801
Posted By radeng

is it an offence to accuse the scammer of being...

is it an offence to accuse the scammer of being a homosexual child molester who you wish to die in agony from AIDS and other STDs|? And for all his relations t suffer the same fate?
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Feb 2021, 15:23
Replies: 144
Views: 18,515
Posted By radeng

Admittedly, Locke by choice was an 'up and over'...

Admittedly, Locke by choice was an 'up and over' man, although he built the Woodhead tunnel. In today's money, that cost £27 million, or £9 million/mile. How much a mile has Crossrail cost so far?...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Feb 2021, 14:39
Replies: 296
Views: 56,602
Posted By radeng

Much earlier on in this thread, I questioned if...

Much earlier on in this thread, I questioned if she was 'just a housewife'. Especially if she was doing extremely sensitive work, the US may well have not trusted the information to not leak if she...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Feb 2021, 11:36
Replies: 144
Views: 18,515
Posted By radeng

Could anyone tell me what is today's equivalent...

Could anyone tell me what is today's equivalent to £20,000 in 1850? That was the average cost per mile that Joseph Locke aimed at for building a railway back then.
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Feb 2021, 11:29
Replies: 296
Views: 56,602
Posted By radeng

All depends on how you define 'spy'.

All depends on how you define 'spy'.
Forum: Jet Blast
1st Feb 2021, 13:21
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By radeng

No cows means no milk or cream - and if we force...

No cows means no milk or cream - and if we force everyone to a vegetarian diet - which seems to be what they are suggesting - then more land is needed under cultivation. But if it's all covered with...
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Jan 2021, 13:31
Replies: 92
Views: 8,109
Posted By radeng

At the Cambridge end, the Mullard Radio Astronomy...

At the Cambridge end, the Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory occupies a significant chunk of the land.
21st Jan 2021, 22:43
Replies: 295
Views: 69,494
Posted By radeng

As a civvy, I find the use of 'Captain' by...

As a civvy, I find the use of 'Captain' by retried airline pilots - and I've come across a few of them who do - rather pretentious, say the least. I don't use 'Senior Member IEEE, except in...
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Jan 2021, 12:37
Replies: 265
Views: 23,480
Posted By radeng

How many geo-stationary orbital slots are left...

How many geo-stationary orbital slots are left unoccupied that could allow pan European coverage?
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Jan 2021, 10:38
Replies: 65
Views: 5,612
Posted By radeng

Tramontana, Don't also forget the radio...

Tramontana,

Don't also forget the radio amateurs provided the Radio Security Service (later part of MI9) with a network of people listening to all sorts of traffic. The RSS was set up prior to...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Jan 2021, 16:01
Replies: 65
Views: 5,612
Posted By radeng

tramontana Not quite the same. There were...

tramontana


Not quite the same. There were different models of the R1155 and T1154: for marine use, vessels had the T1154L and R1155N or N (The difference between L and N was one had a steel...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Jan 2021, 23:15
Replies: 1,630
Views: 239,226
Posted By radeng

I do wonder if at least part of the reason for...

I do wonder if at least part of the reason for refusing bail was because that they were not sure that when out of custody, he wouldn't commit suicide. if he is deported, they need to be very careful...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jan 2021, 23:08
Replies: 1,630
Views: 239,226
Posted By radeng

The easy answer is to deport him to Australia,...

The easy answer is to deport him to Australia, after checking with any place he may stop off en route that he will not be arrested. Or f not, that taken in charge by Embassy personell, he is s...
Forum: Jet Blast
4th Jan 2021, 12:52
Replies: 33
Views: 3,305
Posted By radeng

We inherited a cat with the house - the owners...

We inherited a cat with the house - the owners were going back to Canada. A 3 year old pure bred Brown Burmese. She had to be euthanised in 1999 at age 18 - she had cancer. We got two Chocolate...
Forum: Jet Blast
29th Dec 2020, 16:21
Replies: 74
Views: 6,089
Posted By radeng

Naturally! He was an engineer and not a historian...

Naturally! He was an engineer and not a historian or classicist unlike the traitors were in spite of degree from Oxford!
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Dec 2020, 11:47
Replies: 64
Views: 4,967
Posted By radeng

Charlie Golf, Personally, I never liked ANY...

Charlie Golf,

Personally, I never liked ANY of the Beatles or any other pop stuff of the 60s and later.....
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Dec 2020, 11:45
Replies: 81
Views: 5,464
Posted By radeng

My hand writing has definitely deteriorated with...

My hand writing has definitely deteriorated with age, and so has my memory for spelling. The advent of word processing hasn't helped, and I could never understand why with engineering time charged at...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Dec 2020, 13:19
Replies: 34
Views: 2,849
Posted By radeng

It does seem that for really stiff sentence, get...

It does seem that for really stiff sentence, get convicted of defrauding HMRC!
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Dec 2020, 16:13
Replies: 34
Views: 2,849
Posted By radeng

About 20 or so years ago, I was driving to work...

About 20 or so years ago, I was driving to work when a guy came out of a shop, got into his 4 WD and started driving off- with two spaniels attached by leads to his tow bar. I overtook him, sounding...
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Dec 2020, 21:54
Replies: 144
Views: 18,515
Posted By radeng

Mr Mac, The problem was that by the...

Mr Mac,



The problem was that by the 1990s, it was too late. One cannot help but suspect that because that line was all in the London Midland Area, ruled by ex LMS, people, anything that wasn't...
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