FIRST TO GET STUCK IN THE MUD- and we won't be the last!

Discussion in 'Rally Planning Discussion and Chat' started by jaygee, Apr 25, 2012.

  1. jaygee

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    Only just arrived, drove onto field and sunk straight away!Tony now gone off to office to get tractorman to come and pull us out- suggest he stays parked by these fields all weekend

    P.s. we had rubber mats & wood etc but nothing would get us out!!!!
     
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    Is that at Peterborough, bodes well when the other arrive, hope you get out ok we're about 36 miles away been raining most of day.
     
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    I hope they get out as well they are assistant Marshalls.

    OMG. Not worrying about it at all :cry:.

    By the Way the sun has just come out here in Kent so maybe just maybe it will start to dry up


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    the sun is breaking through the rain

    Yes in our part of Kent the sun is trying to break through.. but still lots and lots of rain and the wind has not let up

    Bob
     
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    Hope it is behind you on the way to Peterborough or you could be down to single figures.:BigGrin:
     
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    Sorry to say that it is still raining here at Greetham, a few miles up the road from Peterborough.

    Been raining since 02.00 hrs.

    Getting worried about going to Peterborough tomorrow. I really dont want to get 6.5t of RV stuck in a mudpit. :Doh:
     
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    All sorted now, parkedup with a nice cupof tea.Apparently theyhave lots of tractors from tomorrow to give assistance if required.
     
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    me neither

    Same issue.. do not want to get bogged down and I have the car on the trailer.

    Bob
     
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    you could be right Buttons

    24 to 28 mph winds that could be a lot of head wind. my 14 mpg could be single figures

    Bob
     
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    that is good news

    That is good news....... thanks for letting us all know.. a fair few of us were getting a bit worried.

    Bob
     
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    14 mpg :Eeek::Eeek::Eeek:

    Is that with or without using the 4kw genny?

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    with the trailer as well JJ

    OVER SIZED = 23'9"

    the rest you can work out... but yes 14 mpg .. dropped to 10 mpg over the Tarn Gorge in France.. but that also includes my use of the 4 kw genny.. I suspect better than you diesel van JJ:Blush:


    Bob:thumb:
     
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    I try to avoid arguments... especially with lawyers... but I can assure anyone interested that my turbo charged, intercooled Iveco does a great deal more than 14mpg as does my beautiful, classic and classy Hymer 660...

    So there! Ya Boo Shucks... (with knobs on)... :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:

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    it is like taking candy from a child

    It is like taking candy from a child.. easy.. turn the key and wait for the reply... never fails JJ


    Bob:Blush:
     
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    Nearly as much as Buttons :Wink:
     
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    I am no way as good as Buttons is

    I am miles behind Buttons, he is almost as good as Chris Green.. I rank way down in maybe 5 or 6 or even further down.. JJ is much further up the ladder than me.. he does it with magic.. he has a wand.. I do not.:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:


    Bob:Blush:
     
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    :cry::cry:don't think I will be able to get out much if its so soggy so I will be like a little prisoner inside - do hope I get some lovely visitors to keep me company:thumb:
     
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