Fwd: UK Fuel crisis

From:"Dr. Ian Montgomery." <ian.montgomery@bio.gla.ac.uk> (by way of histonet)

         The answer to the fuel crisis is obvious, use English beer. It's
not fit for human consumption so perhaps engines can be converted for this
mildly alcoholic dish water.

>Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2000 16:23:38 +0100
>From: Richard Pitman <Richard.Pitman@wri-tr.wmids.nhs.uk>
>Subject: UK Fuel crisis
>To: histonet@pathology.swmed.edu
>The petrol (gas) stations have run dry in Britain, due to industrial
>action.  We'd be grateful if you Statesiders could e-mail us a few gallons
>of virtual petrol !
>Failing that, I have plenty of xylol here, also ethanol. Plus a few litres
>of methanol, toluene, acetone, and perhaps even some benzene. What are the
>chances that my CB600F would run on a blend of this stuff ?     ;-)

Dr. Ian Montgomery,
West Medical Building,
University of Glasgow,
G12 8QQ.
Tel: 0141 339 8855.  Extn:6602.
Fax: 0141 330 2923
e-mail: ian.montgomery@bio.gla.ac.uk

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