+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 5 FirstFirst 12345 LastLast
Results 21 to 30 of 44

Thread: What's in Santa's sack for you?

  1. #21
    Join Date: Jan 2009

    Location: Essex

    Posts: 23,538
    I'm openingabottleofwine.

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Stryder5 View Post
    A Stirling Engine.

    Gary
    What is a Stirling Engine?
    Barry

  2. #22
    Join Date: Apr 2012

    Location: Southall, West London

    Posts: 44,308
    I'm Geoff.

    Default

    Well the WW2 Sterling bomber had Bristol Hercules engines, but somehow I suspect that may not be the item in question.
    "when common sense, logic and plausibility are excluded. All that remain are foolishness and lies"

  3. #23
    Join Date: May 2016

    Location: Much Wenlock

    Posts: 1,196
    I'm Gary.

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Barry View Post
    What is a Stirling Engine?




    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    It is easier to seek forgiveness than to ask permission

    Rules are meant for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men

  4. #24
    Join Date: May 2016

    Location: Much Wenlock

    Posts: 1,196
    I'm Gary.

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Stryder5 View Post




    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    Itís a hot air transfer engine


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    It is easier to seek forgiveness than to ask permission

    Rules are meant for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men

  5. #25
    Join Date: Feb 2013

    Location: W Lothian

    Posts: 71,851
    I'm Grant.

    Default

    designed in 1814 i think...
    Regards,
    Grant .... ؠ

    I've said it before and I'll say it again: democracy simply-doesn't-work
    .... ..... ...... ...... ................... ..... ..... ..... ..... .....
    OPPO BDP-103D - PANASONIC UB450 - IFI PURIFIER 2/PATHOS CLASSIC REMIX & HIDAC AMPLIFIER - LEAF HD BLUETOOTH - NURAPHONE' HEADPHONES - 2*ZBOOK'- ROON - MULTI HDD'S - DIGIONE RPI3 - EDINGDALE MK1 SPEAKERS - CABLE INC SUPRA, FISUAL, MOGAMI,

    **Iíve studied deeply in the philosophies and religions, but cheerfulness kept breaking through**
    "An old man sleeps with his conscience at night, while young kids sleep with their dreams"

    "Justice is sinking to the bottom of the sea, And it feels like I'm living in the wasteland of the free"
    Give me absolute control
    Over every living soul, I've seen the future, baby,
    It is murder!
    ***SMILE, BE HAPPY***

  6. #26
    Join Date: Feb 2013

    Location: W Lothian

    Posts: 71,851
    I'm Grant.

    Default

    no idea what, or indeed if im getting anything from santa's sac Probably very little. My daughter want to go on a beauty course so i said i'd pay for it.
    Regards,
    Grant .... ؠ

    I've said it before and I'll say it again: democracy simply-doesn't-work
    .... ..... ...... ...... ................... ..... ..... ..... ..... .....
    OPPO BDP-103D - PANASONIC UB450 - IFI PURIFIER 2/PATHOS CLASSIC REMIX & HIDAC AMPLIFIER - LEAF HD BLUETOOTH - NURAPHONE' HEADPHONES - 2*ZBOOK'- ROON - MULTI HDD'S - DIGIONE RPI3 - EDINGDALE MK1 SPEAKERS - CABLE INC SUPRA, FISUAL, MOGAMI,

    **Iíve studied deeply in the philosophies and religions, but cheerfulness kept breaking through**
    "An old man sleeps with his conscience at night, while young kids sleep with their dreams"

    "Justice is sinking to the bottom of the sea, And it feels like I'm living in the wasteland of the free"
    Give me absolute control
    Over every living soul, I've seen the future, baby,
    It is murder!
    ***SMILE, BE HAPPY***

  7. #27
    Join Date: Apr 2012

    Location: Southall, West London

    Posts: 44,308
    I'm Geoff.

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Stryder5 View Post
    It’s a hot air transfer engine
    Ah. Heard of those, but not seen one in the flesh. Bit like a steam engine but without the steam .
    "when common sense, logic and plausibility are excluded. All that remain are foolishness and lies"

  8. #28
    Join Date: May 2016

    Location: Much Wenlock

    Posts: 1,196
    I'm Gary.

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by struth View Post
    designed in 1814 i think...
    Patented 1816 by Robert Stirling, first commercial use in water pumping station.

    Gary
    It is easier to seek forgiveness than to ask permission

    Rules are meant for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men

  9. #29
    Join Date: Feb 2013

    Location: W Lothian

    Posts: 71,851
    I'm Grant.

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Stryder5 View Post
    Patented 1816 by Robert Stirling, first commercial use in water pumping station.

    Gary
    ah, well i was close
    Regards,
    Grant .... ؠ

    I've said it before and I'll say it again: democracy simply-doesn't-work
    .... ..... ...... ...... ................... ..... ..... ..... ..... .....
    OPPO BDP-103D - PANASONIC UB450 - IFI PURIFIER 2/PATHOS CLASSIC REMIX & HIDAC AMPLIFIER - LEAF HD BLUETOOTH - NURAPHONE' HEADPHONES - 2*ZBOOK'- ROON - MULTI HDD'S - DIGIONE RPI3 - EDINGDALE MK1 SPEAKERS - CABLE INC SUPRA, FISUAL, MOGAMI,

    **Iíve studied deeply in the philosophies and religions, but cheerfulness kept breaking through**
    "An old man sleeps with his conscience at night, while young kids sleep with their dreams"

    "Justice is sinking to the bottom of the sea, And it feels like I'm living in the wasteland of the free"
    Give me absolute control
    Over every living soul, I've seen the future, baby,
    It is murder!
    ***SMILE, BE HAPPY***

  10. #30
    Join Date: May 2016

    Location: Much Wenlock

    Posts: 1,196
    I'm Gary.

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by struth View Post
    ah, well i was close
    Lol
    It is easier to seek forgiveness than to ask permission

    Rules are meant for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men

+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 5 FirstFirst 12345 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •