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by richardw
Thu Feb 29, 2024 23:17
Forum: For Sale
Topic: SA on EBay
Replies: 4
Views: 168

Re: SA on EBay

I’ve seen that car around on local roads. Looks decent.

Cheers, Richard
by richardw
Thu Feb 08, 2024 11:57
Forum: General
Topic: Polestar
Replies: 7
Views: 605

Re: Polestar

The difference is that petrol power developed under the forces of a free market - more convenient, cost effective etc. Electric vehicles only exist because of government diktat and subsidy. What could possibly go wrong? Richard If Ford could make more profit building a car that throws a little bit ...
by richardw
Sat Feb 03, 2024 19:26
Forum: General
Topic: Log-in
Replies: 8
Views: 957

Re: Log-in

Still getting kicked out - any more ideas? Pete It’s almost certainly something to do with your browser settings as nobody else seems to have the problem, and there haven’t been any changes in our platform as far as I can see. Do you have cookies enabled, for example? Not that I’m an expert! Cheers...
by richardw
Sat Feb 03, 2024 19:20
Forum: General
Topic: Polestar
Replies: 7
Views: 605

Re: Polestar

The difference is that petrol power developed under the forces of a free market - more convenient, cost effective etc. Electric vehicles only exist because of government diktat and subsidy. What could possibly go wrong?

Richard
by richardw
Wed Jan 31, 2024 20:14
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

Suggested anniversary logo from Gareth Flanagan

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by richardw
Tue Jan 30, 2024 22:57
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

Tomorrow evening’s meeting details:

Topic: Richard Woollaston's Zoom Meeting
Time: Jan 31, 2024 07:30 PM London

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/75414478090?p ... Ljdd6lMV.1

Meeting ID: 754 1447 8090
Passcode: FGPxx4

Cheers, Richard
by richardw
Thu Jan 25, 2024 23:07
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

Further responses received from the Grand Tourers post: Leigh Greenham and two other Elite S2.2 owners want to come out to play. Gareth Flanagan has sent me a Facebook message with a suggested design for the anniversary - I haven’t been able to copy it to send to you but will keep trying! I quite li...
by richardw
Tue Jan 09, 2024 23:09
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Steering stiff
Replies: 6
Views: 607

Re: Steering stiff

Could be a low PAS oil level - or contaminated oil.

Cheers, Richard
by richardw
Tue Jan 09, 2024 19:12
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Active Esprit
Replies: 10
Views: 914

Re: Active Esprit

As Alan says, the ‘brains’ are missing. I remember hearing that the software was probably thrown away during one of the clearouts at Hethel. That I think included the processor as the software would have been on some kind of non-volatile memory. Such a shame.
by richardw
Mon Jan 08, 2024 20:42
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

Sorry chaps - amended to 17th - same login info.

Cheers, Richard
by richardw
Mon Jan 08, 2024 20:38
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

I don’t know where this info about it being ‘carved up’ comes from - as Richard says I met Mark Robinson at the show and was also in touch with the previous owner. Dave, can you elaborate?

Thanks, Richard
by richardw
Sun Jan 07, 2024 22:42
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

Zoom meeting details:

Topic: Elite 50th anniversary
Time: Jan 10, 2024 07:30 PM London

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us04web.zoom.us/j/79347011506?p ... A87v7m1c.1

Meeting ID: 793 4701 1506
Passcode: VEy7Rz
by richardw
Fri Jan 05, 2024 19:36
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

Great input guys, seems like there is a meaningful quorum. I’ll set the zoom up and post details here over the weekend.

Cheers, Richard
by richardw
Fri Jan 05, 2024 08:38
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?
Replies: 37
Views: 3473

Re: Elite 50th Anniversary - Banner / Display ?

Suits me too - will post a zoom meeting once we have a few more replies.

Cheers, Richard
by richardw
Thu Jan 04, 2024 00:13
Forum: Wanted
Topic: looking to buy a Excel 1982 or 1983 era
Replies: 3
Views: 649

Re: looking to buy a Excel 1982 or 1983 era

Beware - there seems to be a fault in the board software (phpbb) that means messaging is not reliable. If you feel comfortable I suggest exchanging email addresses. Otherwise if you authorise me to do so, as administrator I can access members’ email addresses and can forward your address on - just p...