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by ChrisS
Sat May 05, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: General banter
Topic: Trossachs Camping Management Zone
Replies: 11
Views: 1098

Re: Trossachs Camping Management Zone

If you’re bivying you won’t have a problem as the bylaw only applies to shelters (tents or tarps), so a bivy doesn’t count. But to be honest you’d be very unlucky to see a ranger, especially if you’re discreet. I live in the Trossachs, so i’m constantly roaming around these tracks on my bike and I’v...
by ChrisS
Fri May 04, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: What's your recommendation for a tarp/bivy combo?
Replies: 14
Views: 1702

Re: What's your recommendation for a tarp/bivy combo?

Cheers. That shelter looks interesting, I wonder what it’s like for condensation?
by ChrisS
Fri May 04, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: General banter
Topic: What's your recommendation for a tarp/bivy combo?
Replies: 14
Views: 1702

What's your recommendation for a tarp/bivy combo?

Will be used for quick overnighters and hopefully a race next year. Midge protection a must. At the moment the tarp and ultralight bivy from Borah Gear seem a good combo - I see they've been recommended a lot over the last few years. Are there any small-scale manufacturers in the UK making similar g...
by ChrisS
Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

Re: One-handed cord grips

slobike wrote:Try these...same stuff..no minimum order https://www.extremtextil.de/en/cyberian-cordloc.html
Funnily enough, I found this site last week and received the order yesterday... Two cordlocs in a big box sent from Germany!
by ChrisS
Tue Nov 07, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

Re: One-handed cord grips

Well damn, looks like Ace Supplies have now removed these from sale... just getting a 404 when I click on the link.
by ChrisS
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

Re: One-handed cord grips

Nevis wrote:Go on then, put me down for 10.
:-bd
by ChrisS
Mon Nov 06, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

Re: One-handed cord grips

thenorthwind wrote:I'll go in for 10 if you get some :-bd
You're on. If there's a couple more folk interested I'll put an order in.
by ChrisS
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:37 am
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

Re: One-handed cord grips

Here's a picture of one in use...

https://www.instagram.com/p/Ba0a0K0nu5r/

Pull the orange cord to open and the black cord to close. Pretty neat.
by ChrisS
Sat Nov 04, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

Re: One-handed cord grips

I thought that too - but when you checkout the minimum order is £15.
by ChrisS
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

Re: One-handed cord grips

I'll put you down for some if I get a batch!
by ChrisS
Wed Nov 01, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: MYOG
Topic: One-handed cord grips
Replies: 16
Views: 3606

One-handed cord grips

Hi all, first time poster here :smile: I've just adapted my Alpkit Stem Cells for one-handed operation using a simple zip tie through the cord grip, but looking to improve on the design. Found these cord grips, which look good, but the minimum batch is more than 100 and I only need two... http://www...