I have always had respect for your views and admire the efforts you contribute to the “cause”
I am also a member and am very comfortable with a small part of my subsciption going toward fully inclusive information sharing.
This is our public face and I agree that this thread is not ideal – However, it does demonstrate that a majority of actual users also think this is the way forward.
We already have a system where spares and the Club magazine can only be accessed by members and I understand the reasoning in those cases.
The forum is our public face that will encourage new members with the promise of a warm welcome.