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24th May 2020, 13:48
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Posted By Blues&twos

Hi all, thanks to you all for your responses! ...

Hi all, thanks to you all for your responses!
The information you've helped me uncover has been brilliant - much more than I thought I'd find, fascinating to me, but most importantly Charlie's...
Forum: Jet Blast
21st May 2020, 13:11
Replies: 102
Views: 5,383
Posted By Blues&twos

Even the manually propelled ones are horrendous...

Even the manually propelled ones are horrendous on anything but smooth tarmac. I used mine once to scoot a mile or so down the country lane to the nearest village. The vibrations nearly shook my...
20th May 2020, 20:07
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By Blues&twos

Hi again. I have found the information I was...

Hi again. I have found the information I was after. Thanks, Downwind. I will now be able to apply to the RAF for his service record, thanks to caped crusader's link.

You've both been really...
20th May 2020, 15:59
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By Blues&twos

That's great Downwind, thanks! I'll see if...

That's great Downwind, thanks!

I'll see if I can find anything when I get home, brilliant!
20th May 2020, 14:32
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By Blues&twos

caped crusader - thanks very much for your quick...

caped crusader - thanks very much for your quick response! You are right, he is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery. My nan and my aunt used to visit the grave every few years.
I managed to...
20th May 2020, 13:35
Replies: 11
Views: 1,073
Posted By Blues&twos

100 Squadron - WW2 Lancs

Hi, whilst I have been frequenting PPRuNe for years, I haven't posted in this bit before.

I'm trying to find out a bit of operational history for Lancaster ND785, which exploded in mid air, having...
Forum: Jet Blast
19th May 2020, 18:59
Replies: 32
Views: 2,490
Posted By Blues&twos

The last time I did any agricultural work was in...

The last time I did any agricultural work was in the early 1990s, in Norfolk, UK. The hours were long, the work was tedious and repetitive, the conditions were terrible (probably illegal - no first...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th May 2020, 21:28
Replies: 61
Views: 4,059
Posted By Blues&twos

I have a small, newish LED Lenser. The end cap in...

I have a small, newish LED Lenser. The end cap in that requires quite a sustained heavy torque (by hand) to get it open, so I imagine a corroded one might be impossible.
i'd be looking for a strap...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th May 2020, 21:45
Replies: 7,889
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Posted By Blues&twos

i'm sure they would, but I'm also pretty sure...

i'm sure they would, but I'm also pretty sure they wouldn't want to upset the relatively harmonious and clearly successful team dynamics they've managed to build up. For all his charm and humour off...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th May 2020, 15:38
Replies: 7,889
Views: 3,273,962
Posted By Blues&twos

Would Mercedes want the pain associated with...

Would Mercedes want the pain associated with attempting to manage two drivers who are proper contenders for the championship, again?

Lewis would certainly expect to be No. 1 driver, and Seb...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th May 2020, 14:40
Replies: 102
Views: 5,383
Posted By Blues&twos

Not everyone has home insurance. It is not...

Not everyone has home insurance. It is not compulsory, for example, if you rent a property rather than owning it or having a mortgage on one.
Sensible to have contents insurance, but not compulsory....
Forum: Jet Blast
16th May 2020, 09:59
Replies: 102
Views: 5,383
Posted By Blues&twos

I believe that they are illegal to use on public...

I believe that they are illegal to use on public roads (being seen as a motorised vehicle they would require registration/tax and so on) and also illegal to use on footpaths.

Expensive white...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th May 2020, 08:12
Replies: 62
Views: 3,311
Posted By Blues&twos

The Shackleton story is astonishing, all the more...

The Shackleton story is astonishing, all the more so because of when it happened.

The Operation Mincemeat book by Ben Macintyre (and the documentary) hold a special.place in my heart because my...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th May 2020, 09:45
Replies: 21
Views: 3,177
Posted By Blues&twos

I liked this bit "In a statement, the...

I liked this bit

"In a statement, the airline said: "In light of the unexpectedly high loads on the Belfast London Heathrow service this morning and the level of demand for the route, Aer Lingus...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Apr 2020, 14:06
Replies: 103
Views: 6,715
Posted By Blues&twos

I don't like the clapping. The first time it was...

I don't like the clapping. The first time it was a great gesture from everyone to express gratitude, but now there seems to be moral pressure from all and sundry to do it.
I feel it's a bit like the...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Apr 2020, 09:24
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Blues&twos

I think we got that from your original post GQ. ...

I think we got that from your original post GQ.

​​​​However, it's not essential. Simple.

Only a few people can still spread infection, and at an alarming rate, how do you think it started in...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Apr 2020, 18:14
Replies: 58
Views: 4,199
Posted By Blues&twos

Essential journeys. Going to church - not...

Essential journeys.
Going to church - not essential.
And don't give me that 'spiritual and mental health' non--argument. My mental health, and that of many millions, would be significantly improved...
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Apr 2020, 08:47
Replies: 7,153
Views: 593,672
Posted By Blues&twos

It's about time people realised that only 4% of...

It's about time people realised that only 4% of the population has had it and that if you are under 60 its not a really dangerous disease. (94% of deaths to date in the UK are in the over 60's)
...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Apr 2020, 22:51
Replies: 7,153
Views: 593,672
Posted By Blues&twos

Bloody hell. Just been listening to Trump's press...

Bloody hell. Just been listening to Trump's press briefing, broadcast live.
It's just rambling, incoherent, superlative strewn generalities. Bizarre.
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Forum: Jet Blast
7th Apr 2020, 14:57
Replies: 22
Views: 2,155
Posted By Blues&twos

Yes, but with the media constantly banging on...

Yes, but with the media constantly banging on about people not having clear guidance (although they obviously have), a single consistent message has now gone out to every household.
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Apr 2020, 10:44
Replies: 7,153
Views: 593,672
Posted By Blues&twos

Krismiler - Apart from the ones staffing our...

Krismiler - Apart from the ones staffing our hospitals, working in the emergency services, teaching, keeping the utilities running, providing food

etc etc

What have Romans ever done for us?
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Mar 2020, 14:57
Replies: 7,153
Views: 593,672
Posted By Blues&twos

For micro-organisms which can't multiply outside...

For micro-organisms which can't multiply outside a host cell and which some scientists don't even consider 'alive', viruses are amazingly successful.
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Mar 2020, 14:09
Replies: 7,153
Views: 593,672
Posted By Blues&twos

It's certainly a tactic I would be using if I was...

It's certainly a tactic I would be using if I was in charge of tackling this pandemic.
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Mar 2020, 13:54
Replies: 7,153
Views: 593,672
Posted By Blues&twos

BehindBlueEyes - it's because for most people,...

BehindBlueEyes - it's because for most people, only mild symptoms are experienced - if any. Statistically, you'd be unlucky to be infected and experience serious complications.
Forum: Jet Blast
27th Mar 2020, 13:49
Replies: 7,153
Views: 593,672
Posted By Blues&twos

ATNotts - I too don't understand, after weeks of...

ATNotts - I too don't understand, after weeks of telling the population to only come out when absolutely essential and to keep away from others, how they are then actively encouraged to open their...
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