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MB LP327?

Post by 70499 » Sun 12 Aug, 2018 10:43 pm

Late 1950's Merc LP327?

From ABC online.
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Re: MB LP327?

Post by T-Modell » Mon 13 Aug, 2018 4:32 pm

70499 wrote:
Sun 12 Aug, 2018 10:43 pm
Late 1950's Merc LP327?...
Ask a plant expert, how long such a tree needs to grow and you know the year of the car :laughing6:

great pic, btw
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Re: MB LP327?

Post by Chai » Mon 13 Aug, 2018 7:35 pm

Oh dear, what a dilemma! You have to kill a tree to save the truck.
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Re: MB LP327?

Post by Bartman4800 » Mon 13 Aug, 2018 8:17 pm

Looks like one of the gum trees in my backyard, that's 9 years old.

But it probably grows a lot quicker in Perth than it does in the Pilbara....
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Re: MB LP327?

Post by Tony From West Oz » Mon 13 Aug, 2018 9:38 pm

Chai wrote:
Mon 13 Aug, 2018 7:35 pm
Oh dear, what a dilemma! You have to kill a tree to save the truck.
No necessary, just take the bull bar off and the tree is safe.
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