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I Would Love One of These!
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Posted 29/07/16 01:11 PM
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If anyone has one of these badges that they would like to sell, please send me a PM
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#380956 - 29/07/16 02:34 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: Budster]
robmog88 Offline

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Registered: 21/05/07
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Have you tried Herman pols website?

Morganbadges.com

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#380957 - 29/07/16 02:36 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: Budster]
robmog88 Offline

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Sorry that should be
Morgancarbadges.com


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#380958 - 29/07/16 02:38 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: Budster]
Yann Offline
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Registered: 07/02/16
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i also would like to have one smile

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#380961 - 29/07/16 02:48 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: Budster]
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Originally Posted By Budster
If anyone has one of these badges that they would like to sell, please send me a PM

Originally Posted By Gambalunga
Originally Posted By Budster
Oy slap

I will have you know, that Stanley was described by the factory as having "reduced louvres" - or some would say "just enough to ensure that the spark plugs don't get wet" wink

For the benefit of Hoggy (who has now had it confirmed that we are all daft)
Stanley is the 2003 4/4 I have owned for 11 years and c40k miles. Though lacking in a few louvres, it makes up for it with a bog-standard black top 1.8 Zetec engine, that has shown a clean pair of heels to more than one TM member.

"Poverty model!!!" - Who needs exterior door handles anyway?

budster

Ah! So now we know the secret: no louvres and no door handles = improved aerodynamics wink

The standard model has the aerodynamics of a brick, Stanley has the aerodynamics of a brick with round corners.


Oh dear! What have I started? hide
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#380971 - 29/07/16 03:27 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: robmog88]
Budster Offline

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Originally Posted By robmog88
Sorry that should be
Morgancarbadges.com



Rob
Thanks, I'll contact Herman
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4/4 "Stanley"

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#380972 - 29/07/16 03:30 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: Budster]
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Two options to reduce drag.........
Less (h) air resistance bu shaving your head or aearing a swimming cap.
Catch a shark and use the skin as a cover ( no dolphins will be harmed by using sharkskin)
hide
A messy option is to smear eel slime over the car..... shocked2
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#380975 - 29/07/16 03:34 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: sospan]
Graham, G4FUJ Offline
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Originally Posted By sospan
A messy option is to smear eel slime over the car..... shocked2

Should assist with water dispersal and corrosion protection though... grin2

And, Simon, he is Hermen
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#380977 - 29/07/16 03:41 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: Budster]
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Registered: 07/08/11
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Loc: Devon
Narrow bodied 4/4 = reduced frontal area = drive wink

When I was with Jays, we measured the comparative width of the tubs (excluding the wings).
My 4/4 is 2" narrower than his Mk2 Roadster, when measured at the rear of the doors.

This also has the added advantage of having to sit very close to tlLB
love


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#380984 - 29/07/16 04:36 PM Re: I Would Love One of These! [Re: Budster]
P Dron Offline

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If you fit that badge to the front of your Morgan, you will lose approximately 0.1mph in top speed. Is it worth it?

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