You know what Vince your dead right -this pic taken at Slick Tricks Racing is from CC june 78,Hemi-Bucket (AL)told me he was running around in primer with a rover in him well before this shot-strikingly simular !! BryHey Bry
Chuck the running gear back in and it wont look much different to when it was FIRST taken up to the bridge :lol: (im sure someone has pics of it some where)
Duno on that one mate -i havnt looked and in a day or so all the evidence will be gone ! No doubt Big AL(our officicial archievist) will be along shortly to tell us the story blow for blow ?Did you also find any red paint on one side ????
I had heard that before henry was all one colour the choice was between red or yellow, so ran around for a while with both colours left was yellow and right was red (or vicea versa) :tup:
You nearly remember right Bob, but not quite! Henry & the Rat were built at Slick Tricks which was across a valley from the stinking maggot farm, Slick Trick Racing was the name of Stu's paint shop he opened in Forest Hill SE London after splitting with Roger, Rog still uses the name Slick One Engineering.Slick Tricks Racing there's a Name, if I'm right they started there firm on a Chicken or Maggot Farm anyway the place stunk
Seems to be very little in the way of serious rust and the chassis still lokks mighty strong.Thin coat of etch is now on to seal him from our crap atmosphere.
Ive had to join the mk2 owners club (they are the sole suppliers for a lot of parts)i get the impresion the only do "stock restotred" and kinda look down on anyone chopping one about,the lovely lady was cross questioning me over the phone for quite a while,but i think she's now assured we are returning it back to how it was 30yrs ago:tup:,Bry
I know roger he nearly killed me many years back.WannaB-i notice you live in Earl Shilton,if you wanna know about that old truck,ask around for an old boy called Roger Butterworth:lol:-He'll tell you all you need to know(SG57 on here )