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Forum: Walking in the UK December 18th 17, 06:16 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 5
Views: 670
Posted By PeterC
Woollen trousers

On Mon, 18 Dec 2017 13:39:37 -0000 (UTC), Nick Maclaren wrote:

I want some woollen trousers, not actually for walking, but for
something similar. The trouble is that (for practical reasons)
I...
Forum: Walking in the UK November 20th 15, 10:52 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 23
Views: 6,733
Posted By PeterC
Rough formula for walk 'difficulty'

On Fri, 20 Nov 2015 16:35:04 +0000, Roger Chapman wrote:

Back in the dim and distant past I posted about an article in the March
1965 edition of 'The Climber' by Gordon Waddell about an...
Forum: Walking in the UK October 18th 15, 10:55 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 23
Views: 6,733
Posted By PeterC
Rough formula for walk 'difficulty'

On Sat, 17 Oct 2015 19:05:37 +0100, Phil Cook wrote:

On 17/10/2015 17:36, wrote:
Presumably the Naismith rule and all the variations we've been
discussing exclude all...
Forum: Walking in the UK June 14th 14, 08:28 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 14
Views: 1,424
Posted By PeterC
Paramo Analogy

On Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:36:03 +0100 (BST), Nick Maclaren wrote:

I find that
map pockets seem to attract rain, though I am not exactly sure
how.

The maps do it - the most vulnerable and...
Forum: Walking in the UK June 14th 14, 08:25 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 14
Views: 1,424
Posted By PeterC
Paramo Analogy

On Fri, 13 Jun 2014 09:24:18 +0100, Peter Clinch wrote:

and that a tumble rather than a line dry will help give a bit of
zing to the DWR

To me, that's a disadvantage as I don't have a tumble...
Forum: Walking in the UK June 14th 14, 08:19 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 14
Views: 1,424
Posted By PeterC
Paramo Analogy

On Fri, 13 Jun 2014 09:06:27 +0100, Peter Clinch wrote:

On 12/06/2014 22:49, Nick Maclaren wrote:

Impermeables keep all rain out, indefinitely.

Up to a point, Lord Copper. The /fabric/...
Forum: Walking in the UK April 24th 14, 08:44 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 8
Views: 1,084
Posted By PeterC
low priced boots recommended in Independent article

On Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:24:16 +0100, Peter Clinch wrote:

On 22/04/2014 15:45, Gordon H wrote:
On 20/04/2014 16:28, Nick Maclaren wrote:


My experience is that, the more expensive the...
Forum: Walking in the UK April 3rd 14, 03:23 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By PeterC
Cotswold Outdoor opening in Skipton today (3 April)

On Thu, 03 Apr 2014 10:55:46 +0100, Allan wrote:

Well, I suppose that'll make Ultimate Outdoors not very happy, but
there's probably been a gap since David Goldie shut.

Means there'll be...
Forum: Walking in the UK November 26th 13, 06:52 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By PeterC
Wainwrights Guides (Books): Boxed sets

On Tue, 26 Nov 2013 14:02:44 +0000, Allan wrote:

I want to give the boxed set to someone for Christmas who's just
embarked on the Wainwrights. I'm just a little confused as to how many
...
Forum: Walking in the UK October 10th 13, 06:42 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 0
Views: 349
Posted By PeterC
A tale of two pairs

Like others in this group, I have some difficulty in finding suitable
footware. When GoOutdoors opened in Milton Keynes this year I quickly went
there in hope.
The only pair of shoes that seemed OK...
Forum: Walking in the UK August 1st 13, 04:50 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 27
Views: 998
Posted By PeterC
TR Bleaklow from Langsett

On Thu, 01 Aug 2013 16:59:43 +0800, PAUL {HAMILTON ROONEY} wrote:

They point NW according to a compass, yes, but the building is less than
55 degrees N of the equator.

A...
Forum: Walking in the UK July 31st 13, 04:15 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 27
Views: 998
Posted By PeterC
TR Bleaklow from Langsett

On Wed, 31 Jul 2013 20:17:26 +0800, PAUL {HAMILTON ROONEY} wrote:

On 31-Jul-13 6:59 PM, David Biggins wrote:
On Tuesday, July 30, 2013 6:19:21 AM UTC+1, PAUL {HAMILTON ROONEY} wrote:
On...
Forum: Walking in the UK July 28th 13, 10:44 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 27
Views: 998
Posted By PeterC
TR Bleaklow from Langsett

On Sun, 28 Jul 2013 18:50:39 +0800, PAUL {HAMILTON ROONEY} wrote:

On 28-Jul-13 6:41 PM, PeterC wrote:
On Sun, 28 Jul 2013 15:28:16 +0800, PAUL {HAMILTON ROONEY} wrote:

On 25-Jun-13 12:18...
Forum: Walking in the UK July 28th 13, 12:41 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 27
Views: 998
Posted By PeterC
TR Bleaklow from Langsett

On Sun, 28 Jul 2013 15:28:16 +0800, PAUL {HAMILTON ROONEY} wrote:

On 25-Jun-13 12:18 AM, The Welsh Windbag wrote:
"Roger Chapman" wrote in message
...
Forum: Walking in the UK March 18th 13, 05:13 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 4
Views: 1,439
Posted By PeterC
Recommend REALLY wide boots?

On Sun, 17 Mar 2013 22:07:43 +0000 (GMT), wrote:

In article ,
PeterC wrote:
On Sun, 17 Mar 2013...
Forum: Walking in the UK March 17th 13, 10:17 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 4
Views: 1,439
Posted By PeterC
Recommend REALLY wide boots?

On Sun, 17 Mar 2013 17:59:58 +0000, Terry Pinnell wrote:

Peter Clinch wrote:

On 15/03/2013 14:48, Terry Pinnell wrote:

I'm definitely a 7 foot but very wide...
Forum: Walking in the UK February 8th 13, 08:31 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By PeterC
Emergency use of mobile phones

On Thu, 7 Feb 2013 22:12:32 -0000, Bill Grey wrote:

Hi all,

If ever you need to call the emergency services then the following will be
worth a watch :-

I dare say most of you know of...
Forum: Walking in the UK January 25th 13, 09:54 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking,uk.rec.gardening,uk.d-i-y
Replies: 103
Views: 1,759
Posted By PeterC
waterproofing leather boots

On Thu, 24 Jan 2013 19:40:59 +0000 (GMT), wrote:

In article ,
PeterC wrote:

My suspicion is...
Forum: Walking in the UK January 24th 13, 07:25 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking,uk.rec.gardening,uk.d-i-y
Replies: 103
Views: 1,759
Posted By PeterC
waterproofing leather boots

On Thu, 24 Jan 2013 18:26:58 +0100, Thomas Prufer wrote:

On Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:15:25 +0000 (GMT), wrote:

My suspicion is that the conditions under which the head of...
Forum: Walking in the UK January 24th 13, 08:59 AM Posted to uk.rec.walking,uk.rec.gardening,uk.d-i-y
Replies: 103
Views: 1,759
Posted By PeterC
waterproofing leather boots

On Thu, 24 Jan 2013 08:16:33 +0100, Thomas Prufer wrote:

On Wed, 23 Jan 2013 09:59:59 +0000 (GMT), wrote:

Also, rubbing causes transient overpressure
which can cause...
Forum: Walking in the UK January 23rd 13, 03:29 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking,uk.rec.gardening,uk.d-i-y
Replies: 103
Views: 1,759
Posted By PeterC
waterproofing leather boots

On Wed, 23 Jan 2013 14:19:52 +0000, Gordonbp wrote:

On 23/01/13 13:45, RJH wrote:

I would add, and how to put this delicately, it does depend upon how
sweaty you are.

Goretex boots...
Forum: Walking in the UK January 21st 13, 10:08 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking,uk.rec.gardening,uk.d-i-y
Replies: 103
Views: 1,759
Posted By PeterC
waterproofing leather boots

On Mon, 21 Jan 2013 16:27:28 -0000, Ophelia wrote:

"Alan Dicey" wrote in message
...
On 21/01/2013...
Forum: Walking in the UK January 21st 13, 10:06 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking,uk.rec.gardening,uk.d-i-y
Replies: 103
Views: 1,759
Posted By PeterC
waterproofing leather boots

On Mon, 21 Jan 2013 14:53:10 +0000, Gordonbp wrote:

On 21/01/13 14:07, PeterC wrote:

Anybody know what HiTech's IonMask is like for performance and durability

Rubbish.

Ta.
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Forum: Walking in the UK January 21st 13, 03:07 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking,uk.rec.gardening,uk.d-i-y
Replies: 103
Views: 1,759
Posted By PeterC
waterproofing leather boots

On Mon, 21 Jan 2013 13:31:46 +0000, Alan Dicey wrote:

On 20/01/2013 11:27, Janet wrote:
In article ,
says...

Want to really...
Forum: Walking in the UK January 7th 13, 04:48 PM Posted to uk.rec.walking
Replies: 12
Views: 1,082
Posted By PeterC
Rucksack Recommendations

On Mon, 07 Jan 2013 13:35:34 +0000, Peter Clinch wrote:

On 07/01/2013 10:28, Syd Rumpo wrote:
On 06/01/2013 21:43, robert wrote:
On 04/01/2013 21:47, wrote:
...
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