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Forum: Events 27-07-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,005
Posted By delbouy
Re: Welland!!

Unfortunately itís the same weekend as the local rally at Bacconic house.
One year I will get there, but not this year.
We will catch up at some point Mr Druid.

Will need to sort out a van to...
Forum: General Business Issues 13-03-2018, 02:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,297
Posted By delbouy
Re: Charges for workshop radios

We have had them up the farm a couple of times.
Every one of use has told them to Fó- off.

Thereís only one establishment up there that has employees unafficaly, the rest are all one man on there...
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-03-2018, 02:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,117
Posted By delbouy
Re: New addition to me Jcb 3c11

Looks like you got the proper old style grading bucket with her too.
Did you get any flat bottom buckets with her?.
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-03-2018, 02:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,117
Posted By delbouy
Re: New addition to me Jcb 3c11

Next time Iím up with Rory Iíll make a point of looking to see what glass is left on that old scrap machine in the field.
Think Iím going up on Wednesday.
The cabs well past it, but thereís more...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 27-01-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,939
Posted By delbouy
Old ways are best

Doing things the old fashioned way, who needs hydraulics anyway.
Forum: Construction Equipment 22-01-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,363
Posted By delbouy
Re: SW Muckshifting (Very) Ltd

Thatís a fine looking paint job done there with a 2Ē paint brush, and well thick paint too ď like tar evenĒ.
Forum: Innovations and New Technology 22-01-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,675
Posted By delbouy
Re: I want one !!!!!

Looks like something out of James Bond film.
Not for me, I like my feet firmly on the ground.

One of them tracked wheelchairs would be more my thing.
Forum: Useful Technical Info and Reference Documents 14-10-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 26,482
Posted By delbouy
Re: Hand tools

The guard off of any grinder should fit, as most of them are a universal size,
It's the speed on the motor that's the important bit, making sure the speed rating on the disc is higher the that of...
Forum: Construction Equipment 12-10-2017, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1,454
Views: 210,987
Posted By delbouy
Re: Here we go again - Takeuchi TB175.

They had the A team on the job for that one mate!.
Forum: Construction Equipment 12-10-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,506
Posted By delbouy
Re: Thoughts on these fuel tanks?

Sound daft, but Lidl do a 12volt transfer pump in there specials, I bought one just to see how good/bad they where.
I must say fir the £12 I payed for it, I'm not complaining at all..

It's not...
Forum: Construction Equipment 28-09-2017, 09:31 PM
Replies: 1,454
Views: 210,987
Posted By delbouy
Re: Here we go again - Takeuchi TB175.

Looks a bit different then when I saw it on Tuesday Rory,
Did the water back up much by morning?.
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 22-08-2017, 08:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,826
Posted By delbouy
Re: Great Dorset Steam Fair

Unfortunately I will be in the real ale tent watching Dr Busker Thursday Friday and Saturday.
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 21-08-2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,826
Posted By delbouy
Great Dorset Steam Fair

Any one at Dorset this year?.
We have arrived and caravan all set up, would be nice to catch up with someone whilst I'm here.
Mog, you got your van here this year?.
Forum: Construction Equipment 14-08-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,564
Posted By delbouy
Re: Coles iron fairy crane

As far as I'm aware, that Iron Fairy over Plymstock is still for sale for restoration.
I think it's got a Ford D series engine in it.
Forum: Industry Chat 11-08-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,191
Posted By delbouy
Re: Citb ..... Omg .... !!!!!

That's the trouble with us Brits, we go every where around the world and expect them to speak to us in English.

Cyprus, my mum n dad bought a flat out in Cyprus, I've been over there several...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 11-08-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,491
Posted By delbouy
Re: Vivaro vans

Found out what the problem was in the end,
Broken wire at the plug on the cam sensor, cut the wire back, replaced the plug and away we go.

Sold the bloody van now before something else goes wrong...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 11-08-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,586
Posted By delbouy
Re: Are we busy?

Will take a photo of it finished in place later.
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 11-08-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,586
Posted By delbouy
Re: Are we busy?

Job I did last month, for my mate dads house.
Made from the old door frames I ripped out when I was working for the council replacing doors and windows.
All the timber would have been skipped and...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 11-08-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,586
Posted By delbouy
Re: Are we busy?

Hopefully that's some photos of the ramp being mest around with.
Forum: Industry Chat 11-08-2017, 09:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,191
Posted By delbouy
Re: Citb ..... Omg .... !!!!!

When you moved over to France, did you buy a house out there to live in?.
I like France very much, been there a few times Normandy mostly.
Did you find it hard to get along with the locals, friends...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 10-08-2017, 11:42 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,586
Posted By delbouy
Re: Are we busy?

I get some different jobs that's for sure, I don't really think about taking photos as not sure they would be of interest to anyone.

Renovation of my old 2 post lift this week, and boy was that...
Forum: Industry Chat 10-08-2017, 11:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,191
Posted By delbouy
Re: Citb ..... Omg .... !!!!!

And I would like to say , good on you. And you are a very welcome member of the community.
How ever you are in the minority as an immigrant as the majority come to this country and hold there hands...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 10-08-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,586
Posted By delbouy
Re: Are we busy?

Not really been that busy of late.
I don think most of my jobs would be of much interest to you all.
Done a shop fit on a local butcher last month.
Don't think it's the sort of thing you lot are...
Forum: Industry Chat 05-08-2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,191
Posted By delbouy
Re: Citb ..... Omg .... !!!!!

That's the trouble with this fine country of ours, the education system is geared up to academics.
They keep drumming into kids that they need all these A levels and GCSEs to get a good job,
They...
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-07-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 899
Posted By delbouy
Re: plasma cutter

We where having the same conversation the other week , Druid and I.
My little Cut 50 plasma cutter/tig/arc, Mr Druid was cringing at,
I seem to remember the words " cheap Chinese crap".

It seems...
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