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Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling #576673
15/05/19 02:55 PM
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Giles. Mogless in Paris.
Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: pandy] #576674
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Does he know how to hold a mallet that looks a bit odd?
I guess he may have had a hand in all 3 of my cars.
A very interesting article.


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Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: pandy] #576699
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Great story...

Typically 'Morgan'.

I truly hope non of this raw skill and DNA is 'lost' as the push towards more production numbers with less 'timber', as in the Plus 6 happens...

Makes me even happier to think that I am very proud to have an 'original' 4/4 ... even if it's a 2016 build.


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Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: pandy] #576704
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haha, I remember his cardboard cut out from the tour I did back in Feb :-)

Great article.


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Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: pandy] #576713
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... Which issue of OCTANE (and which country)?

I think to collect the magazine.

René

Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: Bonesie] #576718
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Originally Posted By Bonesie
haha, I remember his cardboard cut out from the tour I did back in Feb :-)

Great article.




Richard

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Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: xc68anc] #576727
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Originally Posted By xc68anc
... Which issue of OCTANE (and which country)?

I think to collect the magazine.

René


UK June edition


Giles. Mogless in Paris.
Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: pandy] #576731
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Thank you pandy!

Looking forward to collect one.

René

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The plus 6 gearbox will be superb forget the manual only version .
This does everything you could want .


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Re: Octane article about Morgan chippy Vince Wankling [Re: pandy] #576779
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He may well have been my Grandads replacement, he retired from the Wood shop in 1975.


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