"A" frame with a difference...

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  1. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

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    I am trying to invent, work out how to build an about face A frame...

    What it is..... The hitch (Ball Hookup) is on the car and the fixing as normal to the car is on the tow bar...

    So it would vitually become a =

    "Y" Frame...

    Would this be legal in Spain.... :thumb:

























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    "Sorry".... That should have gone in the U.shape lounge..
     
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  2. bobandjanie

    bobandjanie Funster Life Member

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    Try arguing the toss over A or Y at the roadside with an armed Policia who just wants his money! Jane :Rofl1:
     
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  3. dave newell lvs

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    No because it is the act of towing one vehicle on its wheels behind another that is illegal in Spain not the actual equipment used to make it possible.

    D.
     
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    I think what you would have to do is turn it all ass about face. So you fit an a frame to the back of the car, the tow bar to the front of the MH and then you will be "pushing" the toad. Now I can't see any rules that say you cant "push" a car? :Wink:


    See you on Dragon's Den in a few weeks :thumb:
    Im on just before Scotjim and his unheard of top secret invention :thumb:
     
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    Are Y fronts illegal in Spain ?......If not, they aught to be.
     
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    What about "pushing" the car ?
    Put the car in front and push it ?


    barry:Smile:
     
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    No no no ............. we have got it sussed out so it's legal :thumb:


    I just steer the motor home with the engine off and Joyce is in the toad pushing me along :Eeek:

    Got to be legal anywhere:Wink:
     
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    I hear the Germans are not happy with the recent ban on Aframes and recent legislation to stop Yfronts and Speedos :Rofl1:
     
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    Now there's something that needs banning.
    Some folk wearing them look like two pounds of shite in a one pound bag.:Rofl1:
     
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    You smooth talking bugger you ! :thumb:
     
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    Oi ....... no need to get personal :Wink:
     
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    Yeah, BAN required here Jim, Rule 1, I reckon they should both "get a life".............:Wink:
     
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  13. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

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    I give up.........

    I post a sensible question... (Which from me is unheard of)...

    And all I get is a load of micky taking....:Sad:

    I`ll not bother in future.... :RollEyes::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Mo , this is Motorhome FUN :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    I swear half of the people in this thread have no idea who is taking the piss:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    This is back to front A Frames not urinals :Wink:
     
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    Excuse me! I gave you a very accurate and reasoned response!

    D.
     
  18. old-mo

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    OK, then.... I had one sensible answer to a silly question... :thumb:
     
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    ... budgie smugglers ... some people just shouldn't wear them at all ... if they're 'hansom' that is! :Rofl1:
     
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    Aint I just??
    Personal?
    Looked in the mirror, mate.

    Absolutely.
    It's like using brown bread for a chip buttie.
    Just wrong!
     
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