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by jam bo
Fri Jul 03, 2015 2:44 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Forkin cages!
Replies: 30
Views: 3828

Re: Forkin cages!

The zefal gizmo is much the same idea.
by jam bo
Thu Jul 02, 2015 11:25 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Forkin cages!
Replies: 30
Views: 3828

Re: Forkin cages!

I've just ordered a set of gorilla cages with a monkii clip for one leg and some zefal gizmo's for the other to see which is best. turned up. cages look good but a schoolboy oversight on the monkii clip means it was never going to work. designed for 38mm circumference tube is never going to fit a t...
by jam bo
Tue Jun 30, 2015 7:26 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Forkin cages!
Replies: 30
Views: 3828

Re: Forkin cages!

I've just ordered a set of gorilla cages with a monkii clip for one leg and some zefal gizmo's for the other to see which is best.
by jam bo
Tue Jun 30, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Dartmoor - way of the dead.
Replies: 10
Views: 2039

Re: Dartmoor - way of the dead.

Gari wrote:Oooh, I will be looking for a custom half frame bag and possibly seat pack in a few weeks/months. Any idea what sort of time frame for him to get set up?
not sure. Mine and Tom's were very early prototypes and i'm impressed.

it's via this guy:

http://theridesouth.com/
by jam bo
Tue Jun 30, 2015 9:42 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Zefal Gizmo - anyone used?
Replies: 2
Views: 476

Re: Zefal Gizmo - anyone used?

I hadn't, the gizmo clamps he reviews have been modified though to be adjustable though.

but anyway, I might just get some of these instead:

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by jam bo
Tue Jun 30, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Zefal Gizmo - anyone used?
Replies: 2
Views: 476

Zefal Gizmo - anyone used?

They look like they could be the solution to mounting some anything/gorilla cages to my forks.
by jam bo
Tue Jun 30, 2015 8:48 am
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Dartmoor - way of the dead.
Replies: 10
Views: 2039

Re: Dartmoor - way of the dead.

Did the EWE section over Dartmoor recently; much better now it's dryer, but still some pointless HAB on the NE of the moor! Is that a Spearfish with Revelate Frame bag? What do you think of it? EWE? HAB? its a transition bandit with a custom bag made by a friend of a friend. the guy is just startin...
by jam bo
Mon Jun 29, 2015 4:25 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Dartmoor - way of the dead.
Replies: 10
Views: 2039

Re: Dartmoor - way of the dead.

yep. starts at Bellever and crosses the top of Dartmoor to Lydford.
by jam bo
Mon Jun 29, 2015 1:34 pm
Forum: Your Trips & Adventures
Topic: Dartmoor - way of the dead.
Replies: 10
Views: 2039

Dartmoor - way of the dead.

After reading about this in STW issue 98 and seeing as this is on my doorstep I decided to go and have an explore as a test of some new bikepacking gear. Epic views, remote and barren. Navigation was fairly straightforward on a nice sunny day but there are sections where the right route is vague at ...
by jam bo
Fri Jun 26, 2015 10:54 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 9004
Views: 1011929

Re: The post man's been ...

Neoair Xtherm. Tried it on the living room floor and you can feel the body heat radiating back
by jam bo
Fri Jun 26, 2015 10:53 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bargain Alert Thread
Replies: 3441
Views: 610928

Re: Bargain Alert Thread

https://www.theoutdoorshop.com

Min 40% off flash sale.
by jam bo
Fri Jun 19, 2015 9:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Alpkit airo 120
Replies: 0
Views: 468

Alpkit airo 120

Used once. Decided I'm not a 3/4 Mat kinda guy. Black

£30 new so £24 posted?
by jam bo
Thu Jun 18, 2015 9:14 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: Bushed handlebars
Replies: 27
Views: 8656

Re: Bushed handlebars

s8tannorm wrote:If you want to cancel out high frequency vibration try adding heavy(ish) weights to the ends of the bars.
like hands? ;-)
by jam bo
Thu Jun 18, 2015 8:26 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: Bushed handlebars
Replies: 27
Views: 8656

Re: Bushed handlebars

look at the spank vibrocore bars.

alloy bar with a foam filled core to damp high frequency vibrations.

http://spank-ind.com/products/handlebar ... rocore-bar
by jam bo
Wed Jun 17, 2015 10:19 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: BIvi spots on Dartmoor?
Replies: 13
Views: 1243

Re: BIvi spots on Dartmoor?

Takes notes.

Has anyone done the way of the dead route in the latest STW route?
by jam bo
Wed Jun 17, 2015 10:16 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 9004
Views: 1011929

Re: The post man's been ...

Image

My custom frame bag for project bandit...
by jam bo
Wed Mar 04, 2015 10:58 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year
Replies: 19
Views: 2726

Re: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year

Flights are booked. w00p!!!
by jam bo
Sat Feb 21, 2015 9:18 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year
Replies: 19
Views: 2726

Re: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year

I'd almost managed to forget that.
by jam bo
Fri Feb 20, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bottom Brackets
Replies: 9
Views: 1305

Re: Bottom Brackets

I used to replace the bearings in them but when you can pick them up so cheap there seems little point.
by jam bo
Fri Feb 20, 2015 8:31 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year
Replies: 19
Views: 2726

Re: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year

Catbaiter wrote:But who are you that know's so much about our plans?!

Im going with you...
by jam bo
Fri Feb 13, 2015 9:42 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year
Replies: 19
Views: 2726

Re: If you were planning on going to Iceland this year

It's not scrapped, just being re-routed hopefully...