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Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 5th May 2022, 07:00
Replies: 524
Views: 121,244
Posted By Mister Towed
Ha ha! I bet someone already has that number on...

Ha ha! I bet someone already has that number on their truck, and WNK 3R on their BMW X6 (surely the ugliest car design since Walter White's Aztec).
Forum: General chatter 5th May 2022, 06:55
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By Mister Towed
Great footage and a beautiful location, but I...

Great footage and a beautiful location, but I swear I saw a Delta wing U.F.O tracking you at about two minutes in.

Or maybe it was a Millennium bug.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 4th May 2022, 07:20
Replies: 524
Views: 121,244
Posted By Mister Towed
Ah, another pet hate of mine: people who drive...

Ah, another pet hate of mine: people who drive pickup trucks as part of an 'active' lifestyle.

I can sort of understand it if you're a builder or landscape gardener and want just one vehicle for...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 3rd May 2022, 06:49
Replies: 524
Views: 121,244
Posted By Mister Towed
Nice to see you out and about again, Paul :) ...

Nice to see you out and about again, Paul :)

Your car does look like a matchbox model even when parked amongst 'small' cars like the Civic and Corsa.

Imagine what it would look like parked...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 25th April 2022, 17:57
Replies: 524
Views: 121,244
Posted By Mister Towed
Good to see you're still enjoying your car, Paul....

Good to see you're still enjoying your car, Paul. Hopefully we'll have a nice summer and you'll find the time to blow the cobwebs out more often this year :)
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 6th April 2022, 13:22
Replies: 570
Views: 257,917
Posted By Mister Towed
Thanks for the update and they do look fantastic....

Thanks for the update and they do look fantastic.

That's a lot less than I thought it would be based on what the professional telly restorers usually get charged. I have a Mk2 Spitfire waiting...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 5th April 2022, 08:09
Replies: 570
Views: 257,917
Posted By Mister Towed
Looking good, Peter, I now have a similar control...

Looking good, Peter, I now have a similar control box for the locks on my Speedster so thanks for the tip.

If you don't mind me asking, how much did it cost to have your small parts chromed?...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th February 2022, 09:18
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By Mister Towed
Some useful advice here perhaps -...

Some useful advice here perhaps - https://abetterbmw.com/what-to-do-when-your-bmw-revvs-on-its-own/
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 11th February 2022, 17:23
Replies: 570
Views: 257,917
Posted By Mister Towed
I liked it so much I've ordered one, so thanks...

I liked it so much I've ordered one, so thanks for the tip :)
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 9th February 2022, 08:56
Replies: 570
Views: 257,917
Posted By Mister Towed
I do like the look of those remote fobs. I'm...

I do like the look of those remote fobs. I'm using the same actuators for the locks in my Speedster's doors but I was going to wire them into a couple of hidden switches in the interior. Having now...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 6th February 2022, 19:27
Replies: 264
Views: 52,928
Posted By Mister Towed
Hi Paul, no more progress to report just yet as...

Hi Paul, no more progress to report just yet as I've been busy with other things recently.

Will be getting on with it soon, though...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th February 2022, 08:15
Replies: 3
Views: 330
Posted By Mister Towed
Sounds like fun. Haven't been on one myself but...

Sounds like fun. Haven't been on one myself but have been planning to do a similar road trip down to Italy to see the Mille Miglia, but plans have changed this year.

I'd go for it. I'm sure...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 2nd February 2022, 08:42
Replies: 127
Views: 28,811
Posted By Mister Towed
Yorkshireman - 14" wires with high profile tyres...

Yorkshireman - 14" wires with high profile tyres will look much better than 13's, you won't regret making the switch.

Micky - that's a nice looking example in a great colour, I like it :)
Forum: General chatter 29th January 2022, 07:54
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Mister Towed
Hi Paul, no offence taken as my intention with...

Hi Paul, no offence taken as my intention with starting this thread was to open up a debate.

I agree with what you're saying: the law is indeed intended to protect the most vulnerable road users...
Forum: General chatter 27th January 2022, 20:17
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Mister Towed
Well this is weird, the ends of the posts seem to...

Well this is weird, the ends of the posts seem to be dropping of when we hadn't finished what we were
Forum: General chatter 27th January 2022, 18:42
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Mister Towed
All the more reason to have a dashcam. I got...

All the more reason to have a dashcam. I got mine after someone swerved into me on a roundabout. He was alongside/behind in the lane to my right and his nearside front tyre hit my offside rear...
Forum: General chatter 27th January 2022, 18:15
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Mister Towed
The Highway code at least clearly states that the...

The Highway code at least clearly states that the new priorities don't remove the need for everyone to drive/ride/walk/pogo stick sensibly.

My worry is that quite a lot of the militant 'cycling...
Forum: General chatter 24th January 2022, 19:03
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Mister Towed
Thanks for sharing those youtube clips, Kon, he...

Thanks for sharing those youtube clips, Kon, he does explain things pretty well. He also clearly states where there is some severe and quite dangerous ambiguity regarding pedestrians' rights where...
Forum: General chatter 22nd January 2022, 11:19
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Mister Towed
The way I understand it is that drivers have a...

The way I understand it is that drivers have a legal obligation to look out for pedestrians but pedestrians are only advised to look out for vehicles. The details indicate that drivers need to give...
Forum: General chatter 22nd January 2022, 08:54
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Mister Towed
Highway Code Changes from 29/01/2022

I have just discovered that the UK Highway Code is changing from next Saturday, which is something that hasn't been publicised very well.

The changes aren't explained too clearly online (see...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th January 2022, 07:05
Replies: 30
Views: 1,081
Posted By Mister Towed
Okay, I'm liking your thinking on the Maserati as...

Okay, I'm liking your thinking on the Maserati as I'm quote prone to buying things just because I want to myself.

I also hadn't realised that Overfinch seem to have gone from a high performance...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th January 2022, 19:36
Replies: 30
Views: 1,081
Posted By Mister Towed
Okay, if taste is no barrier, how about one of...

Okay, if taste is no barrier, how about one of these -

https://www.overfinch.com/models/range-rover-evoque-modified-by-overfinch/
Forum: General chatter 9th January 2022, 17:54
Replies: 30
Views: 1,571
Posted By Mister Towed
I love those little three-wheelers, they're great...

I love those little three-wheelers, they're great for getting stuff delivered down the narrow back streets in Italian towns and cities and they'd definitely work for short hop deliveries in our towns...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th January 2022, 09:55
Replies: 30
Views: 1,081
Posted By Mister Towed
Ha ha, you can actually get four people sitting...

Ha ha, you can actually get four people sitting comfortably on a Sidewinder as it's three metres long. It helps in the comfort stakes if you wear padded cycling shorts.

You just have to hang on...
Forum: General chatter 9th January 2022, 09:51
Replies: 30
Views: 1,571
Posted By Mister Towed
Yep, so an 80 mile range is completely...

Yep, so an 80 mile range is completely indadequate for 99% of delivery drivers.

The issues with commercial vehicles and EV power really are weight and space. In order to put enough batteries in...
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