ZA148 @ CAF Visit 18.11.13

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Wow. ..... thats a good price ! We really do need to keep an eye open then.

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EGDGZTCW wrote:Wow. ..... thats a good price ! We really do need to keep an eye open then.
Yes you do Chris :) that's why I was amazed they were still in the yokes ......
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EGDGZTCW wrote:So.... If I said ...... "dinners off" ......would you know what I meant. \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ =D> :-D
Ron posted about it two days ago, I'm guessing you're referring to this: http://theloadstar.co.uk/wp-content/upl ... -diner.pdf
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Jelle Hieminga wrote:
EGDGZTCW wrote:So.... If I said ...... "dinners off" ......would you know what I meant. \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ =D> :-D
Ron posted about it two days ago, I'm guessing you're referring to this: http://theloadstar.co.uk/wp-content/upl ... -diner.pdf
Not actually seen that one but yes I did see Rons. I have been informed officially from the museum this afternoon via email and I am delighted.

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Brilliant news about 148 =D>

£900 for yoke badges, where's the 'fainting' emoticon? :shock:

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I know where there are a few dodgy Tristars... two careful owners :-)////) :-)////) Perhaps I'll email them!

Yes Thumper, I know what you mean... thankfully I was sober as I may have been tempted and then wondered where on earth I'd get the cash!
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Tonkenna wrote:
I have a yoke but sadly no badge so I want to try and make one for it... I have the design for the vickers badge underneath but need to find away of making the perspex bit???


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There must be an alloy wheel centre cap or steering wheel centre cap type thing that could be modified to fit?

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It's not the bit that fits into the yoke that will be the problem, it is the top bit that is gonna be difficult as it is a perspex sphere...

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I'm sure if you have a decent photograph of the badge and dimensions to work with any plastic fabricator could sort that perspex sphere out for you. Might cost a fair bit but probably not £900!!

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That's my hope LOL... hopefully at least 1 less nought in the price! :D
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As far as I have been told none of the BA supers had yoke badges when deliverd to the RAF, the BA crews removed them on the thire last flights as civil AC

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