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by lofty276
Mon Nov 09, 2015 7:13 am
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Lost AT Super Duty Cranks on the Erme today
Replies: 1
Views: 724

Re: Lost AT Super Duty Cranks on the Erme today

We found these on our second run the day after.
So happy ending here.
Thanks
by lofty276
Sat Nov 07, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Lost AT Super Duty Cranks on the Erme today
Replies: 1
Views: 724

Lost AT Super Duty Cranks on the Erme today

Had a bit of an incident with a tree on the Erme today, lost my Adventure technology cranked super duties 197 unmarked practically new. Reward for anyone who is able to reunite me with them.
by lofty276
Mon Jun 08, 2015 11:07 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Bliss Stick Smoothy Playboat For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 649

Re: Bliss Stick Smoothy Playboat For Sale

Sorry, now sold
Thanks
Rob
by lofty276
Thu May 14, 2015 10:26 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: WANTED :medium molan or g force 6.3
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Re: WANTED :medium molan or g force 6.3

Hi i know this isn't one you are looking for, but might be a good option for someone taller like yourself, I'm selling my Bliss Stick Smoothy looking for £350 Based in Chelmsford Essex, Willing to meet or post [we use a good palletline company at work] Pics here, PM if you want more specific ones ht...
by lofty276
Wed May 13, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Bliss Stick Smoothy Playboat For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 649

Re: Bliss Stick Smoothy Playboat For Sale

Hi Callum, The boat is 6'1' they only come in one size, they brought it out as an in fill between the Rad 180 and Rad 185 It's got a 52gal capacity For reference I'm 5'11 and size 9 and I have the seat slap bang in the middle of the boat and it's really well balanced. And I have a foam foot block in...
by lofty276
Wed May 06, 2015 4:37 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Cheap Playboat wanted. L molan or similar
Replies: 6
Views: 695

Re: Cheap Playboat wanted. L molan or similar

Hi There,

i'm Selling a Bliss Stick Smoothy for £350:
Pics below, PM if you interested, Based in Essex
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/bnaq5ln6879w ... Uytla?dl=0

Cheers,
Rob
by lofty276
Wed May 06, 2015 4:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Bliss Stick Smoothy Playboat For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 649

Bliss Stick Smoothy Playboat For Sale

Bliss Stick Smoothy for Sale Looking for £350 Based in Chelmsford Essex, Willing to meet at somewhere like Lee Valley. I can organise delivery at buyers expanse I use a very good palletline service at work which ship large items Pics here, PM if you want more specific ones https://www.dropbox.com/sh...
by lofty276
Wed Jun 04, 2014 1:12 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Kayak Insurance?
Replies: 6
Views: 1157

Re: Kayak Insurance?

I Claimed for a pair of H20 paddles I lost after a swim in the French Alps. I just told them very basic details about where it happened and they gave market value for them after I sent them proof of purchase (copy of card statement) Towergate, were really easy to deal with and got the money within a...
by lofty276
Sun Jan 05, 2014 3:26 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Dobbs Weir
Replies: 4
Views: 1187

Re: Dobbs Weir

I went Yesterday (4/1/14), it was completely washed out. all the gates were open. I've never been before so i was good to find out where it is. here's some pictures: https://www.dropbox.com/s/k1mfqpg97kiyobt/2014-01-04%2015.46.35.jpg https://www.dropbox.com/s/a5910sl47zwgo6h/2014-01-04%2015.46.19.jp...
by lofty276
Sat Jan 04, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Dobbs Weir
Replies: 4
Views: 1187

Re: Dobbs Weir

Has anyone been to Dobbs weir recently? with all this water around I wondered if itwas worth a scout.
Does anyone know if any of the repair works went ahead in the end?

Cheers,
Rob
by lofty276
Mon Sep 10, 2012 4:45 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Top Gear v Kayak
Replies: 5
Views: 1265

Re: Top Gear v Kayak

Top Gear USA : Erik 'the honey badger' Boomer vs Backwood Stig on youtube:

Click here

it's not the whole thing, but all i could find :s
by lofty276
Mon Aug 06, 2012 4:03 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Looking for a Palm Drysuit.
Replies: 3
Views: 278

Re: Looking for a Palm Drysuit.

Think someone emailed me about my drysuit, but didn't included a user name or return email address.
and as it was sent through the forum so I can't reply so if it was you, either email me direct, or PM me.

Thanks,
Rob
by lofty276
Fri Jul 13, 2012 9:14 am
Forum: Wales - South
Topic: Afon Mellte
Replies: 7
Views: 3450

Re: Mellte Tree

I Take it this tree has been cleared now?
by lofty276
Tue Jul 03, 2012 1:13 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Looking for a Palm Drysuit.
Replies: 3
Views: 278

Re: Looking for a Palm Drysuit.

I Have a Medium I could do with selling. 1 year old, still perfectly dry, I've always wore neoprene socks over the dry suit socks, there is a tare in the ankle cuff but this doesnt cause a leak as it's only the cuff not the sock it's self. if you email me i can provide pictures and we can talk about...
by lofty276
Wed Jun 13, 2012 4:13 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: boating capicity
Replies: 6
Views: 656

Re: boating capicity

I Have an 02 focus estate. I can fit a 8.5 nomad diagonally in the back with all the bench seats folded down and the front seat creeped forwards slightly, that leaves enough space to gear bag and paddle down the side.if you put the boat on it's side you can fit a person in behind the driver as this ...
by lofty276
Sun Jan 29, 2012 8:51 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Planning A Trip Abroad
Replies: 8
Views: 708

Re: Planning A Trip Abroad

Hey Ieuan,
Emirates give you a 30kg limit as standard and will allow kayaks as sporting equipment as long as you tell them about it before you turn up at the airport. plus they aren't that much more expensive than other carriers that go out to NZ.

Rob
by lofty276
Mon Nov 28, 2011 2:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Riding Giants
Replies: 11
Views: 1282

Re: Riding Giants

Here's a link for those that couldn't watch last night

Storyville, Riding Giants
by lofty276
Sun Nov 27, 2011 1:25 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Euro Trip Video
Replies: 6
Views: 706

Re: Euro Trip Video

Nice Vid, loved it, music was hilarious. You going to gene17's APWE, they are taking vid submissions to show at the evening party, you should submit this! just psot it on the APWE facebook event Just out of interest did you guys do Italy and Norway in one trip? thats some serious milage, good work! ...
by lofty276
Mon Nov 21, 2011 12:08 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Palm Surge Video
Replies: 5
Views: 954

Re: Palm Surge Video

Love the video,

Will they be making a short sleeve version as well?

Rob
by lofty276
Thu Nov 17, 2011 1:10 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: blisstick mystic and paddles for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 428

Re: blisstick mystic and paddles for sale

for some reason my pm's just go to the outbox they arn't sending?

can you email a pic of the hole please?

rob.menown@gmail.com

also where are you based?
thanks
Rob
by lofty276
Wed Nov 16, 2011 6:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: blisstick mystic and paddles for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 428

Re: blisstick mystic and paddles for sale

is the mystic still for sale? you have email :)
by lofty276
Wed Nov 16, 2011 1:47 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Free money?
Replies: 195
Views: 25394

Re: Free money?

Firstly I'd like to add my thanks to Mark, I use the site all the time! Secondly I'd like to say I'm starting to realise just what a massive job it must be to run this site! on the back of the interest shown in the Stoodent section topic on this forum, Lynne and Myself have been working hard to try ...
by lofty276
Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: GoPro Lense
Replies: 11
Views: 819

Re: GoPro Lense

If you look closely You'll notice that not all their footage is all drip free, but yes generally it starts off drip free, this is probably because they are trying to catch perfect shots and take time over filming there kayaking, where as amateur* footage suffers from people paddling and hoping that ...
by lofty276
Mon Oct 24, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Lp elite kayaking south wales videos mellte
Replies: 25
Views: 1911

Re: Lp elite kayaking south wales videos mellte

Subscribed, hope you have plenty of vid's to come, You can pay for vimeo plus a month at a time, i did this and re uploaded some of my vid's so that they are now available to watch on mobiles, to be honest I did this mainly so I could show people my skills (or lack of) in the pub haha. Rob vimeo.com...
by lofty276
Tue Oct 18, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Stoodent section?
Replies: 58
Views: 3619

Re: Stoodent section?

I think if the National Student Paddle Forum ,that was set up a little while ago, got more exposure it would become the perfect place for student discussion. You can check here for general kayak banter and the NSPF site for student related kayak banter, It works for the Thames Valley area, they have...
by lofty276
Sat Oct 15, 2011 12:35 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FOR SALE DAGGER NOMAD 8.1
Replies: 9
Views: 693

Re: FOR SALE DAGGER NOMAD 8.1

still for sale?
by lofty276
Mon Sep 12, 2011 1:32 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Llugwy video, Team Bliss Stick
Replies: 2
Views: 1017

Re: Llugwy video, Team Bliss Stick

Thanks :)
by lofty276
Fri Sep 09, 2011 12:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Kit donations for new start up club?
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Re: Kit donations for new start up club?

Thanks for the handy hints Scottdog, I'l check out freecycle, I've used it in the past too, never thought about it's kayaking potentional!! And yeah I've always kept old my old gear, like you say could come in handy should the unforeseen happen, and is good for when your mates want to get involved, ...
by lofty276
Thu Sep 08, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Kit donations for new start up club?
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Re: Kit donations for new start up club?

Hi Scottdog, We are based in Chelmsford, Essex. I'm aware there are plenty of clubs around, we all live in Chelmsford we meet at our local pool once a week and that’s how we all know each other. Chelmsford Canoe Club, doesn't cater for our white water interest and have been giving me the cold should...