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Topic: CALENDAR 2012 - Good Causes
lab rat

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/09/2011 21:35:12   Subject: CALENDAR 2012 - Good Causes
SMWCRT ;D my team :) = my vote.

Whats WMPT??
Topic: Hello!
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 24/08/2011 08:59:08   Subject: Hello!
Oi Joel - at long blommin last you have taken advice and joined the 'dark-side' :lol: :lol:
Good to have you on board with us dude. Are you doing Hidden |earth??

:)
Topic: Hello from Rock and Mine
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 22/08/2011 12:38:59   Subject: Hello from Rock and Mine
hi and welcome. do you actually use the 'big boys machines' or just make them??
Topic: Poop Parc Winch Trip - 20th August 2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 18/08/2011 19:37:50   Subject: New event added 'Pool Parc Winch Trip - August 2011' 20/08/2011
Oi - joydivision - get your BCA card from UCET, if not, then ask him for your number. If no good then Ive a phone number for you, otherwise you're a stuffed goose ready for the taking. Any offers??<
Topic: Llangeinor/Llangynwyd Mines
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 04/08/2011 17:20:39   Subject: Llangeinor/Llangynwyd Mines
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Topic: New event added 'Open Day' on 03/09/2011 at 10:00
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 03/08/2011 21:39:00   Subject: New event added 'Open Day' on 03/09/2011 at 10:00
mmm, looks interesting Tony - I shall encourage matty to come and experience the water aspect, he would enjoy that :lol:

Seriously tho, is the tour similar to Big Pit??
Topic: Llangeinor/Llangynwyd Mines
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 03/08/2011 20:40:41   Subject: Llangeinor/Llangynwyd Mines
[quote="Morlock"]This the place, if so Welsh Coal Mines forum may be a better bet with actual names.
There must be hundreds of levels around the Maesteg, Ogmore and Garw valleys mostly working (I
Topic: Llangeinor/Llangynwyd Mines
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 03/08/2011 00:33:16   Subject: Llangeinor/Llangynwyd Mines
Anyone know anything about these mines?? Have found a mine in the Nant Cedfyw area and was wondering what it was called. I understand there were lots of disused mines in this area, but can only find
Topic: Hello from West Wales!!
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 03/08/2011 00:21:46   Subject: Hello from West Wales!!
Welcome Jay

Glad to have you on board along with your photography ;) Check out the appropriate calender thread and also Hidden Earth photo copetition.
Topic: Shaft sinking video
lab rat

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/08/2011 21:55:48   Subject: Shaft sinking video
Wow - that was amazing video, thanks for putting it up! Dont know that ird want ot be the guy down the bottom fixing that clam! Tho the others are working it??? bit like a crane? How many accidents h
Topic: 2012 Calendar - I want one
lab rat

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 31/07/2011 22:24:38   Subject: 2012 Calendar - I want one
me - x1

Thank you :)
Topic: CALENDAR 2012 - Submissions Please!
lab rat

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 31/07/2011 22:23:38   Subject: CALENDAR 2012 - Submissions Please!
um, you have 12 months and 12 people for photos, so you dont need any more??
Topic: Competition Entry - simonrl
lab rat

Forum: The 2011 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 18/07/2011 22:44:38   Subject: Competition Entry - simonrl
is it the 2012 one already??? crumbs!
Topic: rhosydd
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 13/07/2011 19:59:29   Subject: rhosydd
was it you that has been green arrowing cwm mine then?? hope not andy
Topic: rhosydd
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 13/07/2011 19:47:01   Subject: rhosydd
[quote="Speedycaver"]Hmm, I know the place and that confused me Corin.. :blink: :-[

In to Rhosydd via the No.9 adit and up the incline towards the Twll. Exit the incline to the right o
Topic: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 11/07/2011 23:13:24   Subject: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
[quote="simonrl"][quote="RJV"]Don't mind a drop of water or two but shall buy one of these first to be safe... :)
http://www.airsoftworld.net/camo-umbrella-hat.html[/quote]

You've gon
Topic: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 11/07/2011 22:35:39   Subject: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
[quote="RJV"]I'm in need of a proper manky trip - I'll be up for it. :)[/quote]

Manky?? nah .... just very very wet and so cold you shrink! Havent seen the bottom of the water fall but ap
Topic: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 11/07/2011 21:39:28   Subject: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
[quote="simonrl"][quote="lab rat"]Ahh, little do you know though coz I have it planned for another trip out, when Im feeling sufficiently mad enough to do it! wwhhahahahaha AND Ive certainpeople in m
Topic: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/07/2011 22:31:12   Subject: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
[quote="simonrl"][quote="christwigg"][quote="lab rat"]
Is that the one I wanted to do on saturday Vanoord?? 3 of us wanted to do it. :)[/quote]

Hmm let me guess who the other two were
Topic: hello! caves for children to explore??
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 07/07/2011 21:33:18   Subject: hello! caves for children to explore??
Hi cavemonkey - are you the same cavemonkey from Ukcaving forum by any chance?????

I first took my nephew underground when he was just 1 and a half, he loved it, we went a few more times an
Topic: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/07/2011 08:12:22   Subject: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
[quote="Vanoord"]I suspect a visit to the 25 on that side of the valley might be an ambition, but only on the basis that we get a drought-like spell so we can abseil down to the 50 after without getti
Topic: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 04/07/2011 19:47:31   Subject: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
:thumbsup: :thumbsup:

Chears guys and all for a fantastic weekend - what a great bunch to be with :thumbsup: :thumbup: :thumbsup:

Vanoord - you do a yummy BBQ, and Simon -
Topic: FRIDAY BBQ - requests and threats!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 30/06/2011 23:01:56   Subject: FRIDAY BBQ - requests and threats!
will try and get some DEET?
Topic: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 30/06/2011 22:07:40   Subject: North Wales Summer Meet - INFO - please read!
Im packed up and ready to head off after teaching, i've some yummy flapjack as well :) homemade ;D

see you tomorrow :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
Topic: What's your favourite book?
lab rat

Forum: South West England   Posted: 29/06/2011 22:39:10   Subject: What's your favourite book?
i know - thats why i put it up instead! :lol: :lol:
Topic: What's your favourite book?
lab rat

Forum: South West England   Posted: 29/06/2011 22:09:13   Subject: What's your favourite book?
pooh gets stuck in rabbits hole :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Topic: FRIDAY BBQ - requests and threats!
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 29/06/2011 21:31:58   Subject: FRIDAY BBQ - requests and threats!
and me as weel, dont forget the lab rat! ;D ;D

and possible ovengloves as well, he may becoming not sure tho.
Topic: What's your favourite book?
lab rat

Forum: South West England   Posted: 29/06/2011 21:28:43   Subject: What's your favourite book?
My favorite book is 'Biology of Extreme Survival', then 'Extreme Medicine' and 'Wilderness Medicine', then the 'Caving Bible', then 'Wild'.
Topic: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - bbq
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 28/06/2011 21:50:59   Subject: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - bbq
[quote="Vanoord"]Indeedy. Got to be in work for 9am Sunday morning :curse:

I would offer - tongue-in-cheek - to invite anyone round to Vanoord Towers for food, but I have a horrible suspi
Topic: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - camping
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 28/06/2011 21:47:34   Subject: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - camping
rockchick - im glad your coming again coz its means we can have a bit more fun with these guys :lol: by the way - im planning on doing the drop into neck deep water with you and simon as well ;D
Topic: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - camping
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 26/06/2011 22:10:40   Subject: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - camping
[quote="AR"][quote="RockChick"]Simon has assured me that you've all been 'manning up' and that i can now expect to see you all in full camo gear at all times, and no girly hair cuts (Simon). :lol:
Topic: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - PLANNING
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 16/06/2011 22:56:59   Subject: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - PLANNING
So... any news on the meet?? what we doing?? where are we camping?? :)
Topic: Wildlife in mines..
lab rat

Forum: North East England   Posted: 12/06/2011 20:23:11   Subject: Wildlife in mines..
It doesnt make you an idiot. I had a friend who used to take their black spaniel underground - they had a body harness for it and a large cave sack. If the descent was open ( not against rocks) then
Topic: Gas monitors, Which do i buy????
lab rat

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 08/06/2011 08:00:29   Subject: Gas monitors, Which do i buy????
This is a similar thread from last year on M.E. The guy you're looking for on this thread is gt5952 - hes the one i said used to work in a coal mine as a rescuer

http://www.mine-explorer.c
Topic: Gas monitors, Which do i buy????
lab rat

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 07/06/2011 22:11:47   Subject: Gas monitors, Which do i buy????
The one Simon has was thought of as good by an ex- coal mine rescuer who uses them on a regular basis, if that helps. So it comes with a recommendation on it!
Topic: Wildlife in mines..
lab rat

Forum: North East England   Posted: 07/06/2011 18:24:49   Subject: Wildlife in mines..
Ive seen otters, a fox, fish and fresh water shrimp, the latter two species of which were albino's, oh and meditarianian honets big mamas flying after me as I legged it out of a cave in Crete :ohmygod
Topic: another camera question! Canon D10
lab rat

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 02/06/2011 10:25:04   Subject: another camera question! Canon D10
Rockchick - check out fleabay. They have an FT2 Lumix for £105 (postage included), 6 days left on sale. :)
Topic: Going digging - folding shovel!
lab rat

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 01/06/2011 19:43:30   Subject: Going digging - folding shovel!
Cotswold Royal oak should sell them ;D also means you can go in and buy other stuff :sneaky: :sneaky: .

When do you need it by Simon?? ;)
Topic: hi im new
lab rat

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 31/05/2011 19:34:36   Subject: hi im new
Hi Mike.

Welcome to the site. Im sure someone on here will be able to help. Have you asked locals about the mines near Glossop?? Will pm you a contact.

Also, tis no problem
Topic: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - PLANNING
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 25/05/2011 17:23:25   Subject: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - PLANNING
well - im also on holiday, but it will be with you guys for the weekend :lol: :thumbsup:
I could rig a rope for a mine in beddgelert but only a few at a time as the boulders are very precairous
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 20/05/2011 14:03:18   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
And that it was ;D

Now back to Derbyshire . . . 8-)
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 20/05/2011 13:36:43   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
Nice one Rockchick - bring on the photo for next years calender, fab idea :lol: :lol: we should take bets on who's gonna get stuck! hehehe :thumbsup: :lol:

AND.......

I'v
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 20/05/2011 13:11:07   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
Chears me luverly. Would say Ird get ya some cider but ird drink it before it ever reached ya :lol: :lol: :lol:
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 20/05/2011 13:02:29   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
[quote="davel"][quote="RockChick"]i know Simon's very keen for a return trip already :lol:[/quote]
That's as maybe, but will he still be keen [i]after[/i] the weekend?

Dave[/quote]
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 20/05/2011 13:00:39   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
Aww, chears Rockchick; but remember us girls have strength and endurance over the guys - thats why we are needed on big trips and expeds - coz they miss us and cant survive without us :lol: . Show '
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 20/05/2011 12:00:30   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
[quote="edd"]Lol thanks :flowers:

Cant believe Lab Rat has dropped out she is just a sell out :tongue:[/quote]


Bout 2-3 wks ago I got made redundant form one of my jobs
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 11/05/2011 18:43:54   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
Note to self - take Simon on another sewage trip ::) I no of another but it a long way away from here ;) wetsuit possibly and ladders lots :sneaky: :thumbsup: :lol:
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 11/05/2011 17:17:54   Subject: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
it's almost like caving :blink: :lol:

[/quote]


Caving?????????????? ;( YEEEEEEEEEEEE HAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA :thumbsup: :thumbup: tite stuff - :thumbsup: wriggle and
Topic: 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' - 21/05/2011
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/05/2011 22:05:17   Subject: New event added 'Derbyshire Weekend Meet' on 21/05/2011 at 10:00
are we REALLY doing this bit??
"On me back, 3 inches(metric!) of air, hat off… go! Oh bollo**s fairly stuck. I wriggled head through chest mostly through. Crap wedging the rest. Pulled stuff fr
Topic: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - PLANNING
lab rat

Forum: Events   Posted: 05/05/2011 11:33:57   Subject: 'North Wales Summer Meet' - PLANNING
[quote="simonrl"][quote="Vanoord"][quote="Owt"]Count me in - big drops and water - what's not to like?! ;D[/quote]

The big drops and the water! :lol:[/quote]

It's all right Va
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