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by cnb
17 Nov 2019, 11:56am
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: SALSA MARRAKESH Frame and Forks (Flat Bar)..
Replies: 0
Views: 337

SALSA MARRAKESH Frame and Forks (Flat Bar)..

Salsa Marrakesh Frame and Forks size Small....I bought this frame from Triton cycles as a bike build project that's now not going to happen..It has not been used asking £300 and would prefer the buyer to collect..Sunderland Tyne and wear..I will give it a few days on this site then prob advertise el...
by cnb
18 Feb 2018, 1:43pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Macpac Citadel tent for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 719

Re: Macpac Citadel tent for sale

Yes sold it a couple of years ago..Thought that I'd amended the post Sorry..
by cnb
21 Jan 2018, 11:55am
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Decathlon lightweight tents
Replies: 90
Views: 5823

Re: Decathlon lightweight tents

I was using Leki Khumbu poles..I also have purchased the supports Tarptent sell for when I'm bike touring..Haven't used those in anger yet..
by cnb
16 Jan 2018, 11:46am
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Decathlon lightweight tents
Replies: 90
Views: 5823

Re: Decathlon lightweight tents

I agree..I have also been in an Ultra Quasar that was flattened in fairly strong winds.. The Stratospire I have is the solo which pitches very taught and the wind just seems to roll over it..I haven't used a Spacepacker but they seemed to be a popular tent a few years back..I did own a Backpacker 2 ...
by cnb
15 Jan 2018, 7:40pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Decathlon lightweight tents
Replies: 90
Views: 5823

Re: Decathlon lightweight tents

I was using a Stratospire 1 camping high in the lakes a couple of weeks ago..Wind was so strong it was difficult to stand..Strat held firm almost without a flutter...
by cnb
6 Jan 2018, 6:12pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Best Lightweight sleeping bag/ good quality.
Replies: 33
Views: 3286

Re: Best Lightweight sleeping bag/ good quality.

Last year I bought myself an EE Revelation quilt...I find it much better than a sleeping bag....
by cnb
1 Oct 2016, 6:51pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Pictures of your tents.
Replies: 587
Views: 67384

Re: Pictures of your tents.

MrsHJ wrote:
cnb wrote:4ED36D10579A46ABB234BE4A63E2461B.jpg....My best campsite tent...


Must be interesting to attach to your bike......

Just a tad heavy...Great for car camping though..
by cnb
27 Sep 2016, 8:27am
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Pictures of your tents.
Replies: 587
Views: 67384

Re: Pictures of your tents.

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....There you go..MLD Duomid..A bit different from the Robens..
by cnb
27 Sep 2016, 8:23am
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Pictures of your tents.
Replies: 587
Views: 67384

Re: Pictures of your tents.

Robens.Vista 600...Palace compared to what I'm used to...
by cnb
26 Sep 2016, 6:38pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Pictures of your tents.
Replies: 587
Views: 67384

Re: Pictures of your tents.

4ED36D10579A46ABB234BE4A63E2461B.jpg
....My best campsite tent...
by cnb
26 Sep 2016, 3:01pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Whats the best area in the UK for a weeks cycle camping
Replies: 19
Views: 1648

Re: Whats the best area in the UK for a weeks cycle camping

Northumberland...Lovely quiet roads..
by cnb
24 Aug 2016, 3:36pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: What bike did you use?
Replies: 37
Views: 23755

Re: What bike did you use?

ARTHUR CAYGILL Touring bike...Back in 1997 and again in 1998...
by cnb
25 Feb 2016, 7:50pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Review of Ridgeback Expedition 26" Bad News Update
Replies: 191
Views: 34594

Re: Review of Ridgeback Expedition 26"

So are mine..Disc Trucker and Cross check...They are both drop bar and i want to keep them that way..Hence the +1... :)
by cnb
25 Feb 2016, 6:50pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Review of Ridgeback Expedition 26" Bad News Update
Replies: 191
Views: 34594

Re: Review of Ridgeback Expedition 26"

Oh I don't know about that..I'm not an expert but i thought the OXFORD BIKES were pretty much spec'd the same as others around the same price and just because a frame's made in the far east doesn't make it inferior.(although some might be)..I was looking for a flat bar tourer ..Search the magic inte...
by cnb
25 Feb 2016, 10:53am
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Review of Ridgeback Expedition 26" Bad News Update
Replies: 191
Views: 34594

Re: Review of Ridgeback Expedition 26"

Yep it was the 2016 model..I must say I was surprised to see it at that price and also that they had one in stock..I had previously checked their website and only the earlier model was showing.I have been after a flat bar tourer for a while and knowing that SPA also build up full bikes from Oxford b...