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  1. Lucky13

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    Does anyone have problems connecting to eBay?
    Everything else work fine, but eBay..... :(
     
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    Sketchy as of midnight, my time.

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    Working fine now.
     
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    No problem here old boy. But then, I've only just got internet connection back, since 23.00 hrs last night! (see "Question for today"!!!).
     
  5. Lucky13

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    Much obliged gentlemen! Have a snifter or two, why don't yous....
    Seem to be working again now....fingers crossed!
     
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    none here................ aren't you the lucky one tho..... you'll just have to hang on to your cash a little longer mate!
     
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    Long enough to buy USS Yorktown, which I have plans for!!! :evil4:
     
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    Wise words William.

    I'm trying to get together a Merlin piece by piece on ebay and.... not having much luck.
     
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    Saw a Merlin block on the bay about a week ago John - didn't notice the price or bidding though.
     
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    Missed that one Terry....
    Damn and blast.

    If you spot anything else Merlin related please let me know

    Thansk awfully old boy
     
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    Will do old chap. At the moment, there are a few Merlin data plates, a carb and other bits and pieces. Again, I only saw them in passing, so didn't note any prices, although I believe some were 'Buy Now'.
    I used to have a Merlin rocker box cover, useless for a serviceable engine, as it had a crack along one edge. But, polished up and hanging on the wall, the crack was hidden, and it looked great.
    It 'went missing' during a house move, and the loss wasn't discovered until months later, when the 'heavy stuff' in the garage was unpacked. Bl**dy annoying !
     
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    Now That would be hard to misplace! And annoying!
     
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    Thanks Terry.
    'mislaid'? stolen more like....
     
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    Yep. But trying to prove that, with the removal company, a couple of months after the event, well............
    And even more annoying, as it was off a Spitfire MkII, which saw wartime service, and is still flying today.
     
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    Crying shame to lose something like that.
     
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    May their groins be infested with fleas from 1000 camels and arms too short to scratch!!!
     
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    EXACTLY!!! The dirty knuckle dragging, cross eyed, buck toothed, butt scratching, finger sniffing, scab farming, twelve sandwich eatin', lowdown egg suckin' dogs!:mad:
     
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    That was a mouthful, or earful! :shock:
     
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    They need a punch up the bracket for disrespecting our wonderful Spitfire.

    Bastards.
     
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    Hope that they dropped on their toes, spent months with a cast, obviously....without ruining aforementioned top!
     
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