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  1. I've heard the term clout used in that way 🤐
  2. Any steamed pud with custard, not the ready made stuff that you get today in cartons but the powdered version mixed with milk - it used to have more taste to it. From school dinners time it would have to be the chocolate shortbread with green mint custard
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    Smart ear defence

    Mine are between 4 and 5 years old - I have recently upgraded the ear cups to gel ones and that has transformed the comfort level - I had them on for over 6 hours the other day without any discomfort.
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    FAC - Medical Certificate Invoice

    ^^^^ This - all they did on my renewal is put a digital marker on my record that says that the police must be informed if I suddenly become unsuitable to own a firearm through stress or howling at the moon etc which is money for old rope
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    FAC - Medical Certificate Invoice

    And I thought my GP surgery were robing **** when they wanted £30 when I renewed last month 😮 My FLO did say when he came round to do my inspection that he had advised a few people who's GP's were playing sill beggars to ask the GP to see there own medical record and this is a free service - you get a code like letting someone view your driving licence - then you can give your FLO the code and he can see the records The only downside is that the FLO gets to see everything on file warts and all.
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    Project Binky

    I know from reading the Landy restoration threads and other motoring threads here that many of you appreciate the mechanical side of things - especially the "built not bought" mentality. The two guys that are building Project Binky which is an Austin Mini GT-Four hybrid (Turbo Charged and 4WD) are definitely mad but have some serious fabrication skills, they are currently up to episode 20 of the v-log and I've really enjoyed watching them get to where they are up to now and I thought you chaps might appreciate what they are doing Episode 1 here and their Youtube Channel is here N07
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    Rowley Gun Club - Croxton, Staffs

    Might be worth giving Tony a call, really nice chap - had a few lessons off him myself https://sites.google.com/site/clayshootinginstructor/about-us
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    Electronic ear defenders (howard leight)

    No, they are due tomorrow according to Amazon so fingers crossed
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    Prescriptions shooting glasses

    I know a couple of people who have these safety glasses with the built in lens frames - they got their own optician to provide and fit the lenses to them https://www.topgunclothing.co.uk/shooting-glasses/premier-plus-protective-shooting-glasses At £30 + lenses they don't break the bank
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    Electronic ear defenders (howard leight)

    This link has some pointers of what to look for: https://canadianfirearmsblog.ca/identifying-counterfeit-impact-sport/
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    Electronic ear defenders (howard leight)

    That's if you buy them via the UK site - if you get them off the international site (via .com) they are £38 delivered including import duties and VAT
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    Electronic ear defenders (howard leight)

    No problem, mine are due next week so I'll let you know what they are like - my HL's are about 5 years old and the cups could do with a freshen up and hopefully they will seal better around the arms on my specs.
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    Electronic ear defenders (howard leight)

    You can get replacement cups for them off Amazon that are gel like the ones on the MSA Sordin ear deffenders http://www.valhollgear.com/ https://www.amazon.com/Valholl-Gear-Replacement-Impact-Headphones/dp/B0719D35HM/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1541032237&sr=8-1&keywords=Valholl+Gear
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    Which Presure washer

    Nilfisk here as well Is it just me or do the Sthil washers look just the same as the Nilfisk ones but just a different coloured housing
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    Identify a Font

    The font used in the website is Karla, but is it the font used for the company name on the book cover \ logo in the menu bar that you are after? https://fonts.google.com/specimen/Karla