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Postby D6 » 07 Dec 2017, 14:21

Hours and Hours of heavy snow....

Might take my laptop home tonight.
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Re: Ride or not ride tomorrow?

Postby Kwacky » 07 Dec 2017, 14:34

I'm off tomorrow. If it was going to work it would be in the car. Fresh snow with road tyres and no traction control is something I'll leave to the heroes and nutters.

Riding in falling snow is really weird. It's very easy to get disorientated.
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Postby Monty » 07 Dec 2017, 14:37

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Postby D6Nutz » 07 Dec 2017, 15:10

No sign of any snow forecast down here at the moment.. Just fecking cold.
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Postby rocket » 07 Dec 2017, 15:11

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"80mph" sorry officer I possibly could not have done that I'm no Valentino Rossi.
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Postby Kwacky » 07 Dec 2017, 15:13

Given that D6s chain is likely to seize any day soon that may well be how he ends up riding into work.
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Postby kiwikrasher » 07 Dec 2017, 23:20

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Snow? What snow :D
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Postby Monty » 08 Dec 2017, 01:43

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Postby Kwacky » 08 Dec 2017, 08:47

It's snowing here. Not that I care, I'm still in bed
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Postby D6 » 08 Dec 2017, 11:08

I went in the car. Was quite thick with snow around where I live. But nothing in Hinckley. In fact by Lichfield it was barely a sprinkle.

It at least means I can now take home the wine I've had under my desk at work.
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Postby R1ckster » 08 Dec 2017, 11:27

I'm travelling up on the tiger at 5pm from London to stoke should be interesting.

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Postby DaytonAndy » 08 Dec 2017, 11:41

R1ckster wrote:I'm travelling up on the tiger at 5pm from London to stoke should be interesting.

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Postby R1ckster » 08 Dec 2017, 11:53

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R1ckster wrote:I'm travelling up on the tiger at 5pm from London to stoke should be interesting.

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Yikes!
Yeah I know.. .. I detest trains though and cab..and walking.. plus a load of luggage. Hope for the best!

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Re: Ride or not ride tomorrow?

Postby Monty » 08 Dec 2017, 12:31

I did the school run in the Disco this morning. Every warning light came on a few days ago ABS, Traction control, hill descent and didn't trust the wife with it. Forgotten how much fun driving in the snow could be without all the electrickity.
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Postby D41 » 08 Dec 2017, 16:09

Oh....how pretty.
Just in time for Christmas!
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Re: Ride or not ride tomorrow?

Postby Rossgo » 12 Dec 2017, 23:18

Bloody hate snow and ice! Kiwi give us back our summer

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Re: Ride or not ride tomorrow?

Postby Kwacky » 12 Dec 2017, 23:22

Car for me this week. Too much snow and ice about for the bike.
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Postby D6Nutz » 13 Dec 2017, 07:57

I'm back on the push bike today, the weather here is just crap and wet today..
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Re: Ride or not ride tomorrow?

Postby Kwacky » 13 Dec 2017, 10:15

The roads aren't too bad. Some of the side roads are still icy and there's a fair bit of snow about but the main roads are clear.

The worst apart about using the roads is the shitty spray - it covers everything.
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Postby kiwikrasher » 13 Dec 2017, 16:28

Rossgo wrote:Bloody hate snow and ice! Kiwi give us back our summer

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Nah, get f*cked, (finger) (lol) you guys couldn’t handle our summer!

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