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by scoot
19 Oct 2018, 1:01pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4839

Re: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Hi,

Guess I should try one :)

I'll see if I can find a local shop that will let me have a go :)

Cheers,

Paul
by scoot
19 Oct 2018, 8:06am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4839

Re: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Hi, Couldn't reply very well last night XAP Bob you have a good point and really made me laugh :D . I have rarely had a car for personal use, we have the family car but the wife has that all week. So always on 2 wheels, pedal if I can and if not motorbike, Over a year ago I got a car for fun and the...
by scoot
18 Oct 2018, 6:08pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4839

Re: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Thanks,

They were the ones I saw

Excellent

Paul
by scoot
18 Oct 2018, 8:12am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4839

Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Hi, On Monday I saw a yellow full bodied recumbent trike leaving Ipswich at about 17.30. The following morning I saw a yellow and blue one a little distance apart at about 07.30, I think it was the same yellow one as the night before. They were now going towards Colchester which is about 15 miles fr...
by scoot
16 Oct 2018, 10:29pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Fully enclosed recumbent trikes today
Replies: 0
Views: 336

Fully enclosed recumbent trikes today

Hi,

I saw two trikes this morning going towards Colchester and one of them near Ipswich yesterday teatime.

Is there something going on?

Good looking machines

Cheers

Paul

Sorry submitted twice please ignore this one
by scoot
30 Aug 2018, 6:29pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

Re: How to age an older bike

Thanks again for the info

Paul
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 9:55pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

Re: How to age an older bike

Hi,

Frame number is 9038220

Where can I check this out?

Cheers,

Paul
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 3:07pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

Re: How to age an older bike

Hi Mattsccm,

Retro bike wasn't too informative, ctc is always very helpful :)

I asked retrobike first because I can add piccies to fb and like seeing a pic of my bike on the www.

I'll look on the BB later

Cheers,

Paul
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 1:26pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

Re: How to age an older bike

Hi,

Here it is from a fb page :)

https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/ ... e=5BFDBF02

Cheers,

Paul
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 1:14pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

Re: How to age an older bike

This looks exactly like mine before I messed with it :) http://images.postadsuk.com/2015/09/02/postadsuk.com-retro-raleigh-equipe-road-bike-24-frame-12-speed-700-wheels-good-tyres-shimano-derailer-shim.JPG Just like this one only scruffier https://www.picclickimg.com/d/l400/pict/222795731294_/VINTAG...
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 1:05pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

Re: How to age an older bike

Hi, Being an IT numptie I am not able to add pictures but it is just like the turquoise and white ones on the google image search link by elliethyia. I did see that and thought it may be 1985 :) Where do I find the frame number? I will have a look tonight as per Brucey's comment at parts for a date ...
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 8:10am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

How to age an older bike

Hi, How do I find out how old my Raleigh Equipe is? Its mainly a creamy white with turquoise forks and rear triangle, had white bar tape, seat and stem and a purple and yellow ring around the frame near where it changes colour. It was 10 speed maybe 12. Down tube shifters, very narrow drop bars and ...
by scoot
28 May 2018, 7:52pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cycling in the Champagne region
Replies: 14
Views: 753

Re: Cycling in the Champagne region

Hi ,
Nice looking guides, one is French and English Nh the second French and ......... Dutch, just what i needed.
Be looking at the pretty pictures then

Paul
by scoot
24 May 2018, 8:03am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cycling in the Champagne region
Replies: 14
Views: 753

Re: Cycling in the Champagne region

Hi,

I contacted this from Brian Fox's reply:


Googling for the same turns up

https://www.tourisme-champagne-ardenne. ... ne-ardenne which I think is the same routes

had an email yesterday asking for my postal address. I'll let you know whar the guides are like :)

Cheers,

Paul