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by meic
19 Feb 2007, 12:19am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Treating rust spots.
Replies: 5
Views: 1143

Si
Everything that is everywhere is everywhere except Carmarten!

My other bike is black.
by meic
17 Feb 2007, 1:16am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Trailer for the Celtic trail/West Country Way
Replies: 2
Views: 1489

I am Sustrans Ranger for Carmarthen - Trellech on the 47. My patch can be done with a trailer. However you are right to be concerned a lot of the anti motorcycle traps would require you to carry the trailer over your head! The stretch through Bridgend was a hassle even on an unloaded hybrid. However...
by meic
17 Feb 2007, 12:40am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Treating rust spots.
Replies: 5
Views: 1143

Treating rust spots.

My work-horse bike is rapidly developing rust spots. I have sanded some down and they are due to surface scratches, not coming from inside. I got worried about sanding too far, how thick is the metal on 531 butted? I am using a flapwheel on an electric drill to do the hardwork. The question is; whic...
by meic
15 Feb 2007, 1:06am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Road Pricing, Poll
Replies: 72
Views: 13494

Car drivers dont drive on congested roads for the fun of it. Isnt the cogestion itself the greatest deterrence to using these roads. If I lived in England I wouldnt have a car, not for saving money, but because it is a waste of your life sitting in traffic queues. When I go out on my cycle and leave...
by meic
1 Feb 2007, 9:50pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Brake pads for wet weather
Replies: 13
Views: 1994

To RJC
Dosierbarkeit could roughly be translated as sensitivity or 'feel'.
A measure of how well you can control the braking