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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:51 pm 
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Some interesting new footage of the latest robot production line in action at Plant Oxford.
(watch HD video full screen if possible)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F_dcF_WqYV8

"MINI Plant Oxford has received a top visitor attraction award from the official national tourism agency for England. The plant, which builds more than 1,000 MINIs each day, has been recognised by VisitEngland with a ‘Best Told Story Accolade’ for its factory tour, which gives visitors a behind the scenes look at how this iconic British car is made."
https://www.visit-mini.com/visitmini/


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:29 pm 
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Went yesterday, v interesting. And not a fettling hammer in sight.

Hope to get to Heritage in a couple of months to compare production methods.


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olddave wrote:
Went yesterday, v interesting. And not a fettling hammer in sight.

Hope to get to Heritage in a couple of months to compare production methods.


more pensioners in brwon coats id guess...... :lol:

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rich@minispares.com wrote:
olddave wrote:
Went yesterday, v interesting. And not a fettling hammer in sight.

Hope to get to Heritage in a couple of months to compare production methods.


more pensioners in brwon coats id guess...... :lol:


I'll be reet at home then :)


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rich@minispares.com wrote:
olddave wrote:
Went yesterday, v interesting. And not a fettling hammer in sight.

Hope to get to Heritage in a couple of months to compare production methods.


more pensioners in brown coats id guess...... :lol:


Speaking of brown coats.....where would one get a repro brown coat like they used back in the day?
Would fit the part when showing off a mini...that, with some brylcreem and a fairisle jumper LOL! Only thing missing...fag hanging off the lower lip. :lol: :lol: :lol:


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Speaking of brown coats.....where would one get a repro brown coat like they used back in the day?
Would fit the part when showing off a mini...that, with some brylcreem and a fairisle jumper LOL! Only thing missing...fag hanging off the lower lip. :lol: :lol: :lol:


you would run the risk of looking more like albert arkwright…… :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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rich@minispares.com wrote:
360gts wrote:

Speaking of brown coats.....where would one get a repro brown coat like they used back in the day?
Would fit the part when showing off a mini...that, with some brylcreem and a fairisle jumper LOL! Only thing missing...fag hanging off the lower lip. :lol: :lol: :lol:


you would run the risk of looking more like albert arkwright…… :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Rich you are dating yourself!!!!!!
Ta taa taa da that's right! :lol:


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