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by quimarche
Wed Jan 06, 2016 12:57 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Terra Nova Solar Green tent
Replies: 1
Views: 478

FS: Terra Nova Solar Green tent

No longer made, but carefully used, well kept and reliable. It's kept me safe in some serious wind & rain. More spacious than a Hilleberg Atko, with full sitting headroom, and will sleep two at a pinch. Not as lightweight as some of the more modern tents, but it's made of tough stuff, to the usual T...
by quimarche
Tue Jan 05, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: The post man's been ...
Replies: 8007
Views: 839732

Re: The post man's been ...

A Rainbow from tarptent.com. Sterling service, especially at such a busy time of the year, and only £25 to clear it through customs.
by quimarche
Fri Dec 25, 2015 12:59 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bargain Alert Thread
Replies: 2960
Views: 511265

Re: Bargain Alert Thread

Not quite a bargain, but you never know what luck Santa will bring.

https://www.alpkit.com/news/xmas-15-treasure-hunt
by quimarche
Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Commuter Tyres
Replies: 9
Views: 357

Re: Commuter Tyres

Schwalbe Marathon Supremes?
by quimarche
Tue Dec 01, 2015 11:06 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Import Duty experience?
Replies: 15
Views: 1656

Re: Import Duty experience?

Hi Paul

I'm very interested to know how the whole purchase/shipping/tax thing pans out for you. Just about to pull the trigger, having missed the Black Friday 10% discount, grrr.
by quimarche
Fri Oct 30, 2015 12:15 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Bargain Alert Thread
Replies: 2960
Views: 511265

Re: Bargain Alert Thread

ViewRanger software with OS 1:50,000 LandRanger mapping for GB National Parks; Ben Nevis, Brecon Beacons and Pembrokeshire Coast, Cairngorms, Dartmoor, Exmoor, Lake District, Loch Lomand and The Trossachs, New Forest and South Downs, Norfolk Broads, North York Moors, Nothumberland, Peak District, Sn...
by quimarche
Sun Aug 16, 2015 9:00 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Found: glasses
Replies: 0
Views: 403

Found: glasses

A nice pair of cycling glasses, found on a bridleway near High Borrans. Accurate description secures return.
by quimarche
Tue Jul 21, 2015 10:42 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Rear lights
Replies: 5
Views: 438

Rear lights

What do people do for rear lights when riding with a large seat pack? (Once I've fitted my Tiger there's precious little space for a seat-post mounted light.)

And any recommendations for USB-rechargable lights?

C.
by quimarche
Sat Jul 11, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8
Replies: 3
Views: 475

Re: FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8

Sold.
by quimarche
Tue Jul 07, 2015 9:13 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Man hit by lightning pen y fan
Replies: 15
Views: 1267

Re: Man hit by lightning pen y fan

"As we were climbing up we heard the lightning strike the top of the mountain," he said. "I saw the flash but not the bolt. We kept going to get to the top."

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-33407015
by quimarche
Wed Jun 10, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8
Replies: 3
Views: 475

Re: FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8

Bump. Also here.
by quimarche
Sun May 31, 2015 12:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS Ortlieb5 Compact Black
Replies: 0
Views: 413

FS Ortlieb5 Compact Black

I have two unwanted Ortlieb5 Compact Black barbags.

One is still in its original box (albeit a little cobwebby) - £35 posted
The other is used but in excellent condition - £30 posted
by quimarche
Sat May 30, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: tell me about dynamo hubs for charge and lights
Replies: 15
Views: 1330

Re: tell me about dynamo hubs for charge and lights

What are people using for cache batteries?
by quimarche
Thu May 28, 2015 11:52 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8
Replies: 3
Views: 475

Re: FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8

Photos: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/13661611/Brifters/IMG_0191.JPG https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/13661611/Brifters/IMG_0192.JPG https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/13661611/Brifters/IMG_0193.JPG https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/13661611/Brifters/IMG_0194.JPG https://dl.dropboxuserco...
by quimarche
Thu May 28, 2015 9:42 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8
Replies: 3
Views: 475

FS: Versa VRS8 brifter for Alfine 8

8 speed Versa VRS8 STI levers for internal gear hubs as seen here (http://www.sjscycles.co.uk/8-speed-versa-vrs8-sti-levers-for-internal-gear-hubs-prod21918/) excepting the levers are silver, not black as shown. Little used and good condition. Photos on request. £150 ONO. For collection from the Lak...
by quimarche
Wed May 27, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: Exped Synmat UL 5...any users/experience?
Replies: 33
Views: 3130

Re: Exped Synmat UL 5...any users/experience?

Can't comment on the mats themselves, but they have both in stock at http://www.ghyllside.co.uk/.