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Afraid is was all a bit of an anti-climax. I amazed tourists over Tower Bridge, but very hard to find anywhere to stop for pics and the traffic was just horrible.

TWC was unflustered though, and we only had several near misses. We celebrated escape with 70mph on the M23!

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Is the footage from those cameras actually checked by a real person these days, or is it all robotic?

 

Because to have the person print off the form, with the picture of a hooning Invacar at the top, shaking their head in disbelief and throwing it in the bin as an impossibility would be amusing.

Liked very much for the trip to get new parts, the improvement they made and then a trip to confuse people in That There London.

 

--Phil

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5 hours ago, PhilA said:

Is the footage from those cameras actually checked by a real person these days, or is it all robotic?

 

Because to have the person print off the form, with the picture of a hooning Invacar at the top, shaking their head in disbelief and throwing it in the bin as an impossibility would be amusing.

Liked very much for the trip to get new parts, the improvement they made and then a trip to confuse people in That There London.

 

--Phil

like the stories of buses getting caught doing 90Mph but then being thrown out because the judge did not believe a bus could do 90 :)

I still wanna see a double decker do 100 :)

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im enjoying these pictures far more then anyone should be enjoying them :mrgreen:

cant wait for the video footage to land :)

we just need Zel to do the same with TPA, so we can compare how the 12 inch and 10 inch wheel/tyre setups affect things under stress conditions :)

you know for scientific* reasons :) 

(also in this case I really do wonder how the adjustable gas spax shock absorbers are adjusted between the 2)

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3 minutes ago, wuvvum said:

TMI m8.

you know im surprised someone didn't go there sooner LOL

the autosolo picture reminds me of the scene from the Mummy 2 where they appropriate a bus, and they are about to crash when someone shouts "TURN TURN TURN!" IIRC :mrgreen:

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27 minutes ago, dollywobbler said:

It has been an amazing weekend. I now feel entirely broken, but managed to make it to my AirBNB. Stopped for tea and cake and confused the locals first...

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Are you and the horse lady racing for pinks?

 

This is legendary work. 

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9 hours ago, LightBulbFun said:

im enjoying these pictures far more then anyone should be enjoying them :mrgreen:

cant wait for the video footage to land :)

we just need Zel to do the same with TPA, so we can compare how the 12 inch and 10 inch wheel/tyre setups affect things under stress conditions :)

you know for scientific* reasons :) 

(also in this case I really do wonder how the adjustable gas spax shock absorbers are adjusted between the 2)

*nah shits n giggles would be OK aswell

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Not sure I'd want to waste my money. A set of traffic lights would do!

Anyway, just got back in. Just over 200 miles today, and it did it on one fill! That tells you how much better the drivebelt system is working. Sadly, I seem to have lost a hubcap along the way...

This morning.

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Gloucestercestershire.

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Home!

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glad to see you got home safely :) (id say one piece, but somewhere theres probably dash cam footage of TWC flinging a hub cap at some modern car she didn't like :mrgreen: )

and am happy to see the new pulleys and belt are continuing to work well :)

time for a properly well earned cup of tea now? :)

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