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by yostumpy
14 Oct 2019, 10:07am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 655

Re: Shoe sizing

I'm a size 11, but always go for size 47 in Shimano, I know they'll be right.
by yostumpy
13 Oct 2019, 11:50am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Marathon Plus or Marathon Tour?
Replies: 28
Views: 984

Re: Marathon Plus or Marathon Tour?

NetworkMan wrote:I'm replacing Vittoria Hyper 35mm ones. What size Supremes were you running?


35's iirc
by yostumpy
12 Oct 2019, 2:04pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Marathon Plus or Marathon Tour?
Replies: 28
Views: 984

Re: Marathon Plus or Marathon Tour?

https://www.google.com/aclk?sa=l&ai=DChcSEwjOia7945blAhXByN4KHTuyDb8YABAFGgJ3Yg&sig=AOD64_1DPstPvccHXzHXM1olUWP8FrLHlA&ctype=5&q=&ved=0ahUKEwjkrKf945blAhWLSRUIHaSFB4w4ChD1oAIIOw&adurl= Just bought a pair of GG in 700x 32 flavour for less than £36 incl p+p. :wink: https://yacf...
by yostumpy
9 Oct 2019, 1:29pm
Forum: For Sale - Complete bikes ONLY - state FRAME SIZE in title
Topic: George Longstaff tourer 22"
Replies: 13
Views: 1027

Re: George Longstaff tourer

Sweep wrote:Looks beautiful
But
Price?
"Grazings"?



I think he means 'brazings.....braze ons! :wink:
by yostumpy
9 Oct 2019, 1:27pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Ian Hibell Into Remote Places SOLD
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: Ian Hibell Into Remote Places

This really is a most excellent read for those that don't know it. Shame he was killed, by a Hit and Run, in Greece i believe.
by yostumpy
8 Oct 2019, 1:11pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Found - Twenty Quid
Replies: 58
Views: 1607

Re: Found - Twenty Quid

https://yacf.co.uk/forum/index.php?topic=53164.0

Some of the first pictures have gone, thanks photobucket! Lots there tho. Found £20 a few wees ago.
by yostumpy
7 Oct 2019, 3:10pm
Forum: People, Events & Rides
Topic: Looking for someone to ride out with - Aberdeenshire
Replies: 6
Views: 376

Re: Looking for someone to ride out with

if you're cycling an E-bike to get fit, then you're missing the point. :wink: (or maybe I misunderstood?) As with other types of bikes, it depends more upon how much you ride it & the effort you put in than the type of bike. Aberdeenshire is hilly enough to provide sufficient exercise with any ...
by yostumpy
7 Oct 2019, 2:34pm
Forum: People, Events & Rides
Topic: Looking for someone to ride out with - Aberdeenshire
Replies: 6
Views: 376

Re: Looking for someone to ride out with

if you're cycling an E-bike to get fit, then you're missing the point. :wink: (or maybe I misunderstood?)
by yostumpy
6 Oct 2019, 7:20pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: KARRIMOR Iberian Panniers new in wrapping
Replies: 8
Views: 475

Re: KARRIMOR Iberian Panniers new in wrapping

What else yoo got in that there mooseeum? :D
by yostumpy
1 Oct 2019, 10:24pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Billy no mates, channel to the med
Replies: 28
Views: 1451

Re: Billy no mates, channel to the med

They always say that' you travel the most, when you cover the least distance'
by yostumpy
29 Sep 2019, 9:22am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: BHPC racing
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: BHPC racing

atlas_shrugged wrote:Here is a video of one of the 30 mins slower races at Gravesend:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4hAJxqL9ZI

This course at Gravesend is very nice but a bit *tricky*.


I was spectating for a while, well done, great effort.
by yostumpy
27 Sep 2019, 6:46pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: SORTED - Recumbent 2 wheeler wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Recumbent 2 wheeler wanted

Maybe. A lovely machine bought but I have to admit not getting used. Currently on the road touring (on another bike) until Monday with erratic internet access, so PM me and I'll be able to send photos and details Monday evening. Based just outside Cambridge in case that affects things. what machine...
by yostumpy
21 Sep 2019, 6:57pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cyclists v Tummy fat( Power/weight ratio implications)
Replies: 41
Views: 1635

Re: Cyclists v Tummy fat( Power/weight ratio implications)

Mick F wrote:I don't really care.
Yes, I have a tum, but I can still touch my toes. :D


Yes, I too have toes, and can touch my tum. :(
by yostumpy
16 Sep 2019, 6:59am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: BHPC racing
Replies: 2
Views: 218

BHPC racing

Just a heads up, there will be a round of BHPC racing at Gravesend Cyclopark, on Sat 21 and Sun 22 sept.
by yostumpy
24 Aug 2019, 7:21pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Gear cable sticking or what?
Replies: 26
Views: 1174

Re: Gear cable sticking or what?

Also, don't forget to put a dob of grease on the plastic gear slider piece under the bottom bracket, otherwise it's dry cable rubbing against dry plastic = friction