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by shutupthepunx
Wed Dec 02, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: GPS Tracker Thread - Spot Content and In reach
Replies: 31
Views: 611

Re: GPS Tracker Thread - Spot Content and In reach

spot gen 3 user here. i also use that flexplan monthly option where it costs a fair bit (cant remember, maybe 75quid) the first month to set your self up. and to turn it back on for a month any other time throughout the year costs like 15quid a time, which i can live with. excuse my numbers, they ar...
by shutupthepunx
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Veloviewer map - explorer tiles
Replies: 718
Views: 70373

Re: Veloviewer map - explorer tiles

great, thanks for that
by shutupthepunx
Tue Nov 17, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Veloviewer map - explorer tiles
Replies: 718
Views: 70373

Re: Veloviewer map - explorer tiles

i like maps and am interested in maybe giving this veloviewer thing a go. although it will go againt my mantra of 'no gods, no masters, no lycra, no strava.' ive de-googled my android phone ages ago and since then some apps wont work. most do. strava seems to be one of these that needs 'google play ...
by shutupthepunx
Thu Oct 29, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: ever wish you were strong enough to ride single speed ?
Replies: 62
Views: 1479

Re: ever wish you were strong enough to ride single speed ?

like others said, ride what u wana ride and walk what u dont. i enjoy it. i enjoy the simplicity. and it has really changed my riding on geared bikes for the better i feel. i was running 3x9 before and spent 2 or 3 weeks in my middle chainring and trying to work out what sort of gear i want to have ...
by shutupthepunx
Thu Oct 22, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: new (paid) custom patterns for outdoor gear website
Replies: 0
Views: 165

new (paid) custom patterns for outdoor gear website

[*]i just got an email about this website today as i musta signed up to their newsletter before they launched. looks really good. wish i had knew about the 12 week online sewing course before it statted. maybe theryll be another hopefully. https://patternadventure.com/en/patterns thought maybe other...
by shutupthepunx
Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Spot Assistance Requested...
Replies: 10
Views: 166

Re: Spot Assistance Requested...

so whats the story with spotwalla now? does it not work now spot changed their maps or whatever?

im new to using a spot and id like to share a live map with a preloaded gpx file on it.
by shutupthepunx
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Know of a tool to visualise my ride & kit list?
Replies: 27
Views: 516

Re: Know of a tool to visualise my ride & kit list?

jameso wrote:
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:17 pm
https://www.instagram.com/kitgrid.cc/?hl=en

not much use I know, but it looks like 'kit grids' are a thing
have those people never heard of dirt?!
by shutupthepunx
Sat Oct 10, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Films to watch while isolating
Replies: 195
Views: 11424

Re: Films to watch while isolating

the barkeley marathons: the race that eats its young "In its first 25 years only 10 people have finished The Barkley Marathons"

its on netflix and prime
by shutupthepunx
Sat Oct 10, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Films to watch while isolating
Replies: 195
Views: 11424

Re: Films to watch while isolating

^^ Just watched and rather enjoyed Hold Fast. Struck me as being pretty handy sailors. moxie who stared in and made the film went on to create the 'Signal' app, like a more secure/nonfacebookowned version of whatsapp. signal's encryption method then got sold to whatsapp for an undisclosed amount. b...
by shutupthepunx
Sat Oct 10, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Remember when we were discussing ...
Replies: 108
Views: 2051

Re: Remember when we were discussing ...

holdsteady wrote:
Fri Oct 09, 2020 8:30 pm
...I have read recently about encouraging more people to go bikepacking - I don't quite understand why people think we need more people doing it?...
for me its not people but specific people. more people who aren't straight white cis middleclass men
by shutupthepunx
Thu Oct 08, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Films to watch while isolating
Replies: 195
Views: 11424

Re: Films to watch while isolating

"Cree Hunters of Mistassini is a 1974 documentary film co-directed by Boyce Richardson and Tony Ianzelo, chronicling a group of three Cree families from the Mistassini region of Quebec, as they set up a winter hunting camp near James Bay and Ungava Bay"
by shutupthepunx
Thu Oct 08, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Films to watch while isolating
Replies: 195
Views: 11424

Re: Films to watch while isolating

maybe i posted this already, cant remember...

Hold Fast

1hr 15mins, some friends agree to meet in florida. they buy a piece of sub standard boat and fix it up and then sail it to the dominican republic (cept they dont know how to sail). very good
by shutupthepunx
Wed Oct 07, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Helmet Lights
Replies: 26
Views: 621

Re: Helmet Lights

i use this £7.44 delivered attatched to helmet wiith 2 zip ties. with a powerbank which i uaually have with me anyway. figured it saves me carrying a battery that can just be used for a light. i just roll up the wire and jam it in a hole int helmet when i dont have the powerbank attatched. when i do...
by shutupthepunx
Wed Oct 07, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: revelate nano panniers
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: revelate nano panniers

was gona write 'sh!t' but figured its not quite the weekend yet
by shutupthepunx
Wed Oct 07, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: revelate nano panniers
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: revelate nano panniers

by shutupthepunx
Wed Oct 07, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: revelate nano panniers
Replies: 9
Views: 317

Re: revelate nano panniers

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excuse the rack/exo-rail combo, im currently between systems
by shutupthepunx
Tue Oct 06, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: revelate nano panniers
Replies: 9
Views: 317

revelate nano panniers

wanted the nanos but figured i could make something similar with what i had laying around. pretty chuffed with these. this was suposed to be a trial run (to pass on to a friend), with the end goal being in xpac with waterproof zip and nice rubbery waterproof 2 way stretch fabric each side of the zip...
by shutupthepunx
Fri Sep 25, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Shaped Tarp. Orange The Knot (sold)
Replies: 9
Views: 272

Re: Shaped Tarp. Orange The Knot

what size is it?
by shutupthepunx
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTD: 27.5 winter tyres, spikey please
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: WTD: 27.5 winter tyres, spikey please

thanks but im looking for "dubbdäck" tyres, dont know what they are called in english but the winter tyres with the metal spikes
by shutupthepunx
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: Yet another frame bag
Replies: 10
Views: 542

Re: Yet another frame bag

love the bladder loops. and cheap to boot!
by shutupthepunx
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: Lockdown creations
Replies: 11
Views: 787

Re: Lockdown creations

good works. yeah try a milk bottle or even an rectangle 2L ice cream tub cut open to get as big of a "flat" piece of plastic as possible (hopefully the where the sides meet the bottom will bend out?)
by shutupthepunx
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: Downtube Pole Bag
Replies: 14
Views: 678

Re: Downtube Pole Bag

good work, looks great!
by shutupthepunx
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: MYOG - Climashield quilt - 100gsm
Replies: 22
Views: 663

Re: MYOG - Climashield quilt - 100gsm

the plotting and schemeing is half the fun! well done. if shes not on it already id recomment tissue paper above and below what your sewing as the fabrics so thin. sorry if this is extremly obvious but it wnt be fun without it. i also made a zipperd footbox in mine, cos you know, then it can be open...
by shutupthepunx
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTD: 27.5 winter tyres, spikey please
Replies: 2
Views: 114

WTD: 27.5 winter tyres, spikey please

anyone got ow't they don't use? its for a bike thats currently shoed with 2.8s so im guessing the rim wont like anything below 2.2 but i could be wrong on that. ta