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PostSubject: Giving vehicles names   Giving vehicles names EmptyFri Mar 24, 2017 8:35 am

I've always shy-ed away from naming my vehicles with the exception of my wife's old Ford Escort which was named "Norman" as it said "Norm" on the temperature gauge.

I noticed some on here have given there trucks Swahili name's
Twende = to go
Tembo = Elephant
Pumba = Warthog
and there's probably a few more.

After searching for ages on translation sites to come up with something original I drew a blank so I've decided to name my 110 "Brian" after Brian from the 70s TV show The magic roundabout.

Why, because it's a bit slow and when traveling the rear becomes my shell or home.

Does anybody know where I can get an .eps file of said snail ?


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PostSubject: Re: Giving vehicles names   Giving vehicles names EmptySat Mar 25, 2017 7:14 pm

Well, a welcome to Brian the formerly nameless grey Defender then! If I come across a turtle image I will pass it along.

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PostSubject: Re: Giving vehicles names   Giving vehicles names EmptyTue Mar 28, 2017 8:01 pm

Brian was a snail not a turtle, although I don't remember him like this??? scratch

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PostSubject: Re: Giving vehicles names   Giving vehicles names EmptyTue Mar 28, 2017 8:16 pm

That's just not right.

I was hoping for a happy smiling cartoon type kids friendly emblem not something from a Dali painting affraid

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PostSubject: Re: Giving vehicles names   Giving vehicles names EmptyThu Mar 30, 2017 4:31 am

That was one of the less explicit ones!

Better? Giving vehicles names Brian_11

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