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by HUX
Thu Jul 05, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bargain Alert Thread
Replies: 3409
Views: 588164

Re: Bargain Alert Thread

SLX brakes £50 an end at CRC. Be quick!
by HUX
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: italian os mapping
Replies: 7
Views: 1029

Re: italian os mapping

^ +1. Used for the Tuscany Trail
by HUX
Thu Jun 14, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: For info. Jones Loops on stw
Replies: 0
Views: 388

For info. Jones Loops on stw

I know they are popular here. There's a pair,wrapped for sale over on STW.
by HUX
Mon Jun 11, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Photos you have taken in the last month of which you like.
Replies: 1097
Views: 220540

Re: Photos you have taken in the last month of which you lik

Just a few I like from the HT550 https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1726/42698330241_7e69fa52cb_c.jpg https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1739/42648649092_ce5031839c_c.jpg https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1748/42648597202_fffef3937b_c.jpg https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1740/27828931367_ccda26a94f_c.jpg
by HUX
Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Highland Trail 550 - 2018
Replies: 518
Views: 61422

Re: Highland Trail 550 - 2018

Good luck Mart. It's an amazing route just keep smiling and turning the pedals. :-bd
by HUX
Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:19 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Garmin maps on phone?
Replies: 8
Views: 808

Re: Garmin maps on phone?

This is a good source of maps for Europe. Used them for both the Tuscany trail and Spanish C2C,plenty of detail. Download onto a micro SD and stick in Garmin. Simples

https://www.wanderreitkarte.de/garmin_de.php?lang=en
by HUX
Wed May 30, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Highland Trail 550 - 2018
Replies: 518
Views: 61422

Re: Highland Trail 550 - 2018

HT550 done. Jesus that was hard :shock: . Unofficial time of 7days 7hrs ish as I started last weds. I'm a tad sunburnt but I made it despite 2 conti tyre failures (again!)that required a bit of bodgeing to get me home. Ultimate respect to all that raced this year due to the conditions, the heat was ...
by HUX
Mon May 21, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: 4 nights in Devon
Replies: 13
Views: 2750

Re: 4 nights in Devon

Cumulus 150 quilt and a terra nova laser comp tent
by HUX
Mon May 21, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: 4 nights in Devon
Replies: 13
Views: 2750

Re: 4 nights in Devon

Hi. I did have a wingnut 2.5 aswell but that was empty most of the time and I cud have got away without it. Everything was on the bike including some clothes I didn't use. Bags and front harness are by Revelate Designs and the front bag is a Wildcat Lioness adapted to fit the harness. Front dry bag ...
by HUX
Fri May 18, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: An HT-inspired tour
Replies: 5
Views: 1199

Re: An HT-inspired tour

U bugger! I was thinking of doing the Argyll Trail next week. I may seriously have to reconsider now :wink:
by HUX
Fri May 18, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Routes
Topic: Avenue Verte anyone ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1492

Re: Avenue Verte anyone ?

Twas me. Didn't go anywhere near the avenue verte I'm afraid. Started in Caen, had a mooch around the Normandy beaches, down to Bayeux,took in a few military cemeteries. Lots of wreaths etc still about following the D-Day anniversary. Picked up the Tour de Manche just above Vire and followed it to L...
by HUX
Wed May 09, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: That adapter to refill gas canisters..
Replies: 8
Views: 1158

Re: That adapter to refill gas canisters..

I use 1 of these https://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/Gas-Refill-Adapter-for-Outdoor-Camping-Stove-Cylinder-Tank-Gas-Butane-Canister-/282432102187 And a pack of these https://www.gaynors.co.uk/equipment-c153/camping-c237/stoves-fuel-c180/gosystem-butane-isobutane-propane-227g-p6413 Should fill 8 100g canisters ...
by HUX
Fri Apr 27, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Alpkit airlock xtra drybags
Replies: 4
Views: 681

Re: Alpkit airlock xtra drybags

Sold
by HUX
Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: 4 nights in Devon
Replies: 13
Views: 2750

4 nights in Devon

So with a total lack of enthusiasm and tennis elbow I set off from Minehead at 3pm on Fri I headed off west on the Braunton 150 route. Fabulous views of the coastline and 28miles in and I was camped high up on Exmoor after some monster climbs watching the sun set. Day 2 and more climbing across to W...
by HUX
Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Packingophobia
Replies: 11
Views: 1306

Re: Packingophobia

I could do with a list. First night of my recent trip I was desperate for a brew when i eventually stopped to find I'd packed a different stove and I needed a lighter....which I hadn't got. Had to settle for just an ice cold banana for dinner :cry:
by HUX
Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Alpkit airlock xtra drybags
Replies: 4
Views: 681

Re: Alpkit airlock xtra drybags

Nice1 :grin:
by HUX
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Alpkit airlock xtra drybags
Replies: 4
Views: 681

Alpkit airlock xtra drybags

Red 13litre dual double ended with straps
And a black 20litre airlock xtra. Both great condition. £22 the pair. I can possibly get them to the WRT.
by HUX
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Welsh C2C gpx
Replies: 6
Views: 669

Re: Welsh C2C gpx

:-bd thanks both
by HUX
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Welsh C2C gpx
Replies: 6
Views: 669

Welsh C2C gpx

Guys,anyone have the Welsh c2c gpx they could send me please. Was there a couple of different versions? Cheers
by HUX
Fri Apr 06, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtd. 29er rim 36h
Replies: 2
Views: 525

Re: Wtd. 29er rim 36h

Thanks.just after a rim really for an alfine build
by HUX
Wed Apr 04, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Shimano BB adapter tool TL-FC25 for XT BBs
Replies: 3
Views: 515

Re: Shimano BB adapter tool TL-FC25 for XT BBs

Came with the adaptors so not required now. Cheers anyway :-bd
by HUX
Tue Apr 03, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtd. 29er rim 36h
Replies: 2
Views: 525

Wtd. 29er rim 36h

After a 36h 29er rim for a budget build if anyone has 1 hanging around. Cheers
by HUX
Mon Apr 02, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Shimano BB adapter tool TL-FC25 for XT BBs
Replies: 3
Views: 515

Re: Shimano BB adapter tool TL-FC25 for XT BBs

Could I dibs 1 of these please. Just ordered a couple of BB's off crc but if they don't come with adaptor I'll need 1.cheers
by HUX
Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: My time on the Big Bear 530
Replies: 29
Views: 4581

Re: My time on the Big Bear 530

Top effort the pair of you :-bd