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  1. Well if it's forum related being an admin of said forum might mean I may be able to assist
  2. Is this personal or forum related?
  3. 2 pack finish? As Mo says some of those galvanised parts do look silver painted - bumper included. Treadplate
  4. What sort of money do vehicles like yours fetch in France these days then?
  5. Me too, invest in a pipe bender and use the originals as a pattern. Never had one harden and snap in the past.
  6. Moved to Defender forum and title changed
  7. As Fridge says it depends on what the powers that be reckon what a camper should be. I doubt slapping a rooftent on a rack and carrying a can of water and a little stove would satisfy them?
  8. A polite request - for the second time: Enough now. Thanks.
  9. Point taken and your opinion has been logged. Please, enough now. Thanks.
  10. In reality that is exactly what we do now
  11. To quote John Lydgate: “You can please some of the people all of the time, you can please all of the people some of the time, but you can’t please all of the people all of the time” A quote from American poet William Carlos Williams: “It is not what you say that matters but the manner in which you say it; there lies the secret of the ages” Both quotes say it all really.
  12. As an aside, rightly or wrongly [as I'm far from perfect - just ask my wife] I have added "OT" to the title of the original post.
  13. Ok Les I'll bite - albeit very reluctantly. Firstly my sincere condolences for your loss. I'm not going to get drawn into the off topic argument on this thread, as you say it has been done to death umpteen times in the past. Quite frankly given the subject matter I feel this is just not the thread for the issue to be raked over yet again, I just don't feel comfortable doing so - sorry. Had it galled so much by far the preferred approach would have been to make one or all of the A&M's aware of the concerns via messenger. We would have course listened, as we do to the concerns of any member, and acted if required after discussion in the A&M section. Steve [who has constantly served on the A&M team without breaks virtually since this forum started]
  14. The mods of this forum have obviously been aware of this thread as have the A&M team generally.
  15. My comment is only to say that you no longer can Eddie