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by ket
18 Feb 2019, 1:40pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: Fave quotes...
Replies: 165
Views: 8634

Re: Fave quotes...

Experience is a dear teacher but fools will learn by no other.
by ket
4 Feb 2019, 11:22am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Lubricant for S.A. 3 speed hub?
Replies: 15
Views: 1867

Re: Lubricant for S.A. 3 speed hub?

What was Brucey's special sauce?
by ket
30 Jan 2019, 12:32pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Blood Pressure Monitors
Replies: 25
Views: 998

Re: Blood Pressure Monitors

Got a standard Omron unit a week ago (especially as Boots were having an offer on them at moment). Very pleased with it, easy to use.
Thanks for all the advise & suggestions.
by ket
11 Jan 2019, 2:53pm
Forum: Fun & Games
Topic: It's about time we had more fun
Replies: 7140
Views: 343936

Re: It's about time we had more fun

High noon -
(soon)
by ket
10 Jan 2019, 10:54am
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Blood Pressure Monitors
Replies: 25
Views: 998

Re: Blood Pressure Monitors

Thanks all. Very useful. I see that upper arm cuff ones are most popular & recommended.
There's a Lloyds & Boots nearby so that'll be my first place of call.
by ket
9 Jan 2019, 3:29pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Blood Pressure Monitors
Replies: 25
Views: 998

Blood Pressure Monitors

I am thinking of getting one, having been told by my cardiologist to keep a regular check on the old BP. There's a variety of ones for home use and I understand some are not very accurate. Does anyone have recommendations for ones to consider, not too expensive, and without a multitude of features. ...
by ket
2 Oct 2018, 6:29pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Brompton Lights
Replies: 11
Views: 538

Re: Brompton Lights

I've found the Exposure Trace/Tracer to be perfect for Brompton. The front doesn't get affected by the fold so stay fixed on the handlebar. I have the rear high up on the seat post so its more visible & again it doesn't get affected by the seat retraction. I think the Brompton lights as they are...
by ket
17 Jan 2018, 1:47pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: What Book Are You Currently Reading ... (And Why)?
Replies: 70
Views: 4179

Re: What Book Are You Currently Reading ... (And Why)?

Admissions by Henry Marsh.

Fascinating insight into the workings, good and bad, of our health service from a perspective most of us will not ever know. Its also amazing how such surgeons are skilled craftsmen even in their private lives whether building some furniture or their own house extensions!
by ket
11 Jan 2018, 5:54pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Brompton - lights for daylight use?
Replies: 37
Views: 1038

Re: Brompton - lights for daylight use?

I've used the Exposure Flash & Flare for last 5 years. They stay on the bike even when folded and are perfect for it.
The rear goes on the seatpost just fine.
by ket
26 Apr 2017, 5:49pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: CASSINI .... THE END.
Replies: 20
Views: 5285

Re: CASSINI .... THE END.

Brilliant