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by jk49
18 Mar 2015, 10:04am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Reducing pannier weight
Replies: 57
Views: 9624

Re: Reducing pannier weight

Re: cookware. I have used home made coke can stoves for a few years now. They work really well and are very light. Also very cheap to make with home made trivet and wind shield. Then a couple of years ago I bought a honey stove. This is a foldable wood burning stove, weighs almost nothing and folds ...
by jk49
5 Mar 2015, 2:13pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cable lock in hand baggage?
Replies: 25
Views: 4116

Re: Cable lock in hand baggage?

Same here, lost my cable lock at Bournemouth last July. Let me keep the straps on my day sack and belt. Surrounded by people with thin leather handbag straps! Heyho.......
by jk49
9 Nov 2014, 2:01pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: China to UK ride
Replies: 13
Views: 1987

Re: China to UK ride

Hi Rogo,
Re sleeping mats,l've used the Exped basic model for about 3 years.(on various tours and hiking trips, not continuously!). I can't recommend it enough, it is light,packs up pretty small but is very comfortable if not blown up rock hard.