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by Telo
Sat Apr 21, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Ignorance
Replies: 11
Views: 796

Re: Ignorance

I have visited both Shetland and Orkney (and Fair Isle) so I have a good idea where they are. :) (Decent distance from the Clyde- or Norway) Perhaps not everybody should be visiting, they would be over-run, but Bluemoment folk certainly should try to have a trip up there at some point. Yes, Lerwick...
by Telo
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Next week
Replies: 13
Views: 277

Re: Next week

She's looking good. Hopefully the new engine will keep her hind quarters in perfect condition.
by Telo
Sat Jan 20, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Claymore
Replies: 22
Views: 1657

Re: Claymore

marisca wrote:Reminds me of the Nescafè ads. Will they, won't they?


:D :D :D
by Telo
Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:53 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Drinks
Replies: 120
Views: 30355

Re: Drinks

See you there!
by Telo
Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Passages and Places
Topic: Cumbria to top of scotland and back in my bradwell 18
Replies: 3
Views: 1262

Re: Cumbria to top of scotland and back in my bradwell 18

Hi Steve, you fairly get about.

Was very impressed when we had a quick chat Dallens Bay in 2016. You deserved a bigger boat. ;)
by Telo
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Camping Gaz
Replies: 15
Views: 3044

Re: Camping Gaz

That's me telt..... ;)
by Telo
Wed Nov 01, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Change of boat
Replies: 9
Views: 1633

Re: Change of boat

Well, if you're heading west again, I suppose that "Fulmair of Such-and-Such" would be as good a name as any. ITU already has a "Fulmair"
by Telo
Wed Nov 01, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Camping Gaz
Replies: 15
Views: 3044

Re: Camping Gaz

Booby Trapper wrote:Still £20 for a 907 gaz at my local caravan shop. If they can do it for that price we the boaters are being ripped off again.


I think we paid about that in the garage at Stromness during the summer. There seems to be a huge disparity in costs.
by Telo
Wed Nov 01, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Camping Gaz
Replies: 15
Views: 3044

Re: Camping Gaz

Our local cowp has a locker full of empty red propane bottles that have been dumped for recycling. Assuming that they'd be cheaper than entering new contracts with Calor Gas, I offered to buy a couple but was refused as the council couldn't take responsibility for the (very small) safety risk involv...
by Telo
Sat Oct 14, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Just a thought, but.....
Replies: 3
Views: 1483

Re: Just a thought, but.....

Well, TBH, I don't think we've ever come out at the end of September, but fewer daylight hours, generally colder conditions have weighed at least as much, if not more, as to what's happening four thousand miles away. However, it seems to me that the Caribbean hurricane season is progressively having...
by Telo
Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: Just a thought, but.....
Replies: 3
Views: 1483

Just a thought, but.....

Should we start planning our future sailing in Scotland by factoring in the Caribbean hurricane seasons?
by Telo
Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: The complex questions of life
Replies: 14
Views: 2342

Re: The complex questions of life

pagoda wrote:
Aja wrote: Last 2 pairs bought in Tulsa, less than half the cost in Glasgow :D


That's all very well, but Tulsa must be about, what, 24 hours away?
by Telo
Thu Oct 05, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: The complex questions of life
Replies: 14
Views: 2342

Re: The complex questions of life

The retro 501s are a bloody nuisance....

Personally, I always thought the invention of the zip fastener was a giant step for, errmm, mankind.
by Telo
Thu Oct 05, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: An easier "where is it"
Replies: 7
Views: 1998

Re: An easier "where is it"

A virtual pint for Nick; Gruinard Bay with Gruinard House visible.

The clouds were quite spectacular that day.
by Telo
Thu Oct 05, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: Shooting the breeze
Topic: An easier "where is it"
Replies: 7
Views: 1998

Re: An easier "where is it"

Nope.

HINT: Scotland, west coast.... ;)

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