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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:15 am 
Windmilling for a Scotch Egg
Windmilling for a Scotch Egg
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Fluffychicken very kindly gave me this stem to go on my RM Experience (link to build thread in my signature).

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Perfect size for my bike and nice Rocky Mountain etching. It'll need a coat of lacquer to bring the shine up, but worst is the lettering. Not very distinct and a bit brown.

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However, 5 minutes later at my office desk.....

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:D


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:20 am 
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go on then - tell us how you did it! if you're sat at your desk, I'm imagining a half-empty bottle of tippex... :D


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 11:25 am 
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my money is on the business end of a compass

not the health and safety type you get today, but a proper one with a good old fashoined point

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 11:42 am 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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i think he just flipped it over to the good side for the pic


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 11:47 am 
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surely flipping it over would not even have taken 5 seconds, let alone 5 minutes!


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 11:48 am 
Windmilling for a Scotch Egg
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I didn't, just a coincidence. :-)

I'll do the other side, back in a mo...


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:11 pm 
Gold Trader / PoTM Winner / RB Rider
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foz wrote:
surely flipping it over would not even have taken 5 seconds, let alone 5 minutes!


it is a very heavy stem


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:15 pm 
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Correction fluid?

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:19 pm 
Windmilling for a Scotch Egg
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one-eyed_jim wrote:
Correction fluid?

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Yes, but I wonder how? ;-)


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:23 pm 
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so you are using tippex then!


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