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#1622911 - 12/07/2018 18:25 Back from the brink.
KBT Offline
Club member 1203
Enjoying the ride

Registered: 11/08/2013
Posts: 640
Loc: Cornwall.U.K
Hello again folks.

Eighteen months ago I had `an accident`. I wasn`t in a car.
I don`t want to recount the experience in any depth... but I nearly lost an eye and i`m still visiting the dentist... every two weeks till September.
Now that i`m making the psychological recovery, i`ve decided it`s time to get the coupe back on the road or I might have to buy a slightly modified plus!

I have been putting the car back together gently since just after ths disc covers turned up out of the blue a while back. I`d quite forgotten the whole thing till that point.
If things go according to plan I can fund a fairly major restoration by the end of 2019, back on the road in 2020.
smile

(re the project thread, sorry about the pictures and for those that were interested sorry again as I don`t plan to do any more blow by blow updates. Hopefully there will be a timelapse video instead)

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#1622914 - 13/07/2018 09:03 Re: Back from the brink. [Re: KBT]
Countrycruising Offline
Club Rep Europe, member 914
I AM a Coop

Registered: 12/09/2006
Posts: 14561
Loc: FCSS 01684 593187
Good to know you're on the mend Jon, I look forward to see your updates on the rebuild, stick with it thumb
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#1622919 - 13/07/2018 11:17 Re: Back from the brink. [Re: KBT]
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Registered: 04/03/2007
Posts: 10278
Loc: Auld Reekie
Sorry to hear of the bad stuff Jon, good you're back on here to parade LEmental's progress!

The bumblebees still adorn the coat hooks btw cool
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So there, Photobucket...

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#1622951 - 14/07/2018 16:13 Re: Back from the brink. [Re: KBT]
KBT Offline
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Enjoying the ride

Registered: 11/08/2013
Posts: 640
Loc: Cornwall.U.K
Glad to hear all the bees alive and well. smile
I will have to go back on FB, I think I can link to a public gallery for pictures.

Joe - will PM you in the near future as I have a couple of parts availability queries before I move the car and to offer you some bribes for your help. laugh

Thank-you for your thoughts. I will do an update soon of the things done lately when I can link to pictures.

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