Author Archives: RetroRamp

Autojumble Bargains – January!

Well, despite the snow this morning, two kids and a Mrs to load up into the aging Xantia, we got to Lincoln AutoJumble at Hemswell Airfield. Left home at 8am, arrived at 8:45am despite a minor power steering fault which I’ll need to look into again. Anyway, braving the cold, jumping in the snow with

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BMW E34 535i Specification

The BMW Specification sheet, as it left the factory! Reg No. : G*** VJA Chassis No. : BF****0 Reg Date 04/05/1990 Engine No. 4******8 Build Date Apr 1990 (Wk14) Model : HD26 535IAS Current Dealer 16254 Beechwood (W) Colour : 308 Brilliant Red Selling Dealer 16254 Beechwood (W) Upholstery : 0292 Silver Leather Extras :

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Homebrew – Chapter 2!

So, Friday came and went. The market was attended and the much needed chemicals for wine, cider and beer production were sucessfully purchased, along with a few other bits that we’ll get to at some point in the future! I’ll let the pictures do the talking this time around…

Home Brew – Chapter 1!

Having looked into home brewing for a couple of months, well to be truthful almost a year, we took the plunge and bought a number of bits and pieces from various sellers on eBay. The first kit, included a 25 litre bucket, two 4.5 litre demijohns, 12 75cl wine bottles, hydrometer, thermometer, syphoning tubes and

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