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by Ant...
14 Aug 2020, 9:27am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Oats-so-pointless...?
Replies: 197
Views: 11573

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: 63
Views: 1884

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: 1013

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: 1013

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: 1034

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: 1479

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: 1141

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: 937

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: 2364

Re: Kilometres or miles

Kms for distance and Mts for climbing. Just feels right.
by Ant...
27 May 2020, 8:43am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Quality Pork Pies?
Replies: 57
Views: 1385

Re: Quality Pork Pies?

No such luck with a programmable mule. mine was a metal string puppet with the strings permanantly masively tangled up.
by Ant...
26 May 2020, 5:51pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Quality Pork Pies?
Replies: 57
Views: 1385

Re: Quality Pork Pies?

I think Muffin was made of metal, mine was when I were a lad, many moons ago.
:D
by Ant...
26 May 2020, 5:48pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Quality Pork Pies?
Replies: 57
Views: 1385

Re: Quality Pork Pies?

I love a good pie but Scotch pies YUK! My favorite at the moment are a Pork pie with black pudding instead of the jelly filling from a butchers in Denbigh and his Bombay curry sausage rolls both yummy. his Ham leek and Chicken are good too, in fact all his pies are, except the Lamb and mint sausage ...
by Ant...
23 May 2020, 2:48pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Alloy steerer star bung expander
Replies: 21
Views: 664

Re: Alloy steerer star bung expander

Only way I think, is to push it down, right through the steerer tube.
by Ant...
22 May 2020, 9:44am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bike Stand
Replies: 23
Views: 1059

Re: Recommendation for a Bike Stand.

Lidl from sunday £24.99. Been using mine for years.
by Ant...
8 May 2020, 8:50am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: GPX files to Osmand
Replies: 9
Views: 330

Re: GPX files to Osmand

Thanks for the advice all, I was on my bike. I'm actually trying to get the gpx file from cycletravel on my phone to Osmand on my phone, as this will only be used in far flung places, In the UK I just follow my nose I've never managed to not get to where I want to yet even if I might take some strag...