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Forum: Daily banter 7th July 2022, 06:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,324
Posted By gninnam
Yes, money pit will just be the start of it !!

Yes, money pit will just be the start of it !!
Forum: Daily banter 5th July 2022, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,324
Posted By gninnam
Very nice +++ - I could of got one of those but...

Very nice +++ - I could of got one of those but thought I would worm my way back to two wheels slowly so 130Bhp and a total wet weight bike of 185Kg was a good way to do this :cool:
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Generic car items 25th June 2022, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,096
Posted By gninnam
No interest? OK - will take it to the council...

No interest?
OK - will take it to the council tip then.

Cheers
Forum: Daily banter 25th June 2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,324
Posted By gninnam
Thanks - do like it a lot so far+++

Thanks - do like it a lot so far+++
Forum: Daily banter 25th June 2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,324
Posted By gninnam
I have been past but not in yet - will do soon...

I have been past but not in yet - will do soon though :)
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Generic car items 19th June 2022, 06:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,096
Posted By gninnam
FS - A8 Battery

Hi all

Anyone want an A8 battery as I have this one which has no issues (was replaced many years ago as I suspected the battery was at fault but turned out to be something else...)

Holds charge...
Forum: Daily banter 10th June 2022, 09:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,324
Posted By gninnam
Thanks. Will do. Always ;)

Thanks. Will do. Always ;)
Forum: Daily banter 10th June 2022, 07:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,324
Posted By gninnam
Got my bike today

Finally got a new motorbike today and went out for a spin this afternoon - was a hoot +++

Triumph Daytona 675
...
Forum: Other marques 30th May 2022, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,046
Posted By gninnam
They are :rolleyes:

They are :rolleyes:
Forum: Other marques 29th May 2022, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,046
Posted By gninnam
Wasn't as bad as I thought to be honest - gone to...

Wasn't as bad as I thought to be honest - gone to a good home so all good there.
Looking to get a Triumph Street Triple 765 RS. Just sorting out the garage then in the next few weeks or so will...
Forum: Other marques 28th May 2022, 10:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,046
Posted By gninnam
Bye Bye Van

After 17 years I have waved goodbye to my Type 2 van

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/a373/gninnamag/20220526_110900.jpg?width=1920&height=1080&fit=bounds

Next chapter now is to get...
Forum: Other marques 6th February 2022, 10:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,392
Posted By gninnam
Every bit helps :)

Every bit helps :)
Forum: Other marques 5th February 2022, 03:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,392
Posted By gninnam
Taxed it the other day (free and does not require...

Taxed it the other day (free and does not require an MOT either).
Today, mounted the rear bumper and reversed it out of the drive and took it round the block.
Everything works, lights, indicators,...
Forum: Other marques 24th January 2022, 07:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,392
Posted By gninnam
Far too many due to work/life and cash (too much...

Far too many due to work/life and cash (too much of the first and not enough of the other two :) ) - somewhere in the region of 15 years (yes, you heard that, 15 years.....................)
Forum: Other marques 24th January 2022, 07:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,392
Posted By gninnam
Thanks all and pics may happen once its on the...

Thanks all and pics may happen once its on the road proper - she ain't a looker but will do the job once I have finished the little bits still to do!!
Forum: Other marques 23rd January 2022, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,392
Posted By gninnam
Cheers :D

Cheers :D
Forum: Other marques 23rd January 2022, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,392
Posted By gninnam
Good day today

After many years rebuilding my VW camper van (chassis, body, suspension, brakes, engine, wiring etc) it finally drove under its own power.
Was just on the drive going forward and backwards but was a...
Forum: Daily banter 23rd January 2022, 07:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,750
Posted By gninnam
Not really regret selling but do miss a few: ...

Not really regret selling but do miss a few:

MkII Escort 1600 Sport
MkII Astra GTE (in white)
Nova GTE (so much fun)
The many Mini's I have had.
Lancia Delta

All the above were good fun and...
Forum: Daily banter 1st January 2022, 11:22 AM
Replies: 8
Hny
Views: 1,083
Posted By gninnam
Fingers crossed the patient recovers well +++

Fingers crossed the patient recovers well +++
Forum: Daily banter 31st December 2021, 09:52 PM
Replies: 8
Hny
Views: 1,083
Posted By gninnam
Hny

A Happy New Year to one and all +++
Forum: Daily banter 15th November 2021, 10:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,062
Posted By gninnam
All the best from me too.

All the best from me too.
Forum: Daily banter 8th April 2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,301
Posted By gninnam
Can see them now and they all look good. Makes...

Can see them now and they all look good.
Makes me want to have another one +++
Forum: Daily banter 6th April 2021, 10:13 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,301
Posted By gninnam
Brilliant work (as usual) and the engine bay...

Brilliant work (as usual) and the engine bay looks almost like new :):cool:
Forum: Daily banter 2nd March 2021, 05:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 55,854
Posted By gninnam
:-( So sad.

:-(
So sad.
Forum: Daily banter 16th February 2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 19,479
Posted By gninnam
Does it have to be Audi? Love the wife's...

Does it have to be Audi?

Love the wife's Focus ST (I don't have a car since selling the TT) - I am still working in the office and have to drop my son off at the train station every morning so...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 9th January 2021, 11:04 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 81,187
Posted By gninnam
Timelaps :ROFL:

Timelaps :ROFL:
Forum: Other marques 29th December 2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,083
Posted By gninnam
I have totally rebuilt the van from the bottom up...

I have totally rebuilt the van from the bottom up and as I had to take the engine out to rebuild the chassis, why not strip it back and replace what needs replacing to give many more years of service...
Forum: Other marques 29th December 2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,083
Posted By gninnam
Great story and pic Ray +++

Great story and pic Ray +++
Forum: Other marques 28th December 2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,083
Posted By gninnam
My VW T2 Camper Van

Having rebuilt the engine a few years back.
Managed to put it back in with the gearbox and last week after some faffing, it works :)

https://youtu.be/GuRExGyB4e0

Nearly ready for the road next...
Forum: Daily banter 28th December 2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,301
Posted By gninnam
Nice bit of welding there +++

Nice bit of welding there +++
Forum: Daily banter 19th December 2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 34,301
Posted By gninnam
Used that on the underneath of my VW van after...

Used that on the underneath of my VW van after replacing most of its panels and chassis rails - good stuff+++
...
Forum: Daily banter 27th November 2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,709
Posted By gninnam
SL-10's are lovely TT's And no debate from me...

SL-10's are lovely TT's
And no debate from me on linear against pivoted arms - both have merits +++.
Was working on a new arm design with some guys on one of the many DIY forums, a tangential arm,...
Forum: Daily banter 27th November 2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,709
Posted By gninnam
Nice setup. Its a Michell Orbe (but with an...

Nice setup.

Its a Michell Orbe (but with an acrylic platter and springs replaced by new suspension, si,ilar to how the SME 10 turntable is done).
The arm is an SME V with a Goldring Elite MC...
Forum: Daily banter 26th November 2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,709
Posted By gninnam
I wanted this TT when it first came out but with...

I wanted this TT when it first came out but with a young family had to get the next one down, but a few years back got a nice bonus and thought 'what the hell' - has now been tweaked to buggery!!...
Forum: Daily banter 26th November 2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,709
Posted By gninnam
On Holiday but what to do?

Having to use up my holidays so got today and tomorrow off.
Decided to spin an album this morning then this afternoon tackle the VW camper engine:
...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 26th October 2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,997
Posted By gninnam
From the England to France, Germany, Switzerland,...

From the England to France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France, England in 2 weeks
Can't remember the distance travelled but is all on here.
Had no issues whatsoever and such a great way to travel...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 4th October 2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,639
Posted By gninnam
Any pics of the car and the restoration? ...

Any pics of the car and the restoration?

Great cars and loads of fun and so tuneable if you want to go that route (especially the 225 BAM).
Missing it but was time to move on.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 17th September 2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 19,177
Posted By gninnam
My poor car :( Too late now, at 1500, I was...

My poor car :(
Too late now, at 1500, I was very tempted but, back after a short time so don't trust whoever bought it that the work that was required has been done correctly.
Based on the above,...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 13th September 2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,639
Posted By gninnam
Now sold

Now Sold +++
Forum: Owners Meets 9th September 2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 45,921
Posted By gninnam
Sorry Mark but will need to pull out as I have...

Sorry Mark but will need to pull out as I have someone coming round to view the TT.

Hope you all have a good time and well done with the weather+++
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 24th August 2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,639
Posted By gninnam
No problem - these things happen.:D

No problem - these things happen.:D
Forum: Owners Meets 23rd August 2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 45,921
Posted By gninnam
Nice to meet you and your partner this afternoon...

Nice to meet you and your partner this afternoon Mark.
Put me down as a possible.
Forum: Daily banter 21st August 2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,120
Posted By gninnam
Congrats to Connor - cannot believe he is now 21...

Congrats to Connor - cannot believe he is now 21 +++
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 21st August 2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,639
Posted By gninnam
Thanks for the PM - replied now:)

Thanks for the PM - replied now:)
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 20th August 2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,639
Posted By gninnam
Some more pictures from today. ...

Some more pictures from today.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/a373/gninnamag/20200820_142316.jpg?width=1920&height=1080&fit=bounds...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 19th August 2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,639
Posted By gninnam
Whoops - forgot the price :p Looking around...

Whoops - forgot the price :p
Looking around 3.2k or ono.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 19th August 2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,639
Posted By gninnam
FS: 2002 Phantom Black 225 BAM MK1 TT

Testing the waters.

MOT until November this year.
Good condition and reasonable mileage - just under 92k
Black interior with the following updates:

Wheel spacers on front and rear (15mm and...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 5th July 2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 19,177
Posted By gninnam
Cheers +++ I remembered the name of the...

Cheers +++

I remembered the name of the garage and it was still on their website so I rang him early this morning.
He confirmed it was sold!

Wasn't meant to be I suppose
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 4th July 2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 19,177
Posted By gninnam
You snooze you loose....... Was going to ring...

You snooze you loose.......
Was going to ring them this morning to have a look and no longer on Autotrader. :-(
Kismet etc
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 3rd July 2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 19,177
Posted By gninnam
Wife is not sure on this to be honest (she loved...

Wife is not sure on this to be honest (she loved the car and still talks about it...) - will have a chat over some beers tonight and if it's not sold will arrange to have a look - then see what...
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