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Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Sun Nov 01, 2009 5:31 pm
by TASSE
Just noticed that the port hole/door (second along)stands proud of the hull.

Roy.

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Sun Nov 01, 2009 8:03 pm
by Pondskater
TASSE wrote:I read that thing about chewing gum somewhere in Putnams book on Shorts Aircraft.


Ok, Barnes had access to Oswald Short when he wrote that book so it needs to be treated seriously, I'll make sure the question is asked anytime I interview any Shorts workers. Thanks

AllanK

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Sun Nov 01, 2009 8:33 pm
by JMSmith
hi roy,

thanks mate, i think i have found a slightly better image in a book, just got to scan it now and see what i can do with it.

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Mon Nov 02, 2009 7:27 pm
by JMSmith
hi guys,

heres two images from the book, should be able to do the porthole with this.

Image

Image

right click and save should give you the full size image, i hope.
tested, it will.

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Mon Nov 02, 2009 8:56 pm
by TASSE
Great close ups.

Thanks Roy.

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Mon Nov 02, 2009 11:40 pm
by TASSE
John, What book did you find those photos in ?

Cheers, Roy.

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 4:55 am
by JMSmith
hi roy,

The Pictorial History of the RAF Vol 1 1918-1939 written by john w r taylor published by Ian Allan 1968

there are 3 volumes i have all of them.

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 3:54 pm
by TASSE
Thanks John, i will do a search.

Roy.

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 4:26 pm
by JMSmith
roy,

if you want all three book you can have mine, get them out of my hair, and i won't charge you :D

Re: Short Singapore - questions & help needed....!

PostPosted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 8:29 pm
by TASSE
Thank you John thats a great offer. I will send you a cheque to cover the postage to Ireland - how much ?

Roy.