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  1. Looking for that special someone.

    Dominator / FMX
    I need help finding that special someone :D:D:D I am not looking for a date but someone who can re-cover my seat that is going on my flat tracker. I have made a base from an aluminium road sign and used some foam from another bike seat and a sleeping bag foam underlay and got the profile I want...
  2. Tick, tock................................

    Chatter
    .............................or maybe not. :rolleyes: Going down to Gloucestershire on Saturday to look at a bike. If it meets with my approval it will go in the van and come home with me, if not, at least I will have had something to do...........a nice 600 mile round trip and a night sleeping...
  3. Dutch army arctic sleeping bags?

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    Anyone ever used one or knows someone which has?I know they are big in pack size but that is not a worry as i am going solo. Just wondered if anyone has used them in earnest as in proper cold? Cheers Pete
  4. Gelert Sleeping Pod sleeping bag

    Travel
    Anyone tried one of these sleeping bags? They really do look interesting, as I cannot abide Mummy bags, yet the Envelope do sacrifice performance for roominess, as I found out last night in Wiltshire!! Brrrrr :(
  5. Sleeping bag

    Chatter
    Has anyone used a Mountain Equipment Starlight IV 4season sleeping bag as I'm thinking of getting one for Galloway, seems like a good price for a 4 season. Or any better suggestions. Thanks Mike :thumbup:
  6. What camping chair?

    Chatter
    I have not been camping for 20 odd years, but now fancy a bit of touring and camping. Bought the tent, sleeping bag and mat, cooker, head torch etc. Now need a chair that is comfortable but small and light enough to carry on the bike.....any suggestions on a make/model to go for? Thanks
  7. Rab Neutrino 400 down sleeping bag

    Discounts / Deals
    Just got this email from Webtogs, if anyone is interested. Offering the Rab Neutrino 400 down sleeping bag for £171 apparently that's a saving of £114, here's the link Rab Neutrino 400 Down Sleeping Bag
  8. Sleeping Bag

    Chatter
    After freezing in my tent on Saturday Ive decided its time to invest in a new sleeping bag. Heres what I want.... Pack size as small as possible Pack weight as light as possible Min 3 season, comfort rating from below zero Max price £100. So what do peeps recommend? Weight and size are really...
  9. UK deals! Sleeping bags and tents

    Travel
    As posted on the HUBB: Now I like my tents and I own two of them (a pitiful number compared to some, I know). However, I've never been tempted to buy more than one at a time. That said, if any of you are suddenly gripped by the urge to buy two tents at once, this offer might be of interest...
  10. Sleeping bag / Liner

    Chatter
    I don't do much camping these days, As I have a nice warm caravan :sunny: But I do 1 or 2 short trips on the bike and the last twice i've been a tad cold at night. :( My sleeping bag is only a cheapish mummy type bag which is ok if the weather is good But I was thinking maybe a sleeping bag...
  11. Synthetic Sleeping Bags: Nanok and Mountain Equipment. Experiences?

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    I've been toying with the idea of replacing our Mountain Equipment Firewalker II sleeping bags. Earlier discussion suggested getting a down bag, but having thought about it, weighed up the pros and cons, I think we still plan to stick to synthetic. yes they are heavier, bulkier and a little...
  12. Down sleeping bags- are they worth it?

    Chatter
    hi all, After freezing my but off on one to many occasions even with a drop of the Irish anti freeze:thumbup: i`ve comew to the conclusion I need a warner bag. Do I get a cheap army down bag? or a high cost named brand? Or is it worth trying using a bivi bag as a outer over the old...
  13. info needed on sleeping bags please

    Travel
    Hi can anyone suggest a decent inexpensive 2/3 season sleeping bag. Chris (my good lady) doesn't like the "mummy" type and the normal "envelope" ones I've seen seem to bulky when packed down. We have top box, only big enough to take 1 helmet, (thinking about putting a rack on top of it though)...
  14. Tesco sleeping bags??

    Travel
    I see that Tesco have some competitively priced down Mummy sleeping bags at present, anyone tried one and if so, are they any good? I am gobsmacked at the small pack size they fit into :)
  15. Army Surplus Sleeping Bags?

    Travel
    I've been getting withdrawl symptoms since my trip to Scotland last year, and I'm itching to get away camping somewhere on the bike this month or Feb. for a few days. My budget will be very limited with Christmas, Tax bills due (plus need to start saving for a trip to europe in spring), so...
  16. Sleeping bags

    Travel
    Can anyone recommend a decent sleeping bag (mainly for summer use). I tend to fidget like a bas***d during the night and hate the feeling of being cocooned. Also looking for a suitable bag for my wee one who is 4. Her and I are planning a camping trip in the next fortnight for a week so would...
  17. large sleeping bag

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    can anyone tell me where i can get a large sleeping bag? i ended up undoing mine and using it like a duvet. that was ok cause the weather was warm but if i am camping in december thats no good:)
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