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by Mike
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Dales Divide: My Plan
Replies: 32
Views: 583

Re: Dales Divide: My Plan

Trep is a lady :wink:
by Mike
Thu Jul 02, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: YD300
Replies: 25
Views: 395

Re: YD300

Put my name down ages ago stu, prob now is all the weekends are clashing. Something has to give :wink: oh and ill do more riding in the dales than the lakes that weekend
by Mike
Thu Jul 02, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Wildlife
Replies: 163
Views: 7748

Re: Wildlife

:-bd stu hit it on the head. Its a grey wagtail on the fence in shaffs pic.lovely little birds always make me smile as they bob up and down. Abit like when you hear the skylark over head
by Mike
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Welsh coast to coast
Replies: 22
Views: 489

Re: Welsh coast to coast

Al, pm me your email and ill send u a gpx iv just found for an alternate wc2c some welsh lads did i got talking to at Coed y few yrs ago
by Mike
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Welsh coast to coast
Replies: 22
Views: 489

Re: Welsh coast to coast

Matt, your route suggestion, has it been ridden i seem to recall a route very similair somewhere in the archives :smile:
If not you should put it together :lol:
by Mike
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: YD300
Replies: 25
Views: 395

Re: YD300

Yd300 for me, though i was considering the 200 mile rd route but then realised i prefer the trails :lol:
See u there :-bd
by Mike
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Welsh coast to coast
Replies: 22
Views: 489

Re: Welsh coast to coast

3 days! Depends if u wanna enjoy it :lol:
I also have a wc2c that some lads did from mbr i think? Which took on the trail centres also which looks a good one.
by Mike
Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Blown xt piston
Replies: 20
Views: 291

Re: Blown xt piston

Always use my parktool plastic levers to push pistons back and plus this has failed at the back of the piston not the front, might drop madison a call out of interest as i cant remember where i got them from
by Mike
Mon Jun 29, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Blown xt piston
Replies: 20
Views: 291

Re: Blown xt piston

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Piston by - Flickr2BBcode LITE
Its fell apart at the back of the piston
by Mike
Mon Jun 29, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Blown xt piston
Replies: 20
Views: 291

Blown xt piston

So on my ride over the mynd the last two day my front brake erupted. Having got home and stripped it down iv found that the ceramic piston has disintegrated into 5 bits :shock: Looking on the net iv found a shimano slx caliper on sale. Now im just asking but would these be compatible as it looks the...
by Mike
Sat Jun 20, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Maxxis ikon 27.5 2.2 wire pair for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 62

Maxxis ikon 27.5 2.2 wire pair for sale

Both these tyres have had hardly any use and although some stans residue and dirt is on them the treads are spot one.
Iv had then on my camino for a little while but prefer the 700c

Pm me with email address if pics required ta

£40 posted
by Mike
Mon Jun 15, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Who Owns England?
Replies: 24
Views: 612

Re: Who Owns England?

A different prospective, no owns anything. We are just guardians until we die, then someone else gets it? Eg, my house is paid for by me but it aint mine really is it, coz when im dead in the ground that house will have someone else in it, no? just a thought... so the land was always there, we came ...
by Mike
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wildcat front harness-sold
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Re: Wildcat front harness

Ok paul
by Mike
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wildcat front harness-sold
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Wildcat front harness-sold

No use for this anymore, been used but still plenty of life in the old dog! Iv left the mud cover iv made for it on but can easily be taken off. Its just a peice of waterproof membrane but works really well!

£20 to ya door ta

If interested and need pics pm me ya email address
by Mike
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 8394
Views: 884742

Re: The post man's been ...

He came good today. Ordered a salsa craddle yday afternoon from shona and it arrived this morn at 8am, thats good service. This thing looks bombproof, and as it only weighs 75g more than my alpamayo harness i love then i can live with that. No its not for the weight saving weenies amongst us but tha...
by Mike
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: DeWidget Strapdeck
Replies: 22
Views: 591

Re: DeWidget Strapdeck

That thing u showed me slarge, i reckon it would be ok to hold a can of pop or the like :wink:
by Mike
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: North Peaks 100km (finalised)
Replies: 37
Views: 794

Re: North Peaks 100km (finalised)

went down that bridleway with the gate at top 2 weeks ago, no signs or nothing on road. We tried to go down the one west of it which passes a farm but the lady in a 4x4 didnt seem keen for us to us it?? Some excuse about the council doing work but it looked ok to us. :roll:
by Mike
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Like a Brooks C15 but not a C15
Replies: 19
Views: 475

Re: Like a Brooks C15 but not a C15

my c17 on the stooge has a mark across the nose but still hasnt broken yet, id say its got about 8000+miles in it so if it does fail iv had my moneys worth but i dont find it as comfortable now as when it was new. Iv a wtb on the salsa and i like that so i think ill go back to that kinda saddle once...
by Mike
Tue Jun 09, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: SOLD
Replies: 6
Views: 211

Re: 2017 Fox factory 32 kashima 120mm 29er fork

110 boost i assume :wink:
by Mike
Sun Jun 07, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: Trans Cambrian Way?
Replies: 50
Views: 7026

Re: Trans Cambrian Way?

sub standard thats fast. :-bd
by Mike
Sun Jun 07, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Roadies playing music out loud
Replies: 24
Views: 599

Re: Roadies playing music out loud

I first come across folk playing music on rides when i was in colorado many yrs ago mtbing. I thought it was ridiculous then but iv since noticed a few mtbers here on trails doing it... must make the trails more rad. But yet to see it on roadies. Its this new way of life we are being sold by the gov...
by Mike
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Routes
Topic: 2nd City Divide
Replies: 11
Views: 491

Re: 2nd City Divide

Same here chew, i had it planned for start if april. Train to Edinburgh was booked. Hopefully can have another go in aug if i can find cheap train tickets again!
by Mike
Sun May 31, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bargain Alert Thread
Replies: 3212
Views: 545361

Re: Bargain Alert Thread

Can we not keep this covid bollox out of at least one thread
by Mike
Sun May 31, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: Something for the coffee snobs.
Replies: 159
Views: 8352

Re: Something for the coffee snobs.

James, just had a look at that link but they only show the 400ml version in stock. If you managed to get your hands on a few of the 200ml could you put my name on one please fella.
by Mike
Sat May 30, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: rockshox seatpost service and play??
Replies: 0
Views: 153

rockshox seatpost service and play??

So i bought the 200hr service kit for my stealth andive just fitted it. Anyone else done this and if so is it still normal in the seat post to have some slight sideways back and forth play? the old brass keys were worn and these news one are tighter i just assumed the play would dissapear but seems ...