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Shed of Plenty

Shed

It appears I now have a shed roof at last, so whilst its empty I have started giving its a lick of paint, for now Half the shed is in Primer and tomorrow I shall finish that off, over the weekend I shall give it the gloss coat so I...

Roof’s away

Gahh, got home today from work to find a note saying… Roof of the shed is being replaced tomorrow can you please move all your stuff out of the shed, now normally that’s not an issue when we are talking about a lawn mower a bike and a garden hose....

Shed of Plenty

Tidy Saturday

Over the last few months I have pulled and tugged things out of draws when I needed them and pushed odds and sods into corners, today as it was wet I thought I had better sort it all out. Its taken 6 hours but everything is in its place and...

Shed of Plenty

Oily water

Tonight I thought it was about time I sorted out the shed items that has been drenched in water when the shed leaked, needless to say the water had done no damage at all to the items as it was solid ice still. My collection of old nuts and bolts...

1159cc

Winter

Well that was the end of the workshop usage, thankful as I was, I am now down to weekend work only on the cars, so its back to the shed of plenty to play with parts. Tonight I dug out the 1159cc engine I am going to use in Marvin...

Windy times

Its blowing a gale outside, one good thing is that its keeping the rain away, but I don’t get too impressed when the wind lifts up the bonnet from its support pole and attempts to sever me in half! Needless to say I didn’t get too much done outside…. sitting...

1159cc

Engines

After the bank holiday weekend of stripping the shed down and replacing it all back in some order. This seems to indicate the shed is too small or I have too much tatt, needless to say I decided it was time to throw away a lot of things that I...

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stripper and head

No nothing like that people, all I have done today is remove the fuel tank and number plates from Marvin, so its just the underlay, glass engine and box to go. Alas no rush now as the paint shop cannot take the car until 8th June, which I am not...

Mr Mop

Seems I am reduced to tidying things up these days until Marvin comes back from the paint shop. I called today and they have not actually started on the car after 2 weeks, poor show, but the world isn’t going to end if I don’t have the car for a...

Shed of Plenty

Engine updates

Right after sorting the shed out this afternoon, I have decided to get some of these engines finished ASAP. I have three OHV’s on the worktop: Number one, just needs sump fitting and the head bolted on, its nearly finished, its the engine I took to Kats originally for the...