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by aj
23 Jul 2008, 10:46am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: New Super C Pannier fixings
Replies: 8
Views: 907

New Super C Pannier fixings

I'm thinking of buying some new Carradice Super C panniers but have noticed that they have just changed the mounting from their own system to Rixen and Kaul on the latest incarnation, can anyone tell me the advantages/disadvantages of each type of fixing please and are there any other differences be...
by aj
23 Jul 2008, 10:24am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: other hobbies.
Replies: 116
Views: 10112

Gardening and photography for me, a few of this years images at http://www.flickr.com/photos/25247239@N07/

Adrian
by aj
8 Jun 2008, 10:16am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Fenix L2D CE Cree Q5 torch as a bike light?
Replies: 7
Views: 1494

Many thanks Andrew, much appreciated, think I will bite the bullet and order one, it sounds exactly what I'm looking for, thanks

Adrian
by aj
7 Jun 2008, 7:21pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Fenix L2D CE Cree Q5 torch as a bike light?
Replies: 7
Views: 1494

Thank you Geocycle, much appreciated, it seems to be a very versatile light, bright too, the one I,m looking at will give up to 180 lumens and although I would probably run it at 107 lumens to give about 4 hours light from two AA batteries. I was planning on running it alongside something like the c...
by aj
7 Jun 2008, 2:54am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Fenix L2D CE Cree Q5 torch as a bike light?
Replies: 7
Views: 1494

Fenix L2D CE Cree Q5 torch as a bike light?

Just wondering if anyone has used one of the Fenix L2D CE Cree Q5 torches along with a Twofish Lockblock to mount it on the bars as a front cycle light and if so what's your opinion of it.
by aj
3 Jun 2008, 8:28pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Rear upper sockets for Rack - threads failed
Replies: 32
Views: 3712

If there is enough metal there to tap a new thread then using a Helicoil insert may provide a strong and lasting solution.
by aj
28 Mar 2008, 5:28pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Best car?
Replies: 25
Views: 4521

by aj
16 Feb 2008, 11:23pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Rat Traps
Replies: 18
Views: 2420

Saw these NC-17 trekking pedals on the web whilst just browsing around, don't know anything about them or if they are suitable for touring, they look large but the site doesn't actually specify a size, maybe worth a look? http://www.nc-17.de/en/products/pedals/pedal-trekking-pro-en/ aj