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Forum: Riding Gear 21-02-16, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,751
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Sat Nav

I've had Garmin and Tom Tom, prefer the Garmin to use and for its' robustness however Tom Tom customer services always seemed to be better.

Zumo 550 many years old and now on a third bike.
Forum: Photos 23-12-15, 09:27 PM
Replies: 6,605
Views: 236,207
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Vintage film cameras

I think it's time to buy some 120 and dig my Mamiya TLR out for some fun.
Forum: Idle Banter 13-04-15, 08:44 PM
Replies: 1,338
Views: 259,513
Posted By Essex of Essex
florida woman stops alligator attack

Florida woman stops alligator attack with a small Beretta pistol.

This is a story of self-control and marksmanship by a brave, cool-headed woman with a small pistol against a fierce predator. What...
Forum: Idle Banter 20-03-15, 12:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,062
Posted By Essex of Essex
Forum: Idle Banter 06-01-15, 07:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,250
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Iceland, who's been?

I spent a few weeks one winter, very cold and very expensive, lovely people and I'd love to go back and spend some time away from the airport.
Forum: Idle Banter 09-12-14, 10:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,390
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Would you wear a flip front helmet?

I've worn them for years, as a wearer of glasses they make life much easier and the sun visor is very useful.
Forum: Idle Banter 14-11-14, 11:30 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,872
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Boobs - discussion

She is the shape she is, and needs no digital manipulation.
Forum: The Good The Bad and The Ugly Pub and Cafe guide 25-10-14, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 926
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Touchdown Cafe -Wellesborne Airfield - Stratford Upon Avon

The bread pudding is amazing, I moved away years ago but still pop in when visiting dad.
Forum: Idle Banter 13-10-14, 07:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,817
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: any Audi A3 owners on here?

I had a 5 door and now run a cabriolet, both with the 2.0 diesel, they drive well and give excellent fuel consumption I like them a great deal.
Forum: Idle Banter 08-10-14, 05:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,101
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Look at my Meat!

I tried this, went with the third can of tomatoes and a second can of the canellini beans, and it worked very well; I did leave the lid off for the last 15 minutes to ensure it wasn't to wet.
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Forum: Idle Banter 03-09-14, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Autocom Genius

In the past Autocom would help on the phone, I haven't spoken to them in years but I would call them and ask the question.
Forum: Idle Banter 18-06-14, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Stratford upon avon -Any nice cheap places to eat and get a drink

Try the airport cafe at Wellesbourne Mountford, just a few minutes away from Stratford.
Forum: Idle Banter 03-03-14, 11:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,972
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Training "can be dangerous"

We train people to a basic set of mechanical skills and provide them with a framework to develop the more advanced skills; many will go back and take further training to expedite the gathering of...
Forum: Idle Banter 25-11-13, 06:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Audi A3, who's had one?

I'm on my second, the first was a fastback 2.0 diesel comfortable, economic and never gave me a moments trouble, currently a rag top also with the 2.0 turbo diesel lovely cars.
Forum: Idle Banter 30-10-13, 09:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,219
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Import Duty Question

Customs tariffs vary massively depending on what you are importing, so that could account for the lower bill on the greater value consignment but not the late billing.
Forum: SV Ecosse 05-10-13, 07:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 587
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Calum's Road

I road it two summers ago, it was rough in patches but no problem on a road bike, I thought it was an amazing effort.
Forum: Idle Banter 11-09-13, 06:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,749
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Fear of flying

The airline I fly for operate Fear of Flying trips for Virgin, I've never operated one but I'm told that all the work they do with you prior to flying is very effective.

I've been flying for 32...
Forum: The Essex Lounge 28-08-13, 08:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Leather Adjustments(Shortening) Mid Essex

I've had stuff done by Hideout, and can recommend them; they are also trusted by racers:D
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 21-06-13, 11:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 833
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Ultimate Ear

Whenever I've dealt with them they have been prompt and professional.
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 15-06-13, 07:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,129
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Triumph Sprint ST 1050 opinions please.

The St 1050 is a good machine, reliable and fun as DT said 200+ miles to a tank and 500+ miles in a day without fuss.

It can be hustled round the lanes or used to eat up the motorway, I have...
Forum: The Madlanders 08-06-13, 11:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 703
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Wellesbourne Wings and Wheels 16th June 2013

I used to work there as a flying instructor, I might wander along for old times sake.
Forum: Idle Banter 30-05-13, 06:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,376
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Insurance companies

I refused to let the insurance company place my Audi with anyone other than an Audi dealership, it went where I said and they paid up, so stand your ground.
Forum: Idle Banter 28-03-13, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1,338
Views: 259,513
Posted By Essex of Essex
Lies

God, it makes me laugh to think about all the lies my parents told me when I was a kid. Like how Santa Claus left presents for me under the tree for being a good boy all year, and how the Easter...
Forum: Idle Banter 26-03-13, 12:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Skydiving

I've dropped skydivers in the past, and nothing would persuaded me to join them, why jump out of a serviceable aircraft if the wheels are not on the floor:confused::confused:

It is my...
Forum: Photos 28-02-13, 07:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By Essex of Essex
Re: Filters, anyone use square ones?

When i was playing with cameras regularly I used the Cokin set up and found them to be good bits of kit:thumbsup:
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