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by loafer
11 Jan 2020, 1:59pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Hartside
Replies: 11
Views: 472

Re: Hartside

there is also these guys stayed here a while back but all was great even had a heated bike garage with a fully equipped tool section :D and close to hartside .. https://independenthostels.co.uk/members/wayfarersindependenthostel/ also an other great tea shop can be found at little salkeld http://org...
by loafer
4 Jan 2020, 2:14pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Couple of newbie questions.
Replies: 11
Views: 474

Re: Couple of newbie questions.

got mine from these guys (IN YORK) https://www.electricbikesales.co.uk/ john at York could not be more helpful.. but then I knew which model I wanted just needed to take one out for test run :D
by loafer
21 Dec 2019, 6:30pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Battery exchange scheme
Replies: 9
Views: 374

Re: Battery exchange scheme

or do like I did .get a model that's has DUAL-BATTERY`S saves range anxiety.. :D
by loafer
14 Dec 2019, 8:07pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: buying a used eBike?
Replies: 5
Views: 359

Re: buying a used eBike?

The problem is the battery. Is there anyway of knowing for sure what shape the battery is in I would expect it to have had a full diagnostic report (bike + battery) which will tell you all you need to know ...which I had done when I put the 2 I had up for sale :D which tell all the modes used and fo...
by loafer
26 Oct 2019, 1:07pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Shimano steps system
Replies: 8
Views: 652

Re: Shimano steps system

you will find these guys very informative https://www.pedelecs.co.uk/forum/
by loafer
16 Oct 2019, 12:48pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Have you cycled up Bealach-na-ba?
Replies: 51
Views: 8979

Re: Have you cycled up Bealach-na-ba?

we did it in June 2006 on our west coast trip to Cape Wrath. really enjoyed it ..but it was nice weather :D ... must get back up and give it an other go
by loafer
11 Oct 2019, 3:07pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: LEJOG by Cicerone Route (Entire) 2019 Reflections & Advice
Replies: 18
Views: 1630

Re: LEJOG by Cicerone Route (Entire) 2019 Reflections & Advice

Good write up and Great photo's Thoroughly enjoyed ...I felt I was riding along with you both :D
by loafer
24 Jul 2019, 7:38pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Commuting e-bike - suspension, panniers and proper mud guards?!
Replies: 11
Views: 1276

Re: Commuting e-bike - suspension, panniers and proper mud guards?!

hi dave The only bike I've found that seems to tick all the boxes for me is the Riese und Muller Delite: https://www.r-m.de/en-gb/models/delite/ However I don't know whether it's available for a test ride anywhere in the UK, I'm not sure I need a second battery and it certainly isn't cheap. if your ...
by loafer
30 Jun 2019, 7:55pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: New / Demo 2019 R&M Supercharger Rholoff Wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 336

Re: New / Demo 2019 R&M Supercharger Rholoff Wanted

got mine from...got a good deal but I did buy supercharger and a nevo for the girl friend https://www.electricbikesales.co.uk/yorkstore also have stores .. Harrogate - Leeds - Manchester - Sheffield
by loafer
6 Apr 2019, 5:46pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Riese and Muller
Replies: 30
Views: 1821

Re: Riese and Muller

we have new additions to the family :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: just a short 5 mile back to the car/van but the electric shifting is really good fun :D https://oi517.photobucket.com/albums/u333/lonecyclist/WP_20190406_001_zpseaffyub6.jpg my g/f was smiling all the way back she loves it https://oi5...
by loafer
3 Apr 2019, 8:59pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Riese and Muller
Replies: 30
Views: 1821

Re: Riese and Muller

Phil Fouracre wrote:Fantastic, let me know how you get on with them :-)


sure will Phil :wink:
by loafer
3 Apr 2019, 4:38pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Riese and Muller
Replies: 30
Views: 1821

Re: Riese and Muller

:D :D :D :D :D bike shop just called THEY HAVE ARRIVED whooooooooooo :lol: :lol: will be picking them up on Saturday ...all I need to do now is sell off the the 2 Haibikes
by loafer
14 Mar 2019, 4:11pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Commuting e-bike - suspension, panniers and proper mud guards?!
Replies: 11
Views: 1276

Re: Commuting e-bike - suspension, panniers and proper mud guards?!

hi dave how far away from York are you ..I test rode my r+M charger at https://www.electricbikesales.co.uk/yorkstore they had one of those in as a demo bike almost went for that model but was a little overkill for the cycling I will be doing ...lol they haave other branches alsp Bristol- Cambridge- ...