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by landsurfer
22 Apr 2019, 11:01pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: ...who buys this stuff?
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Re: ...who buys this stuff?

who buys this kit ... I meet up with them every week at cafes in South Yorks and North Notts .... plastic fantastic bikes .. Rafa socks ... and all the rest of .. friendly, chatty always ask after my bike .. Jamis steel framed, 9 speed, thing ... "Must be so hard to ride" I'm tempted to dr...
by landsurfer
22 Apr 2019, 9:00pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Have We Reached a cul-de-sac? What Sort Of Bike Is This ?
Replies: 28
Views: 655

Re: Have We Reached a cul-de-sac? What Sort Of Bike Is This ?

Planet X are in major financial trouble ... Fantastic shops in Barnsley and Rotherham now closed. The Rotherham shop was screaming "CAFE" ... they didn't bother ... it's closed ... Majority of staff gone ... mail order only .. HOWEVER ... Their bib shorts and tights are amazing value for m...
by landsurfer
19 Apr 2019, 4:18pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: ScotRail - recumbents allowed?
Replies: 7
Views: 201

Re: ScotRail - recumbents allowed?

Scotrail has started a new service to Inverness replacing the class 158 fleet with short rake HST / CLASS 43 locos. The class 43 has a guards van at each end that could take a ford fiesta never mind a recumbent cycle ... give them a bell ...
by landsurfer
18 Apr 2019, 7:25pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Derailleur Hanger alignment tool ?
Replies: 45
Views: 1135

Re: Derailleur Hanger alignment tool ?

Sorry to be a hallion but ... i used a pair of molegrips and my eye on the 1 occasion i've had to bend a gear hanger straight ... worked fine .... :) :)
by landsurfer
16 Apr 2019, 11:29pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 338
Views: 5180

Re: Extinction Rebellion

I'm sure every single one of them walked there, and does not own a TV that consumes electricity, or a mobile phone full of rare earth metals. +1 ... My 15 year old granddaughter recently decided to support the friday protest for climate change in Eastbourne ..... Yes ... Mum had to drive her there ...
by landsurfer
15 Apr 2019, 8:02pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJOG tattoo?
Replies: 56
Views: 10958

Re: LEJOG tattoo?

Jules wants me to have ;

"If your reading this put his pants on and send him home .. Now !"

Tattooed on one of my buttocks, ... I think thats a little unfair myself ..... 8)
by landsurfer
13 Apr 2019, 10:23pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: DMR V8 Pedals
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Re: DMR V8 Pedals

Paulatic wrote:Yes please :D

Pm sent ....
by landsurfer
13 Apr 2019, 9:45pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: DMR V8 Pedals
Replies: 2
Views: 190

DMR V8 Pedals

New, unused and boxed with grease syringe ... polished silver .. £15 inc postage ...
by landsurfer
13 Apr 2019, 6:59pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Help! 're lejog report form
Replies: 6
Views: 310

Re: Help! 're lejog report form

Hi Nick ... could you not just do a cut and paste of the MS One Drive schedule we had in place ? https://onedrive.live.com/redir?resid=C01AEE0525C08CF2%2130605&authkey=%21ADndAPwF4MWVVsE&page=View&wd=target%28Summary%20Details.one%7Cf18fa9f7-a6b5-4772-8ef3-184bc5a1d90b%2FSummary%20Detail...
by landsurfer
11 Apr 2019, 8:01pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Tubeless Tyres on Tubed rims
Replies: 5
Views: 329

Tubeless Tyres on Tubed rims

Many of the people i post with on a motorcycle forum often talk about riding tubeless tyres on standard rims with the use of various commercially tapes to seal the rim base. In the "Comic" this week it seems that a British Pro seals standard rims with tape to use tubeless tyres. So is the ...
by landsurfer
11 Apr 2019, 6:53pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Genesis Croix De Fer 2008 damaged ?
Replies: 9
Views: 396

Re: Genesis Croix De Fer 2008 damaged ?

I am, without any semblance of sarcasm or judgement, wondering why ANYONE would buy a crash damaged frame. :shock:
by landsurfer
10 Apr 2019, 6:40pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Lidl GoPro-a-like...
Replies: 6
Views: 365

Re: Lidl GoPro-a-like...

" Delivered 6 Dec 2018 Parcel was handed to resident. TTsims Sports Cam 2 - 720p 5MP Outdoor Camcorder Videocamera with Waterproof Case, Helmet and Bike Mounts (Black) Sold by: TTfone - because it's easy Product question? Ask Seller Return window closed on 31 Jan 2019 £6.99 Condition: New "...
by landsurfer
10 Apr 2019, 9:34am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: safe to eat old eggs?
Replies: 21
Views: 578

Re: safe to eat old eggs?

reohn2 wrote:It begs the question.When was the last time anyone used a pan of water to test this week's eggs bought in the supermarket?


Good point ...
by landsurfer
10 Apr 2019, 9:14am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: safe to eat old eggs?
Replies: 21
Views: 578

Re: safe to eat old eggs?

I find it staggering that only 23% of population knows this simple test. It's because 77% of the population use sell by and best by dates to decide ... frankly their too stupid to know when food is good to eat or good to compost ... :) ignorance isnt the same as stupidity? I know ... i'm not ignora...