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Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ants Elliott Mar 9. 11 Replies

Can't resist this…Greg striking an heroic pose at the last Vespa Breakfast. I'm looking for a best caption for this image.PRIZE: A free breakfast (of moderate scale please) at Dr Morse to the winner,…Continue

Don't Touch My Vespa

Started Oct 4, 2018 0 Replies

An Interesting article in the Guardian today'Nothing symbolises Italian urban chic quite like the Vespa. But in the city that gave birth to them, the diehards suddenly have a fight on their hands'…Continue

GOOGLE MAPS — SPOT the Vintage Vespa Activity

Started this discussion. Last reply by Greg_ Jun 10. 8 Replies

The first instalment in the GOOGLE WORLD WIDE SPOT-THE-VINTAGE-VESPA on Google Maps Activity For The Tragically Vespa-ed.  (or GWWSTVVoGMAFTTV )(or VoG for short)Inspired by randomly finding a nice…Continue

Engineering and machining

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ants Elliott Aug 31, 2017. 6 Replies

I'm posting this recommendation following a question from David Atkinson.—But for all you customisers and hard-to-find parts folk, this machine shop is a great resource.I can recommend them for small…Continue

 

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Greg_ replied to Ants Elliott's discussion GOOGLE MAPS — SPOT the Vintage Vespa Activity
"It looks like Hanoi David. Now this a great game !"
Jun 10

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David Atkinson replied to Ants Elliott's discussion GOOGLE MAPS — SPOT the Vintage Vespa Activity
"This is an attempt to try and revive Ants's VoG game. I have selected this very 'picturesque' location somewhere in France. I'll tell you later where it is for those interested. You'll have to look hard to spot the red PX…"
Jun 9

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Ants Elliott is attending Vespa Club of Melbourne's event
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Carlton Nth- Monthly Melbourne Breakfast SUN 9 June at Park St Cafe- New members welcome at Park St

June 9, 2019 from 8:30am to 10:30am
The second Sunday of every month is Melbourne's regular get together.  We are returning to Park St Cafe, so please see the location details below, especially for parking.Park St Cafe (Carlton North just off Nicholson St) are very excited to be hosting this breakfast again for members.…See More
Jun 7

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Ants Elliott replied to Pauline Bluck's discussion Re: Petrol mix for 1966 Vespa
"Could we have Club certified 2% measuring cups as club merchandise? Perhaps as a set to use as shot glasses too."
Jun 2

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Ants Elliott replied to Bo Zacharchuk's discussion Change to synthetic 2T oil
"Hi Bo, Another simple option is to pop the oil feed tube off the engine and drain all of the mineral oil out through the tube. (might take a while so make a cup of tea...) Save the old 2T for the lawnmower/chainsaw or squeaky hinges. Once the old…"
Jun 2

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Ants Elliott commented on Greg_'s event 'Monthly Melbourne Breakfast - Back to Carlton - Sun 14 April'
"Great Breakfast this morning. Perfect venue... Food and coffee were really great."
Apr 14

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Monthly Melbourne Breakfast - Back to Carlton - Sun 14 April at Lygon St

April 14, 2019 from 8:30am to 10:30am
It's the big Melbourne breakfast and this month we're back to Lygon St, and trying out a new location on the street. Meet, great food, chat about Vespa, kick tyres etc - new prospective members are always very welcome.Freddo Ca…See More
Apr 13

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Ants Elliott replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
"Apologies to all for this weekend. I won't be able to make it to the Dr Morse breakfast on Sunday as I'm unwell. I'll hold over the 'Best Caption Prize' until next Vespa Breakfast. I'll be asking Greg to judge the…"
Mar 9

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Julie Pond replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
"Just a couple more days to come up with the winning caption... Who is going to be the lucky one to get a free breakfast compliments of Anthony...:) "
Mar 7

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Ants Elliott replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
""I remember when all of this was just trees!""
Mar 7

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Andrew Carroll replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
"Yep, I saw what happened! The carby spring came loose, boinged off your glasses, and then bounced down the road thataway."
Feb 27

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Sheryl Townsend replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
"There's me fixing my scooter and Usain Bolt wanders over..."
Feb 27

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David Atkinson replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
"Sorry Anthony, would that be from Greg or the copyright holders of that ditty?"
Feb 27

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Ants Elliott replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
"Jesus David! We don't want any grounds for litigation here!"
Feb 27

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David Atkinson replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
""I'm a little teapot short and stout, this is my handle and this is my spout.""
Feb 26

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Andrew Carroll replied to Ants Elliott's discussion Best Caption Competition—Free Breakfast Prize
"Nah mate, this is our Vespa Club catch-up; the Nosecar Racing Team is meeting over there."
Feb 26

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Christmas Punch...bah HUMBUG!

Posted on December 3, 2015 at 15:38 2 Comments

AAAAARGGGGGHHH!

Just in time for the Christmas Party!

Like that huge pimple you get just before that big date...The PX jumped off the centre stand while it was idling and punched itself in the nose. Guess its a new mudguard for Christmas...or a trip to Joe's.

Honest, I was just cleaning it and it went off.…

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At 20:18 on November 12, 2013,
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Hi Anthony

Welcome to the site.  Come along and join in the fun.

Cheers Julie

 
 
 

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