Do you wear a Funster badge at Exhibition???

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  1. GWAYGWAY

    GWAYGWAY Funster

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    I am off up the road to the NEC for the Tuesday opening day . Just had a thought. Do I wear my badge to identify myself to other miscreants that might turn up there? Or would I look silly unless I'm on the Carthago stand, trying to blag a free one from them.
    Would you wear it with pride or skulk around?
     
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  2. TUCANO

    TUCANO Funster

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    I would wear it with pride, I need people to talk to (y)
     
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  3. Vlad The Impaler

    Vlad The Impaler Funster

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    There's a time and a place !
    The rest of them aren't like us and won't understand ,if you feel the need to wear it and attract any unwelcome attention ,tell them you work for an agency investigating gassing incidents ,I'm sure they'll give you a wide berth and ask no more questions




    Vlad !
     
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  4. Jim

    Jim Ringleader

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    Yes you'll see a few Funster badges being worn. When I was there in February I found a group of badge wearers who had met at the show. Where did I find them? Sat outside Wetherspoons :rofl:
     
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  5. TUCANO

    TUCANO Funster

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    So if you wear your badge they will give you a wide berth,
    what if you only want a PVC :whistle2:
     
  6. Milliemobile

    Milliemobile Funster

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    We are going, but don't have badges :(
     
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  7. GWAYGWAY

    GWAYGWAY Funster

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    Perhaps I'll take it a keep it underwraps exposing only to those who know the secret sign of two fingers up.
     
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  8. Ambilkate

    Ambilkate Funster Life Member

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    Yes we did last year :) :) :)
     
  9. Granjan

    Granjan Funster

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    I wouldn't be wearing my badge I think incognito / in disguise would be best. :unsure:
     
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  10. Tea Bag

    Tea Bag Funster

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    Hi.
    There is more to this than meets the eye,being as i am a bit of a loner when out in the unit with first wife,(52cnd wedding anniversary tomorrow 12/10/ 2015..Where did those years go ?),i am wary about attracting attention. (Who could have guessed that..)
    So far,having spent 6 weeks back in England at 4 seperate sites,i have yet to see a Funster member + badge,or smiley face on a unit. To be fair,i had more fun with "C/vanners" and two M/Homers who were not funsters,but i spread the word while there. Are you all out of the country !!!LOL.
    Will get a smiley face for the unit in the fullness of time,however,at the moment it is in Stealth mode.(Need to know basis). Look forward to perhaps seeing some of you in our future travels.Stay well,stay lucky.
    Tea Bag
     
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  11. Sundowners

    Sundowners Funster Life Member

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    We wear ours with pride, you never know may get you a discount, has for us on occasions.
     
  12. parknride

    parknride Funster

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    3 smiley faces on windscreens in Keswick last week(y) @Bluemooner parked next to us, very nice couple (we are evens now andy) Didn't meet the others, never saw them in, and ourselves.
    Must admit only ever seen these 2 + my first meeting with @zainspops in Chartres this year, another nice couple.
    Do people hide their Smiley's and put them on show only when they feel sociable?
     
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  13. Wildbill

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    Don't have sticker for van or badges now in the van badges got water damaged when we left them in the garage when we stored the van last year.
    and don't have the sticker on windscreen nether as we prefer a clear windscreen and windows with out stickers except a very small Scotland badge
    bill
     
  14. GJH

    GJH Funster Life Member

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    We are going on Thursday and will wear our badges.

    I'll also wear my MotorhomeParking.Co.UK badge in case anybody hasn't heard of that wonderful site :whistle:;):LOL:
     
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  15. John Laidler

    John Laidler Funster

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    "Badges, we don't need no stinking badges!". Famous line from a brilliant Humphrey Bogart film.



    And copied in Blazing Saddles.

     
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  16. s20hymer

    s20hymer Funster

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    hya I wear my funster badge all the time when I am out as being proud of the good the club does for all different people but it really looks odd on my dinner jacket
     
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  17. GJH

    GJH Funster Life Member

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    Why? Doesn't it match the dinner you've spilt on it? :D
     
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  18. John Laidler

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    Looking at your avatar I can see why if you were wearing a Funster badge you would look really odd! :)
     
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  19. Gellyneck

    Gellyneck Funster Life Member

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    All waiting on the other to go in and buy the drink!:whistle::ROFLMAO:
     
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  20. irnbru

    irnbru Funster Life Member

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    How do you get a badge? Can you order one and pay for it online or do you only get them at the large rallies Jim attends?
     
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