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    thanks folks, seen these Dakine Aero ones on...

    thanks folks, seen these Dakine Aero ones on t'inernet but not been able to seem some in the flesh - anyone know if these fit okay on Thule Aluminium aeros?
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    Foam pads for Thule Aero bars?

    my old roof bar set up uses Thule Aero bars and the bar pads I have tried so far are all too small in terms of internal diameter - they simply wont fit

    any suggestions? (other than keep using the...
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    thanks N1mr0d - inspired idea, I already have a...

    thanks N1mr0d - inspired idea, I already have a contact in the police dog training centre for the North of England (which isnt far from us) and will drop them a line

    the kids love the idea of a...
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    thanks Gordon, you are right of course Should...

    thanks Gordon, you are right of course

    Should have been clear I have already been through a lot of the kennel club breeders and the litters listed on http://www.champdogs.co.uk/

    There seems to...
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    Finding a good GSD pup

    It would seem that looking for a puppy these days is a bit of a minefield. Puppy farms have got very canny in their presentation (even shipping mum with the litter to the sellers house to convince...
  6. thanks for all the comments and encouragement...

    thanks for all the comments and encouragement folks - alas we have decided we cant take on this dog. We were emotionally commited to him so it was a really tough decision (especially our 9yo) but in...
  7. Rescue German Shepherd as family dog - bad idea?

    Guessing there are a few folks on SotP with these - and I feel the need some sensible SotP wisdom

    We have been looking for a young adult dog for our family for a couple of months now - and thought...
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    thanks Per, dropped them a line and sure enough...

    thanks Per, dropped them a line and sure enough got a very prompt answer - it is 48cm from base to the top hole, which is a knats short of 19"

    I guess they would be comparable with the 50cm ones...
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    Lomo L bar length?

    Hoping someone can give me an accurate measurement from their Lomo L bars, looking for a cheap way to get some more stuff (kids foamie surfboards not the canoe) on the roof bars this summer...
  10. reading and calendars was never my strong point,...

    reading and calendars was never my strong point, yes it would have been Tues 3rd - but now the kids have to stay home and tidy their rooms and stuff . . .

    no idea when it would next be possible
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  11. thanks Jamatrad - alas I have bumped into...

    thanks Jamatrad - alas I have bumped into permission issues. My other half has declined to let me go play with the kids the day before they go back to school . . .

    still want to paddle Rudyard at...
  12. Rudyard Family paddle between now and 3rd Sept?

    After considerable absence from the water I am trying to get back to it

    Planning a trip to Rudyard with my 8yo before the schools start back, be nice to have some company

    Most likely date is...
  13. ok I think I am hooked finally got the Vapalux...

    ok I think I am hooked

    finally got the Vapalux running properly tonight. Soft warm light and lovely smell/warmth (plan to swop the Tilley mantle to a proper Vapalux when it needs a new one though)...
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    well first attempts at getting the thing to light...

    well first attempts at getting the thing to light were not good - until I twigged the pump wasnt making a bubbling noise when I was trying to fire the lamp up . . .

    cleaned out the pump and gave...
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    us "rejects" have our own forum too - though it...

    us "rejects" have our own forum too - though it is anything but over moderated thanks to Val

    google ukcampingforum if you are interested

    I cant help feeling UKCS is on a downward slope now, so...
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    to update, done some reading around - the top...

    to update, done some reading around - the top cowl is green and a different shape to modern 320s (kinda pointy and wider), there is also a code on the box "E 8-73" so I am now guessing it is from...
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    Fettling a Vapalux

    did add something to my other post about Coleman lanterns but it makes more sense to do it properly here since I didnt buy one in the end

    Thanks to you folks I now have a vintage Vapalux sat on...
  18. well I now have a vintage Vapalux sat on the...

    well I now have a vintage Vapalux sat on the floor at home. Got it locally from a chap who reckoned it had been barely used

    Cosmetically it is pretty much unmarked and unusual colours I havent...
  19. ok (thanks to you lot on here) I might be...

    ok (thanks to you lot on here) I might be convinced to try a Vapalux

    Can they use CampingGaz/Coleman tie on mantles or does it have to be a Vapalux?

    If I did an order of spares from Base Camp...
  20. it has been a troubling morning! I am supposed to...

    it has been a troubling morning! I am supposed to be doing some proper work and have spent ages researching Petromax and see what Vapalux/Bialaddin stuff is on offer - and a few other things
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  21. darn it now I have another choice . . ....

    darn it now I have another choice . . .
    http://www.conrad-uk.com/ce/en/product/672408?WT.mc_id=googlebase&insert=8V&adcampaign=googlebase&CAWELAID=357755282

    It seems Petromax can be had new for...
  22. some food for thought, thanks folks - now I am...

    some food for thought, thanks folks - now I am dithering again !

    had a look at Vapalux/Bialaddin a few months back and 2 things bothered me: (i) lighting seemed a faff (ii) only available at...
  23. Coleman single mantle or Powerhouse/double mantle?

    Looking for a liquid fuel lantern that gives good light and some warmth as the cool evenings arrive. Been getting the cash together for a single mantle model but now wondering if it is worth the...
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    My Venture Ontario will be looking for a new home...

    My Venture Ontario will be looking for a new home soon. It is a light and fast solo boat, ok as a tandem but wouldnt recommend it for long/loaded journeys 2 up

    Used maybe 4 times so in great...
  25. thanks folks, the firebox threads are interesting...

    thanks folks, the firebox threads are interesting but I think our needs are very much BBQ first and fire is a "nice to have"

    The Esbit comes in 2 sizes, the tiddler is cú30 while the "normal" size...
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