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by jam bo
Tue May 19, 2020 11:25 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Dartmoor Locals - Route Advise needed
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: Dartmoor Locals - Route Advise needed

jam bo wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 10:18 pm
The one slightly south is betterer
And links up with the track from jays grave if you are coming from hound tor direction
by jam bo
Tue May 19, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Dartmoor Locals - Route Advise needed
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: Dartmoor Locals - Route Advise needed

The one slightly south is betterer
by jam bo
Sat Feb 29, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Waterproof shorts / 3/4 / trousers recommendations
Replies: 13
Views: 586

Re: Waterproof shorts / 3/4 / trousers recommendations

I have some madison waterproof trousers with zip off lowers. Been impressed with them so far. Tempest maybe?
by jam bo
Sat Feb 15, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Atlas Mountain Race.
Replies: 177
Views: 6923

Re: Atlas Mountain Race.

Cap 145 posts here sometimes as catbaiter.

Looks like he’s a couple of km from the top of the first major pass.
by jam bo
Sat Feb 08, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Front mudhuggers??
Replies: 24
Views: 872

Re: Front mudhuggers??

RRP proguard max is betterer.
by jam bo
Mon Jan 06, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: Anyone playing out?
Topic: Letter from Devon/Dartmoor
Replies: 15
Views: 887

Re: Letter from Devon/Dartmoor

its been graded up past nuns cross now.
by jam bo
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Fernworthy Forest - Dartmoor
Replies: 11
Views: 569

Re: Fernworthy Forest - Dartmoor

I rode it in the middle of one of the driest spells we’d had on the moors for years and it was sub standard then.
by jam bo
Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Anyone playing out?
Topic: South West Winter Bivi - Dartmoor Area?
Replies: 80
Views: 4680

Re: South West Winter Bivi - Dartmoor Area?

foggintor quarry isnt a bad spot for a bivi/camp and only a mile or so out of princetown.
by jam bo
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bargain Alert Thread
Replies: 3116
Views: 530311

Re: Bargain Alert Thread

cheap, light, strong. Pick one?
by jam bo
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.
Replies: 9
Views: 1065

Re: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.

sweetroll sold.
toptube bag still available
by jam bo
Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.
Replies: 9
Views: 1065

Re: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.

Toptube bag is available

PayPal address is Jim.gardiner@gmail.com
by jam bo
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.
Replies: 9
Views: 1065

Re: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.

its probably 3-4 years old so before they started welding the seams. its stayed dry in some pretty wet weather but I don't think it is considered 100% waterproof. price reflects this. manta flap "Manta Flap - Shove stuff between the flap and the main bag. Features two rows of daisy chain webbing for...
by jam bo
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.
Replies: 9
Views: 1065

Re: Revelate sweetroll, alpamayo top tube bag.

never sold these. new prices:

£35 posted for the sweetroll

£20 posted for the top tube bag.
by jam bo
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Coldest winter in 30 years.
Replies: 19
Views: 1605

Re: Coldest winter in 30 years.

Met Office spokesman Bonnie Diamond said: "It is set to get colder as we head into winter, with snow possible in places - as it is every winter.
:-bd
by jam bo
Sun Sep 08, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bonkers time triallists
Replies: 57
Views: 3153

Re: Bonkers time triallists

Dave Barter wrote:
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:02 pm
I find it hard when there’s a section of road that cyclists are allowed to ride and we say “they shouldn’t be there”. I understand the reasons but it still hurts. Sorry redefined_cycles but that’s not why I am here.
Being in the right isn’t much consolation when you’re dead...
by jam bo
Sat Sep 07, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bonkers time triallists
Replies: 57
Views: 3153

Re: Bonkers time triallists

Wait till you see the times they post.
by jam bo
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: OS Map Question - Tracks with red dots
Replies: 7
Views: 747

Re: OS Map Question - Tracks with red dots

https://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/docs/l ... legend.pdf

This says ‘other route with public access’

Doesn’t say anything about not having right of way....
by jam bo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: strava. yay or nay?
Replies: 61
Views: 2665

Re: strava. yay or nay?

or not anymore it seems. they've been auto-deleted...
by jam bo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: strava. yay or nay?
Replies: 61
Views: 2665

Re: strava. yay or nay?

it definitely went through a phase of auto-creating segments. always climbs, i think it was if they reached their cat4 status (lengthxgrade > 8000).

I have a bunch of KoM's on the remoter, boggier parts of dartmoor, mostly named A386 climb as thats the nearest road.
by jam bo
Tue Jun 25, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Need a bike that gets the juices flowing
Replies: 11
Views: 1121

Re: Need a bike that gets the juices flowing

Cannondale topstone is top of my list at the moment.
by jam bo
Sun May 12, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: What harness
Replies: 19
Views: 1516

Re: What harness

I’ve got a sweetroll for sale.

But mainly because I could never get it set up to clear the bars properly. Now got a salsa anything cradle.