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Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: Obie] #672220
12/11/20 12:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Obie
Good editing if you suffer from attention deficit syndrome with all that flitting between stories.
What's with the rear boot mould, i thought the body was made off site or have i got that wrong?

I loved that it seemed to be a cast iron mold wink


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Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: PaulV] #672221
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Originally Posted by PaulV
Originally Posted by Obie
Good editing if you suffer from attention deficit syndrome with all that flitting between stories.
What's with the rear boot mould, i thought the body was made off site or have i got that wrong?

I loved that it seemed to be a cast iron mold wink


I got the impression they said it was cast iron as well, must weigh a ton !

Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: Obie] #672227
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Originally Posted by Obie
Good editing if you suffer from attention deficit syndrome with all that flitting between stories.
What's with the rear boot mould, i thought the body was made off site or have i got that wrong?

The bodies where originally made by a sub contractor but were brought back in house a couple of years ago for financial reasons.

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Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: Ricardo] #672235
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Those moulds certainly look like cast iron, having seen them up close.


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Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: Rog G] #672263
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Originally Posted by Rog G
Originally Posted by Obie
Good editing if you suffer from attention deficit syndrome with all that flitting between stories.
What's with the rear boot mould, i thought the body was made off site or have i got that wrong?

The bodies where originally made by a sub contractor but were brought back in house a couple of years ago for financial reasons.

That's good to hear, the more that's made in house the better as far as I'm concerned.

Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: Phil Bleazey] #672275
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Originally Posted by Phil Bleazey
A bit shallow, in my opinion, but thanks for the heads up Riccardo. Any idea of when the visit took place? - post 19 according to the reg on the car but chronological accuracy isn't to high on the priority list for TV producers, I guess.

was around mid may of this year! thumbs

Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: nippymog] #672697
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Originally Posted by nippymog

Originally Posted by PaulV
Originally Posted by Obie
Good editing if you suffer from attention deficit syndrome with all that flitting between stories.
What's with the rear boot mould, i thought the body was made off site or have i got that wrong?

I loved that it seemed to be a cast iron mold wink


I got the impression they said it was cast iron as well, must weigh a ton !


Can just make out on the side of the boot mould 1168KG, wouldn't want it to fall of the trestles!

Re: M3W on TV tonight [Re: Obie] #672953
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Originally Posted by nippymog
I got the impression they said it was cast iron as well, must weigh a ton !

Originally Posted by Obie
Can just make out on the side of the boot mould 1168KG


Good guess!

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