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by mikeyhearne
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: doms clan.
Replies: 45
Views: 4913

Re: doms clan.

I like the way you recreated the black marks on the bonnet and sill after painting :lol: :wink:
by mikeyhearne
Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2018?
Replies: 54
Views: 31667

Re: Going Dutch 2018?

617sqn wrote:Heeeyyy.... :?

Andy G
sorry Andy did I touch a raw nerve ? :o :lol:
by mikeyhearne
Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2018?
Replies: 54
Views: 31667

Re: Going Dutch 2018?

a general reminder , obvious but ...
Don't forget to check the date on your passport
and remember all the paperwork for your vehicles
(especially if driving through Belgium )
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2018?
Replies: 54
Views: 31667

Re: Going Dutch 2018?

Registered for Myself and Pete D
ferry booked Harwich to The Hook.
out on the Wednesday night and back on the Monday day boat as the night sailing is full
anyone that has not booked the stenna ferry yet should do so soon as they are filling up fast
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going dutch 2018, which ferry ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1211

Re: Going dutch 2018, which ferry ?

From discussions at the Sussex meet last night it would appear we have a contingent on the Wednesday day and night ferries and the Thursday day ferry .
I will be on the Wednesday night myself .

Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

Re: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast

My phone camera is not great , it id a bit orangier in real life .
by mikeyhearne
Mon Jan 08, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2018?
Replies: 54
Views: 31667

Re: Going Dutch 2018?

does anyone have a tame contact at Stenna line ferries ?
PM me if you do
Cheers Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jan 05, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

Re: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast

The Red one arived today
by mikeyhearne
Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

Re: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast

looks like there is a Loch blue one out soon as well
by mikeyhearne
Sun Dec 31, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

Re: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast

Looks more like Wardance to me .
just ordered , along with a few other vehicles .
Mike
by mikeyhearne
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2018?
Replies: 54
Views: 31667

Re: Going Dutch 2018?

phatbob wrote:"betweeen Rotterdam and Utrecht" So we're off to Gouda next year then? :D
sounds a bit cheesy to me :lol: :lol:
by mikeyhearne
Mon Sep 25, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.
Replies: 76
Views: 73266

Re: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.

a few pics from me . not the best quality .
by mikeyhearne
Wed Sep 20, 2017 5:33 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.
Replies: 76
Views: 73266

Re: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.

Bring the (my old) chammy :)
by mikeyhearne
Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Re: BAZZA'S IMP'S (LNK, NPN & LYH) - New kid on the block
Replies: 1237
Views: 386542

Re: BAZZA'S IMP'S (LNK, NPN & LYH) - New kid on the block

philgsmith wrote:It's not going to rain !....
I like your optimism Phil
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:57 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Re: BAZZA'S IMP'S (LNK, NPN & LYH) - New kid on the block
Replies: 1237
Views: 386542

Re: BAZZA'S IMP'S (LNK, NPN & LYH) - New kid on the block

HI Baz
Can I call "shotgun" at the WWW if its raining ?
I still have no roof for the Nymph .
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Thu Aug 31, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

bazzateer wrote:
mikeyhearne wrote:without breaking down
You or the Nymph?
Both :lol:
by mikeyhearne
Wed Aug 30, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Drove the Nymph to work , 35ish miles up the backroads without getting wet and without breaking down :D
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Fri Aug 18, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

today I arranged to take the Nymph for a trip to the body shop next week .
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Fri Aug 18, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

I've secured Stans oil filler cap using a short length of blue 17 amp cable looped through a small hole drilled in the left hand edge of the cap and crimped together. The other end has a crimped on ring which is secured to the bracket which supports my K and N and inlet tube. The reason ? I'm fed u...
by mikeyhearne
Thu Aug 17, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

bazzateer wrote:
The Nun wrote:
bazzateer wrote:LNK still in the garden but hoping to get him oop north at the end of the month.

In the garden? Is it sort of growing on you? :lol:
The garden's always growing, won't sit still.
weed killer and tarmac will sort that out :o :lol:
by mikeyhearne
Tue Aug 15, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

Yesterday I finaly unloaded the Nymph from my truck where it has been under a tarp since the national
by mikeyhearne
Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: Recommended Non Imp Traders
Topic: 12v Batteries
Replies: 16
Views: 14243

Re: 12v Batteries

you can now get Li-ion batterys that are about the size of a dynamo control box that will produce the same output as the original lead-acid battery ,
a bit pricy at the moment but that will come down .
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Thu Aug 10, 2017 10:45 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.
Replies: 76
Views: 73266

Re: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.

have you ordered a sunny weekend ?
the Nymph still has no roof .
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Tue Aug 08, 2017 9:26 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The Vusky. Bit of wiring
Replies: 530
Views: 104798

Re: The Vusky. Back from the national

I think something went wrong with the voting as not one but TWO cars won awards and they weren't even at the event !!! :o :o
by mikeyhearne
Mon Jul 31, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

impmann wrote:......

I would put pics up... but 1) Photobucket is f*cked and 2) this site is a bit daft about its rules concerning the size of images...
upload the photos from your phone , no messing with sizes .
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jul 28, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

I was thinking of a periscope :lol:
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jul 28, 2017 6:33 am
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: National Weekend - PARTS FOR RECONDITIONING
Replies: 8
Views: 3981

Re: National Weekend - PARTS FOR RECONDITIONING

617sqn wrote:There's the satisfaction element that you will be keeping the Imp alive for a few more years, perhaps ?......., Mikey.

Andy G
you would hope so ..(but apparently not) :o
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jul 28, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: National Weekend - PARTS FOR RECONDITIONING
Replies: 8
Views: 3981

Re: National Weekend - PARTS FOR RECONDITIONING

is there some kind of incentive to give up parts for reconditioning that may have some residual value ?
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Wed Jul 26, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

I have the nymph a new roof :)
it's a bit tricky seeing where I'm going though .
by mikeyhearne
Thu Jun 08, 2017 7:40 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: What did you do to your Imp today?
Replies: 691
Views: 101134

Re: What did you do to your Imp today?

looked at it (the Nymph) in despair as it filled with water from the rain :cry: and went to work.
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Mon May 15, 2017 6:05 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.
Replies: 76
Views: 73266

Re: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.

good news !!! I've had a reply :D
at 20;12 yesterday .
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Thu May 11, 2017 5:41 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.
Replies: 76
Views: 73266

Re: Wicked Welsh Weekend 2017.

holiday booked :) and email sent on Monday but no reply yet :?
Will bring the PA for the NAFFLE . (but unfortunately not the band )
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Wed Mar 22, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast
Replies: 24
Views: 10984

Re: Hillman Imp Oxford diecast

i think they are working their way through the Sussex AC members cars , whos is next ? Stan ?
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Full English, Club camping weekend - may 2017 near Banbury.
Replies: 111
Views: 80198

Re: Full English, Club camping weekend - may 2017 near Banbu

phatbob wrote:So, that case the Imp Club will have a chairman who can claim to have organised a p155-up in a brewery? :lol:
Image Imp002
or not :lol: :lol:
by mikeyhearne
Thu Jan 05, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: New vanguards
Replies: 26
Views: 7471

Re: New vanguards

Corgi/Vanguard weren't going to do any Imps when they were asked back in the 90s about producing some .
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jul 29, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh 2016
Replies: 91
Views: 41429

Re: Wicked Welsh 2016

I realise that as i was there ,
I just hoped to stock up on cider for the weekend .
by mikeyhearne
Fri Jul 29, 2016 1:52 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Wicked Welsh 2016
Replies: 91
Views: 41429

Re: Wicked Welsh 2016

Can the Friday run include a drive by on the Westons Cider farm please :P
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Wed May 25, 2016 9:34 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch Harwich ferry this evening.
Replies: 3
Views: 2193

Re: Going Dutch Harwich ferry this evening.

I will try not to miss the A12 junction this time round :oops: .
heading off about 7 so see you in the pub :)
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Wed May 18, 2016 8:47 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2016
Replies: 58
Views: 27716

Re: Going Dutch 2016

I get use to being on the wrong side of the road fairly quickly ,
the bit that freaks me out is it feels just as odd when you get back home to the correct side
Mikey
by mikeyhearne
Mon May 16, 2016 11:43 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Going Dutch 2016
Replies: 58
Views: 27716

Re: Going Dutch 2016

We've (Sussex) watched the F1 in a bar while our marquee was trying to blow away a few years ago .