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by speedwell
Sun Dec 24, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan's worlborl picture
Replies: 16
Views: 3660

Re: Bryan's worlborl picture

Yes. That does make sense. I'll add another ball to my machine. I'd forgotten that the Bryan's Allsport usually came with 10 (no doubt for the same reason).
by speedwell
Sat Dec 23, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan's worlborl picture
Replies: 16
Views: 3660

Re: Bryan's worlborl picture

I think 9 balls and 5/16ths.
by speedwell
Sat Dec 23, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan's worlborl picture
Replies: 16
Views: 3660

Re: Bryan's worlborl picture

Ah Yes .Sorry. Do You think I am right about the back cloth?
by speedwell
Sat Dec 23, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan's worlborl picture
Replies: 16
Views: 3660

Re: Bryan's worlborl picture

oops. his as in Bryans fan.
by speedwell
Sat Dec 23, 2017 2:58 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Bryan's worlborl picture
Replies: 16
Views: 3660

Re: Bryan's worlborl picture

Hi Widget. I have a worlball.Original condition but with a previous owner's half hearted attempt to restore chrome bits. I am over 90% sure that the back cloth is not painted but pre-coloured leatherette ( ie synthetic not real leather ). It is a light green and not the darker colour on the elephant...
by speedwell
Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: Justice Scrutton's Tipple
Topic: Old traditions still happening
Replies: 9
Views: 3831

Re: Old traditions still happening

I Like that. A lot of the traditional advent calendars had 24 windows with a few 25 and now more with 25. The actual religious period varies.
by speedwell
Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Justice Scrutton's Tipple
Topic: Old traditions still happening
Replies: 9
Views: 3831

Re: Old traditions still happening

Ah. My comment fell on stony ground.....
by speedwell
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:32 pm
Forum: Justice Scrutton's Tipple
Topic: Old traditions still happening
Replies: 9
Views: 3831

Re: Old traditions still happening

badpenny wrote:
Thu Dec 14, 2017 1:49 pm
I can't believe people still buy Advent Calendars.
When I was a kid over 50 years ago, their days were numbered.
Indeed 1 to 24 .....
As usual a good un from the master
by speedwell
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Feedback required...
Replies: 24
Views: 8695

Re: Feedback required...

Well BP that did make me laugh!! I was going to say keep it up but there again.....
by speedwell
Sun Oct 22, 2017 2:58 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: The State of the Pennymachines Nation 2017
Replies: 15
Views: 5271

Re: The State of the Pennymachines Nation 2017

Hear hear !!!!!