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Messages - Johndoh

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I like this site, there's little on the internet of interest to men my age if you exclude porn, people selling stuff and pathetic "social media". There are some very irritating people on this site, there are some very irritating relatives at family gatherings too, that's life. I have relatives that I could cheerfully strangle but I don't.

Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even to the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story. Max Ehrmann

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Nice to see you back Glort always good reading material.

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Original Lister Cs Engines / Re: Lister CS date info please?
« on: October 09, 2019, 09:28:52 PM »
5/1 1953

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Changfa Engines / Re: Happy Birthday
« on: September 26, 2019, 02:09:35 PM »
Is it starting normally now? It's a little beauty, happy birthday

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Engines / Re: Flywheel Bolt LR1
« on: September 20, 2019, 01:30:54 PM »
Any garage that works on trucks would have a socket most of these guys are pretty helpful I don't think borrowing one would be difficult.

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Lister Market Place (things for Sale) / Re: LEF Document Store - thoughts
« on: September 09, 2019, 01:15:48 PM »
I only have following manuals

Lister SL/SR 1&2
Lister LT/LV 1&2
Petter A series AA1, AB1, AC1, AC1Z. AC1ZC & AC2
Yanmar L48-L100
Lister 6/1, 8/1, 12/2 and 16/2 operators manual and parts list
Honda E1500 manual

May be a Yanmar parts list somewhere too willing to forward all of them

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Lister Market Place (things for Sale) / Re: LEF Document Store - thoughts
« on: September 08, 2019, 04:31:37 PM »
If you look at the amount of manuals on the internal fire page there's a lot of work involved. They ask only for a one time donation to access any/all of them.  For example I threw a few quid in the collection plate in church this morning, its a donation, you don't have to give anything and donating doesn't give you any rights to the internal workings of the church. I assume the money collected helps with heat light and maintenance etc same as a site needs money spending on it from time to time. I'm also a donor to the French car forum uk. I have uploaded a few manuals to dropbox my internet is slow and patchy so not ideal

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Lister Market Place (things for Sale) / Re: LEF Document Store - thoughts
« on: September 08, 2019, 11:53:25 AM »
Of course it would be easy to add a donate button for paypal. That goes to a secure off site web page nothing is stored on the sites server. I donate to a couple of mad causes without issue.

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Lister Market Place (things for Sale) / Re: New Listeroids for sale
« on: September 06, 2019, 07:41:56 PM »
Chaps, let's agree to let sleeping dogs lie on this one, eh, before I get a moderation request and actually have to do something about it...

Thanks.
Apologies Ade!
P

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Lister Market Place (things for Sale) / Re: New Listeroids for sale
« on: September 06, 2019, 04:29:48 PM »
Really? Fisticuffs? We are mature men that like old engines not chavs. WTF is wrong with you threatening a bloke because you disagree with what he says? That's real freedom. I read many things I disagree with hear loads of nonsense in many places but so what? If you don't like an author or journalist don't read his books or articles why come on here and set out to be offended and offensive?

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Lister Market Place (things for Sale) / Re: New Listeroids for sale
« on: September 05, 2019, 09:47:50 PM »
I have a few genuine Lister CS's for sale I brought back from the UK. Various states of repair I and pricing structures. My posting/threads are on the board.

I have no intention of hijacking this thread and wanted to say as a small businessman and entrepreneur I wholly support Graham at Bolton in his endeavors!

It must be noted that Gary at DES has been top notch as many of us know.

Finally, I also wanted to note I have no humane ideas for dealing with a problem like glort...

Watch a little Australian TV and you will appreciate why Glort is out in his shed so much. Tinkering, fettling and thinking

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Engines / Re: Lister SL1
« on: September 05, 2019, 09:43:36 PM »
Thats the spirit Scott! Improvise experiment and occasionally improve.

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General Discussion / Re: Hurricane Dorian
« on: September 02, 2019, 02:30:15 PM »
+1 to that

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Engines / Re: Lister SL1
« on: August 31, 2019, 11:45:28 AM »
I cant imagine Sleeman's will be cheap for a one off special tool. I would be inclined to leave the parts in a machine shop and they will fit it for small money. Plus if they fcuk it up they will have to do it again gratis.

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Engines / Re: Lister SL1
« on: August 31, 2019, 08:12:51 AM »

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