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by mikeonb4c
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Stuck At Home During The Pandemic?
Replies: 22
Views: 393

Re: Stuck At Home During The Pandemic?

Did a bit of work on the bus this and last week - replaced the rear hatch struts with uprated ( 850n ) to help with the bike rack . - replaced roof struts and fully re greased - replaced inner roof / bed struts ....all supplied from SGS ENGNEERING great service - replaced drivers side door loom wit...
by mikeonb4c
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Rust removal
Replies: 3
Views: 48

Re: Rust removal

The rust will probably soon return to bubble and stain the new paint. I opted to make a feature of the critical strip by making it look like it was a sort of wheel arch trim. For that area i dab on smooth hammerite (i mixed green and black to get close to the original dark green). Its a lot quicker ...
by mikeonb4c
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Stuck At Home During The Pandemic?
Replies: 22
Views: 393

Re: Stuck At Home During The Pandemic?

Diplomat wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:18 am
Nudist camp closed so sunning myself, suitably clothed, in my garden which is thankfully sheltered from the cold wind.

Frank
Aha! Its all coming out now Frank. Put it away at once! :lol:
by mikeonb4c
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: (A warning) Waxoyl in sills still smells after 4 months
Replies: 4
Views: 190

Re: (A warning) Waxoyl in sills still smells after 4 months

And of course time is on our side as we cant use our Bongos for much of their intended purpose anyway :cry: :lol:
by mikeonb4c
Fri Mar 27, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Dr Davis self isolates in a Bongo
Replies: 3
Views: 143

Re: Dr Davis self isolates in a Bongo

Bongolia wrote:
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:09 am
BBC news this morning shows Dr Davis covert self isolating in a loaned Bongo. His daughter thinks he is in Africa when he is 400 yards down the road in a field.
Well I never!

https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-wales-52 ... -in-africa
by mikeonb4c
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: UK National Bash Cancelled
Replies: 6
Views: 101

Re: UK National Bash Cancelled

Very sad news but expected. Look forward to 2021 and better times. Take care Ian and Marianne and all Bongo Tribe people. Mike & Trish x
by mikeonb4c
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Off Message
Topic: Here we go
Replies: 5
Views: 215

Re: Here we go

Best wishes to you and Chell and the family Ady. Stay safe. Mike & Trish x
by mikeonb4c
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Bus not starting after short spell running !
Replies: 36
Views: 728

Re: Bus not starting after short spell running !

Hello all I've been working away at this today and I think I have it ! I suspected that the relay was dodgy and I got a good used one from bongo spares , it got delivered today so I fitted it to see . The chattering has gone , all you hear Is the relay clicking in and when the glow plug light goes ...
by mikeonb4c
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Refurb or Replace - 1997 2.5TD
Replies: 17
Views: 549

Re: Refurb or Replace - 1997 2.5TD

Sounds like you've made a good decision there and hope you have a lot of fun with it. Envious? Moi? :lol:
by mikeonb4c
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: So long, farewell...
Replies: 7
Views: 138

Re: So long, farewell...

Very best wishes Gripped and keep in touch - you've been a great member to have on here. If you do decide to be reinBongoated, a can recommend an Eriba or similar small caravan (esp with a quick erect Khyam Motordome) as an alternative approach that has some significant good points. Its no hassle to...
by mikeonb4c
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Off Message
Topic: Gone quiet
Replies: 17
Views: 1678

Re: Gone quiet

Well I am here still, lurking frequently. Like Merlot man I visit a few other forums and they are all quiet too. Bought some decent seats from George BSpares so I thought I would rip the interior out of the Wasp and wire in the lighting etc and tidy up a few bits then it p!,!!ssed down with rain fo...
by mikeonb4c
Sat Mar 21, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Off Message
Topic: Nice Little Game
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: Nice Little Game

Dunno about games (though Northern Bongolows mention of his temperature measuring gun triggers ideas for a game called 'Laser n Taser' :shock: :lol: ). But I've been having an interesting time filling my days reimagining and recording songs and uploading them to Soundcloud. Nearly 1000 listeners now...
by mikeonb4c
Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: A Personal Message
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: A Personal Message

Very sorry to hear this. Condolences to all loved ones and rest in peace Darren.
by mikeonb4c
Wed Mar 18, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Admin & Club Matters
Topic: Pandemic Update
Replies: 6
Views: 290

Re: Pandemic Update

Best wishes Ian and Marianne and thanks for updating us. Hope everything gets sorted ok at your end. Mike & Trish x
by mikeonb4c
Wed Mar 18, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: A Personal Message
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: A Personal Message

Best wishes from me also.