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Topic: Attaching a lamp bracket
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/02/2017 09:17:33   Subject: Attaching a lamp bracket
[quote="Blober"]I feel this is somewhat apt for this conversation :lol:

[photo]110209[/photo][/quote]

Off topic but of interest.

Years ago a builders merchants I calle
Topic: Attaching a lamp bracket
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/02/2017 21:58:12   Subject: Attaching a lamp bracket
Following with a bit of disbelief.

I can think of only one recreational lamp, plus of course the miners lamps, that fit on a bracket.

Most decent lamps bolt direct, wondering wh
Topic: New ladder to Proud's Flats
royfellows

Forum: North West England   Posted: 06/02/2017 09:43:52   Subject: New ladder to Proud's Flats
Nicely secured. Something I do and like to see.
Topic: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
royfellows

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 30/01/2017 11:52:25   Subject: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
Hand still don't feel quite right, but could be from fighting yesterday, I would advise people who have my high power jobbies not to try doing this.

One never knows, and always better to p
Topic: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
royfellows

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 30/01/2017 09:08:38   Subject: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
Yes, more bloody sales rubbish.

I am producing lamps of 6000 lumens and they hardly set things on fire, although in fairness holding your hand in front of it is hardly comfortable, just tri
Topic: New event added ''Upper Dinas Silica Mine'' on 26/02/2017
royfellows

Forum: Events   Posted: 25/01/2017 11:33:09   Subject: New event added ''Upper Dinas Silica Mine'' on 26/02/2017
[quote="rhychydwr"]Thought at first it was tomorrow, then realised it is next month February :o[/quote]

You going to come along then Tony, you very welcome.
Topic: Lithium Mining in Cornwall
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/01/2017 08:55:35   Subject: Lithium Mining in Cornwall
I dont care what you all say, my favorite will always be "Yogurt weavers"
Topic: New event added ''Upper Dinas Silica Mine'' on 26/02/2017
royfellows

Forum: Events   Posted: 24/01/2017 13:00:46   Subject: New event added ''Upper Dinas Silica Mine'' on 26/02/2017
Consultation document uploaded.

http://www.aditnow.co.uk/documents/Upper-Silica-Silica-Mine/Craig-y-Dinas-Project.pdf
Topic: New event added ''Upper Dinas Silica Mine'' on 26/02/2017
royfellows

Forum: Events   Posted: 24/01/2017 12:18:04   Subject: New event added ''Upper Dinas Silica Mine'' on 26/02/2017
A new event has been added to the Events page.

[b]Event name: Upper Dinas Silica Mine[/b]

[b]Date and time: 26/02/2017 / 10.30 to 11.00[/b]

Details: This is primarily
Topic: Cefncoch Gold Mine (mine)
royfellows

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 23/01/2017 14:57:09   Subject: Cefncoch Gold Mine (mine)
Just a quick word on this.
There are two editions, the second covers Gwynfynedd at some length and in some detail, the first is very different from the second. I strongly recommend getting both
Topic: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
royfellows

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 22/01/2017 16:49:13   Subject: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
Thanks, I missed that. There is one there for £11, bit better than £55.
Topic: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
royfellows

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 22/01/2017 14:05:33   Subject: Super torch, biggest lie yet!
Resurrecting an old thread, remember the Shadowhawk, MilTech, LS360, HK sellers are now virtually giving them away. But they are still being sold, now under the name "Ironhide" at $56 USD

Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 21/01/2017 18:55:35   Subject: Righting photographs
Off topic, well a bit, but the only installed programs I have downloaded are Chrome, Adobe Reader, and a Microsoft Word pdf converter addin, and all off the official sites.

People ask me ho
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 21/01/2017 17:44:29   Subject: Righting photographs
Yes, but what I am looking for is, if its possible, a simple, no extra install, no download, standard Windows component, that anyone can use and is available across all the different post XP Windows v
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 21/01/2017 16:05:14   Subject: Righting photographs
[quote="ICLOK"]my MS picture editor rotate, then re-rotate with MS picture viewer requires no downloads.... no pleasing you :flowers::lol:[/quote]

I cant find it in Win 7, neither Start men
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 21/01/2017 09:41:16   Subject: Righting photographs
Thanks.

I personally would recommend a solution that does not require anyone to download something?
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 21:50:54   Subject: Righting photographs
Does Win 8 and 10 still have Photo Viewer, even if its been renamed something completely different in typical Microsoft fashion?
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 20:11:26   Subject: Righting photographs
[quote="ICLOK"]My solution was Win 8.1 so I guess Win 8 too... Btw simply opening and saving in picasa works quickest for me even with out editing[/quote]


Is that a Windows component?
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 18:47:55   Subject: Righting photographs
[quote="SimonRL"]Happy to add the instructions to the upload page if somebody can write them :thumbsup:[/quote]

From what I am seeing it needs to be a joint effort with others who are using
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 17:41:02   Subject: Righting photographs
[quote="SimonRL"]

Not sure about writing instructions, nobody ever reads them anyway :lol:[/quote]

I find that with my lamp customers most people do. They're probably surprised t
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 16:10:34   Subject: Righting photographs
[quote="SimonRL"]
Tested and confirmed on Windows 8 and 10

[/quote]

I am using Win 7 which could be something to do with it. So if a set of instructions were to be put toget
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 15:35:43   Subject: Righting photographs
It all seems so silly though when all you have to do is open it in a Windows feature program we will all have and click on an little round arrow. Then we all know which way up it is.

It is
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 14:19:42   Subject: Righting photographs
[quote="SimonRL"][quote="rufenig"]Will "Open With Paint"
then save work?[/quote]

Good call!

Here's the original photo - all I have done is:

1, Open in paint
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 14:06:19   Subject: Righting photographs
[quote="sinker"][quote="royfellows"]

.....every camera I buy comes with a disk, which I just throw in the bin.

[/quote]

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 13:54:09   Subject: Righting photographs
About camera software, every camera I buy comes with a disk, which I just throw in the bin. Not going to be anything on there that something I already have does better.

As a generalization
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 12:44:02   Subject: Righting photographs
I am wondering if some advice on this would not be out of place in the "Uploading Photographs" instructions.
What think all?
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 12:33:54   Subject: Righting photographs
No disrespect but I have tried to avoid anything technical in my above posting, a lot of folk dont have Photoshop and would not know how to use it anyway.

KIS ?
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 20/01/2017 12:09:09   Subject: Righting photographs
I like the way this thread is going, and agree all.

As has been discussed before in my postings, you dont really need to be a Photoshop expert.

Windows photo viewer displays phot
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/01/2017 21:20:27   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
[quote="royfellows"]

I used to jest that WW3 would be started by a keyboard error.

[/quote]

Not keyboard error, but pictures of President Trump appearing everywhere; o
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/01/2017 21:13:44   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
Thanks
Topic: Vanoord's a Joke
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 19/01/2017 20:51:40   Subject: Vanoord's a Joke
Although its only a joke its worth thinking about.

Remember "Audit" as in Auditnow, I used to jest that WW3 would be started by a keyboard error.

Can I use this joke on my websit
Topic: Righting photographs
royfellows

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 19/01/2017 20:32:07   Subject: Righting photographs
Simon, is there any way that regional editors can be given permissions to upright photographs which are uploaded on their side?
Or possibly the person uploading them once they see what they have
Topic: Level Fawr Pont-Rhyd-y-Groes
royfellows

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 17/01/2017 13:36:46   Subject: Level Fawr Pont-Rhyd-y-Groes
The new people are very amicable but need to consult with someone else before offering advice.
Topic: CATMHS ON FACEBOOK
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 13/01/2017 08:33:22   Subject: CATMHS ON FACEBOOK
I followed the link and got a message "You must log in to Facebook to continue"

I do not use Facebook except as a guest.
Topic: HSE Consultation
royfellows

Forum: Mining Methods & Techniques   Posted: 12/01/2017 18:58:09   Subject: HSE Consultation
This clearly demonstrates the importance of careful study and the value of properly qualified consultants.

It could well be a good idea to dispense with accelerants altogether as there is a
Topic: HSE Consultation
royfellows

Forum: Mining Methods & Techniques   Posted: 12/01/2017 18:40:22   Subject: HSE Consultation
[quote="Morlock"]Diesel should obviously be the fuel of choice, much safer than petrol.[/quote]

HSE would probably go with that OK.
Topic: HSE Consultation
royfellows

Forum: Mining Methods & Techniques   Posted: 12/01/2017 17:27:01   Subject: HSE Consultation
[quote="The Fresh Prince of Portreath"]
put all of the no-win no-fee lawyers in a pile and set fire to them, [/quote]

This comment is appalling!
You give no methodology statement
Topic: HSE Consultation
royfellows

Forum: Mining Methods & Techniques   Posted: 12/01/2017 17:17:41   Subject: HSE Consultation
[quote="The Fresh Prince of Portreath"]...... then get back to people taking responsibility for their actions [/quote]

They already are.

Tomlinson V Congleton

"The rul
Topic: Mellanear Mine
royfellows

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 10/01/2017 22:00:34   Subject: Mellanear Mine
[quote="rufenig"][quote="royfellows"][quote="rufenig"]Out of interest
Where did Georges Mining Journals end up?
I know the family sold some books.[/quote]

I am really sorry but I
Topic: Mellanear Mine
royfellows

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 10/01/2017 12:37:14   Subject: Mellanear Mine
A bit more.

There is a logical naming convention for the image files, both volume number and image number as an ordinary integer number, 1,2,3 etc.

Then each image is named thus:
Topic: Broadwood Fluorspar Mill, Frosterley
royfellows

Forum: North East England   Posted: 10/01/2017 11:59:07   Subject: Broadwood Fluorspar Mill, Frosterley
[quote="poosticker83"]terrible news! any idea what the plans are for the site after clearance? please dont say housing.[/quote]

or a McDonnalds
:o
Topic: Mellanear Mine
royfellows

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 10/01/2017 11:58:18   Subject: Mellanear Mine
[quote="rufenig"]Out of interest
Where did Georges Mining Journals end up?
I know the family sold some books.[/quote]

I am really sorry but I cannot say.
All I can say is the
Topic: Mellanear Mine
royfellows

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 10/01/2017 11:08:47   Subject: Mellanear Mine
[quote="The Fresh Prince of Portreath"]I'm quite keen on carrying on the MJ "project". I'm literally down the valley from the CSL and can put in a couple of hours a week. CSL have a pretty good set. <
Topic: Mellanear Mine
royfellows

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 09/01/2017 17:31:45   Subject: Mellanear Mine
Georges volumes covering the 1870s were in very poor condition with many pages missing. The whole thing was one of my more hairbrained projects. There is however a legacy in the form of a very sophist
Topic: Mellanear Mine
royfellows

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 09/01/2017 16:14:12   Subject: Mellanear Mine
There are a lot of Mining Journal hits for Wheal Alfred Consols but cannot find anything for Mellanear.

But I only have the pages digiatalised up to 1860 and the indexes, a project I starte
Topic: Another shaft collapse
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/01/2017 17:51:45   Subject: Another shaft collapse
[quote="Llanigraham"][quote="royfellows"]Why, do they offer 'extra services'
:lol:[/quote]

No, it's to stop old farts being disturbed by kids.[/quote]

Damn, I was going to b
Topic: Another shaft collapse
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/01/2017 19:24:59   Subject: Another shaft collapse
Why, do they offer 'extra services'
:lol:
Topic: Calendar 2017 - Proceeds
royfellows

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/01/2017 10:02:53   Subject: Calendar 2017 - Proceeds
PayPal do nicely , don't they.

Money could be saved by offering BACS, 95% of my lamps are sold this way.
Topic: Hello
royfellows

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 03/01/2017 08:44:31   Subject: Hello
Yes I have the same questions, any info appreciated.
Topic: Llanberis Copper Mine (photo)
royfellows

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/01/2017 15:03:56   Subject: Llanberis Copper Mine (photo)
and if you want to save it without agreeing to give all of your personal information to the website :guns: you can save each image by right mouse button "Save Image" and then compile them all into a p
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