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5 years 1 month ago #200987 by Gryphon
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Hi,

while channel surfing the other morning I found myself looking at this quiz on a 'pay to play' which had me hooked enough to see what I could come up with

Using the following list of Letters, come up with as many [strike]car[/strike] truck brands as possible. Letters can be used more than once.

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U I F N
R L C B
H O K J
G A D M
T S Z E[/size]


I.e. Ford, Mazda

No prizes for the most or best answer, but then I am not charging you $5.50 per 30 seconds to be put on hold because there just sooo many other people playing or paying for a presenter that is trying hard to sound interested while wondering to herself if this will be the peak of her television career. :)

Terry

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5 years 1 month ago #200991 by 180wannabe
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Ford
Mazda
ERF
Foden
Mack
International
Scania
Autocar
Oshkosh
Bedford
Austin
Mercedes Benz
Dodge
Graham Brothers
DeSoto
Fargo
GMC
Commer
BMC
AEC
Studebaker
Albion
Berliet
De Dion Bouton
Lacre
Maguris Deutz
Scammell
Rotinoff
Fiat
Atkinson
DAF
Marmon
Freightliner
Morris
Euclid
Daimler
Sentinel
Hino
Isuzu
MAN
Seddon
Antar
REO
Dennis
Diamond T
Mitsubishi
Sterling
Garford
Leader

now my head hurts..................

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5 years 1 month ago #200995 by Morris
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How about:-

Chicago
Will-Witt
and many more from the wotzit thread

also
LGOC (London General Omibus Company) Yes, they made trucks as well.
Karrier
Commer-Car
Locomobile
Maudsley
Maxon
Yellow Truck Co.
Yellow Knight (I have the remains of one)
White
Schatt
RFW
Thornycroft
Pathfinder
Gaz
Zil
Zis
Matador
Shelvoke and Drury
Volvo
Seat (S.E.A.T.)


And a few steamers (nobody said they have to have infernal combustion engines)
Yorkshire
Ransome Sims and Jefferies



And hundreds more. Before the First World War, there were over 150 car manufactures in Britain and hundreds in North America. Many of them made trucks.

I have my shoulder to the wheel,
my nose to the grindstone,
I've put my best foot forward,
I've put my back into it,
I'm gritting my teeth,

Now I find I can't do any work in this position!

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5 years 1 month ago #200997 by Gryphon
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Hi,

the six letters missing in the table are P Q V W X Y.

Morris, there are a few on your list that aren't allowed. :)

Terry

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5 years 1 month ago #201017 by Morris
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Gryphon,
Say Hello to Graham and Shirley and your Auntie in Pakenham for me.

I can't be bothered checking letters. I just listed trucks I know of. Does that mean I am not allowed to, as Swishy says, "Take a wee sip from my own fridge"?
Oh, well! such is life. (too cold for beer, am into red wine at the moment)

Since thought of a few more names. Will list 'em when I have nothing better to do.

I have my shoulder to the wheel,
my nose to the grindstone,
I've put my best foot forward,
I've put my back into it,
I'm gritting my teeth,

Now I find I can't do any work in this position!

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5 years 1 month ago #201032 by Morris
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Wot? nobody commented on my used of the word "infernal"? I did it deliberately, it is only one letter away from the correct word.

Does that mean that nobody reads this?

I have my shoulder to the wheel,
my nose to the grindstone,
I've put my best foot forward,
I've put my back into it,
I'm gritting my teeth,

Now I find I can't do any work in this position!
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5 years 1 month ago #201034 by Swishy
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I red u're Bit Morrie
but me brain th@ i keep warm sit n on it presumes wot U men
LOL

U I F N
R L C B
H O K J
G A D M
T S Z E




P Q V W X Y.
= Not Used
Probly easier to list the ones th@ dun apply

Kenworth
Wester Star
'V'Bus
White
Peterbilt
Hayes

Jist to name a few

WotSezU?

cya

OF ALL THE THINGS EYE MISS ................. EYE MISS MY MIND THE MOST

There's more WORTH in KENWORTH

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5 years 1 month ago #201041 by Gryphon
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Hi,

Leyland.

Terry

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