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Topic: Backup and restore wizard? yeah right!
sinker

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/11/2012 09:03:04   Subject: Backup and restore wizard? yeah right!


.......root directory of the drive or the file share where the backup was originally stored
.........Mediaid.bin file.
........Locate the root directory of the location where the
Topic: Drakelow - Postponed due to snow
sinker

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/11/2012 23:23:02   Subject: New event added 'Underground Rover factory / RSG' on 23/03/2013 at 10:00
[quote="Moorebooks"]
......please confirm to me your proper name email address and contact telephone no

Mike[/quote]

PM sent
Topic: 2012 Competition Entry - D
sinker

Forum: The 2012 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 07/11/2012 20:13:33   Subject: 2012 Competition Entry - D
Nr 1 is nice! :thumbsup:
Topic: Hi
sinker

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 07/11/2012 19:06:21   Subject: Hi
[quote="D"]Think i've been joind up on here for ages, but i don't think i've ever posted.

Various people keep telling me i should get on here, so here i am.

hi everyone.[/quote]<
Topic: Cheap lamps (StenLight and Dula) for grabs!
sinker

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/11/2012 19:04:55   Subject: Cheap lamps (StenLight and Dula) for grabs!
[quote="suboffender"]No way. Can't believe i have only just noticed this now! ;([/quote]

yep....Idid the same! ::)
Topic: Llanberis Graffiti
sinker

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 31/10/2012 11:36:01   Subject: Llanberis Graffiti
Frustrating isn't it.....? The things you see when you haven't got your gun with you..... >:(
Topic: Anyone want to do a big abseil
sinker

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 24/10/2012 21:22:04   Subject: Anyone want to do a big abseil
[quote="droid"].......know-all Merkins.... :lol:[/quote]
:o :lol: :lol: :lol:
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/10/2012 21:52:52   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="chrisj"]Thanks for putting the pics up. Cheered me up after missing the trip.[/quote]

No probs, we will be making a return trip ASAP :thumbup:
Don't want to steal simonrl's th
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 14/10/2012 10:36:21   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="Llion"]

With a odd looking hammer :-[ :lol:[/quote]

Hahahahaha :lol: :lol: :lol:

I wasn't at all embarassed about being mistaken for doggers in the
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/10/2012 08:17:13   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="4737carlin"]How did it go :)[/quote]

It rained >:(
Llion lost his torch :(
I had a major "wobble" on the 1st pitch when I got the shakes :o :lol:
We bolted the n
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/10/2012 16:57:52   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
I'm on my way from Wrexham now! See y'all 1830 approx! :thumbsup:
Topic: The LED is 50!
sinker

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 11/10/2012 15:26:32   Subject: The LED is 50!
[quote="ChrisJC"]
Maybe my torch is the worlds first 32-bit torch.

Chris.
[/quote]

No I have a 32-bit torch....a Petzl Zoom that I dropped down the shaft at Moel Fferna
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/10/2012 13:52:35   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="Llion"]
Should be nice and wet tonight......[/quote]

Hmm...I was soaked by 0830 today and haven't dried out :curse: >:(
Topic: Firefly or cheap eBay slaves?
sinker

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 11/10/2012 10:02:47   Subject: Firefly or cheap eBay slaves?
Have you tried Googling "Cheap eBay Slaves"??! :lol: :lol:
Topic: 2012 Entry Ttxela
sinker

Forum: The 2012 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 11/10/2012 05:33:08   Subject: 2012 Entry Ttxela
[quote="derrickman"]riding in overturning buckets like that was common in the tunnelling industry into the early 1980s....[/quote]

Morris Shaft, Parry's Mountain, 1989. Drilled through on o
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/10/2012 22:10:06   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
Lets meet in the car park in Penrhyndeudraeth? Head into Penrhyn, to the square in the centre of town. Turn opposite the "Griffin" pub. Past the spar, go 100yds, car park on the right hand side :thumb
Topic: The LED is 50!
sinker

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 10/10/2012 21:04:25   Subject: The LED is 50!
[quote="royfellows"]
.....11300 lumens. Not a Typo.
[/quote]

:o
Topic: New Member -
sinker

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 10/10/2012 19:17:39   Subject: New Member -
[quote="jeremiah"]Thanks rufenig:- it's for a specific task, Biological survey of reptiles, got most of it covered (outdoor working, lone working, weather conditions, biological hazards, water hazards
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/10/2012 19:55:15   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="simonrl"]

.....they're the least of your worries...[/quote]

I saw it a few years ago but don't remember it being that bad, but then we all know how "selective" my memory
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/10/2012 19:50:50   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="chrisj"]Hopefully I should be able to make this one. Where are we meeting?[/quote]

I'm not very good at posting up links to maps....ahem, simonrl could you please stick up a link to
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/10/2012 09:03:14   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
Yes there's a fair bit :thumbup: Have a look at the User Album and the survey drawings. Quite interesting :)
Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/10/2012 17:17:05   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="Willy Eckerslyke"]....someone needs to keep watch don't they? ;)
[/quote]

....erm you don't think that we'll run into any trouble down there...? :angel:

Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/10/2012 14:58:55   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
[quote="Llion"]

Sounds like a good plan to me :thumbsup:

[/quote]

[quote="owaincbrown"]

Definitely up for this one :thumbsup:

[/quote]
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Topic: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/10/2012 10:48:03   Subject: The Thursday Nighters 11th October.
Firstly, I'm sorry that the Thursday Evening trips have tailed off over the last couple of weeks :flowers: .....pressure of work and everyone generally being busy I'm afraid. :(

Ok then..
Topic: Ladies and gentlemen, We are pleased to announce the arrival of the delayed Cheating Rabbit
sinker

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 01/10/2012 21:05:18   Subject: Ladies and gentlemen, We are pleased to announce the arrival of the delayed Cheating Rabbit
Wow! That's quite an entrance you made there :lol:

Welcome :thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Night (Eastern) 27th Sept.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 26/09/2012 19:04:58   Subject: Thursday Night (Eastern) 27th Sept.
Sorry guys but I've been so busy (not to mention nearly drowned :o ) work-wise that Thursday has crept up on me. I will definitely be available next Thursday, and have been in touch with tlh who may w
Topic: Calendar 2013 - Preview!
sinker

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/09/2012 18:52:36   Subject: Calendar 2013 - Preview!
:thumbup:

Well done as usual. Some great photos, again.

An especially nice touch, using Gwyn's photo for December....:(

2 copies this year please, as I seem to now h
Topic: possible mooch... South Wales
sinker

Forum: Member Projects   Posted: 25/09/2012 12:16:36   Subject: possible mooch... South Wales
[quote="ivortheengine"]If I may be forgiven: Not a mine, but built to serve a mining region: The Rhondda Tunnel. Shut late 1960s and since infilled at both ends. Around 2, 1/4 miles long single bore r
Topic: Thursday Nighters September 28th onwards....
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/09/2012 20:10:20   Subject: Thursday Nighters September 28th onwards....
[quote="staffordshirechina"]Thursday Nighters (Eastern Division) did a trip down Cabin Shaft at Minera earlier in the year and we thought about a return trip, having sussed things out a bit.
Mayb
Topic: Thursday Nighters September 28th onwards....
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/09/2012 19:29:44   Subject: Thursday Nighters September 28th onwards....
From Monday next week I will be based in Minera until the new year.....the wrong end of the country for normal Thursday night activities :( although I will still make every effort to attend when possi
Topic: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/09/2012 19:35:08   Subject: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
Great news Llion :thumbsup:
Well done mate, well done Amy, welcome to Ellie :happybday: and best wishes to you all! :thumbsup:

Let us know when you're ready to wet the baby's head...
Topic: miniature lantern
sinker

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/09/2012 17:34:35   Subject: miniature lantern
I'll give you a million pounds for it! ;D




To be fair, that is an "in joke" amongst people who know me ;) , and one that the rest of you won't find amusing at all... :lol:
Topic: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 18/09/2012 13:00:16   Subject: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
[quote="Llion"]
.....no baby yet so Thursday looks like a no no for me.....[/quote]

I'm crossing everything for you.....good luck and keep us posted :thumbup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/09/2012 16:40:01   Subject: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
[quote="skimble"]......perhaps we'd be better off missing out the exploration and heading straight to a curry house :lol:[/quote]

:thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/09/2012 19:55:34   Subject: Thursday Nighters, September 20th.
Any requests or suggestions for this Thursday night's trip?

We may be slightly down on numbers this week as a couple of us have previous commitments and at least one of us is likely to be a
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 14/09/2012 15:04:29   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
[quote="4737carlin"]Cheers all, good fun even if we didnt get very far in this time![/quote]

Ssshhhhh! Don't tell 'em that we only got as far as the pub ;) ;D
:lol: :lol:
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/09/2012 11:42:10   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
[quote="Llion"][quote="sinker"]Yes mate, park up and leave the cars there. If you set off first, ring me before you go as there are a few ways to get there, on opposite sides of the hill.
Bring y
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/09/2012 11:04:35   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
Yes mate, park up and leave the cars there. If you set off first, ring me before you go as there are a few ways to get there, on opposite sides of the hill.
Bring your SRT kit mate it will be fin
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/09/2012 20:40:29   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
[quote="chrisj"].........do you go in the top ab down and come out the bottom? I'm fine with abseiling down but I've never climbed ropes and don't have the kit for that.[/quote]

Hi. It's an
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/09/2012 16:48:25   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
[quote="4737carlin"].....is the car park the large one at the north of the reservoir ??[/quote]

I couldn't get the Google Earth link to work :-[
Next time someone explains it to me,
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/09/2012 12:48:11   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
:thumbup: Ok I have a new 50' which I will bring :thumbup:
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/09/2012 21:19:26   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
Yep I seem to remember now :thumbsup:
You bring it, I'll carry it ;D
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/09/2012 17:25:37   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
[quote="simonrl"]See you there :) What length of rope is needed? 50m / 70m?[/quote]

Erm...the same on that Llion brought last time plaese Llion... :flowers: Can you remember??!

T
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/09/2012 09:49:45   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
Ok then :thumbup:

Moelwyn Zinc Mine it is!

Meet up in the car park by the cafe at Tanygrisiau, near the entrance to the power station, at 1815 ready to head off at 1830?
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/09/2012 17:25:08   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
[quote="owaincbrown"].......I fancy a curry after if there's time.[/quote]

Yep fine by me :thumbup:
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/09/2012 17:18:14   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
[quote="Llion"]
Anywhere would be good....

.....could be anytime apparently.....[/quote]

The 11th mate, all the best people are ;D

If you fancy coming out but
Topic: oldham advice
sinker

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 09/09/2012 15:31:52   Subject: oldham advice
Some Oldhams have plastic reflectors, some steel. Worth checking this first? I modded an old one to 6v, with a Petzl battery pack that I already had and replaced the main bulb with a screw in LED bulb
Topic: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
sinker

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/09/2012 09:19:02   Subject: Return of the Thursday Nighters.....September 13th.
Following our recent round of holidays and people being generally busy, I think at least 3 or 4 of us are available again.

Any suggestions for Thursday 13th?

My suggestions would
Topic: earth mover made at Bilston, Staffs
sinker

Forum: Events   Posted: 03/09/2012 20:16:25   Subject: earth mover made at Bilston, Staffs
[quote="derrickman"].....cable-equipped Caterpillar sidebooms....[/quote]

We still have 2 of them, and they are as lethal now as they were back in the day :o I have at least 2 photos of the
Topic: Drakelow
sinker

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 03/09/2012 16:51:33   Subject: Drakelow
Sinker + 1 please, Mike. I'm not fussy when we go, I appreciate that it's in the hands of the site owners, I'll jump in whenever :thumbup:
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