From: Tim.. on

"Andy Hall" <andyh(a)hall.nospam> wrote in message
news:466d9c20(a)nt1.hall.gl...
> On 2007-06-11 18:49:08 +0100, "Tim.." <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com>
> said:
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Anything with less than roughtly 22cc and no bevel gearbox needs
>>>> avoiding
>>>> in
>>>> my mind! The FS85 retails at around �170 quid , where did you get 330
>>>> from?!
>>>
>>> Most sites seem to have about �390 as the price. I found one at about
>>> �330, nothing less. Where can you see �170?
>>
>>
>> My local dealer (Morris Bufton, Ludlow) Shropshire.
>>
>> Tim.
>
> Hmm. Do they have a web site?
>
> Even so, 2:1 difference in price seems very surprising....

A website? lol, they have only just come out of the dark age....

You need to actually visit the place, and speak with the 'Arkwright-esque'
Mr Bufton Snr...

Tim.
..


From: Andy Hall on
On 2007-06-11 21:30:50 +0100, "Tim.." <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com> said:

>
> "Andy Hall" <andyh(a)hall.nospam> wrote in message
> news:466d9c20(a)nt1.hall.gl...
>> On 2007-06-11 18:49:08 +0100, "Tim.." <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com>
>> said:
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Anything with less than roughtly 22cc and no bevel gearbox needs
>>>>> avoiding
>>>>> in
>>>>> my mind! The FS85 retails at around �170 quid , where did you get 330
>>>>> from?!
>>>>
>>>> Most sites seem to have about �390 as the price. I found one at about
>>>> �330, nothing less. Where can you see �170?
>>>
>>>
>>> My local dealer (Morris Bufton, Ludlow) Shropshire.
>>>
>>> Tim.
>>
>> Hmm. Do they have a web site?
>>
>> Even so, 2:1 difference in price seems very surprising....
>
> A website? lol, they have only just come out of the dark age....
>
> You need to actually visit the place, and speak with the 'Arkwright-esque'
> Mr Bufton Snr...
>
> Tim.
> .

Ah. Sounds like it would be worth the trip even if only for the
experience. The fuel cost would wipe out any saving, but never mind.
Does Mr Bufton wear a brown coat, greengrocer style.?


From: The Medway Handyman on
Andy Hall wrote:
> On 2007-06-11 21:30:50 +0100, "Tim.."
> <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com> said:
>>
>> "Andy Hall" <andyh(a)hall.nospam> wrote in message
>> news:466d9c20(a)nt1.hall.gl...
>>> On 2007-06-11 18:49:08 +0100, "Tim.."
>>> <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com> said:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Anything with less than roughtly 22cc and no bevel gearbox needs
>>>>>> avoiding
>>>>>> in
>>>>>> my mind! The FS85 retails at around �170 quid , where did you
>>>>>> get 330 from?!
>>>>>
>>>>> Most sites seem to have about �390 as the price. I found one at
>>>>> about �330, nothing less. Where can you see �170?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> My local dealer (Morris Bufton, Ludlow) Shropshire.
>>>>
>>>> Tim.
>>>
>>> Hmm. Do they have a web site?
>>>
>>> Even so, 2:1 difference in price seems very surprising....
>>
>> A website? lol, they have only just come out of the dark age....
>>
>> You need to actually visit the place, and speak with the
>> 'Arkwright-esque' Mr Bufton Snr...
>>
>> Tim.
>> .
>
> Ah. Sounds like it would be worth the trip even if only for the
> experience. The fuel cost would wipe out any saving, but never mind.
> Does Mr Bufton wear a brown coat, greengrocer style.?

Never mind that, does he have a Hungarian asistant with a cloth?


--
Dave
The Medway Handyman
www.medwayhandyman.co.uk
01634 717930
07850 597257


From: Frank Erskine on
On Tue, 12 Jun 2007 00:07:32 +0100, "The Medway Handyman"
<davidlang(a)nospamblueyonder.co.uk> wrote:

>Andy Hall wrote:
>> On 2007-06-11 21:30:50 +0100, "Tim.."
>> <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com> said:
>>>
>>> "Andy Hall" <andyh(a)hall.nospam> wrote in message
>>> news:466d9c20(a)nt1.hall.gl...
>>>> On 2007-06-11 18:49:08 +0100, "Tim.."
>>>> <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com> said:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Anything with less than roughtly 22cc and no bevel gearbox needs
>>>>>>> avoiding
>>>>>>> in
>>>>>>> my mind! The FS85 retails at around �170 quid , where did you
>>>>>>> get 330 from?!
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Most sites seem to have about �390 as the price. I found one at
>>>>>> about �330, nothing less. Where can you see �170?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> My local dealer (Morris Bufton, Ludlow) Shropshire.
>>>>>
>>>>> Tim.
>>>>
>>>> Hmm. Do they have a web site?
>>>>
>>>> Even so, 2:1 difference in price seems very surprising....
>>>
>>> A website? lol, they have only just come out of the dark age....
>>>
>>> You need to actually visit the place, and speak with the
>>> 'Arkwright-esque' Mr Bufton Snr...
>>>
>>> Tim.
>>> .
>>
>> Ah. Sounds like it would be worth the trip even if only for the
>> experience. The fuel cost would wipe out any saving, but never mind.
>> Does Mr Bufton wear a brown coat, greengrocer style.?
>
>Never mind that, does he have a Hungarian asistant with a cloth?

And does he sell fork handles?

--
Frank Erskine
From: The Medway Handyman on
Frank Erskine wrote:
> On Tue, 12 Jun 2007 00:07:32 +0100, "The Medway Handyman"
> <davidlang(a)nospamblueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
>
>> Andy Hall wrote:
>>> On 2007-06-11 21:30:50 +0100, "Tim.."
>>> <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com> said:
>>>>
>>>> "Andy Hall" <andyh(a)hall.nospam> wrote in message
>>>> news:466d9c20(a)nt1.hall.gl...
>>>>> On 2007-06-11 18:49:08 +0100, "Tim.."
>>>>> <the.farm.no(a)spam.btinternet.com> said:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Anything with less than roughtly 22cc and no bevel gearbox
>>>>>>>> needs avoiding
>>>>>>>> in
>>>>>>>> my mind! The FS85 retails at around �170 quid , where did you
>>>>>>>> get 330 from?!
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Most sites seem to have about �390 as the price. I found one
>>>>>>> at about �330, nothing less. Where can you see �170?
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> My local dealer (Morris Bufton, Ludlow) Shropshire.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Tim.
>>>>>
>>>>> Hmm. Do they have a web site?
>>>>>
>>>>> Even so, 2:1 difference in price seems very surprising....
>>>>
>>>> A website? lol, they have only just come out of the dark age....
>>>>
>>>> You need to actually visit the place, and speak with the
>>>> 'Arkwright-esque' Mr Bufton Snr...
>>>>
>>>> Tim.
>>>> .
>>>
>>> Ah. Sounds like it would be worth the trip even if only for the
>>> experience. The fuel cost would wipe out any saving, but never
>>> mind. Does Mr Bufton wear a brown coat, greengrocer style.?
>>
>> Never mind that, does he have a Hungarian asistant with a cloth?
>
> And does he sell fork handles?

.... and 'ose?


--
Dave
The Medway Handyman
www.medwayhandyman.co.uk
01634 717930
07850 597257