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by forlorn hope
11 Feb 2013, 7:56pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: For sale on ebay
Replies: 5
Views: 1523

Re: For sale on ebay

It's back and doubled in price.
by forlorn hope
10 Feb 2013, 8:12am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: 700cc rear wheel 135mm OLD
Replies: 3
Views: 1441

Re: 700cc rear wheel 135mm OLD

Sorted now,I'm getting one built.
Many thanks.
by forlorn hope
9 Feb 2013, 8:55pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: For sale on ebay
Replies: 5
Views: 1523

Re: For sale on ebay

Nice pic of rusty chain.
by forlorn hope
6 Feb 2013, 5:39pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: What's this then?
Replies: 9
Views: 1469

Re: What's this then?

There 3 grand carbon fibre model looks a bit home brew.
by forlorn hope
5 Feb 2013, 9:42pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: What's this then?
Replies: 9
Views: 1469

Re: What's this then?

Just had a look at town@country,
£800 for sturmey archer brake upgrade :shock:
by forlorn hope
4 Feb 2013, 9:00pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: 700cc rear wheel 135mm OLD
Replies: 3
Views: 1441

700cc rear wheel 135mm OLD

Need help sourcing one,ICE have discontinued their black rimmed ones,and it has to be black or silver,rim brake compatable if possible. Was just going to order a mavic speedcity from CRC they are now out of stock and its a discontinued item. Bontrager have there ssr disc wheels in black but not rim ...
by forlorn hope
26 Jan 2013, 5:15pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Songs with girls names A to Z
Replies: 42
Views: 1451

Re: Songs with girls names A to Z

Eloise-the damned/Barry Ryan
Dear prudence-souxsie and the banshees/Beatles
by forlorn hope
26 Jan 2013, 5:12pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Songs with girls names A to Z
Replies: 42
Views: 1451

Re: Songs with girls names A to Z

Alison-the pixies.
Cecillia anne-the pixies.
Ana-the pixies.
Marion-sisters of mercy.
by forlorn hope
7 Jan 2013, 8:41pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbent visibility
Replies: 74
Views: 11038

Re: Recumbent visibility

And of course if you ride a trike,you must at all times have a fully charged AIrzound horn,it's the rules.
by forlorn hope
7 Jan 2013, 6:16pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbent visibility
Replies: 74
Views: 11038

Re: Recumbent visibility

On the open road a flag is not needed for 99.9999% of the time. Until you get a situation like the one above in fact. Sometimes they can be a disadvantage. I had one on my trike and on one occasion a horse rider and I had come to an impasse - or at least the horse did, not the rider. I had tried al...
by forlorn hope
6 Jan 2013, 12:24pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbent visibility
Replies: 74
Views: 11038

Re: Recumbent visibility

Geriatrix wrote:
forlorn hope wrote:If you ever stay on the Chaldon road and drop down into Redhill give me a shout if you want a fellow trike rider to join you. :)

Will do (though my bent is 2 wheel) - I thought I was the only recumbent in the vicinity.

Thought you had a cattrike ?
by forlorn hope
5 Jan 2013, 7:06pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbent visibility
Replies: 74
Views: 11038

Re: Recumbent visibility

If you ever stay on the Chaldon road and drop down into Redhill give me a shout if you want a fellow trike rider to join you. :)
by forlorn hope
30 Nov 2012, 10:13pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Problem with drum brakes(Trice S)
Replies: 9
Views: 1466

Re: Problem with drum brakes(Trice S)

cheers for advice guys,
will lube them up on sunday,
I am thinking of going over to a single brake lever so might consider going over to the sealed cables.
Still liking the drums compared to the faffy and not very good bb5s i had on my adventure.
by forlorn hope
30 Nov 2012, 6:16pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Problem with drum brakes(Trice S)
Replies: 9
Views: 1466

Problem with drum brakes(Trice S)

Just wondering if anybody else has had problems with Sturmey Archer drum brakes and freezing weather. Jumped on the trike for my freezing morning commute this morning,at the first set of traffic lights i encountered i dabbed the brakes which resulted in them locking on and not releasing, i have a fe...
by forlorn hope
1 Oct 2012, 6:02pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Bicycle trailer tent?
Replies: 15
Views: 19223

Re: Bicycle trailer tent?

these look pretty good although maybe quite heavy.
http://store.kamprite.com/catalog/Midge ... 16143.html