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by firestarter
Wed Oct 07, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Ti Jones for sale (not mine of course)
Replies: 2
Views: 324

Re: Ti Jones for sale (not mine of course)

Pete bought my old steel Jones a while back in is a nice fella , he has had a number of jones over the years
by firestarter
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: narrowest tyre on a 40mm rim ?
Replies: 5
Views: 185

Re: narrowest tyre on a 40mm rim ?

And I really struggled with a 2,4 lol
by firestarter
Wed Sep 09, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: New to bike packing with a child
Replies: 18
Views: 617

Re: New to bike packing with a child

Nice one mate
by firestarter
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Strong 29+ wheel recommendation
Replies: 22
Views: 500

Re: Strong 29+ wheel recommendation

I have a rear easton arc 45 on a hope pro 2 if that is of interest i may part with if you are localish
by firestarter
Tue Sep 01, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Lanshan 1 users what length pole are you using
Replies: 20
Views: 734

Re: Lanshan 1 users what length pole are you using

Iirc the one i got made was 127cm as it kinda has a particular sweet spot , mine wasn't the pro though just the older one so may be of no help ;)
by firestarter
Mon Aug 31, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: New to bike packing with a child
Replies: 18
Views: 617

Re: New to bike packing with a child

Some good tips thanks all
by firestarter
Sun Aug 30, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: New to bike packing with a child
Replies: 18
Views: 617

New to bike packing with a child

ey up, ive camped out loads by myself but never been with the boy , what do I need to remember, things like needing to poo in a field with a shovel were news to him but I thought were obvious lol what else am I missing
by firestarter
Sat Aug 29, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Drybags, front hub, fenders, quilt
Replies: 10
Views: 611

Re: FS: Drybags, front hub, fenders, quilt

Hi mate im going to have to leave it to will as my lad isn't sure he will like bikepacking and he thinks he would like a sleeping back better , enjoy your trip mate
by firestarter
Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Drybags, front hub, fenders, quilt
Replies: 10
Views: 611

Re: FS: Drybags, front hub, fenders, quilt

ps if I don't reply straight away its as I'm on hols and signal is a bit poor thanks
by firestarter
Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Drybags, front hub, fenders, quilt
Replies: 10
Views: 611

Re: FS: Drybags, front hub, fenders, quilt

Hi I'm interested in the quilt as that would make my dad and lad trip a whole lot easier I think , i could probably pick up as I think your not too far from me, how small does it pack cheers mick
by firestarter
Fri Aug 28, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Before I buy a Lunar Solo...
Replies: 51
Views: 1531

Re: Before I buy a Lunar Solo...

I got the regular lanshan 1 used from ebay recently I paid more than I would have from China but arrived in 2 days I got a pole from stu, looks good , I wanted the old one so I can use it with or without bug net as to me it seemed more useful
by firestarter
Sat Aug 15, 2020 6:01 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Aren't kids great , bloody wheelies.lol
Replies: 0
Views: 129

Aren't kids great , bloody wheelies.lol

little lad can now wheelie the length of the street it seems but then fell off bust his brake and snapped his rear mech off doh.. ah well at least he's OK, now to shop for bits that aren't for my bike doh...
by firestarter
Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Kids bikepacking luggage options
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Re: Kids bikepacking luggage options

Cheers I'll have a look at his bike again when I'm back from work and see his seatpost saddle tyre clearances and see if something might fit , its awkward as he's small but his wheels are 27.5
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtd Alpkit 13 L dual airlock bag
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: Wtd Alpkit 13 L dual airlock bag

Ygm mate
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtd Alpkit 13 L dual airlock bag
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Wtd Alpkit 13 L dual airlock bag

After one of these to try fit to the little lads bike anyone got one cheers
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Kids bikepacking luggage options
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Re: Kids bikepacking luggage options

I'll have a look at that thanks
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Kids bikepacking luggage options
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Re: Kids bikepacking luggage options

Thats what I was sort leaning towards rich , but the lomo dry bag as its double ended which is possibly useful :-bd

Edit.. just realised the one you mentioned is different to the one I looked at , out of stock but it looks good 👍
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Kids bikepacking luggage options
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Re: Kids bikepacking luggage options

Yeah he might just have to carry the sleeping bag in a backpack tbh
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Sinewave, Jones, indy fab ti, exposure
Replies: 15
Views: 1217

Re: Sinewave, Jones, indy fab ti, exposure

Have you any pix of the frame out of interest
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Kids bikepacking luggage options
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Re: Kids bikepacking luggage options

Tony I think the tapered are a funny shape so would be a bit odd

Lune I tried my hybrid rack and it didn't fit his bike a proper mtb rack may though I will have a look into it

Cheers
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Kids bikepacking luggage options
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Re: Kids bikepacking luggage options

Ps needs to be 12l to fit sleeping bag in
by firestarter
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Kids bikepacking luggage options
Replies: 12
Views: 280

Kids bikepacking luggage options

hi the little lad wants to try a bike pack trip with me, I can carry most of my gear but I'd need him to carry his sleeping bag and a few bits I have bought a seat pack but its too big as his seat is too near his tyre, a small alpkit frame bag doesn't fit, i can fit a small seat wedge and a tt bag o...
by firestarter
Sat Aug 08, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Coffee bags or other options
Replies: 33
Views: 1199

Re: Coffee bags or other options

Aeropress go and a porlex mini mmm....