Author Topic: Caption #1818  (Read 1804 times)

road-runner

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Caption #1818
« on: 25 March, 2020, 04:51:46 pm »

Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #1 on: 25 March, 2020, 05:55:03 pm »
Idiot, you're not supposed to cover your eyes!

pdm

  • Sheffield hills? Nah... Just potholes.
Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #2 on: 25 March, 2020, 05:57:38 pm »
Hang on! You've got that on wrong. The stuff that comes out the back is more dangerous!

Paul

  • L'enfer, c'est les autos.
Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #3 on: 26 March, 2020, 05:02:02 pm »
VW's latest emissions cheating kit was less subtle...
What's so funny about peace, love and understanding?

Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #4 on: 26 March, 2020, 05:53:33 pm »
Kills more People Than Covid - 19
Four wheels move the body, two wheels move the soul  three wheels Nurses !!!

Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #5 on: 12 April, 2020, 05:29:19 pm »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.
And Darkness and Decay and the Coronavirus held illimitable dominion over all.

Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #6 on: 12 April, 2020, 05:48:02 pm »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>
He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster. And if you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.

road-runner

  • Currently in Slovakia
Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #7 on: 12 April, 2020, 05:59:35 pm »
<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

Radiator grille covers are still in use here and elsewhere where it stays below zero for a few months and bottoms out lower than -20°C.

Mr Larrington

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Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #8 on: 13 April, 2020, 11:17:44 am »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

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As road-runner notes they are A Thing in the Icy Wastelands, where they will also often affix a tarp beneath the engine of Big Lorries to prevent the chilly zephyrs of the Frozen North from turning the contents of the sump into Tarmacadam.
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sprogs

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Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #9 on: 23 April, 2020, 06:55:19 pm »
I think you've just run over a very big nurse.

Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #10 on: 30 August, 2020, 10:29:41 pm »
Does this mask mean I no longer need to keep at least 2 metres from the car in front?

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« Reply #11 on: 31 August, 2020, 08:22:28 am »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

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As road-runner notes they are A Thing in the Icy Wastelands, where they will also often affix a tarp beneath the engine of Big Lorries to prevent the chilly zephyrs of the Frozen North from turning the contents of the sump into Tarmacadam.
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Sometimes, even more radical methods are necessary:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qlW7s9_-7go

Re: Caption #1818
« Reply #12 on: 04 September, 2020, 07:13:17 pm »
Won't protect you from the virus but it will stop you making unnecessary journeys as your coolant boils dry.

<notacaption> ISTR that something similar to a facemask for cars (or at least, just the radiator grille) used to be a thing for winter driving. </notacaption>

In the winter my dad used to put a newspaper in front of the radiator.