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Graham_Robinson

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    The North

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    Fettler
  • Boat Name
    Star
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    The Brinklow Triangle

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  1. Graham_Robinson

    Alternatives to an Epping

    You can buy new Eppings but it might be easier to try jumping through several hoops of fire. I may have one for sale very soon if successful in negotiating said hoops, to add to my collection of reconditioned ones also up for sale.
  2. Graham_Robinson

    Alternatives to an Epping

    You can have your bits back if you like ๐Ÿ˜‚
  3. Graham_Robinson

    Dunton Windlass

    I'm hoping I've some sort of fore end, not sure what yet! I may well be coming into Braunston in astern gear ๐Ÿ˜• We're sorting prices out tomorrow and I'll also sort out postage costs next week. If more peeps throw theirs into the cut this time next year I may well be a millionaire๐Ÿ˜€
  4. Graham_Robinson

    Dunton Windlass

    I'm hoping to have a selection of Dunton Double and Double+ windlasses for sale at Braunston this weekend. Hoping to be there on Star, that is if Steve can put the gas axe down for a moment. I could tell you the full story as to how we've got to this point......................................but I'm not.๐Ÿ˜‚ Maybe a few beers at the weekend may loosen my tongue.๐Ÿบ๐Ÿบ๐Ÿบ
  5. Graham_Robinson

    Chimney chain

    Not anymore there isn't ๐Ÿ˜‰ 90% of it is in the skip along with most of my fore end ๐Ÿ˜ข
  6. Graham_Robinson

    GUCCC big boats

    Do you think the dog is chained to the can? If can and dog get swept of roof it could easily retrieve it.............oh hang on it looks more like a german shepherd than a retriever so maybe not!
  7. Graham_Robinson

    Minworth embankment repair

    Enterprise is heading to Ellesmere Port From Brinklow.
  8. Graham_Robinson

    Middlewich Branch breach - Shropshire Union

    There's 12 hours of daylight @ this time of the year...........how much more do you want?
  9. Graham_Robinson

    Is Oxford canal south of Rugby on target to open on 16 mar

    To Archie Does this mean your towing job may be in jeopardy this weekend?
  10. Graham_Robinson

    Unbuilt Britain - Scottish Lowland Ship Canal

    Judging by the depth of those cuttings I think we can safely say that would have been the original and mother of all 'Big Digs'.
  11. Graham_Robinson

    Cabin Strings

    After our conversation earlier Peter I pm'd the poster..expect a call from them
  12. Graham_Robinson

    Cabin Strings

    I found it very hard to find instruction on how to make cabin strings. There is very little out there. Knots for the Cut...................Ben Selfe.........................Cabin Strings
  13. Graham_Robinson

    OTLEY

    Are you going back to wood gunwales ? Yes,from back bulkhead forrad. Corollas in for gunnels too. Perhaps we should buy a tree between us!
  14. Graham_Robinson

    OTLEY

    'I would have thought side cloths could be attached to steel gunwales by clamping them down with steel strip (instead of the wooden battens on wooden gunwales), but the best way of holding down the steel strip I would need some advice on. The 'ringoles' could be welded in place above and below the steel gunwales at the normal intervals as has been done on a few other boats.' Side cloths pinned to gunnel by shaped (angled) wooden battens and secured by m/c screws tapped into box section gunnel. Staples attached to battens secure side cloth strings then as you say gunnel rings welded to box section to secure top strings. You can have mine............it's all coming off..............
  15. Graham_Robinson

    Northern Reaches.

    Best of luck. ........ been there and done all that 20 years ago, didn't get a T shirt though. By the way lost your mobile no. whilst submerging my phone on the way to Alvecote.
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