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Old 14-06-2013, 14:53   #1 (permalink)
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Default I am now officially a heavyweight

Received my new weight plate from SVTech today - uprated from 4500kg to 5000kg, just a paperwork exercise. So will now be arriving at Stratford Show with water on board - much to the relief of anyone who has been stuck behind me filling up in previous years!
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Old 14-06-2013, 15:56   #2 (permalink)
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It was me last year... I didn't mind looking at your back end for half an hour

We had a good chat at the standpipe
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Old 14-06-2013, 16:05   #3 (permalink)
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It was me last year... I didn't mind looking at your back end for half an hour

We had a good chat at the standpipe
Hmmmm ....... as I remember it I was behind you filling up. Then you raced off to the Funster section to secure a prime spot - while I held up three other (probably non-Funster) vans. Then I seem to remember I got lured into the disabled section by mistake and had to reverse out at a strange angle.
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Old 14-06-2013, 16:17   #4 (permalink)
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Old 14-06-2013, 16:55   #5 (permalink)
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What on earth do you put in that van? Nix will be pleased now you can get out and greet everyone straight away As for SV Tech, how much was it to do the paperwork? Jane
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Old 14-06-2013, 17:01   #6 (permalink)
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Hmmmm ....... as I remember it I was behind you filling up. Then you raced off to the Funster section to secure a prime spot - while I held up three other (probably non-Funster) vans. Then I seem to remember I got lured into the disabled section by mistake and had to reverse out at a strange angle.
Now you mention it I do remember. I had fun getting to the post as well...

Well some had a nice looking van in front of me before I was able to fill up.
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Old 14-06-2013, 17:06   #7 (permalink)
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What on earth do you put in that van? Nix will be pleased now you can get out and greet everyone straight away As for SV Tech, how much was it to do the paperwork? Jane
Nothing that I want to do without!

I was surprised when I put it on a weighbridge to discover it was right at its limit - think Hobby must have lied about its MIRO.

SVTech fee was £312. Worth it for peace of mind. I would have felt kind of guilty leaving Nix sitting at the roadside with the VOSA man.
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