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by Kumquat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:20 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Wildlife
Replies: 212
Views: 14972

Re: Wildlife

Coypu here not otters.
More birds of prey than you could ever want to shake a stick at.
Hares, yes. Not many rabbits though.
Deer, cows and owls.
The frogs will be back soon too.
by Kumquat
Sat Jan 30, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: What are you listening to now?
Replies: 515
Views: 19676

Re: What are you listening to now?

This, this morning.

https://youtu.be/w3mFO8HxKWg
by Kumquat
Wed Jan 27, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a Month 2021
Replies: 176
Views: 4693

Re: Bivvy a Month 2021

January done
Overnighter near Trehoronteuc on the edge of the broceliande forest.
Twas a bit cold and somewhat moonlit.
Nice.
by Kumquat
Wed Jan 27, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: What to do with a mussette?
Replies: 20
Views: 639

Re: What to do with a mussette?

What's my vector Victor?
by Kumquat
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: What to do with a mussette?
Replies: 20
Views: 639

Re: What to do with a mussette?

I had a jumper made out of beer towels once..........
by Kumquat
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:16 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Be careful out there
Replies: 26
Views: 725

Re: Be careful out there

Oof!
Hope she recovers quickly.
by Kumquat
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 247
Views: 6432

Re: What are you drinking now?

Bloody dry January:
Tea.
by Kumquat
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Rear light?
Replies: 21
Views: 681

Re: Rear light?

Have a moon copy from AliExpress. It has a built in rubber strap and clip. I just strap it to the back of my helmet.
The rubber covers for switch and charging port fell off so I made new ones out of very sticky tape.
by Kumquat
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:24 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Anyone live in France or the south of Ireland want to help me out
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: Anyone live in France or the south of Ireland want to help me out

Bit of a late reply but yes I am in France and willing to help out with postal work arounds a if needed.
by Kumquat
Tue Dec 08, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Where is everyone?
Replies: 71
Views: 1867

Re: Where is everyone?

I'm still a furtive lurker.
Rarely log in.
Here most days.
Love the content.
Nice to know that there are other grumpy yet still polite, beer swilling,music loving, dirty bike riding weirdos out there.
:-bd
by Kumquat
Sat Nov 14, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 247
Views: 6432

Re: What are you drinking now?

Grimbergen Christmas beer.
by Kumquat
Wed Nov 04, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The ultimate bikepacking shoe?
Replies: 10
Views: 434

Re: The ultimate bikepacking shoe?

I vaguely remember having shoes with compasses in the heels.
Don't remember animal tracks though.
I think I was six or seven.
Also spent a lot of time in wellies.
What was the question?
by Kumquat
Wed Sep 30, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Winter gravel
Replies: 30
Views: 1092

Re: Winter gravel

by Kumquat
Fri Sep 25, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Krampus build help
Replies: 10
Views: 299

Re: Krampus build help

Just my two pence worth.... I run a singular rooster which is a similar beastie. You will find the chain runs very close when on the largest sprocket if you are using a 3" tyre. This won't be a problem in dry conditions. I switched to a Nobby nic 2.6 which still has loads of volume, a nice rounded p...
by Kumquat
Wed Sep 23, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Need and want.
Replies: 10
Views: 425

Re: Need and want.

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With a couple of these?
by Kumquat
Sun Sep 20, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: What are you drinking now?
Replies: 247
Views: 6432

Re: What are you drinking now?

Tea,tea,coffee,coffee,tea.
by Kumquat
Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: A question - everyone can play.
Replies: 40
Views: 1296

Re: A question - everyone can play.

Arrive after nightfall leave before dawn.
Who would know?
But yes probably, just not as often.
by Kumquat
Sun Sep 06, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: A very off topic plea for help
Replies: 86
Views: 9873

Re: A very off topic plea for help

Sorry for your loss.
by Kumquat
Tue Sep 01, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Lanshan 1 users what length pole are you using
Replies: 20
Views: 939

Re: Lanshan 1 users what length pole are you using

I have a lanshan pro 1
I'm using the bear bones pole for the lunar solo.
125 I think.
Works well.
by Kumquat
Sat Aug 15, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: who rides Ti ?
Replies: 125
Views: 4478

Re: who rides Ti ?

I've had 3
Two were stolen
I cracked the third.
It's rides nicely doesn't weigh a lot.
Looks moody when shot blasted. No paint to scratch.
Ride 853 now. Mmm
Ti seatpost on my cromo bike packing bike if that counts?
by Kumquat
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Hot ... innit?
Replies: 21
Views: 931

Re: Hot ... innit?

Shovelled a couple of tonnes of soil yesterday.
It was 31 all day apart from between 3 and 5 o clock where it peaked at 36 Deg c
I've had to go commando!
by Kumquat
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTD - Lightweight Stove Solutions
Replies: 53
Views: 1952

Re: WTD - Lightweight Stove Solutions

My meths set up
Is the burner out of a trangia alike with a cheapo windshield that fits inside a 750ml ti pot.
The pot sits on a spoke bent into a v shape and poked through 4 holes in the windshield.
The whole lot fits inside the pot along with a sponge/scrubber, lighter and folding cup.