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by QCS
Tue Mar 23, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Chat and Banter
Topic: GPO Engineers Minor Van Racks
Replies: 4
Views: 374

Re: GPO Engineers Minor Van Racks

Their loss. Not interested in facebook. Not much point in posting anything-else then :(
by QCS
Tue Mar 23, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: Chat and Banter
Topic: GPO Engineers Minor Van Racks
Replies: 4
Views: 374

GPO Engineers Minor Van Racks

A pair of 'A' racks up for auction on eBay item number 265097576832 https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/265097576832?ul_noapp=true
by QCS
Fri Mar 12, 2021 7:33 pm
Forum: Chat and Banter
Topic: Restoring later GPO Engineers van?
Replies: 0
Views: 345

Restoring later GPO Engineers van?

See eBay item number 333918665333 for sets of aluminium racks/bins for rear of later vans.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/GPO-POST-OFF ... SwpJNgS6Gf
by QCS
Sun Dec 13, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Information
Topic: E05 unlead - what is the situation?
Replies: 6
Views: 844

E05 unlead - what is the situation?

I notice that my local ASDA is now selling only 'E05' unleaded. I read various stories about it being the 'doom' of the 'heritage' petrol vehicles as only petrol engine of vehicles built after circa 2002 will not be harmed by it. What is the truth? My little 'Moggie' van has had the odd trip out sin...
by QCS
Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Chat and Banter
Topic: thankyou all
Replies: 7
Views: 2089

Re: thankyou all

I've 'sneaked' out a couple of time in my GPO moggie but not broken the five mile limit we've had here in Wales until last Monday. 'Kitchener' - I remember him well - I knew him many many years ago! He was my superior when I was first commissioned as a not long out of school youngster - hated being ...
by QCS
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Information
Topic: Harvey Frost GPO screw jack
Replies: 0
Views: 855

Harvey Frost GPO screw jack

Does anyone know which GPO vehicle used a Harvey Frost 1 ton screw jack 'Registered Design 851257' ? tn_IMAG5031.jpg And compared with the Shelley LJ31 that came with the GPO Morris Minor 1000 van kit tn_IMAG5037.jpg And other version of the Harvey Frost without the top extension piece tn_HarveyFros...
by QCS
Thu Jun 04, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: Chat and Banter
Topic: Step Ladder for GPO/PO/BT van on eBay
Replies: 0
Views: 787

Step Ladder for GPO/PO/BT van on eBay

Anyone looking for a 'Steps, Five Tread' for your GPO/PO/BT van ?

See eBay item number 174305105523 for a 'BT' marked one or a 'GPO' marked one for a 'bit' more item number 303578778020 ;)
by QCS
Mon May 25, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Chat and Banter
Topic: I spy
Replies: 14
Views: 2660

Re: I spy

Did you pass Mr Cummins on the way ;)
by QCS
Thu May 07, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Chat and Banter
Topic: I spy
Replies: 14
Views: 2660

Re: I spy

My little 1967 GPO van has sneaked out a couple of times - once was to actually sort out a problem for a friend was having trouble with his BT line which had lost dialling tone/no incoming calls but his broadband still working. Sorted that out with a Voice over IP telephone. Now in process of settin...