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    Buy a cheap non stick flan tin and use that...

    Buy a cheap non stick flan tin and use that instead of the aly pan.
  2. Thread: Bell tents?

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    I've got a Robens Double Dreamer and the build...

    I've got a Robens Double Dreamer and the build quality is first rate and taken some harsh weather without problem.
  3. Thread: Wanigan

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    Save your sorrows and get a waterproof toolbox.

    Save your sorrows and get a waterproof toolbox.
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    Another option are the ready meals here ...

    Another option are the ready meals here http://www.spicesofindia.co.uk/cgi-bin/ss000001.pl?page=search&SS=ready+meals&PR=-1&TB=O&ACTION.x=0&ACTION.y=0 boil in the bag, add some rice and you have a...
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    I'm replacing all the rubber peg loops and guys...

    I'm replacing all the rubber peg loops and guys on a Force Ten Mk5, I'll Fabsil it and it should be good for another decade.

    I will be checking my Hex 3 and nest before it goes on ebay.

    IMHO...
  6. Thread: We Love Aldi!

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    The 'Trangia' stoves are identical to ones Gelert...

    The 'Trangia' stoves are identical to ones Gelert sold a few years ago. Before using it for the first time, use a drawing pin to make sure all the burner holes are clear, as a 'stovie' I do this...
  7. Thread: Tipi Fans

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    Re: BCT TF Tents, I've never owned one but a mate...

    Re: BCT TF Tents, I've never owned one but a mate has and the tent is extremely well made, build quality I'd say is on a par with the old Blacks Mountain Tent/GC et al
  8. Thread: Tipi Fans

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    Having owned them in the past I picked up the...

    Having owned them in the past I picked up the Major two years ago. I can't camp as often as I did but when I do I'm into orange cotton tents lol The Major or more recently a Force Ten Mk5 are tent...
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    Great blog from my old home town.

    Great blog from my old home town.
  10. Thread: Tipi Fans

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    "GC Standard with extended fly".......yummy, I've...

    "GC Standard with extended fly".......yummy, I've only got the GC Major, cracking tent.

    Robens make high quality tents, I've got a Double Dreamer and is as solid as a rock when pitched tight and...
  11. Thread: We Love Aldi!

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    Remember butane stops working at +5c or less, so...

    Remember butane stops working at +5c or less, so crap in the cooler months. Wilkinsons are half price on the propane/butane canisters, 450g for 2.50 if your local store has any left.
  12. Thread: We Love Aldi!

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    A bit off topic but Wilko have reduced all their...

    A bit off topic but Wilko have reduced all their instore outdoor stock, 500g cans of propane/butane gas down to 2.50, 250g down to 2. All the cool boxes are reduced, I got a dinky 12l one for a...
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    They work really well ...

    They work really well

    http://i230.photobucket.com/albums/ee288/rik_uk5/SENNYBRIDGE%20AUG%2013/DSCF0337Medium_zps9396f1d8.jpg
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    Beautiful work there :)

    Beautiful work there :)
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    Wales is very small compared to Scotland, we just...

    Wales is very small compared to Scotland, we just don't have the space to allow open access as suggested so I can't sign this. We have enough problems with 'wild camping' and green laners.
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    I had a GC Standard and GC Major 45 years ago...

    I had a GC Standard and GC Major 45 years ago SMverysad cracking tents unless the wind changed direction and blew rain through the front door... still lovely tents.

    I wish I still had the tents...
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    Judging by the amount of wood you wasted it looks...

    Judging by the amount of wood you wasted it looks like future campers will be using small fires...what a blooming waste of wood there :rolleyes:
  18. Thread: Escape Pod

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    Before you push the scanner button the the...

    Before you push the scanner button the the printer, load up the scanner software on the PC.

    Nice job on the trailer.
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    I got my first down bag in 1967 and first down...

    I got my first down bag in 1967 and first down jacket in 1971, I love down but...if your in a canoe I'd choose synthetic; yes its bulkier but does not get slowly but surely damp and thus loose...
  20. Thread: food flasks?

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    Whichever you go for, remember to heat the flask...

    Whichever you go for, remember to heat the flask first with near boiling water before adding drinks or food.
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    As said the portions are small so you need to add...

    As said the portions are small so you need to add pasta/rice/smash
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    I've used panel wipe for years with all sorts of...

    I've used panel wipe for years with all sorts of stoves and with no problems but I understand there are two types, full fast naptha based and a light slow evaporation version which does not work well...
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    Sadly my winter camping trips are over...

    Sadly my winter camping trips are over (Marlboro+a case of TB=COPD) but camping in winter was my favourite season. Make sure you kit is up to the job and just enjoy.

    If your in a bigger tent, one...
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    There has been a recent problem with the forum,...

    There has been a recent problem with the forum, if you clear you cache the problem will stop.
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    Same and FFS I wish some sellers would get to...

    Same and FFS I wish some sellers would get to know WTF they were talking about before posting and item for sale.
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