Today, after work, I called in at the boat to have a go at pressure testing the heating system/radiators. On lifting the engine board (which I'd only last week swapped from checker-plate to phenolic board) I stumbled and went head first on top of the engine. Suffice to say I screamed like a girl and howled a lot of words I shouldn't know!
It hurt like hell - my face ended up wedged between the diesel pipe and the top of the block. Annoyingly, I've not a cut or bruise to show for it... Once I was composed enough to try and extricate myself, I made a valiant attempt at an all in one leap out - the kind of thing a gymnast would do.
Alas, I am clearly NOT a gymnast. This resulted my legs ending up where my face had just been and unbeknownst to me (at that time) I snapped off something on the diesel filter housing :-(
This is the