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by smuggers
11 May 2020, 2:20pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Carradice Pendle saddlebag in green & bagman. **SORTED**
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Re: Carradice Pendle saddlebag in green & bagman. **SORTED**

Now sorted.. Went with the lowside long flap & quick release bagman.
by smuggers
8 May 2020, 7:46pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Carradice Pendle saddlebag in green & bagman. **SORTED**
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Re: Carradice Pendle saddlebag in green & bagman.

If you weren't too pushed for size, my wife's green Barley would possibly suit. 9 litres as opposed to 11 litres according to the website, but only 2cm narrower and less tall. fausto. Hello Fausto... Unsure about the Barley & now even The Pendle.. I have a 9 litre super c audax & now I'm th...
by smuggers
6 May 2020, 8:56pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Carradice Pendle saddlebag in green & bagman. **SORTED**
Replies: 3
Views: 244

Carradice Pendle saddlebag in green & bagman. **SORTED**

After a Carradice Pendle saddlebag in green & in good condition.. Also a bagman sport, quick release or fixed. Thought I would ask here before I buy new at SJS Cycles, who have it on offer at £62.00.

Regards..

smuggers
by smuggers
6 May 2020, 1:04pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Carradry Panniers **NOW SOLD**
Replies: 1
Views: 213

Carradry Panniers **NOW SOLD**

Front & rear Carradry Panniers for Sale.. The fronts are reasonably new & used for one tour. The rears have done 3 tours & are about 5yrs old. Some markings and no rips, with all fixings installed. I would like £70.00 posted & payment via Paypal.

Thanks

smuggers
by smuggers
7 Feb 2020, 4:08pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shimano MT800 tool ?
Replies: 13
Views: 737

Re: Shimano MT800 tool ?

Thanks Damo... Was going to get the Park Tools one before I located the IceToolz one..
by smuggers
7 Feb 2020, 4:00pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shimano MT800 tool ?
Replies: 13
Views: 737

Re: Shimano MT800 tool ?

Managed to locate the correct tool from my local Halfords.. I have quite a bit of Park Tools stuff, but must say how impressed I am with Ice Toolz..Very good quality..

https://www.halfords.com/cycling/bike-m ... 60-shimano


Regards

Smuggers
by smuggers
5 Feb 2020, 8:35pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shimano MT800 tool ?
Replies: 13
Views: 737

Re: Shimano MT800 tool ?

Can anybody link me to a suitable tool to fit the smaller type hollowtech 2 bottom brackets? The plastic adapters supplied for existing removal tool is pretty rubbish. I would rather have something machined and made for the job.. Have seen the Park Tools one, but dont really want to pay £30. NB the...
by smuggers
4 Feb 2020, 8:08pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shimano MT800 tool ?
Replies: 13
Views: 737

Re: Shimano MT800 tool ?

philvantwo wrote:I got the proper shimano one from Chain Reaction, half inch drive and made to last. Cost me £18 but perfect fit, I read reviews that the park tool one was made of soft aluminium.



Think I will go for this one thanks.. Just wasn't 100% on which one to get.

Thanks..

Smuggers
by smuggers
4 Feb 2020, 4:07pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shimano MT800 tool ?
Replies: 13
Views: 737

Shimano MT800 tool ?

Can anybody link me to a suitable tool to fit the smaller type hollowtech 2 bottom brackets? The plastic adapters supplied for existing removal tool is pretty rubbish. I would rather have something machined and made for the job.. Have seen the Park Tools one, but dont really want to pay £30. Many Th...
by smuggers
30 Aug 2019, 1:45pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Genesis Vagabond - Anybody got one ?
Replies: 29
Views: 6005

Re: Genesis Vagabond - Anybody got one ?

Hi, fellow cyclists !! In need of some advice on a build I hope to do over the coming months.. Have just ordered a Genesis Vagabond frameset in a small & will gradually build it up, when funds permit & our son isn't in need of money from the bank of mum & dad, for his travels around Eur...
by smuggers
30 Aug 2019, 1:45pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Genesis Vagabond - Anybody got one ?
Replies: 29
Views: 6005

Re: Genesis Vagabond - Anybody got one ?

Hi, fellow cyclists !! In need of some advice on a build I hope to do over the coming months.. Have just ordered a Genesis Vagabond frameset in a small & will gradually build it up, when funds permit & our son isn't in need of money from the bank of mum & dad, for his travels around Eur...
by smuggers
25 Feb 2019, 3:24pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset
Replies: 13
Views: 904

Re: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset

The one you've order is a front pull whereas the photo of tqhe XT in the OP is bottom pull,that's OK if you're aware of it as the Vagabond will cope with either but you'll need a straight through outer cable for the front mech you've ordered. Just noticed reohn, the main title on link says front pu...
by smuggers
25 Feb 2019, 12:07pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset
Replies: 13
Views: 904

Re: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset

Thanks for that reohn... So I will have to run the gear cable with outer another route from the current one along the downtube & under the bottom bracket.. Nothing ever straight forward when your mechanical skills are at best basic!!

Regards..

smuggers
by smuggers
25 Feb 2019, 7:21am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset
Replies: 13
Views: 904

Re: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset

Thanks for the helpful comments.. I have ordered this FM - https://www.tredz.co.uk/.Shimano-Deore- ... _92596.htm

Hopefully I will be back on the Vagabond soon.. smiles.

Regards

Smuggers
by smuggers
24 Feb 2019, 5:53am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset
Replies: 13
Views: 904

Re: Compatible Front mech for M8000 XT Chainset

Hello thelawnet!! Many thanks for the information provided. Very helpful indeed & I'm going to have a browse online for a FD-M8000-H. Am I right in thinking this mech will be OK for my cable routing type ? Gear cable runs under the down tube & through a plastic mount under the bb shell.. I h...