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by Paulatic
6 Mar 2019, 8:40am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: capillary action
Replies: 23
Views: 1472

Re: capillary action

Very topical, I’ve just had an awning rail off cleaned and resealed using a30mm x4mm mastic tape. ( reminds me of blutac ). Also used Sikaflex EBT from Screwfix which is similar to the caravan sealant Sika 512. In another caravan I’m working on water ingress from two tiny holes, I believe inflicted ...
by Paulatic
5 Mar 2019, 10:22pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Least hilly Lejog route ?
Replies: 13
Views: 2271

Re: Least hilly Lejog route ?

Nickeveson wrote:Paulatic seemed to like finding hills on the WIMPS ride....probably enjoyed watching me suffer!

It was a pleasure to witness your technique Nick. :) I had to go ahead to get out of earshot I’d never of got up the hill myself if I’d thought it was as steep as you claimed it to be. :lol:
by Paulatic
5 Mar 2019, 10:15pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )
Replies: 1886
Views: 135219

Re: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )

I doubt I’ll ever forget the fame. One of many brilliant moments we had.
by Paulatic
5 Mar 2019, 3:45pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Caledonian cycleway
Replies: 6
Views: 1139

Re: Caledonian cycleway

The CC I ride is smooth. :)
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Caledonian Cycleway
by Paulatic
5 Mar 2019, 11:37am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 13302
Views: 325761

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

it seems that veg and fruit are Chlorine washed in the EU - thats legal? Read the link I posted, it seems chlorine washing in itself isn't the problem. It's the fact it's used to hide poor practices. I have read that but thats possibly speculation - the same could be said of chlorine washing fruit ...
by Paulatic
4 Mar 2019, 8:55pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Can anyone recommend a solicitor
Replies: 19
Views: 1834

Re: Can anyone recommend a solicitor

You don’t say where you are. If you are in Scotland you want https://www.cyclelawscotland.co.uk
by Paulatic
4 Mar 2019, 8:34am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Extreme railbiking
Replies: 5
Views: 890

Extreme railbiking

No thanks I’m not going to take this up.
https://youtu.be/viSJsOUCGu4
by Paulatic
3 Mar 2019, 5:11pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Coast to Coast (west to east)
Replies: 13
Views: 1470

Re: Coast to Coast (East to West)

Apologies Whitehaven to Newcastle was the original plan although I'm happy to deviate from that. That was the reason for the post really. I was looking for suggestions and tips on the route above. That’s C2C :x Going E to W will make some of the climbs 'easier' in not as steep. Dropping into Garrig...
by Paulatic
2 Mar 2019, 1:57pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Anyone else putting off touring decisions due to Br***t?
Replies: 90
Views: 6490

Re: Anyone else putting off touring decisions due to Br***t?

] No, nothing whatsoever to do with the EU. You need to read up on Three add ons. My daughter visited 30 countries last year, only a handful arent included in Three's Feel at home scheme which is based on repricosity not goverment or superstate legislation. This scheme long predated the EU legislat...
by Paulatic
2 Mar 2019, 1:57pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 13302
Views: 325761

Re: Anyone else putting off touring decisions due to Br***t?

] No, nothing whatsoever to do with the EU. You need to read up on Three add ons. My daughter visited 30 countries last year, only a handful arent included in Three's Feel at home scheme which is based on repricosity not goverment or superstate legislation. This scheme long predated the EU legislat...
by Paulatic
1 Mar 2019, 10:32pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cafes & Routes around Middleton in Teesdale
Replies: 5
Views: 1155

Re: Cafes & Routes around Middleton in Teesdale

I can second the Allenheads cafe and quiet roads. The old railway line running down to Romaldkirk makes a lovely walk and cycle too.
by Paulatic
1 Mar 2019, 8:12am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Jogger rage
Replies: 57
Views: 4086

Re: Jogger rage

That article is as old as this viewtopic.php?t=116504&start=45
by Paulatic
28 Feb 2019, 10:33am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Thule 592
Replies: 3
Views: 555

Re: Thule 592

I would imagine you cut it to size. All car widths will vary.