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For the engineers amongst us - building a V12

Discussion in 'General Banter' started by gelertd1, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. gelertd1

    gelertd1 Regular Member

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    awesome. 1200 hours to make. I don't recognise it, so I wonder if it's his own design.
     
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    si-forks Dedicated Member

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    Amazing :-bd
     
  4. billz

    billz Zorg Expert (I)
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    That is just bl--dy fantastic ^:)^
    bill
     
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    Ragtop Zorg Guru (III)

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    I would love to have the skills to build that. Amazing. ^:)^
     
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    Jonttt Zorg Addict

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    I'll give him a tenner for it
     
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    Cheapskate :-o
    Make it £12 - at least that's £1/cylinder :D
     
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    Brian H Zorg Guru (V)
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    It would be fun to build that as a kit never mind making it from scratch!

    A very talented fella :ymapplause:
     
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    z3cade Zorg Guru (III)
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    He now needs to build a mini Z3 to put it in ;)

    That is some skill he has there...
     
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    Wow what a talent
     
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    Truely amazing.....and inspiring music aswell, if only I could get that played as I walked in the building of a morning, I'd work harder!! :-j
    Seriously though, engineers like this, either professional or amateur, are getting less and less.

    Rod
     
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    Very true.. It will soon be a lost talent..
    I did some work for a lady 2 years ago whos late husband used to build scale steam engine trains.. Like The ones you sit on that runs on a mini track.. But these were replicas of the full sized trains!! and he also made everything from scratch.. She told me it took him 2 years to build one and before he past he had built 5.
    they were amazing and i had agood look round his workshop ( an old car garage in her back garden )
     
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    As an engineer myself I thought that was incredible. i would love to have the time / patience to do something like that.
    By the way, I was so impressed, I watched it twice.
     
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    Wow.... I was absolutely fascinated with that, totally amazing... ^:)^

    This guy builds more than the engines too, check out his other videos ... You Tube Link
     
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    Awesome, I could sit and watch it all day!

    Actually, I think I will!
     

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