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Mark 1 For Sale

Post  SUMB on Mon Oct 11, 2010 10:08 pm

Think James might remember this one from Newark show quite a few years ago when it was pink.

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/1962-MORRIS-MINI-LANDER-JEEP-/120632794228?pt=Automobiles_UK&hash=item1c16465c74
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Post  TRR Motorsport on Tue Oct 12, 2010 12:44 pm

Yes i think i can remember, wasn't it your scamp Chaz? And you wanted to paint it but only had small amounts of red and white paint so you mixed the two colours so you had enough to do the whole car?

Oh, er, no. maybe that wasn't you. Laughing
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Post  Martin & Nettie on Tue Oct 12, 2010 1:00 pm

What is it with yellow for a Scamp? not sure about the flared wheel arches and that sloping back, I'd have stuck a false Mk1 bonnet on the back together with another windscreen just to confuse people lol!
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Post  TRR Motorsport on Tue Oct 12, 2010 8:50 pm

A pushme pullyou. Cool! drunken
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Post  Rum Tum Tugger on Wed Oct 13, 2010 10:48 am

What is it with yellow for a Scamp?
An article I read, many years ago, on the psychology of car colours suggested that yellow is the preferred choice of
  • extreme extroverts clown and
  • the safety conscious. tank

So why are there more yellow Scamps than yellow Volvos?
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Post  ZED on Wed Oct 13, 2010 12:07 pm

I doubt Reg's Monster will be staying yellow for another 11yrs. He's been saying it's too common for a few years now, but what to change it to? It's all been done before...

If I had my way, I'd
wrap it! Very Happy But it's not mine to wrap.

Elaine. Wink
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Post  TRR Motorsport on Wed Oct 13, 2010 12:10 pm

Silver with Orange detailing?
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Post  ZED on Wed Oct 13, 2010 1:40 pm

TRR Motorsport wrote:Silver with Orange detailing?

Bacofoil wrap! Laughing

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Post  wezgit daan saaf on Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:22 pm

I doubt Reg's Monster will be staying yellow for another 11yrs. He's been saying it's too common for a few years now, but what to change it to? It's all been done before...
Popular Elaine not common, good old JCB yellow will take over the world, just wait and see. Just look at the fields of oil seed rape you see now and the ammount you see growing in the verges, next thing will be world domination by Yellow.
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Post  Martin & Nettie on Thu Oct 14, 2010 7:23 pm

Yellow is the new Blue according to Gok Wan (probably) Razz
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Post  ZED on Fri Oct 15, 2010 1:18 pm


[quote="wezgit daan saaf"]

Popular Elaine not common, good old JCB yellow will take over the world, just wait and see. Just look at the fields of oil seed rape you see now and the ammount you see growing in the verges, next thing will be world domination by Yellow.

LOL I call the monster's Yellow Chrome 'skip yellow'. Laughing


Martin & Nettie wrote:Yellow is the new Blue according to Gok Wan (probably) Razz

Well he would say that, wouldn't he?! Laughing

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Post  TRR Motorsport on Fri Oct 15, 2010 11:47 pm

MESS wrote:
TRR Motorsport wrote:Silver with Orange detailing?

Bacofoil wrap! Laughing

E. Wink

Been there, done that.

Mike Baker & I wrapped our Scamps to look like moon buggies at Newark one year for the club fancy dress.

No one else bothered, need i say more. Suspect
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Post  ZED on Sat Oct 16, 2010 12:05 pm

TRR Motorsport wrote:
Been there, done that.

Mike Baker & I wrapped our Scamps to look like moon buggies at Newark one year for the club fancy dress.

See, like I said it's all been done before! Laughing

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Not sold

Post  Mk3rob on Mon Oct 18, 2010 4:19 pm

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Re: Mark 1 For Sale

Post  SUMB on Fri Jan 28, 2011 1:54 pm

It has resurfaced on Pistonheads - crazy price and being advertised as a Moke again. This guy is away with the fairies - people have been telling him it's a MK1 Scamp for over 10 years. banghead

http://www.pistonheads.com/sales/2420666.htm
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Re: Mark 1 For Sale

Post  Mk3rob on Fri Jan 28, 2011 2:05 pm


What a nob, there's no telling some people Evil or Very Mad
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Post  Rum Tum Tugger on Sat Jan 29, 2011 11:43 am

I went to have a look at the ad, and what did I find? A big box saying:

This advert has been withdrawn by PistonHeads

Well, well...
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Post  SUMB on Sat Jan 29, 2011 12:00 pm

Rum Tum Tugger wrote:I went to have a look at the ad, and what did I find? A big box saying:

This advert has been withdrawn by PistonHeads

Well, well...

Embarassed Embarassed Surely this has nothing to do with the e-mail I thought I was sending to the vendor saying " Sorry to disappoint you but this is not a Moke - it is a Mark 1 Mini Scamp "

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Post  OSR on Mon Jan 31, 2011 12:09 pm

SUMB wrote:
Rum Tum Tugger wrote:I went to have a look at the ad, and what did I find? A big box saying:

This advert has been withdrawn by PistonHeads

Well, well...

Embarassed Embarassed Surely this has nothing to do with the e-mail I thought I was sending to the vendor saying " Sorry to disappoint you but this is not a Moke - it is a Mark 1 Mini Scamp "


Nope more to do with me emailing the guys at PH saying it wasn't a Moke with a link to this thread Evil or Very Mad
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Post  TRR Motorsport on Mon Jan 31, 2011 8:41 pm

Superb! Nice one Charlie. Laughing
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