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by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 11:02pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: tablet for touring
Replies: 47
Views: 11798

Re: tablet for touring

A second hand Asus 7 is the way to go: 11hr battery life!
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 10:59pm
Forum: Racing, Olympics, TdF, Competitive cycling
Topic: Jens gets Hour record
Replies: 36
Views: 6069

Re: Jens gets Hour record

Well done Jens, proper hero!
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 10:58pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Should we discuss politics on this forum?
Replies: 194
Views: 7962

Re: Should we discuss politics on this forum?

I never discuss political ideas out on the bike.

lifes too short!
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 10:44pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Schrader Safer?
Replies: 11
Views: 786

Re: Schrader Safer?

* presta!
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 10:44pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Schrader Safer?
Replies: 11
Views: 786

Re: Schrader Safer?

I've only broken one presto valve in ten years!
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 10:41pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Shimergo Chorus with 9 speed drivetrain success
Replies: 7
Views: 3757

Re: Shimergo Chorus with 9 speed drivetrain success

Using 9 speed chorus with XT no problems.
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 1:31pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Doing up an old bike
Replies: 11
Views: 1210

Re: Doing up an old bike

Your lbs would likely do this for free or very low fee
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 1:29pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Doing up an old bike
Replies: 11
Views: 1210

Re: Doing up an old bike

Being a cheap, strong steel frame you can probably spring the rear end to 130mm

I've done this on loads of old frames

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by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 1:02am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Argos Vs Atlantic Boulevard for paint.
Replies: 32
Views: 4861

Re: Argos Vs Atlantic Boulevard for paint.

Sheffield/Manchester
by Pandaz
20 Sep 2014, 1:01am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Argos Vs Atlantic Boulevard for paint.
Replies: 32
Views: 4861

Re: Argos Vs Atlantic Boulevard for paint.

Cromaworks are consistently outstanding! Most of the local frame builders use them.

The professionals choice round my way.
by Pandaz
19 Sep 2014, 4:41pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Aldi cycle kit..
Replies: 60
Views: 6357

Re: Aldi cycle kit..

I bought a full tool kit 5 years ago still going strong!
by Pandaz
19 Sep 2014, 4:35pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Argos Vs Atlantic Boulevard for paint.
Replies: 32
Views: 4861

Re: Argos Vs Atlantic Boulevard for paint.

Chromaworks are without doubt the best painting finishers I've ever seen

Not cheap but worth every penny
by Pandaz
18 Sep 2014, 1:27pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Support van for cycles and riders
Replies: 12
Views: 1174

Re: Support van for cycles and riders

And you can buy Volvo estates almost anywhere, and probably sell for 90% what you paid when its done.

So two weeks 'hire' cost us £100...