chieftain bollards

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chieftain bollards

Post by steve winstone » Wed Mar 13, 2019 4:37 pm

hi all I have a small batch of centurion and chieftain towing bollards in stock now the cost is £9 each plus p&p
my email is steve.winstone@sky.com
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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Steve Norris » Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:43 pm

Hi Steve
Pm sent
Regards
Steve

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Robin Hinson » Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:39 pm

Hell Steve,

A full set please, I will be up to see you in a couple of weeks

Best of Wishes

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by steve winstone » Fri Mar 15, 2019 2:54 pm

hi all all the chieftain bollards are now sold if I get any more orders I will get some more cast
regards
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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Mark Heaps » Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:36 pm

Please put me down for four from the next batch.

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Post by Mark Heaps » Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:17 pm

For any of you who have never served on or with Centurion, Chieftain, Challenger, the bollards had numerous uses.

1) Anchor points for towing , winching if being recovered.
2) Tie-down points if being transported by rail or low-loader.
3) They were a good step if clambering onto the vehicl from front or back.
4) In my experience, they got the most use by being used as door-knockers. You never climbed up onto a tank without previously making the crew aware of your intentions and getting their permission. Bang them against the hull and you alerted the crew. It was so drilled into us during tech training in REME that we did it even if we were in barracks and knew nobody would be on the tank. During training, if you forgot to "knock" then it was one circuit of the hangers carrying a DST round and wearing a traffic cone on your head. If you screwed up on a safety point, it was a SHPrac round and a motorway traffic cone.

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Brian Lawrence » Sun Mar 17, 2019 9:44 pm

Hi Steve, I have just sent you a e-mail for a set of chieftain bollards please

Regards Brian Lawrence

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Greg Clement » Sat Mar 30, 2019 11:12 am

Hi Steve
Could you put me down for a set please.

Regards Greg

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Phil Dawe » Sat Mar 30, 2019 5:05 pm

How many constitutes a full set for a Chieftain? :)

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Stephen White » Sat Mar 30, 2019 5:52 pm

4

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Mark Heaps » Sat Mar 30, 2019 6:07 pm

5 if you want one extra to use as a door-knocker on your house.

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Phil Dawe » Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:31 pm

Stephen White wrote:
Sat Mar 30, 2019 5:52 pm
4
Cheers

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by Eric Ho » Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:23 am

Dear Steve, please put me down for a set when your next batch is available. Thanks.

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Re: chieftain bollards

Post by andymusgrove » Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:33 am

Hi Steve

Pm Sent

Thanks

Andy

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