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by mrbassman101
October 30th, 2018, 11:20 am
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Anybody else love some latex / rubber rainwear?
Replies: 14
Views: 1347

Re: Anybody else love some latex / rubber rainwear?

Welcome aboard ! Lovely photo of you in your gorgeous pink latex rainwear.
I would also love to see some photos of you in your rubber Mackintoshes.
Thank you for the photo.
Regards mrbassman101
by mrbassman101
October 24th, 2018, 4:37 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: elements rainwear
Replies: 24
Views: 2287

Re: elements rainwear

I would love to know what happened to Lorraine from Lakeland Elements who used to edit the Rainwear Club . I corresponded with her several times by e-mail and she was a really lovely lady .
by mrbassman101
September 21st, 2018, 10:39 am
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Mackintosh
Replies: 38
Views: 3523

Re: Mackintosh

Lovely word - mackintosh - -brings back lots of lovely memories of nice rubber clad ladies who were extremely nice to me. Not so fond of the other word - mac - which my wife uses incorrectly , but am still happy to hear it too. Any kind of rubberised raincoat would arouse my interest , and they are ...
by mrbassman101
May 6th, 2018, 8:14 pm
Forum: Pictures & Videos
Topic: Raincoats
Replies: 57
Views: 10292

Re: Raincoats

@pvculike . A great set of photos and a really lovely young lady wearing all the Macs. Thank you for posting them. I have to be honest and say that I am not a great lover of pvc Macs , I prefer rubber being rather old school , but I was particularly drawn to the second photo (pink) and the seventh p...
by mrbassman101
March 23rd, 2017, 12:51 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Monique, all kind of introductions first before telling her story (?)
Replies: 6
Views: 3310

Re: Monique, all kind of introductions first before telling her story (?)

@ BlackYucca
A very interesting beginning ........please continue to the rainwear !
by mrbassman101
March 23rd, 2017, 12:50 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: My life and loves at the rubber mill
Replies: 6
Views: 4069

Re: My life and loves at the rubber mill

@Mikmac77
A great start - please tell us more ?
I loved it !
by mrbassman101
March 23rd, 2017, 12:48 am
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Alternatives to Weathervain
Replies: 9
Views: 3472

Re: Alternatives to Weathervain

Congratulations @Westlondongal it was worth the wait. I loved the photos of you buttoned up securely in shimmering rubber-lined black satin. Was it everything you expected ? And how was the aroma and the wonderful rustling susurrus ? And the cold shivery feel of smooth black rubber all around you ? ...
by mrbassman101
May 11th, 2016, 9:44 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Gangster Macs on Film
Replies: 15
Views: 4891

Re: Gangster Macs on Film

@Capelia Mackintosh.
These photos come from a board called "the Gangster Mac " that I put together
on my Pinterest page.
Here's the link :https://uk.pinterest.com/peterandrews92 ... gster-mac/
Hope you like it.
regards mrbassman101
by mrbassman101
May 9th, 2016, 5:56 pm
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Gangster Macs on Film
Replies: 15
Views: 4891

Re: Gangster Macs on Film

@blackmacjay. I am no expert but it is possible that Caroline's Gangster Mac is made by Hamilton Classics Rainwear, as a lot of the RubberRainwear DVD's feature Hamilton Classics Mackintoshes. As regards cleaning mackintoshes in the 60's and 70's it was done the hard way with soap, warm water and a ...
by mrbassman101
May 6th, 2016, 8:34 am
Forum: Rainwear Discussions
Topic: Gangster Macs on Film
Replies: 15
Views: 4891

Re: Gangster Macs on Film

@blackmacjay. Here are some photos of the lovely Caroline from rubberrainwear.co.uk modelling a single textured version of the updated Gangster Mac. I hope this floats your boat and I found these photos on Pinterest. Best regards mrbassman101 https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/564x/96/40/4d/96404d...