Alexsander Mausheim
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Last chance to vote for the US in round eight of "Chap of the Year"

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alexsander Mausheim Apr 26, 2011. 2 Replies

A friendly Petition to all AoM gentlemen: One of our very own AoM members, Alexsander Mausheim, is in the running in round eight of the "Chap of the Year" contest. This is a very anglo-centric…Continue

Do you collect Challenge Coins?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alexsander Mausheim Jul 23, 2010. 61 Replies

This U.S. military tradition has been finding its way into the corporate and public safety world. So the question is, have you ever been presented a Challenge Coin, or otherwise collect them?  Continue

 

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The Order of the Knights of Pythias

Extolling Friendship, Charity, and Benevolence, the Knights of Pythias still serve the ideals for which the order was founded by an Act of Congress in 1864.
Jul 8, 2013
Alexsander Mausheim replied to Steve_J's discussion Ideal careers in the group Eccentric Gents
"That's a very callous choice...  "
Feb 26, 2013
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Joel D Drach's group Most Interesting Men
"I do not often join groups such as this..."
Feb 26, 2013
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Feb 26, 2013
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Chris O.'s group Land Rover Owners
"Welcome, Gary! "
Feb 26, 2013
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Steve_J's group Eccentric Gents
"We had a splendid little bash. There are photographs somewhere-  ah- here we are:…"
Feb 25, 2013
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Steve_J's group Eccentric Gents
"What ho, ho what, what! "
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The Order of the Knights of Pythias

Extolling Friendship, Charity, and Benevolence, the Knights of Pythias still serve the ideals for which the order was founded by an Act of Congress in 1864.
Oct 11, 2012
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Steve_J's group Eccentric Gents
"Tigers, you say? Egads!  "
Oct 8, 2012
Alexsander Mausheim commented on vwdolly's group Tweed
"Quite.  "
May 14, 2012
Alexsander Mausheim commented on vwdolly's group Tweed
"Ahh, tweed..."
May 14, 2012
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Steve_J's group Eccentric Gents
""Eh? Eh? Speak up, man!"  Great fun, indeed! (this pastime- like most others-  works most effectively when one is dressed in country tweeds...)  "
May 14, 2012
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Steve_J's group Eccentric Gents
"Nasty hobbitses.  "
Apr 27, 2012
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Steve_J's group Eccentric Gents
"It comes in pints?"
Apr 23, 2012
Alexsander Mausheim commented on Steve_J's group Eccentric Gents
"My experience with such creatures shows that while ducks frequently present a bill, a horse always charges.  "
Apr 6, 2012

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http://jinxmedic101/xanga.com
Interests
Interests: Early western music, woodcut and ink illustration, medallic art, coinmaking and minting, museum and collections management, (any other fine art not already listed), traditional english longbow archery, Pythian Fellowship, good literature, liturgical study and practice of the C of E, British and Swedish automotive tuning, aircrew operations, the outdoors, the quest for a truly fine English pipe tobacco, organ recitals in the secret lair, expeditionary fieldwork in the anthropological pursuits, and the investigation and application of theoretical quantum physics & practical applied thermodynamics.
Books
I enjoy many, many books in a variety of different genres. Cannot list all.
Movies
All time favorites:
Lord Jim (1966 version)
Barry Lyndon (1975)
Zulu (1964)
Breaker Morant (1980)

Favorite films of the week:
Children of Men (2006)
Gattaca (1997)
Music
Baroque chamber music, primarily. Occasionally more modern fare such as Mozart string quartets and Hadyn woodwind ensembles may fit the mood. Elizabethan court music also sits quite well. (If I'm feeling REALLY frisky, some good 1890's-1900's rags can do rather nicely- or even some Mike Oldfield.)
Quote
"If it's not Baroque, don't fix it." -Lord Mausheim

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Progress on the Series I instrument fascia.

Posted on October 18, 2010 at 11:30am 5 Comments

The instrument fascia in my Series I was at one time brass plated by a previous owner. Although it looked quite nice for some time after it was done, in the 27 years that I have known this vehicle, the plating has bubbled and peeled, allowing elecrolytic corrosion to take place between the layers of dissimilar metals. I therefore decided to refresh the offending panel.

Here is what it looked like in the vehicle four months ago:…

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Considering a change in my automotive stable

Posted on September 27, 2010 at 12:30pm 7 Comments

This past weekend, I was able to accomplish some (but by no means all) of my long-delayed automotive maintenance needs. I ran the 'Rover up to full operating temperature and exercised the clutch, all while enjoying that peculiarly British scent of warm 90-weight gear oil and overheated electrical insulation. I have made a credible start to my rewiring project in order to make it road-legal for the upcoming winter months, and we should also be ready for new Deep Bronze Green paint by the end…

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At 3:59pm on April 12, 2011, Curt Bolding said…

Thank you, Lord von Mausheim.  Don't fall afoul of Scotland Yard, old top.

 

At 4:59pm on December 20, 2010, Gary Dumbauld said…

Hmm, yes,a bit of diversion on Sunday afternoons here in Englewood on the Platte

At 12:45pm on September 14, 2010, Fernando NM said…
Oh! I am really sorry to hear that! I will exercise caution. Once again, thank you for the advice.
At 12:18pm on September 14, 2010, Fernando NM said…
As in the football team?
At 11:22am on September 14, 2010, Fernando NM said…
Badgers?
At 6:47pm on August 12, 2010, William W. How said…
I've seen Anglican cassocks with that wide opening. I suppose it's all part of the joys and challenges of living the via media that Anglican clergy are either mistaken for Roman clergy when they wear pontifical collars [I'm sure we both have some stories of Anglican clergy wearing pontifical collars while dating their wives.] or for Dissenters in a "yoke," at least States-side.
At 6:03pm on August 12, 2010, William W. How said…
What's your opinion on "dog" v. pontifical collars for Anglican clergy?
At 1:59pm on July 5, 2010, Gabriel Amza said…
Thank you, old bean. Indeed, apart from Velo Men i must admit Eccentric Gents is the group of my heart. Even above the sartorialists. I mean, surely eccentricity MUST have it's own stiff upper lip at the right angle. One can and should not be called eccentric if one can't ride one's bycicle while wearing tweed and smoking a pipe. I often think that's now most problems in life should be tackled.
At 9:01am on May 29, 2010, The Inimitable Phillips said…
Delighted to have established a new association!
At 1:44pm on May 25, 2010, Steve_J said…
Sir, your indiscretion at putting milk into a cup of earl grey can certainly be rectified. Perhaps it is worth considering hiring a new valet?
 
 
 

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