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by Ant...
15 Jan 2021, 5:40pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: 105 compact chainset and 8 speed cassette
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Re: 105 compact chainset and 8 speed cassette

I'll have the cranks if they are still there, please :D
by Ant...
12 Jan 2021, 1:49pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: how to get internet streaming films in my garage?
Replies: 8
Views: 539

Re: how to get internet streaming films in my garage?

A long ethernet cable will sort you out a treat. no worries about wifi as you wont be using it all the time just coil it up till next time you need it.
by Ant...
7 Dec 2020, 5:51pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: How long before someone ends up in the canal
Replies: 122
Views: 2920

Re: How long before someone ends up in the canal

That looks a couple of feet away from the edge of the cut to me, not inches ,well 24 at least.
I fell in on my way to work once me and my mates thought it was funny. :lol:
by Ant...
2 Dec 2020, 5:43pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Hedge Clipping
Replies: 72
Views: 3386

Re: Hedge Clipping

I once got ten holes in the front tube and three in the rear after turning onto a freshly done lane. :lol: :roll:
by Ant...
23 Oct 2020, 12:02pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Cockney Rhyming Slang
Replies: 5
Views: 281

Re: Cockney Rhyming Slang

Septic= an American
by Ant...
6 Oct 2020, 10:39am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Brompton L or R spec, which is best?
Replies: 18
Views: 577

Re: Brompton L or R spec, which is best?

Probably depends if you are left or right handed. :lol:
by Ant...
14 Aug 2020, 9:27am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Oats-so-pointless...?
Replies: 197
Views: 11689

Re: Oats-so-pointless...?

I like mine just oats and cold milk, none of the faffing with messy pots when touring.
by Ant...
13 Aug 2020, 9:26pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: Essential stuff to have in your camping kit
Replies: 143
Views: 4941

Re: Essential stuff to have in your camping kit

Esspresso pot/ areopress, don't do mornings without coffee! :D
by Ant...
13 Aug 2020, 9:16pm
Forum: Proposed Membership Changes - Discussion
Topic: Voting at the CTC/CUK AGM 2020
Replies: 22
Views: 1144

Re: Voting at the CTC/CUK AGM 2020

A proxy vote by the chair, is not voting in advance, as stated by the first messsage on this forum.
by Ant...
13 Aug 2020, 6:02pm
Forum: Proposed Membership Changes - Discussion
Topic: Voting at the CTC/CUK AGM 2020
Replies: 22
Views: 1144

Re: Voting at the CTC/CUK AGM 2020

How do I vote in advance? going to the voting site only gives me the choice of proxy or chairs vote after putting in my codes.
by Ant...
13 Aug 2020, 3:04pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Panniers to fit 12mm tubing?
Replies: 9
Views: 1037

Re: Panniers to fit 12mm tubing?

Crosso, I have a set and think they are brilliant. Same quality as Ortliebs but a lot cheaper.
by Ant...
29 Jul 2020, 10:06am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bar ends inboard of brake levers
Replies: 42
Views: 1523

Re: Bar ends inboard of brake levers

Look at Velo orange crazy bars they are the right dimentions to fit bar end shifters, they are just what you are describing.
by Ant...
28 Jul 2020, 9:43am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Favourite numbers
Replies: 42
Views: 1161

Re: Favourite numbers

I've got two, 4472 my old fire brigade number and the proper number for the Flying Scotsman, and 2 1/4 from the rhyme in the metricifcation info advert Two and a quater pounds of jam
weigh about a kilogram.
I don't know why it stuck but it did.
by Ant...
15 Jun 2020, 1:42pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Best touring rear hub for use with 8 speed cassette?
Replies: 32
Views: 971

Re: Best touring rear hub for use with 8 speed cassette?

For touring Velo Orange grand cru, as you don't need a cassette tool if you break a spoke on the drive side, it just comes apart. :D
by Ant...
10 Jun 2020, 11:57am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Kilometres or miles
Replies: 106
Views: 2468

Re: Kilometres or miles

Kms for distance and Mts for climbing. Just feels right.