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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 9:09 pm 
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Baron von Trumpen Bottom wrote:
Well ordered one so will soon find out!


As the rain lashes of the window and gale howls, thoughts turn to not wanting to miss out on any possible january, friday night ride... i was about to ask the experts what was best

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/300573174207? ... 1423.l2649

or

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/300615354465? ... 1423.l2649

(still very interested to hear from anyone that's purchased either of the above)

however also interested to hear how yours work out BvTB? in particular, do the lights move/adjust indpendent of each other?

i want to get some illumination ordered before i head up north on the 27th so it's here for when i get back


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 Post subject: Re: lights
PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 9:33 pm 
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GMC wrote:
that triple light set looks well impressive!!!! :shock:

Post up some pics of it in use when you get it??

I would'nt have enough room on the bars for all that i reckon??? lol :oops:


You need one of these,

http://www.paulcomp.com/stemlightmount.html

I'm going to have a go making one but since I've got a Lefty on my Super V, I'll need some way of securing the bolt in the head-tube/steerer.
Mmm, Image wonder how big star-fangled nuts go?


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 9:50 pm 
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gmac123 wrote:
Baron von Trumpen Bottom wrote:
Well ordered one so will soon find out!


As the rain lashes of the window and gale howls, thoughts turn to not wanting to miss out on any possible january, friday night ride... i was about to ask the experts what was best

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/300573174207? ... 1423.l2649

or

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/300615354465? ... 1423.l2649

(still very interested to hear from anyone that's purchased either of the above)

however also interested to hear how yours work out BvTB? in particular, do the lights move/adjust indpendent of each other?

i want to get some illumination ordered before i head up north on the 27th so it's here for when i get back


Have a read of this thread,
http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewto ... sc&start=0

The same or similar LED lights discussed, bought, dismantled on there.


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 10:19 pm 
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so when is the next installment of friday night riding ?


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 10:29 pm 
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going to the pictures this week with wifey so out this week


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 10:41 pm 
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mikee wrote:
going to the pictures this week with wifey so out this week


Sneak oot and say you're going for popcorn. Back by the end of the film.

Piece of cake.


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 10:49 pm 
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no , gonna see the new sherlock homes one ,looking forward to it

will be a holiday night ride i think


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 10:52 pm 
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Shed what do you have in mind?

No that I'll be goin :oops:

Judging by my recent performance :oops:


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:20 am 
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Cheers for the heads up about the lights on the other thread looks like a wee check will be needed re O rings and swarf. Not sure about the soldering and thermal paste bit though as I cant solder for toffee and not sure were to put the paste :oops:


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Cheers for the heads up about the lights on the other thread looks like a wee check will be needed re O rings and swarf. Not sure about the soldering and thermal paste bit though as I cant solder for toffee and not sure were to put the paste :oops:


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