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Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/01/2008 08:56:14   Subject: Subject: Ponderisms
* I used to eat a lot of natural foods until I learned that most people die of natural causes.

* Gardening Rule: When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a va
Topic: The New Site Feature - Discuss
Wormster

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 17/01/2008 22:37:45   Subject: The New Site Feature - Discuss
Simon,

Don't fix what ain't broke!

leave well alone. as the previous poster suggested:

Keep the focus on mines.
Topic: when is a mine not a mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/01/2008 23:14:44   Subject: when is a mine not a mine
[quote="simonrl"][quote="Wormster"](ducks behind sofa to await retribution)[/quote]

The old ones are the best ;)[/quote]

lol still waiting for retribution, but knowing sir it cou
Topic: when is a mine not a mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/01/2008 22:26:17   Subject: when is a mine not a mine
[quote="jagman"]If its underground, its a mine[/quote]

No its not its mine :o

Sorry Sir I couldn't resist it :angel:

(ducks behind sofa to await retribution)
Topic: Sandbags
Wormster

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/01/2008 21:28:07   Subject: Sandbags
no worries,

us worms have our uses.

(apart from recycling rubbish 'n stuff)
Topic: Penrhyn. (photo)
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/01/2008 19:08:26   Subject: Penrhyn. (photo)
At last somebody's done it and gone to photograph the bridge.

[link]Penrhyn-Slate-Mine-User-Album-Image-029[linkphoto]Penrhyn-Slate-Mine-User-Album-Image-029[/linkphoto][/link]

I
Topic: Sandbags
Wormster

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/01/2008 17:58:17   Subject: Sandbags
Have a look here:

http://ukcaving.com/board/index.php/topic,4572.0.html

a good discussion on where to get cheapo sandbags.
Topic: Bring back Nimrod
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/01/2008 19:52:46   Subject: Bring back Nimrod
[quote="Vanoord"]I think of the Colonel as an artist - have you not browsed his photographs? They are the sign of an artist, for sure ;)[/quote]

Well I do agree with you NIMROD'S photos are
Topic: Bring back Nimrod
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/01/2008 18:43:44   Subject: Bring back Nimrod
[quote="Vanoord"][i]Colonel Mustard[/i] is the artist formerly known as [i]Nimrod[/i][/quote]

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Topic: 2008 - The year's plans and plots
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/01/2008 10:50:56   Subject: 2008 - The year's plans and plots
To do more, take more photos and enjoy myself.
Topic: Get well soon JohnnyM
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/01/2008 14:14:21   Subject: Get well soon JohnnyM
Heck,

JohhnyM you don't do things by halves do you??

Mend well Matey.
Topic: Miners and the Great War
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/01/2008 14:11:09   Subject: Miners and the Great War
A new museum is opening this year outside Arras to celebrate the mining army of the first world war.
Topic: Christmas
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/12/2007 19:51:30   Subject: Christmas
Santa Claus is a pervert, think about it for a min. he asks you if you've been good or bad THEN he gives you a present.

Not only that he's sexualy frustrated: he only comes once a year and
Topic: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/12/2007 12:47:50   Subject: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
WHOOO,

Mine were deliverd on SUNDAY of all days (cheers postie) I must say that they're more impressive in the flesh, than looking on the screen.

WELL DONE everyone who contribu
Topic: Gold price
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/12/2007 12:45:40   Subject: Gold price
Hi Goldfinger,

Welcome to the forum.

Dolacothi, is the best area in wales for gold panning, also several mines as well.
Topic: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/11/2007 17:31:52   Subject: 2008 Mine Exploration Calendar Now Available!
Will snail mail you some ca$h this week Si.
Topic: GRAFFITI
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/11/2007 17:41:54   Subject: GRAFFITI
Ho yus, beyond the helpful warnings and mudmen, graffiti really gets my goat.
Topic: Wouldn't care to meet one of these in a quarry...
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 21/11/2007 17:12:20   Subject: Wouldn't care to meet one of these in a quarry...
What one of these buggers:

[img]http://www.aditnow.co.uk/showimage?f=/community/Personal-Album-34-Image-008/[/img]

:offtopic:
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/11/2007 16:43:39   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
Two aliens, Zathar and Caad, landed in the Arizona desert near an abandoned gas station. They approached the gas pumps and Zathar said to it "Greetings, Earthling. We come in peace. Take us to your l
Topic: Layout bugs fixed
Wormster

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 10/10/2007 16:14:22   Subject: Layout bugs fixed
Yeah, the page is now slewed to the right.

I have to scroll to the bottom of the page and use the slider bar to get it over so's I can read it.

Fixed it was my browser cache clut
Topic: What a pity
Wormster

Forum: The 2007 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 02/10/2007 23:38:06   Subject: What a pity
[quote="Clunk"] Which reminds me, I found a picture (looks a bit like a technical drawing or an etch) of the steam engine that worked in box, I keep meaning to upload.[/quote]

I've put one
Topic: The 2007 Aditnow Photography Competition
Wormster

Forum: The 2007 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 28/09/2007 15:57:20   Subject: The 2007 Aditnow Photography Competition
[quote="simonrl"]Nice idea Wormster :) Will see to it sometime next week :thumbsup:

Edit - will do it after the judging though, as I wouldn't want judging to be influenced by chat about t
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/09/2007 12:30:43   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
What do you call a female clown?

A clunt.

What's a clown's favourite dessert?

Mississippi Mud Custard Pie
Topic: The 2007 Aditnow Photography Competition
Wormster

Forum: The 2007 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 28/09/2007 12:28:39   Subject: The 2007 Aditnow Photography Competition
Once the competition has closed would it be possible to create an albun so that we could see ALL of the entries, instead of having to look at individual entries??

(liking the new size of fo
Topic: Pelicases
Wormster

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 21/09/2007 17:21:34   Subject: Pelicases
Modified my Darren Drum today.

I using evostick I put 2 layers* of karrymat inside.

* on the lid, base and round the belly.

[url]http://www.aditnow.co.uk/showimage?f=/
Topic: Interesting Movie Clip
Wormster

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 19/09/2007 19:05:12   Subject: Interesting Movie Clip
[quote="LAP"]
Tell us more...
[/quote]

Have you signed the DPsecrets disclaimer yet??

If you have we can tell you eh lads.
Topic: K(C)arabiners
Wormster

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 19/09/2007 18:55:51   Subject: K(C)arabiners
[quote="Wyn"]

[link]Personal-Album-118-Image-002[linkphoto]Personal-Album-118-Image-002[/linkphoto][/link]

[/quote]

Nimrod, that's what I had in mind, I reckon you *co
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/09/2007 18:48:29   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
Q, What do you call a pirate actor who is very popular?

A, Superstarrrrrrr!

:tongue:
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/09/2007 16:31:28   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
What's a pirate's favorite song?

"We ARR! the champions!"

:lol:
Topic: K(C)arabiners
Wormster

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 17/09/2007 22:45:05   Subject: K(C)arabiners
Nimrod,

just a thought, why not get some bicycle inner tube and wrap it around your cowstail and carabina to secure it in place, otherwise contact KNOWN on Dp JRatt sold him some dogy bits
Topic: Penrhyn Slate Mine
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 14/09/2007 19:21:09   Subject: Penrhyn Slate Mine
So,

Who's been down to Ogwen bank and taken wax crayons and paper to do rubbings on the bridge, there's loads of interesting graffiti (mostly carved by the quarrymen) on the parapets.
Topic: Dinorwig from the air
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 14/09/2007 19:13:20   Subject: Dinorwig from the air
But where is "The Man of Dinorwig's" hose then??
Topic: The open Quarry in 1974 (photo)
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/09/2007 20:37:39   Subject: The open Quarry in 1974 (photo)
[quote="grahami"]Yes. These were taken using a Zenith SLR with a 55mm lens (If I remember rightly). I found panoramas worked even better if you used a telephoto -
Graham[/quote]

AHHHH
Topic: Competition Entry- toadstone
Wormster

Forum: The 2007 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 13/09/2007 20:31:08   Subject: Competition Entry- toadstone
Toadstone,

Welcome to the forum for starters,

'KIN FANGTASIC shots there matey, :thumbsup: you've obviously perserverd with the kiteborne photography.

I tried years
Topic: Reconoitring a Copper mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/09/2007 22:54:53   Subject: Reconoitring a Copper mine
[quote="Wenders"]For sure mines are man made and would exist if not for smashing minerals out of them, but an abandonned mine is more than a trophy hunting ground for collectors, it's a historic monum
Topic: Reconoitring a Copper mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/09/2007 20:06:08   Subject: Reconoitring a Copper mine
Jagman,

Now why didn't I think of that, well done:o .

let's help Insonomia instead of putting him down.

I'm all for re-constructive archeology as long as its carried o
Topic: Reconoitring a Copper mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/09/2007 18:38:45   Subject: Reconoitring a Copper mine
[quote="Wormster"]
[tweak]Done, but all you need do is select the link and click the URL button.[/tweak][/quote]

Thank you kind sir lesson learned. :oops:
Topic: Reconoitring a Copper mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/09/2007 18:32:12   Subject: Reconoitring a Copper mine
About the only thing of use that i can come up with is this:

[url]http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/MALACHITE-rough-natural-piece-Unpolished_W0QQitemZ330163123271QQihZ014QQcategoryZ3220QQssPageNameZWDV
Topic: Reconoitring a Copper mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/09/2007 18:29:09   Subject: Reconoitring a Copper mine
[quote="Isonomia"]As for the comment about not taking minerals from a mine - it's a bit rich afterall if it wasn't for people taking minerals from the mine there wouldn't be a mine ... on the other ha
Topic: Reconoitring a Copper mine
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/09/2007 18:10:31   Subject: Reconoitring a Copper mine
"Take Nothing but PICTURES, Leave nothing but FOOTPRINTS, Kill nothing but TIME!" :curse:

Mineral collecting is frowned upon in most mine exploring circles.
Topic: Quiet
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/09/2007 18:08:02   Subject: Quiet
All surface working unfunortunatly Barney,

Tho next time I'm in Kent underground exploration WILL happen. :thumbup:
Topic: Quiet
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/09/2007 20:01:23   Subject: Quiet
Been down in deepest darkest kent, playing with chainsaws, lighting bonfires in the dark and learning how to reverse a tractor mower and trailer..........all bloddy good fun :o :o
Topic: Oxfordshire
Wormster

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 03/09/2007 23:05:36   Subject: Oxfordshire
No worries Barney, its my home county so any more Q's pass them my way.
Topic: Oxfordshire
Wormster

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 03/09/2007 15:46:52   Subject: Oxfordshire
Not a great deal in Oxfordshire,

Though you would have to include Rock Edge, Headington, old opencast coralian limestone workings

Lat 51 45' 13.4" N
long 1 12' 17.1" W
Topic: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/08/2007 19:07:20   Subject: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
[quote="Manicminer"][quote="jagman"]

Adit, as in add-it.
Every other way is wrong
;D [/quote]

As a miner I have to agree 100% :thumbsup: [/quote]

totally 10
Topic: Say hello!
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/08/2007 19:04:17   Subject: Say hello!
[quote="Darkstar"]Hello....[/quote]

OOOHHHH hello you.
Topic: Rhosydd-Slate-Mine-29-04-1999-Image-005 (photo)
Wormster

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/08/2007 13:11:52   Subject: Rhosydd-Slate-Mine-29-04-1999-Image-005 (photo)
My finepix 5500 goes up to 15 seconds on open shutter.

Not been used in anger u/g tho'

perhaps soon it will tho.
Topic: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/08/2007 12:49:48   Subject: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
[quote="Clunk"]Actually, I wrote that.[/quote]

yup, :oops: I noticed that and edited my post accordingly.
Topic: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/08/2007 12:48:06   Subject: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
ok here's one for you welsh natives:

Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyll-llantysiliogogogoch
Topic: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
Wormster

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/08/2007 12:45:16   Subject: How do you prounounce the word 'adit'?
[quote="Clunk"]

how about Pibwrlwyd?[/quote]

AGGGGHHH not those tounge twisting welsh names, all spit and gargle :curse:
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