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by Escape Goat
Fri Jul 19, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Surly Wednesday 29+ Bike For Sale Added 20/07/2019 & Big Clear Out
Replies: 31
Views: 2250

Re: ABSOLUTELY HUGE Massive Mega Clear Out

On a certain auction website now.
by Escape Goat
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?
Replies: 37
Views: 533

Re: Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?

Struggling to count the gears.... :|
by Escape Goat
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: 141 QR Boost Dropouts - Sonder Frontier
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: 141 QR Boost Dropouts - Sonder Frontier

15 x 110 and 148 x 12 with the use of qr spacers make a boost qr set up, in case you wanted to know :)
by Escape Goat
Fri Jul 19, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Jay Petervary sacked
Replies: 53
Views: 1393

Re: Jay Petervary sacked

I'll be watching! Also, there will be a podcast hosted by Stefano Nucera of BroomWagon podcast. Such a nice guy!

INTRODUCING THE PEdALED SILK ROAD MOUNTAIN RACE 2019 WITH NELSON TREES #SRMR2019, let's play it!
https://www.podbean.com/ea/pb-u8yyg-b785e1
by Escape Goat
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?
Replies: 37
Views: 533

Re: Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?

There's a really interesting array of answers coming through.

Wondering what to use myself.
by Escape Goat
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Surly Wednesday 29+ Bike For Sale Added 20/07/2019 & Big Clear Out
Replies: 31
Views: 2250

Re: ABSOLUTELY HUGE Massive Mega Clear Out

Borderer wrote:
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:35 am
What does the battery pack weigh please?
Hey. Approx 550 grams. I have another one I use and it's worth the weight.
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Water Filtration Help
Replies: 24
Views: 323

Re: Water Filtration Help

RIP wrote:
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:40 pm
"That would be a hell of a website to update!" - funnily enough there was a laudable project mentioned Here a while ago on just that theme. It went a bit quiet though :wink: .
:lol:
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?
Replies: 37
Views: 533

Re: Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?

Asposium wrote:
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:16 pm

riding straight throw, with minimal kit, so travelling light
:shock:
psling wrote:
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:09 pm
I'll be stashing spare fully-charged batteries along the way and carrying a rechargeable chainsaw and some wire cutters in the panniers, fitting flotation tyres and a walk-assist mode.
**walk assist mode! :lol:
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Tick Tweezers
Replies: 23
Views: 480

Re: Tick Tweezers

I have these stuffed in my top tube bag;

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Removers-Anima ... 147&sr=8-7
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?
Replies: 37
Views: 533

Dare I Ask; What Bike Are You Taking To The BB200?

For the BB200 2019, what bike are you considering on taking to Llanbrynmair this October?
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Aero bars repair-of-sorts help
Replies: 9
Views: 148

Re: Aero bars repair-of-sorts help

Try 3m double sided stuff :)
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Surly Wednesday 29+ Bike For Sale Added 20/07/2019 & Big Clear Out
Replies: 31
Views: 2250

Re: ABSOLUTELY HUGE Massive Mega Clear Out

Bars n shorts sold, thanks guys.
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Camping on Gryn Wigau on the Carneddau North Wales
Replies: 4
Views: 183

Re: Camping on Gryn Wigau on the Carneddau North Wales

Thanks for sharing! Your spot looked pretty cool. I also enjoyed your smart use of Ken Burns. Bravo :)
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Water Filtration Help
Replies: 24
Views: 323

Re: Water Filtration Help

whitestone wrote:
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:23 pm


I don't know of any map that shows "good' sources of water

That would be a hell of a website to update! But my question was rather than that, just examples of what good water sources could look like and what bad sources could look like.
by Escape Goat
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Water Filtration Help
Replies: 24
Views: 323

Re: Water Filtration Help

I spoke with Ian who filled his water bottle up straight from the little stream at Nant Syddion whlist I was faffing around with a Sawyer filter....he said he knows the area and has never filtered there before. at lower levels I knock on doors and ask for a fill-up :cool: Providing there are doors ...
by Escape Goat
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Water Filtration Help
Replies: 24
Views: 323

Re: Water Filtration Help

Thanks for that. I've taken all this advice on board, as long as I have a filter system, clean hands, clean ish bottle then I'll have a good chance of staying hydrated and healthy.

Thanks all!
by Escape Goat
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Water Filtration Help
Replies: 24
Views: 323

Re: Water Filtration Help

I always have a filter on me, but I don't know if i can filter any stream water and it will be safe.
by Escape Goat
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Water Filtration Help
Replies: 24
Views: 323

Re: Water Filtration Help

I guess For the weight of my befree and that it's a bottle I can store water in I always filter no matter where ,I've had a upset belly ( the week after I attempted the bigbear and was on the WRT ) and it wasn't pleasant but I put it down to my gloves being covered in muck when on the bigbear and in...
by Escape Goat
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: WRT 2020 dates please
Replies: 6
Views: 167

Re: WRT 2020 dates please

I've got a feeling that a friends wedding is somwhere amongst these days... :oops:
by Escape Goat
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Water Filtration Help
Replies: 24
Views: 323

Water Filtration Help

Hey all, I've searched the forum, found quite a bit of knowledge on water filtration but I still have one question. I wanted to know if anyone has a link to a website showing pictures of different locations and if filtration is suitable of said water. My first event was the Winter Event this year - ...