looking for uncle Douglas - Defender Source
Defender Source  

Go Back   Defender Source > Non-Technical Discussions > Misc. Chit-Chat


Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old February 29th, 2016, 01:52 PM
d90boy's Avatar
d90boy
Status: Offline
keith humphreys
aka: Mr Fancy Pants
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Boston, MA
Posts: 3,228
Registry
looking for uncle Douglas

where in the world is "uncle douglas" in that music tone like carmen san diego ???
i sent him an email and no word back in a couple days.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old February 29th, 2016, 02:06 PM
tjfslaughter's Avatar
tjfslaughter
Status: Offline
thomas
Burbon
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: NorthEast
Posts: 4,563
Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
where in the world is "uncle douglas" in that music tone like carmen san diego ??? i sent him an email and no word back in a couple days.
text him, I just let him know about your post.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old February 29th, 2016, 02:08 PM
Red90's Avatar
Red90
Status: Offline
John B.
1991 Defender 90, 200TDI
Site Team
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Calgary
Posts: 9,250
Registry
Perhaps hiding with the capital letters?
__________________
Pissing people off on the "net" since 1983.

Land Rover. Turning owners into mechanics since 1948.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #4  
Old February 29th, 2016, 04:22 PM
The Dro
Status: Offline
Dro
1988 Ninety
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Annandale, VA
Posts: 6,692
Registry
He lives in God's Country Virgina... Probably the dial-up connection hasn't synced yet.
__________________
Mine is NTO... It was new, Now I'm Taking it Off.
Quote:
Online speculation will not replace onsite inspection.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old February 29th, 2016, 04:27 PM
Daddymow's Avatar
Daddymow
Status: Offline
Raub A.
1987 D110 Tithonus
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Stuart, FL / Boone, NC
Posts: 3,975
Registry
Very spotty cell service at best at Doug's place and I almost wonder if the severe storms that just rolled through damaged any cell towers near by.
__________________
You can't polish a turd but you can roll it in glitter - eBay.uk ad for Freelander.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old February 29th, 2016, 04:32 PM
d90boy's Avatar
d90boy
Status: Offline
keith humphreys
aka: Mr Fancy Pants
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Boston, MA
Posts: 3,228
Registry
well if anyone talks to him, ask him to help me import some british thing with no doors! please of course.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old February 29th, 2016, 04:49 PM
Rocky's Avatar
Rocky
Status: Offline
Chris
72 + D1 drivetrain
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Colonies Aka Boston
Posts: 8,794
Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
well if anyone talks to him, ask him to help me import some british thing with no doors! please of course.
Sounds like a Lucas Refrigerator! No doors ensured the beer stays warm.
__________________
A friend of mine runs a land rover / range rover specialty repair shop. Based on his experience, they are capable of stopping anywhere, anytime, at any cost.

I don't know about the brakes, only their unreliability.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old February 29th, 2016, 04:51 PM
Rugbier's Avatar
Rugbier
Status: Offline
Gustavo
110 Tdi - 110 N/A - D3 HSE - RRS SC
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Peoples Republic of Marylandistan
Posts: 5,884
Registry
Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
well if anyone talks to him, ask him to help me import some british thing with no doors! please of course.

No doors and half the wheels? Ha ha
__________________
NO SIGNATURE
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old February 29th, 2016, 04:53 PM
d90boy's Avatar
d90boy
Status: Offline
keith humphreys
aka: Mr Fancy Pants
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Boston, MA
Posts: 3,228
Registry
no it has 4 wheels. i think they are 10". =)
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old February 29th, 2016, 05:04 PM
down_shift's Avatar
down_shift
Status: Offline
Russell
94' D90 ST & 06' LR3
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Leesburg, VA
Posts: 4,118
Registry
Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
no it has 4 wheels. i think they are 10". =)
Call your buddy Mr. 'Skunk' Cox.
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old February 29th, 2016, 05:12 PM
Rocky's Avatar
Rocky
Status: Offline
Chris
72 + D1 drivetrain
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Colonies Aka Boston
Posts: 8,794
This is going to run and run.....
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old February 29th, 2016, 06:30 PM
Tino.R's Avatar
Tino.R
Status: Offline
Tino Rebelo
67/series IIA
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: CT.
Posts: 26
Mini Moke coming?
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old February 29th, 2016, 07:13 PM
chuckc4
Status: Offline
chuck b
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: USA
Posts: 517
Aww man, now I can't get that sing song out of my head -- I thought i was free after the kids grew up.....

Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
where in the world is "uncle douglas" in that music tone like carmen san diego ???
i sent him an email and no word back in a couple days.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old February 29th, 2016, 07:19 PM
rlynch356's Avatar
rlynch356
Status: Offline
Robert Lynch
1995 NAS
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: NC
Posts: 2,208
A fiat 500 to a moke!!
__________________
Defenders don't wear out they just need more parts.

95' D90 - daily driver..
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old February 29th, 2016, 08:09 PM
rdavisinva's Avatar
rdavisinva
Status: Offline
Robert Davis
N/A
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: USA
Posts: 6,810
That's not a picture of Doug.
Waldo is more like Trey than UD.
__________________
RDavisinVA

Uncle "Richard" Douglas has a Land Rover with big wheels that never gets stuck... until he breaks something so it won't go. Uncle Douglas always breaks something. - Anna Crowther at the Conclave 2012 (AKA Carburetor Neck)

"What's with this death wobble, Uncle Douglas, I can't keep it in 1 lane?"
UD: "Just Power through it man!"
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old February 29th, 2016, 08:19 PM
Capt Milks's Avatar
Capt Milks
Status: Offline
Mike
Defender V-8, Defender 2.25
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: United States
Posts: 1,801
Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
where in the world is "uncle douglas" in that music tone like carmen san diego ???
i sent him an email and no word back in a couple days.
They had some bad weather in his part of the county the other day. Some pretty badly damaged homes etc. Don't think it got to him but he may be with out power?
__________________
Land Rover 110
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old February 29th, 2016, 10:27 PM
carlosz's Avatar
carlosz
Status: Offline
Carlos
frank stein "frankie" in action RIP
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: east coast
Posts: 964
Registry
Quote:
Originally Posted by Capt Milks View Post

They had some bad weather in his part of the county the other day. Some pretty badly damaged homes etc. Don't think it got to him but he may be with out power?
Have you tried smoke signals..?
__________________
the truck ran like a "raped ape"
A fussy warm weather creature...
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old March 4th, 2016, 02:48 PM
hillstrubl's Avatar
hillstrubl
Status: Offline
Danny
2005 Disco 3
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Philly, USA
Posts: 1,596
Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
no it has 4 wheels. i think they are 10". =)
mini moke?
__________________
~2005 Disco 3 "Moneypenny"
~2008 GTI TSI
~If you can read this, thank a teacher. If you are reading this in English, thank a Veteran.
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old March 4th, 2016, 03:14 PM
d90boy's Avatar
d90boy
Status: Offline
keith humphreys
aka: Mr Fancy Pants
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Boston, MA
Posts: 3,228
Registry
ha sorry. yes found him, thanks!
and yes a mini moke. redone a year ago and should be pretty nice.

i will circle back once its done. [i am trying to pay but he wont take my money]
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old March 4th, 2016, 03:21 PM
tjfslaughter's Avatar
tjfslaughter
Status: Offline
thomas
Burbon
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: NorthEast
Posts: 4,563
Quote:
Originally Posted by d90boy View Post
ha sorry. yes found him, thanks! and yes a mini moke. redone a year ago and should be pretty nice. i will circle back once its done.
You going to flip it?
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Lower Navigation
Go Back   Defender Source > Non-Technical Discussions > Misc. Chit-Chat

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Happy Birthday Uncle Douglas! budzny Misc. Chit-Chat 55 February 23rd, 2015 04:25 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:31 AM.


Copyright