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  1. I had the opportunity to meet a company that...

    Posted by Lenny, 19-06-19
    I had the opportunity to meet a company that converts classic cars at the recent Fully Charged Live show. I had a look at their web site before attending and it appeared the major components needed...
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  2. After getting it to work using Chrome, I copied...

    Posted by Lenny, 19-06-19
    After getting it to work using Chrome, I copied the link address into Opera and that appears to be working too.
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  3. Hello Waad, Check out the page 'Moving out of...

    Posted by Lenny, 18-06-19
    Thread: Leave apartment
    Hello Waad,

    Check out the page 'Moving out of your home? Here's what to do':

    https://community.purepla.net/content/231-Moving-home-Here-s-what-to-do#ckb_start
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  4. Hello schase Nice post. I've just fitted a...

    Posted by Lenny, 15-06-19
    Hello schase

    Nice post.

    I've just fitted a single batten from Screwfix to replace a fluorescent tube in my garage. I see they do a twin version at 5600lm.
    ...
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  5. Hello Bamboo and welcome to the community. ...

    Posted by Lenny, 12-06-19
    Thread: Change payments
    Hello Bamboo and welcome to the community.

    This forum is mainly used by other customers such as yourself.

    To get the attention of Pure Planet, from the app select Help and use WattBot. It is...
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  6. As Pure Planet kindly provided me with a guest...

    Posted by Lenny, 11-06-19
    As Pure Planet kindly provided me with a guest ticket, I thought I would share some observations with community.

    The Fully Charged Live show at Silverstone is the brainchild of Robert Llewellyn,...
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  7. Hello AndyL and welcome to the community. This...

    Posted by Lenny, 05-06-19
    Thread: Economy 7 Meter
    Hello AndyL and welcome to the community.

    This forum is mainly used by other customers such as yourself.

    To get the attention of Pure Planet, from the app select Help and use WattBot. It is...
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  8. Hello Jerry Collins and welcome to the community....

    Posted by Lenny, 03-06-19
    Thread: Direct Debit
    Hello Jerry Collins and welcome to the community.

    This forum is mainly used by other customers such as yourself.

    Sorry to learn you are having problems with your direct debit.

    This is...
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  9. Look - no engine - (yet)!

    Posted by Lenny, 01-06-19
    Look - no engine - (yet)!
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  10. And here's one of me trying to take credit for...

    Posted by Lenny, 01-06-19
    And here's one of me trying to take credit for all Tom's hard work. I am SO proud of his skill, ingenuity, patience and perseverance!
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  11. As I said, not at all stupid as I had to ask...

    Posted by Lenny, 01-06-19
    As I said, not at all stupid as I had to ask myself, so here beginneth the welding lesson from Tom. The diagramme below shows the various types of welding join. Tom uses butt welds for body panels so...
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  12. No such thing as a stupid question in my book...

    Posted by Lenny, 01-06-19
    No such thing as a stupid question in my book woz, so definitely no apologies needed. In fact I'll have to ask Tom because I don't know how he did it either! I'll message him and get back to you.
    ...
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  13. And then part way through we retired and had to...

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    And then part way through we retired and had to move 2 beetles, a 1964 Split Screen Pickup, a Fiat 600, a 1971 VW Bay Campervan and the Karmann Ghia from Herefordshire to Cornwall, with only 2 of...
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  14. This is why it's called a "Whole body off...

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    This is why it's called a "Whole body off restoration". Pretty much every nut, bot and screw is removed so that the floor pan and bodywork can be separated and fully restored
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  15. Finally weld in new section

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    Finally weld in new section
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  16. Next cut them out

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    Next cut them out
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  17. Now identify the rusty bits

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    Now identify the rusty bits
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  18. Ah, but he was just a teenager when the project...

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    Ah, but he was just a teenager when the project started...
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  19. Tom quickly got stuck in!

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    Tom quickly got stuck in!
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  20. Not much better on the other side...

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    Not much better on the other side...
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  21. So this is how it looked on delivery.

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    So this is how it looked on delivery.
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  22. You are correct, simply lowering the vehicle...

    Posted by Lenny, 31-05-19
    You are correct, simply lowering the vehicle would result in the tyres contacting the front wings. Tom likes the lowered look and did the same thing with one of his Beetles. I wasn't sure myself, but...
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  23. My dream EV project is underway

    Posted by Lenny, 30-05-19
    What started as idle speculation about a dream EV is hopefully going to become reality.

    Although I don’t have a spare 2CV handy, my son is passionate about restoring classic air-cooled VWs. He has...
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  24. The sheer scale of on street parking in the UK...

    Posted by Lenny, 30-05-19
    The sheer scale of on street parking in the UK will prevent the wide-scale adoption of EVs until proper infrastructure measures are taken.

    I’m just surprised that any effective charging can occur...
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