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by Green.media
Tue May 15, 2012 1:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: 1 Man Mountain Hard Wear Sprite Tent
Replies: 6
Views: 517

Re: 1 Man Mountain Hard Wear Sprite Tent

could i get some photo's to please Largeguylgreeny (at) gmail (dot) com if they won't upload on here easily
were abouts are you based?
cheers
Rich
by Green.media
Fri May 11, 2012 11:54 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: 1 Man Mountain Hard Wear Sprite Tent
Replies: 6
Views: 517

Re: 1 Man Mountain Hard Wear Sprite Tent

might sound stupid but ive had issues in the past, would a 6 ft 2 bloke fit in this? i need to replace my currant expedition tent and this may be a good shout
Cheers
Rich
by Green.media
Fri May 11, 2012 11:51 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Best place to buy GoPro
Replies: 9
Views: 839

Re: Best place to buy GoPro

In the uk Dog cam sport are the supplier, they do all kinds of systems as well as go pro, the only flaw with buying them in the states as i found out when mine flooded is they are not covered by warranty... now facing having to replace the unit.
by Green.media
Fri May 11, 2012 9:45 pm
Forum: England - Southwest
Topic: River Walkham - Bedford bridge to Tavy Confluence
Replies: 118
Views: 25493

Re: walkham slot blocked 4/1/2012

good stuff, lets just hope it isn't stuck somewhere else :)
by Green.media
Wed May 09, 2012 11:05 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted paddle for intermediate paddler
Replies: 6
Views: 211

Re: Wanted paddle for intermediate paddler

if you keep your eyes open on here glass werners crop up once in a while cheep (sub 50 quid) depends how urgently you need the paddles ebay and thames valley freestylers might also give you luck
by Green.media
Wed May 09, 2012 9:05 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Leaky Cag Deck
Replies: 11
Views: 776

Re: Leaky Cag Deck

my advice would be to get 2 empty cans of coke, put them in the wrists and tape them in, put a large icecream tub in the neck and tap it in, put the kag deck on a boat, put a bike pump in the drain bung and pump it up with the gag slightly damp/ with washing up liquid on it and see were it bubbles t...
by Green.media
Wed May 09, 2012 8:57 am
Forum: England - Southwest
Topic: River Walkham - Bedford bridge to Tavy Confluence
Replies: 118
Views: 25493

Re: walkham slot blocked 4/1/2012

any chance of some photo's please?
might be a little technical to remove it out of season with land owners but will see what happens
by Green.media
Wed May 09, 2012 8:55 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: When does a river run become a steep creek?
Replies: 25
Views: 1585

Re: When does a river run become a steep creek?

i don't class my self to be any kind of expert in this before i get slated! my thinking on it was a Creek was a lower volume steeper river normally right up in the mountain we would walk into, only runnable after a good rainfall EG Alkarain, the upper tributary to the arkaig mainly rock slab with dr...
by Green.media
Thu May 03, 2012 8:46 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Dagger The Green Boat For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 2113

Re: Dagger The Green Boat For Sale

Hi very intrested, will ring the number when im on lunch break
by Green.media
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: Sea Kayaking
Topic: Flasks^
Replies: 49
Views: 9420

Re: Flasks^

i use a berghaus flask for work (landscape gardener) and it will keep water hot for 48hours minimum to the point you have to wait a minet after pouring a cup of tea to drink it. there expensive but managed to get it reduced to 8 quid in blacks from 25 at christmas!
Cheers
Rich
by Green.media
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:31 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Camera Housing
Replies: 2
Views: 215

Re: Camera Housing

How much is top dollar? What camera do you want to house? I use Subal housings for scuba diving but these are very large and about 3K! if not inon make some tasty housings as well but these are still tuned for the scuba diving market. Maybe email the manufacturer and ask what they recommend. If you ...
by Green.media
Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:48 pm
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: Canoe jousting
Replies: 6
Views: 2531

Re: Canoe jousting

will have to give this a try at the pool in the summer :D
by Green.media
Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:40 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Whitewater Paddle
Replies: 6
Views: 633

Re: Whitewater Paddle

id look for a second hand set of werners, carbon or glass shaft, ive scene to many robsons snap on the shaft and to many lendals break blades a second hand player on here will defiantly be sub £100
by Green.media
Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:30 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Loads of Kit for Sale!
Replies: 14
Views: 1291

Re: Loads of Kit for Sale!

can i get some details on on the rocker and the player? Largeuglygreeny@googlemail.com or if you can put them up here
Cheers
Rich
by Green.media
Wed Apr 25, 2012 2:01 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Inazone Out fitting
Replies: 11
Views: 936

Re: Inazone Out fitting

I may have the some of the bits needed to mount thy grips in a M3 i will have a look in my bits of boat box, not sure how they would fit though due to the difference in shape. may be worth putting an add up in the for sales and wanted section, you may have more luck
by Green.media
Sun Apr 15, 2012 12:03 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Lost Go Pro River Arkaig 10/4/12
Replies: 1
Views: 330

Re: Lost Go Pro River Arkaig 10/4/12

they sink very quickly, if your still up there go for a wade and see if you can find it!
if you find a des mes neoprene deck at the same time then please shout
i feel the pain for the go pro mine flooded at lee valley 2 weeks ago so i didn't have it for this scotland trip :'(
by Green.media
Mon Apr 09, 2012 9:34 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Leaky Cag Deck
Replies: 11
Views: 776

Re: Leaky Cag Deck

my recommendation for glueing to neoprene and fabric is seam grip (avalible from millets, blacks and i believe field and trek) , aqua sure (available online and in scuba diving/surf shops generally is a little to stiff ive found, if its just a neoprene to neoprene bond then id look into aqua sure fo...
by Green.media
Sun Apr 08, 2012 7:21 pm
Forum: Lost and Found
Topic: Found- throw bag on the lochy (the grd 2 not the grd 5)
Replies: 0
Views: 234

Found- throw bag on the lochy (the grd 2 not the grd 5)

Hi all found a throw bag on the lochy yesterday that doesn't match any of the bits on here, not the weasel lost on the spean gorge sorry, the bag has scene better days as with the rope so it may get converted to a washing line / painters on my open boat Cheers Rich ps im still around in ft william f...
by Green.media
Thu Mar 29, 2012 8:22 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Palm Torrent DrySuit Large
Replies: 6
Views: 410

Re: FS Palm Torrent DrySuit Large

thought i will post, ive now bought this suit sorry to disapoint anyone.
by Green.media
Sat Mar 24, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS Palm Torrent DrySuit Large
Replies: 6
Views: 410

Re: FS Palm Torrent DrySuit Large

i might be forced to buy another suit off you, will have a chat to you tomorrow eve at the pool
by Green.media
Mon Mar 19, 2012 12:00 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: Wanted- ladies drysuit
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Wanted- ladies drysuit

Hi all. Im after a drysuit for my girlfriend as were going up to scotland and i think it may be a little on the cruel side to throw her into some of Scotland's classics in just a kag, ideally after a palm element (old style) but anything that will fit a 5ft 11 slim women. Im more than capable to swa...
by Green.media
Sun Mar 18, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: England - Southeast
Topic: River Itchen - Woodmill Weir
Replies: 22
Views: 13137

Re: RIVER ITCHEN (Woodmill Weir)

Has anyone got any more up to date info on the weir? I've been debating it for a month or so now due to rubbish Hurley levels.
Cheers.
Rich.
by Green.media
Fri Mar 09, 2012 11:07 am
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: Home made Carbon outfitting for fluid solo?
Replies: 5
Views: 2011

Re: Home made Carbon outfitting for fluid solo?

i added it up and carbon is a simlar cost to buying a big enough block of foam to do the boat with plus this is my old creek boat that was cracked under the seat and now has a crack just behind the seat, so the more sturtural rigidity i can give the boat without stressing the hull the better, just g...
by Green.media
Tue Mar 06, 2012 11:59 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring
Topic: Slovenia
Replies: 19
Views: 1059

Re: Slovenia

a group of 6 of use went out this summer late in the season, we weren't overly impressed with the soca, the grade 4 sections felt like grade 2/3- its all perfectly do able and scout able you just have to think about how you inspect for some sections, don't get me wrong it was a great fun trip and th...
by Green.media
Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:28 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Re: FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange

SOLD pending delivery
by Green.media
Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:19 pm
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: Home made Carbon outfitting for fluid solo?
Replies: 5
Views: 2011

Home made Carbon outfitting for fluid solo?

Hi all Decided today that i would finally convert my fluid solo L to C1 and im debating making a custom carbon fiber saddle that mounts to the currant seat mount's/brackets. Has anyone tried this in the past and is there any advice? Im looking to make the saddle so it is adjustable as im finding it ...
by Green.media
Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Canoeing
Topic: Hardest river run in trad boat?
Replies: 37
Views: 6540

Re: Hardest river run in trad boat?

There is a video some were of someone running right angle on the Etive in a fairly trad boat id guess 13-15 ft ish not sure if it was saddled though... Things are more than do able providing there arn't super tight corners or tight slots to get through, as lets face it there about as easy to turn as...
by Green.media
Sun Mar 04, 2012 11:56 pm
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Re: FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange

interested to see were you think you can get a 2010 allstar for that price maybe a 2007 any chance of some links?
Cheers
Rich
by Green.media
Wed Feb 29, 2012 10:56 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Re: FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange

forgot to mention comes with happy feet and could be provided with sweet cheeks though the seat is already high in it due to the seat swap.
by Green.media
Wed Feb 29, 2012 10:55 am
Forum: Whitewater and Touring Kayaks For Sale
Topic: FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange
Replies: 5
Views: 311

FS-Jackson Allstar 2010 Orange

Last ditch attempt if this hasn't moved in the next week then its on ebay the boat is one of or possibly the last cross linked allstar to have been shipped into the country by square rock the boat has been used but not abused has spent most of its life at lee valley and the trywern with occasional r...