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About Jockster

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    Jock of all trades
  • Birthday 29/09/1968

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    History, bikes, films, Art, Music, space ships!

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  1. Jockster

    eBay rant.......not the usual

    Very well put Mike, all I can add to this is to advise your friend to make a few copies of the death certificate as it will be a necessity in dealing with any company that has her name as primary contact. The local office for registering births, deaths and marriages should be a one stop shop now, they should be able to contact most companies that your friend has dealings with to make things official. I was quite surprised when my father passed away last year just how much they can do to help. Sincerest sympathies for the loss of your friend too.
  2. Jockster

    Something odd

    Anyway, hello to yourself, old bean!
  3. Jockster

    Something odd

    Worcesterfari jah!
  4. Jockster

    Something odd

    Looked like a Provost from where I was standing! Too far away to identify colours though.
  5. Jockster

    Not happy

    Having been bitten twice by circular saws I offer you my sincerest sympathies with your injuries. I hope that it is as it sounds and that you've escaped tendon and bone damage. All the very best for speedy recovery.
  6. Jockster

    Liquid Poly: a cautionary tale-update

    Very bad for your physical well-being which is why it is no longer used for sleepy time in the hospital! Use EMA plastic weld, that'll melt just about anything plastic in our modelling world.
  7. Jockster

    Winter driving

    There are plenty out there that aspire to winning the Darwin Awards!
  8. Jockster


    If there was a club in Worcester I'd probably join but alas, no! Besides, it's kinda difficult to transport models on a motorcycle, I took a few to Cosford this year and all suffered from the journey there with only one being intact enough to display, it did not survive the return journey!. I enjoy the shows though, as Dave says, it gives you a chance to meet up every now and then and I haven't met anyone at a show yet that I didn't like or respect!
  9. Jockster

    Horizon 1/20 Tyrannosaurus Rex and Apatosaurus

    You are a superstar Troy, to think that my grandmother used to by this and others for me when I was so very young, I guess she never actually read one. What a blast from the past. I even had the red arrow gift!
  10. Jockster

    Fats Domino dies at 89

    One of my late Father's favourites and as a result, one of mine. He's walking to New Orleans!
  11. Jockster

    Points from the wife using my dynamic model skills ??

    Like most of us and as per Beardie, I'm the family go to guy for anything that breaks or needs built. Particularly the stepdaughters as they believe I can fix anything and everything, which I do!
  12. Jockster

    CMS Colombo Express - 1/700 by Revell

    The kit containers are fine but are full stacks, they look like large Lego bricks whereas the resin ones have the variety and appearance of randomness in their stacking. The reality is down to weight distribution and balance! There are also photoetch versions out there too!
  13. I have the England as the England and it's a great little kit, you've done a very nice build here, well done sir!
  14. Jockster

    Britmodeller running slow?

    Aw crap! Don't bring one of those credit card reading devices, you tend to sell a lot of stuff I like to buy!
  15. Jockster

    Britmodeller running slow?

    Once my mojo has returned I will be upping my supplies of Colourcoats, I will still be sending you my pennies no matter where you advertise. I've met you, I like you and you're a decent bloke and that's all that matters to me and my wallet!