The post man's been ...

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by Fat tyre kicker » Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:32 pm

Interesting choice of material to to make handlebars from Stu ?
Do you use old Classics or heavy metal :lol:

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by johnnystorm » Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:30 pm

voodoo_simon wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:35 pm
johnnystorm wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:03 pm
voodoo_simon wrote:
Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:11 am
Disney+ has just arrived and downloaded to almost every device :lol:

That’ll keep us out is mischief for the foreseeable future :-bd
I dont know where to begin! :lol:
I had you down as a Mrs doubtfire kind of guy... :lol:
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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by ScotRoutes » Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:35 pm

Amongst other things, Tom Devines book on the Scottish Clearances. Amongst other things it adds to my understanding of the areas I tend to ride/run/hike through. I'll be reading it in short stints else my temper boils over.

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Post by Laurensdad » Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:21 pm

A rather splendid Acepac Fat snack/bottle bag!

Cheers Stu!
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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by Jurassic pusher » Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:31 pm

Alpkit Idaho 30 duffle bag, looks great and an ideal size to bungee on the back of a motorbike!
Can use it for essential food shopping now!

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by Jurassic pusher » Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:34 pm

ScotRoutes wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:35 pm
Amongst other things, Tom Devines book on the Scottish Clearances. Amongst other things it adds to my understanding of the areas I tend to ride/run/hike through. I'll be reading it in short stints else my temper boils over.
I expect that is a very interesting book.
Like you say, likely to make the Scottish blood boil!

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by techno » Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:21 pm

Parcel guy came With my suss forks (first set since some pace RC35s!).
Shame I can't ride them anywhere. :lol:
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Post by K1100T » Fri Mar 27, 2020 6:45 am

... and delivered a badge.

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by GregMay » Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:33 am

1:72 scale Airfix model of a Westland Sea King. May as well entertain myself non digitally!
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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by Jurassic » Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:13 pm

GregMay wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:33 am
1:72 scale Airfix model of a Westland Sea King. May as well entertain myself non digitally!
Nice one, I was laid up after a hernia op a few years ago and made a few model kits, it was very enjoyable and took me back to my youth. 👍😎

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by Dave Barter » Fri Mar 27, 2020 6:01 pm

I got a box load of Freedom Beer
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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by PaulB2 » Fri Mar 27, 2020 6:16 pm

...and dropped off a shimano cassette tool. Unfortunately he didn't drop off the corresponding chain whip so still have to wait for that.

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Post by RIP » Fri Mar 27, 2020 6:47 pm

Dave Barter wrote:
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I got a box load of Freedom Beer
Cheery Friday :wink: . Mate of mine did same. Might have to join the crowd.
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Post by whitestone » Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:15 pm

A couple of deliveries:

Some 2mm dyneema line.

Some Firepot dehydrated meals for bivv ... the apocalypse :wink:
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Post by Bearbonesnorm » Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:32 pm

A bag of M6 Hank bushes.

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Post by htrider » Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:49 pm

Jurassic pusher wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:34 pm
ScotRoutes wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:35 pm
Amongst other things, Tom Devines book on the Scottish Clearances. Amongst other things it adds to my understanding of the areas I tend to ride/run/hike through. I'll be reading it in short stints else my temper boils over.
I expect that is a very interesting book.
Like you say, likely to make the Scottish blood boil!
Ooh that'll be a good read, doubtless will make my blood boil also (and I'm an incomer!) but been looking for a good account of the clearances for a while

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by Cyclepeasant » Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:10 pm

Hank nuts?
Can't see them working on weight weenie carbon forks!! :wink:
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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by belugabob » Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:06 pm

GregMay wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:33 am
1:72 scale Airfix model of a Westland Sea King. May as well entertain myself non digitally!
I remember them, from the 70s - how slow is your postman? ;)

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Post by thenorthwind » Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:08 am

htrider wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:49 pm
Jurassic pusher wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:34 pm
ScotRoutes wrote:
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:35 pm
Amongst other things, Tom Devines book on the Scottish Clearances. Amongst other things it adds to my understanding of the areas I tend to ride/run/hike through. I'll be reading it in short stints else my temper boils over.
I expect that is a very interesting book.
Like you say, likely to make the Scottish blood boil!
Ooh that'll be a good read, doubtless will make my blood boil also (and I'm an incomer!) but been looking for a good account of the clearances for a while
Reading Alastair McIntosh's "Soil and Soul" at the moment. Excellent, if blood-boiling (and I'm English), read on a similar topic.

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by whitestone » Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:31 am

Some Haribo.

For some reason someone's shoved some brake pads in with them.
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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by RIP » Mon Mar 30, 2020 1:28 pm

:lol: :lol:
"There comes a time in your life Ponsonby, when you think: 'My God, I'm two-thirds of the way to the grave and what have I done?" - RIP

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by K1100T » Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:15 pm

... and delivered a Hiplok I ordered at the start of the month.

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by ScotRoutes » Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:44 pm

A wetsuit, for open water swimming.

Great. Wonder when I'll get to use it?

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by htrider » Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:59 pm

ScotRoutes wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:44 pm
A wetsuit, for open water swimming.

Great. Wonder when I'll get to use it?
In the bath?

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Re: The post man's been ...

Post by K1100T » Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:05 pm

ScotRoutes wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:44 pm
A wetsuit, for open water swimming.

Great. Wonder when I'll get to use it?
Seen a few photos of folks using their wheelie bins for a dip. Think I'll wait till the river warm up a bit more...
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