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by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Anyone playing out?
Topic: Clunkers Ride?
Replies: 8
Views: 126

Re: Clunkers Ride?

since most of my bike are of made of parts at mostly least 10yrs old I suppose qualify as well. but no local rise for me.. and I have an aversion to mass rides or events.. After doing the great North run in 2003...... So are we doing a ride Dan... I have 2 clunkers now made up of used parts :smile:
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 8:13 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Wildlife
Replies: 265
Views: 17091

Re: Wildlife

Pretty certain I saw one of the ospreys of Bro Dyfi today. Looked almost like a bald eagle but chunkier, smaller and better looking (sorey bald eagle). Flew out over the road and immediately doibled back, super fast. Like it was on a pivot... Other birds I saw were... Buzzard (I think) and another b...
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The sheep are rebelling!
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Re: The sheep are rebelling!

Thanks guys... :grin:
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a Month 2021
Replies: 319
Views: 8843

Re: Bivvy a Month 2021

Landslide wrote:
Thu Apr 22, 2021 2:59 pm
I suppose Huw Lewis And The Moos will have to suffice.
:grin:
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a Month 2021
Replies: 319
Views: 8843

Re: Bivvy a Month 2021

Forgot.. https://i.imgur.com/qZGGkN1.jpg https://i.imgur.com/twhJtPF.jpg https://i.imgur.com/UPa6rMV.jpg https://i.imgur.com/go9x9qU.jpg I imagine it's the remains of a plane. 4/4 done for BAM2021 (unless Stu says the rules stipulate the bivy needs to be part of an overnighter... not sure why I alwa...
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The sheep are rebelling!
Replies: 7
Views: 169

Re: The sheep are rebelling!

faustus wrote:
Thu Apr 22, 2021 2:14 pm
They were probably telling you they had just shat it that stream! :lol:
Lol... that too. Tasted fresh. Can't gargle properly cos fasting so couldn't confirm :lol:
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a Month 2021
Replies: 319
Views: 8843

Re: Bivvy a Month 2021

RIP wrote:
Thu Apr 22, 2021 1:49 pm
So long as you rode there and back and had a kip don't see why not.

Driving to Mach for one shift isn't ideal for your carbon target though one might say :wink: . Still, compromises, compromises.
Ta Reg... Pics added
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a Month 2021
Replies: 319
Views: 8843

Re: Bivvy a Month 2021

So long as you rode there and back and had a kip don't see why not. Driving to Mach for one shift isn't ideal for your carbon target though one might say :wink: . Still, compromises, compromises. Reg... Id I hadn't they'd have struggled to keep the patients watered, fed and toileted. Not a nice fee...
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The sheep are rebelling!
Replies: 7
Views: 169

The sheep are rebelling!

So I'm on this here bivy day ride cos I've just done the night shift (which I still await approval on :smile: ). Properly recuperated from them thwre welsh hills. I finally manage to make it to the welsh version of civilisation. On a single track road I need to make ablution as well as freshen my mo...
by redefined_cycles
Thu Apr 22, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Bivvy a Month 2021
Replies: 319
Views: 8843

Re: Bivvy a Month 2021

Feel free to correct me as it's a day bivy, but I have reason to believe I've just managed to bag myself my April BAM for 2021 :-bd Yesterday I realised I desperately needed a fair few shifts before the missus finds out hoe much the new frame costs. Other day she was telling me with disapproval how ...
by redefined_cycles
Wed Apr 21, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Anyone for tiffin? - National Tea Day!
Replies: 26
Views: 202

Re: Anyone for tiffin? - National Tea Day!

You lot are all mental... [edit]: no Assam tea?
by redefined_cycles
Wed Apr 21, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Trekkertent Stealth 1 with fabric inner (or swap for 2 persons) - retracted
Replies: 4
Views: 400

Re: FS: Trekkertent Stealth 1 with fabric inner (or swap for 2 persons)

Removed from sale. Sorry. Still interested if any potential swaps for a 2 person version or 1.5... Thanks
by redefined_cycles
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:06 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Has anyone actually managed to buy a bike this year?
Replies: 33
Views: 482

Re: Has anyone actually managed to buy a bike this year?

ChrisS wrote:
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:02 am
redefined_cycles wrote:
Wed Apr 21, 2021 9:41 am
*sorry. That's just the frame :smile:
From what I've heard, you're very lucky to get hold of a Santa Cruz frame... out of my budget anyhow!
Yup... Still got to pay the outstanding balance yet though but I got on 6 months interest free... So best get working my bottom off :sad:
by redefined_cycles
Wed Apr 21, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Has anyone actually managed to buy a bike this year?
Replies: 33
Views: 482

Re: Has anyone actually managed to buy a bike this year?

Mate mamaged to get his Commencal Meta 29er which he had to wait upon...

I've ordered a SC highball but it was the last one available in my size from Stif... Yet to land in the country though and ETA is June I think...
by redefined_cycles
Tue Apr 20, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Trekkertent Stealth 1 with fabric inner (or swap for 2 persons) - retracted
Replies: 4
Views: 400

Re: FS: Trekkertent Stealth 1 with fabric inner (or swap for 2 persons)

Bought this new from Marc in December 2019 used the outer once. then sold it to Shaf a few months later. It a great tent but a bit small for me Cheers Peter Thanks for the bump peter. Only selling cos I'm in between bivy bags and half of me wants to keep it still. Might do a price drop or might put...
by redefined_cycles
Tue Apr 20, 2021 3:08 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: UK (off road / gravel) Rides with Tons of Climbing?
Replies: 25
Views: 475

Re: UK (off road / gravel) Rides with Tons of Climbing?

Bearbonesnorm wrote:
Tue Apr 20, 2021 3:06 pm
Road bike with 32 to 34mm gravel tires
This now has me wondering why you want an off-road route?
Ton described his as a gravel route though Stu. I wouldn't dream (only a bit) of trying an off road with 32mm knobblies :o
by redefined_cycles
Tue Apr 20, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Recommend a softshell
Replies: 18
Views: 354

Re: Recommend a softshell

Get a Gore. Got mine second hand (original price £110) for £25. Lierally love it and have had the zipper replaced kindly at mates rates or below by Dan (Ledburner on here). So all in it's cost me £25 + £10 (Dan) + £6ish (actual zipper) over the past couple years. When the material finally gives up I...
by redefined_cycles
Tue Apr 20, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: UK (off road / gravel) Rides with Tons of Climbing?
Replies: 25
Views: 475

Re: UK (off road / gravel) Rides with Tons of Climbing?

ton wrote:
Tue Apr 20, 2021 11:43 am
i have 100 mile route in the NYM. all rideable on a gravel bike.

i will post it when i can find it.
Road bike with 32 to 34mm gravel tires Ton... Would that be pushing it for this route of yours
by redefined_cycles
Tue Apr 20, 2021 12:03 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: 99p P&P. Joe's shop for bikepacking gear
Replies: 154
Views: 4864

Re: 99p P&P. Joe's shop for bikepacking gear

Thank you :-bd Your order just came through. He has his phone set up to go kerching every time he gets a new order. He will get that on its way to you in the morning. Cheers again :-bd Bridget... pls may I ask. Does the Tivek need silicon adding like we do to the Borahs... to stop slipping and slid...
by redefined_cycles
Mon Apr 19, 2021 11:42 pm
Forum: Anyone playing out?
Topic: Dartmoor Spring Thing
Replies: 4
Views: 100

Re: Dartmoor Spring Thing

What a beautiful name... DST... maybe we could make an ITT of the route in years to come. No pubs you say, :o :lol:

Thanks Luke and it's much appreciated. Can't wait (kind of... though not looking forward to the type 2 sections)...
by redefined_cycles
Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 9721
Views: 1115979

Re: The post man's been ...

My pre-ordered Pennine Bridleway guidebook has arrived! Signed 1st edition no less! :-bd Boo-hoo-hoo. I had to wait until this morning for mine - so Snap. signed aswell https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/z-ajAy3ATYV9qQHqZj6IQXprJmQqobtoPuwMqx9TawT0HG68hqjNnZ0s7VTyiHCXG9WnP7t-yCei-4hi3oecn4bJYI3NwCwF...
by redefined_cycles
Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 9721
Views: 1115979

Re: The post man's been ...

...and brought a rare shiny-bling-thing purchase (albeit second hand): Mt Zoom carbon layback seatpost. Also, a pair of cheap Vittoria 32c gravel-ish tyres for the road-ish wheels A new bobble hat, to ensure the weather continues as-is Some straps and stuff Proper bling.. Got a pic? Hows the qualit...
by redefined_cycles
Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS Borah Bivi
Replies: 8
Views: 249

Re: FS Borah Bivi

If Mick doesn't have it I will please Chew Sorry, but I’d rather not have to deal with any warranty issues :lol: Lol. I don't blame you Chew. Never knew it came with a warranty :lol: Mick, it's yours my good sir and I'll await Chews next offering from his massive stockpile of bivy gear :grin:
by redefined_cycles
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS Borah Bivi
Replies: 8
Views: 249

Re: FS Borah Bivi

If Mick doesn't have it I will please Chew