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by FlyingFinn
Sun Oct 28, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway
Replies: 178
Views: 55956

Re: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway

Is the empty shell easy to manhandle?
by FlyingFinn
Sat Oct 27, 2012 8:05 am
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway
Replies: 178
Views: 55956

Re: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway

Sorry to spam here, but what kind of a transmision is this? http://i1324.photobucket.com/albums/u603/flyingfinn79/vani_raato07_zps46d4d594.jpg I've only seen Billy's 60's automatic. :) some more pics: http://i1324.photobucket.com/albums/u603/flyingfinn79/vani_raato10_zps0e996472.jpg http://i1324.pho...
by FlyingFinn
Fri Oct 26, 2012 6:46 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: SSI220
Replies: 109
Views: 29456

Re: SSI220

Looks amazing! :shock:
by FlyingFinn
Fri Oct 26, 2012 1:52 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway
Replies: 178
Views: 55956

Re: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway

Here is a picture of what I got:
Image

Just have to organize the pick up and get working. :)





(Img tag sorted......TMG)
by FlyingFinn
Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:32 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway
Replies: 178
Views: 55956

Re: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway

Hey Billy, I've also spotted a 60's van in need of some major rebuilding. Have to get back to you if I get it.
by FlyingFinn
Thu Apr 17, 2008 8:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: picture request
Replies: 3
Views: 1711

picture request

I dont know who's camera it was that was used to take this photo http://www.irishminis.ie/Gallery/Events/GlenofAherlowCampingAug07_files/IMOCCIMG0814.jpg , but can I ask for the original picture to be posted on my email address: tommi_jappinen@hotmail.com .. I shall frame it and put it on my wall. I...
by FlyingFinn
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which Roofbox?
Replies: 4
Views: 2037

Re: Which Roofbox?

I joined the Mini club called Flying Finns which is the biggest club in Finland with few hundred members if im not wrong. About IMM I have to say that there is no way that I will make it there this year. Still have so much going on in the whole relocating stuff. I might have to hook that roofrack of...
by FlyingFinn
Sun Mar 23, 2008 12:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which Roofbox?
Replies: 4
Views: 2037

Re: Which Roofbox?

Remember the one that I had? Very solid and was good for +130km/h with stuff on the roof, but those old ones with suction cups seems to leave nasty markings on the roof too. Actually I just took it off yesterday morning.
by FlyingFinn
Sun Feb 24, 2008 10:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Flying Finn
Replies: 5
Views: 2316

Re: Flying Finn

Dont know yet about the IMM. Would be a blast though, but might be too busy with the new jobs etc. I shall give you a heads up if it is to happen for me. I still got my Mini on Irish plates too. :)
by FlyingFinn
Wed Jan 09, 2008 10:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Indicator not flashing, staying on
Replies: 2
Views: 2113

I would first check the earth cables from the right indicator bulbs?
by FlyingFinn
Sat Dec 15, 2007 3:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Flying Finn
Replies: 5
Views: 2316

Yup, I drove the van and the greyhounds here also! :lol:
by FlyingFinn
Fri Dec 14, 2007 2:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Flying Finn
Replies: 5
Views: 2316

Yes I am back in Finland already. I came here on 5th of December. I did actually see you at Mallow on 29th of November, but you were driving some happy couple off from the church. Mini was waiting for me in the garage, but the battery had already gone dead before it was put inside. The temperature n...
by FlyingFinn
Wed Dec 12, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: AutoJumble 2008
Replies: 7
Views: 2017

Was my membership valid until end of this year also? Could renew it so I might have a chance of joining you next summer.
by FlyingFinn
Mon Aug 20, 2007 1:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IMOC Camping Weekend - August 24-26 2007
Replies: 62
Views: 10560

We will come with Billy too, but just for a day trip as the dogs still need taken care of! :lol:
by FlyingFinn
Thu Aug 16, 2007 7:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IMOC Camping Weekend - August 24-26 2007
Replies: 62
Views: 10560

Just heard from Finland that its been something like +28c for weeks now. But on the night between tuesday-wednesday it had "rained" ice particles sizing from 2cm to 5cm in diameter!! You wouldnt want to leave your old banger outside.. :D This would be some kind of a freak weather dont you think?
by FlyingFinn
Mon Aug 13, 2007 4:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Southern Region Mystery Tour - Sunday August 12th
Replies: 5
Views: 1851

We wished that we could have been there, but this damn birdflu just didnt give away! :roll:
by FlyingFinn
Wed Aug 08, 2007 1:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mini Club Flying Finns meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 1819

Mini Club Flying Finns meeting

The meeting was held at Haapamaki in Finland and here are some photos if someone would be interested:

http://www.mini2-finn.com/gallery/MCFF-07-07?page=1
by FlyingFinn
Fri Aug 03, 2007 1:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Teardrop campers
Replies: 2
Views: 1986

Gringo would you mind droping me with an email?
tommi_jappinen(AT)hotmail.com

Cheers
Tommi
by FlyingFinn
Thu Jul 26, 2007 8:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Teardrop campers
Replies: 2
Views: 1986

Teardrop campers

Here is a nice site for getting ready to next years IMOC camping weekend! http://www.mikenchell.com/forums/index.php From there you can find lots of information how to build your very own teardrop camper for next summer. They should be actually pullable with mini as they weigh around 250-300.00 kg, ...
by FlyingFinn
Mon Jul 09, 2007 9:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2226
Views: 389080

Spotted red 1997 sportspack in Dublin center yesterday and also an 93is blue sportspack..
by FlyingFinn
Wed Jun 27, 2007 1:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: HS4 SU - urgent
Replies: 19
Views: 7220

cheers, mates!
by FlyingFinn
Wed Jun 27, 2007 12:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: imm2007
Replies: 75
Views: 17682

If anyone is heading to IMM with a Bini and is taking the ferry to France then I have a tip for you.. There is a exclusive new Mini store at Antwerpen city center that is located just as a ordinary clothes store on the heart of the city and sells new Minis only. No other BMWs on site and they told m...
by FlyingFinn
Wed Jun 27, 2007 12:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: HS4 SU - urgent
Replies: 19
Views: 7220

Sorry, but im a bit of a noobie with the mini tuning.. I was just wondering if they would be a bargain or not and was thinking of couple of extra hp. along the way. :)
by FlyingFinn
Wed Jun 27, 2007 12:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: HS4 SU - urgent
Replies: 19
Views: 7220

:lol:

I guess I will still think about it before buying.. Stage 3 would be nice too, but there would be other carbs for that too, right?
by FlyingFinn
Wed Jun 27, 2007 12:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: HS4 SU - urgent
Replies: 19
Views: 7220

was thinking of getting the manifold from fleabay if I would purchase these.. thanks for the quick replys, btw!