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by NUKe
23 Oct 2019, 2:45pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Greenland Wax & G1000 - Reapplying
Replies: 2
Views: 210

Re: Greenland Wax & G1000 - Reapplying

if you haven't bought the Greenland wax, try Barbour wax. my technique you may be able to use a similar technique even with the Greenland wax 1 Clean the garment / bag with a mild soap solution. careful not to get too wet or let dry. 2 heat the article to be waxed in front of Fire meanwhile stand th...
by NUKe
21 Oct 2019, 5:02pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: FILUMS ..to see.
Replies: 393
Views: 42691

Re: FILUMS ..to see.

Dead within week or your money back Low budget but well made British film in true ealing style currently on Netflix. An Assassin in his twilight years develops an unusual side line.

Laundromat with Meryl Streep A fictional story looks at the Panama papers
by NUKe
21 Oct 2019, 4:54pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21543
Views: 531167

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

to all the Brexiters (remainers need not reply, we don't want your negativity)

What are you most looking forward to when we leave?

What laws do you want to see made or abolished in this brave new world?
by NUKe
21 Oct 2019, 4:48pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Mudguards - a minefield
Replies: 18
Views: 854

Re: Mudguards - a minefield

take the Bike along to your local LBS if you really cant fathom it, they will be able to advise on what would fit best and how to attach., I doubt they would charge much to fit.
by NUKe
18 Oct 2019, 5:10pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Request for help with PhD Research
Replies: 13
Views: 865

Re: Request for help with PhD Research

Filled out just a couple of comments. 1 no option for living with a partner children under and over 16 but could use other and description 2 gardening yes an activity but unlike say walking and Cycling its difficult to quantify exercise as sometimes its quite heavy work and sometimes its just prunin...
by NUKe
18 Oct 2019, 2:56pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Dublin
Replies: 6
Views: 679

Re: Dublin

Harley house at Balls bridge near the RDS, bit of walk if your interested in the city centre but do able. Long time since I have stayed there though.
lesson Inn is a good one.
by NUKe
17 Oct 2019, 5:17pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Booze - minimum price?
Replies: 41
Views: 1420

Re: Booze - minimum price?

Not sure if people do as Mick Suggests, but it has caused a drop in the sale of strong beers such as Special brew and white lightening , and the Scottish health Authority seem to be pleased with the results. This is about trying to protect the vulnerable and to reduce the number of alcohol units bei...
by NUKe
17 Oct 2019, 2:22pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 904

Re: Shoe sizing

I am a 42 in normal shoes, and unlike the other posters still a 42 in Shimano shoes, the more trainer type ones are normal fit, but for the more specialised MTB style, I have a wider e fit. I have found that going a size-up rather than a wide fit gives me problems. Shoes are such a personal thing, I...
by NUKe
16 Oct 2019, 4:16pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: UK Transport committee - unfit for purpose?
Replies: 6
Views: 560

Re: UK Transport committee - unfit for purpose?

Sorry but Buses and trains in my view are sustainable transport, they just need to be made greener. Electrification of both should be a priority . Buses could be induction chanrged at stops as in South Korea. and the Government needs to follow a forgotton promise to complete electrification . whilst...
by NUKe
15 Oct 2019, 10:10am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Unprovoked road rage
Replies: 15
Views: 1830

Re: Unprovoked road rage

I did have a separate incident, back in June when a man in car decided I should not be on the road I was in one of the white dashed optional cycle lanes at the time, he was driving in the cycle lane to tell me I shouldn't be on the road, it was getting quite hairy I told him to pull over and we woul...
by NUKe
15 Oct 2019, 9:57am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Unprovoked road rage
Replies: 15
Views: 1830

Re: Unprovoked road rage

As variouly a motorist, cyclist and pedestrian I do occasionally get it wrong. Split second decisions can go either way and minor distractions can have major consequences. My general practice is to apologise when wrong and escape intact when wronged. Obviously, an actual impact triggers a whole oth...
by NUKe
14 Oct 2019, 1:24pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Going Tubeless - What Size Tape??
Replies: 16
Views: 761

Re: Going Tubeless - What Size Tape??

one question are you rims tubeless Specific
? if not then non of the above.
by NUKe
14 Oct 2019, 11:50am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Tyres for trike
Replies: 16
Views: 789

Re: Tyres for trike

Swalbe Shreddas. Are a BMX race tyre but reasonably durable. Not on trike but Irun them during the summer months on the Grasshopper or Kojaks, depends upon what you are intending on doing

Try this place,
http://www.wrhpv.com/ukshop/tyres/406/
used them quite a bit
by NUKe
13 Oct 2019, 1:19pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Shoes
Replies: 4
Views: 305

Re: Shoes

You could change the insoles on the current shoes. Cheapest probably being Specialized which come in 3 are sizes. Through to a pair of custom Made at around 100 pounds.
by NUKe
10 Oct 2019, 3:36pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: 3 Day Suffolk Tour
Replies: 33
Views: 1150

Re: 3 Day Suffolk Tour

If your going to Dunwich, the Minsmere bird reserve is near by and is worth a look. Going from Dunwich to Southwold if you go via walberswich, you can cross either by the Ferry or footbridge to Southwold. from Lowestoft to Norwich go via Reedham and the chain ferry, if you then have more time than y...