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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,533
Posted By Karl
Re: Bratton's & Covid-19

Keith I concede and you made me laugh -Which we all need right now !!
I always considered that after the Nuclear Holocaust the only things left would be cockroaches and Keith Richards Liver- I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2020, 01:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,533
Posted By Karl
Re: Bratton's & Covid-19

I'm sorry I just have to ask is your TV broken ? If it is then I can tell you from the other side of the world that they are interning bodies in a New York park because the morgues ( and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,533
Posted By Karl
Re: Bratton's & Covid-19

Yep I feel your pain However I'm happy to continue feeling in the long term if i can as well .

We know the virus can live on some materials for 72 hours or more.
The question I guess you have...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-03-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,180
Posted By Karl
Re: Third Gen Auto delays

Get well Soon Michael .
I've brought a lot from you and its all been great.
I will be buying more in future but unfortunately getting stuff to the other side of the world is now somewhat...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2020, 03:31 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,360
Posted By Karl
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

Yep you get it.
My gut feeling is that you actually have the death rate about right as well Italy has 10% Spain pushing that as well China says 4% (not sure how accurate that is but one would...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,360
Posted By Karl
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

Yep her politics are not mine but she has done well. I guess politics are something for pre-COVID times now . We're all human beings just trying to get through this alive . My swab negative Thank...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2020, 02:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,360
Posted By Karl
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

New Zealand has had one death and we have over 700 cases. Its to early to see how effective our lock down is because after a week we are still seeing cases that were infected prior to the lock...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2020, 12:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,533
Posted By Karl
Re: Bratton's & Covid-19

As you know New Zealand is completely shut down Essential workers are those in Healthcare and health care support , Power supply ,Food production, supply and delivery -And that is it basically ....
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-30-2020, 04:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,488
Posted By Karl
Re: Need for early condensers?

Still here - You guys are my salvation.


I hope to get some miles on the V8 soon and to try the new condensor out .
The issue with the first one I tried was that the screw in end was a little...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,360
Posted By Karl
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

The current thought as far as I am aware is that Coronavirus is droplet spread. Therefore main spread occurs when you are sneezing or coughing that is you are symptomatic However nothing is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 01:51 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,360
Posted By Karl
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

I'm sorry. in my opinion , you are wrong this is much worse the flu. More people will get this than the flu and many more people will die from it than the flu. You will probably disagree but my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 01:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,360
Posted By Karl
Re: Coronavirus vs "A" Drive

Wake up! Death rates at only 2% (its running at 10% in Italy and 4% most other places) gives almost 2 million US deaths -This is not the flu !!
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-27-2020, 03:25 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,829
Posted By Karl
Re: This AWFUL Bug...Explained!

I'm happy to provide any help I can . I don't have all the answers but am probably better informed regards the medical issues around the illness than most on here.

There is lots of...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-26-2020, 03:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,519
Posted By Karl
Re: Nothing better to do but work.

Thank you- I am petrified most of the day. In reality the only thing that keeps me at work is that I'm more scared of letting my patients and my colleagues down by not being there than of getting...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-25-2020, 04:43 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,519
Posted By Karl
Re: Nothing better to do but work.

Our whole country is in lock down but as a medical practitioner I am considered essential and get to go to work every day and try and fight this virus.

A lesson learned from Italy it is now...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-24-2020, 04:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,174
Posted By Karl
Re: Please educate me on scammers when selling a car

My son worked at our equivalent of Ebay
He is a lawyer and during his training he worked in the "Scam Department "
He has some good ones, A very popular one was some one would list a complete...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-21-2020, 03:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 638
Posted By Karl
Re: 17th Australian Early Ford V8 Nationals - Toowoomba - September 2020

The New Zealand Vintage Car Club have cancelled their international rally in Taranaki for Jan 2021. I'm not sure if they are pessimistic or realistic -Time will tell -Karl
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2020, 11:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 640
Posted By Karl
Re: chickasha canceled

The problem is Frank that letting it run its course is going to overwhelm every countries health services and a lot of people are going to die needlessly . The measures taken may just spread the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-17-2020, 03:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 640
Posted By Karl
Re: chickasha canceled

I agree that the media are hyping it and no we not all going to die. However in Italy the death rate is 7% . Most of these deaths are occurring in people of our age so the rate in our cohort is...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-15-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,184
Posted By Karl
Re: Houston Texas,

Sorry Ian to hear your sons trip was cancelled
Andrea and I have just pulled the pin on out 5 week trip to Europe in June.
We have already paid $40,000 for the trip and like your son a...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-13-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 638
Posted By Karl
Re: 17th Australian Early Ford V8 Nationals - Toowoomba - September 2020

My stepbother and family live in Toowoomba and love it Would be tempted to attend but am travelling to Europe ( Covid -19 willing ) in June for 5 weeks so unfortunately my big trip is that...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-12-2020, 03:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Karl
Re: Condenser Miss -Sort Of

Yes feels good to have found it. But I'm really fed up with pulling and re fitting the distributor and coil. Their location was not Henry's best work especially with the big hands I have !!...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-12-2020, 02:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Karl
Condenser Miss -Sort Of

For the last few months I have been plagued by an intermittent miss in my 34 . Seemed to occur under load and be worse when hot - I have posted on here regards this before. Changing out the coil ,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-06-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,219
Posted By Karl
Re: Scam

As previously I don't think the condition of the hood is relevant. If it is not as described then the buyer returns it for a full refund as offered . What you don't do is get a refund and keep...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 03-05-2020, 03:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,138
Posted By Karl
Re: Dealing with the heirs on '32 parts ect.

My concern is that when I'm gone my wife will sell my parts for the prices I told her I paid for them !!
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