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by Oop North John
Tue Aug 06, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: A photo you took, today
Replies: 8231
Views: 861337

Re: A photo you took, today

On the A837 near to Loch Borralan looking towards Suilven.
by Oop North John
Wed Jul 31, 2019 6:37 am
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Dash cameras etc illegal in certain countrys abroad
Replies: 15
Views: 4773

Re: Dash cameras etc illegal in certain countrys abroad

Asgard wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:55 pm
P.S. Tramp, what about all the CCTV cameras on public roads and streets?, they don't ask to film you
Do they not get away with that by having a barely readable notice somewhere in the vicinity of the camera / on an access road to it?
by Oop North John
Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: eBikes next
Replies: 98
Views: 14084

Re: eBikes next

What you have to remember is lithium batterys have a memory so need discharging then full charge then run down... Continually halfi charges buggers them up... Oooooh not sure that's right :?: The old NiCAD batteries needed a full discharge before you charge them up again. Continually charging them ...
by Oop North John
Tue Jul 23, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: Grand Day Out Grommit
Replies: 5
Views: 2891

Re: Grand Day Out Grommit

Love that road going over to Farr, normally do it heading west, bit more "interesting" heading east when it's wet 😁
by Oop North John
Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: RIDE REPORTS
Topic: A days ride through Central Scotland
Replies: 1
Views: 2583

Re: A days ride through Central Scotland

Nice pictures :)

On the decent days I wonder why I want to go and ride my bike in the Alps etc, shortly after I realise why!
by Oop North John
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: Motion sickness
Replies: 8
Views: 2993

Re: Motion sickness

What worked for me was to make the ride about her enjoyment, not mine, so aimed to more smoothly accelerate / decelerate and no hero blob grinding. Plus stops before she started to feel unwell. And for the first few rides of a season, the straighter the road the better. Also making sure that she cou...
by Oop North John
Fri Jun 28, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Facebook problems...
Replies: 5
Views: 644

Re: Facebook problems...

Seems to be working for me, Facebook on my Android mobile has just been updated.
by Oop North John
Wed Jun 26, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Snatch and grab.. moped gangs on TV
Replies: 11
Views: 1005

Re: Snatch and grab.. moped gangs on TV

Was the moped rider wearing a "Polite" hi viz vest?
by Oop North John
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Scum !!!
Replies: 9
Views: 979

Re: Scum !!!

Many years ago a haulier mate of mine had rubbish dumped in his yard. Not being one to suffer fools gladly, he searched through it, found an address, then one Saturday night loaded it all up into a tipper truck. He then added all the rubbish he could find in the yard, and vey early on Sunday mornin...

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