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Posts by Paul Marvin

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Topic: Oxygen levels
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/10/2020 08:35:51   Subject: Oxygen levels
[quote="robnorthwales"][quote="Paul Marvin"]
66m is regarded as the max on normal air, working on a PPO2 of 1.6 bar could go on all night on this one, with the diving side of things . Most dive a
Topic: Oxygen levels
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/10/2020 17:25:52   Subject: Oxygen levels
[quote="Grout1"]Chris

Be cautious of quoting Oxygen percentage when referring to air at altitude. It is the number of Oxygen molecules per volume that is reduced with the lower pressure rat
Topic: Oxygen levels
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/10/2020 17:19:18   Subject: Oxygen levels
I think the canary was a good method when it keeled over it was time to leave :lol:
Topic: Best colour slings for underground.
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 06/10/2020 17:02:38   Subject: Best colour slings for underground.
I like having fun when I go to commercial buildings/ businesses and look what the big wigs have on ie the colour of there high viz, which is always different to the workers , then I go to my selection
Topic: New member
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 04/10/2020 17:44:25   Subject: New member
I quite like the " Elderly Cowboy " its a good user name
Topic: Coniston
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 03/10/2020 15:22:04   Subject: Coniston
[quote="royfellows"]Tilberthwaite Deep level is accessible if you can park up the gill, spaces fill very quickly. I usually park on the little hump near the salt bin opposite the track up to the mine.
Topic: Coniston
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 03/10/2020 15:19:20   Subject: Coniston
[quote="alex17595"]There's also Hodge close and assorted quarries nearby if the weather is really bad, it's mostly open pits apart from a few large chambers.

The advantage being that you ca
Topic: Bagshaw
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 19/09/2020 17:56:54   Subject: Bagshaw
Hi Guys

Anybody know if this is back open ?

Paul
Topic: Prince Edward Gold Mine (mine)
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/09/2020 18:24:44   Subject: Prince Edward Gold Mine (mine)
[quote="ChrisJC"]Personally I would go to Rhosydd. It's a nice walk up to it (weather depending!), and you can have a good poke about inside without the need for any gear. If you're brave, you can cli
Topic: Lead ingot from wreck
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 14/09/2020 20:14:30   Subject: Lead ingot from wreck
[quote="legendrider"]Just winging it a bit here, maybe the legend PO?NTPRAN is a multiple abbreviation like you used to see on old coins (FID:DEF:IND:IMP) etc

The central motif P = Plumbum?
Topic: Craig -y -Dinas Upper Silica Mine
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 14/09/2020 11:23:10   Subject: Craig -y -Dinas Upper Silica Mine
Roy we tried that route as a potential way for getting up there with dive kit, although it does at first glance look better it isn't.

BTW are we ok to go and have a nosey in there when we g
Topic: Hello!
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 12/09/2020 17:19:09   Subject: Hello!
Hi Buddy

You will get some entertainment off hear that's for sure :thumbsup:
Topic: Look at This Bad Boy
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 08/09/2020 17:42:01   Subject: Look at This Bad Boy
With Acetylene ? :o
Topic: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/09/2020 18:25:56   Subject: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
;(
Topic: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/09/2020 17:04:17   Subject: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
That journal looks more like 1985 not 2005 , thanks for sharing it .
Topic: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/09/2020 16:57:33   Subject: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Thanks for the honest answer Dr J really appreciate it . Will stick to the caves in south wales for this break then :thumbup:
Topic: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/09/2020 11:20:49   Subject: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Yes I know mate that search engine I also find not very good ;(
Topic: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/09/2020 11:01:07   Subject: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
There is buddy

https://www.aditnow.co.uk/Mines/Brookmans-Limestone-Mine_21277/
Topic: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Paul Marvin

Forum: South West England   Posted: 07/09/2020 08:04:20   Subject: Brookmans Limestone Mine Info
Just looking at this guys and thought it looks a good trip, we are down in Sth Wales in a few weeks and wonder if anybody would have the time to introduce us to the place OR is it not worth a 2 Hr dri
Topic: Look at This Bad Boy
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 06/09/2020 11:15:52   Subject: Look at This Bad Boy
[quote="pwhole"]I seem to remember The Crazy World of Arthur Brown also had one of these when he was on [i]Top of the Pops[/i] ;)[/quote]

Top of the pops, now there's blast from the past sh
Topic: Look at This Bad Boy
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 05/09/2020 17:34:01   Subject: Look at This Bad Boy
Still nice though :thumbsup:
Topic: Look at This Bad Boy
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 05/09/2020 16:18:19   Subject: Look at This Bad Boy
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/114132350741


Is that not cool or what guys !
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/09/2020 17:41:05   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Crime Drama
[quote="John_Smith"][quote="Paul Marvin"]Ha Ha
A crime drama featuring the notorious gang called the " Thursday Nighters " that would be good. :lol:[/quote]

Aw jeez I got this mixed u
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/09/2020 17:39:13   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
That's normal Roy, a friend of mine years ago when Peak Practice was being filmed spend two days filming a fight scene and it got about 10 seconds on the TV screen ;(
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/09/2020 08:20:12   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Ha Ha
A crime drama featuring the notorious gang called the " Thursday Nighters " that would be good. :lol:
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/09/2020 16:47:15   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Nearly got to the end of this now guys ( Hinterland ) good but we enjoyed Hidden more so we would prefer a third series of that as opposed to a fourth Hinterland

OR what about a combined dr
Topic: Hi all!
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 24/08/2020 20:48:44   Subject: Hi all!
[quote="Down and beyond"]Yup sadly not all the group was prepared when we got to the hand line such a shame ! Them lower levels look amazing will definitely be leading a trip their to the deepest sect
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/08/2020 20:50:12   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
soon be starting Hinterland guys and notice there are 3 seasons is it all one story line or three different ones ?
Topic: first time in a mine last night and im hooked
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 19/08/2020 07:51:25   Subject: first time in a mine last night and im hooked
Or like a lot of people nowadays in cloud cuckoo land !
Topic: first time in a mine last night and im hooked
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 18/08/2020 11:45:32   Subject: first time in a mine last night and im hooked
Talking about Nenthead, if you are approaching the village from the west side ie the Alston pass side, there is a GOOD chance that there is a mobile speed camera there as you go down the hill into the
Topic: first time in a mine last night and im hooked
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 17/08/2020 18:48:52   Subject: first time in a mine last night and im hooked
Well buddy you are in a great area for mines ! there are some good Welsh guys on here that will give you some great advice ( they have me in the past ) and present
Topic: Sheffield-based newbie to caving and mines
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 16/08/2020 17:23:42   Subject: Sheffield-based newbie to caving and mines
welcome along buddy . Anything in Derbyshire mines or caves be happy to help you with pretty good knowledge elsewhere but not as good as guys local to the areas
Topic: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
Paul Marvin

Forum: North East England   Posted: 13/08/2020 18:07:11   Subject: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
Roy has forgot more than we will ever know !
Topic: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
Paul Marvin

Forum: North East England   Posted: 13/08/2020 17:43:05   Subject: Interesting Fluorite Mine in north Pennines
I think the guy has got the message now guys he is new to Aditnow so I think we need to be a little more friendly. Send him a PM not hang him out to dry in public .

BTW welcome to Aditnow K
Topic: Rampgill Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 13/08/2020 11:58:51   Subject: Rampgill Video
[quote="legendrider"]Great Stuff Paul! Nice work!

Glad to see Tobi credited for his invaluable input!

:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:

MARK[/quote]

He always is
Topic: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/08/2020 17:53:25   Subject: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
I can say that access was tricky until CAL came along :)
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/08/2020 16:27:08   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Yep that looks so bad as said why not use a real one
Topic: Comet Neowise
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/08/2020 08:24:52   Subject: Comet Neowise
Or load them to your personal album on here then copy and paste the link/thread at the bottom om your newly uploaded image into your forum chat
Topic: Parc Lead Mine - 3D
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/08/2020 17:37:31   Subject: Parc Lead Mine - 3D
Well Cool !
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/08/2020 21:12:57   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Not seen Hinterland but will have a look on your recommendation


:thumbup:
Topic: Hi, I'm new to this.
Paul Marvin

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 09/08/2020 12:14:01   Subject: Hi, I'm new to this.
[quote="sinker"][quote="UK Abandoned Mine Explores"]Have a search on Facebook, sure there will be some around. Oh and welcome to a passtime that will take over your life if you let it lol.

Topic: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/08/2020 12:02:08   Subject: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
[quote="legendrider"]without trying to swerve an inportant message :offtopic: I might add that Plod is pretty vigilant in Weardale lately, largely on account of stuff being nicked from farms.

Topic: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/08/2020 12:00:31   Subject: IMPORTANT MAENOFFEREN
[quote="alex17595"]I can't believe the police are not that bothered, the place is only half a mile from the site I'd have thought it would be an easy win for 'em.[/quote]

I dont know about
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 04/08/2020 17:36:04   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
[quote="Morlock"]Some more details of the place.

http://www.ystradgynlais-history.co.uk/the-rheolau-arms.html[/quote]

Looks like the film crew didn't have to do much the make the
Topic: Rampgill Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 03/08/2020 21:40:07   Subject: Rampgill Video
good site with lots to do we are back up for a week in cumbria in Nov :thumbsup:
Topic: Rampgill Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 03/08/2020 17:13:33   Subject: Rampgill Video
After our recent week up in Cumbria here is a Ramgill Video guys , lighting not as good as normal because like a complete plonker I forgot to take all my lights luckily I had my dive video lights and
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/08/2020 11:42:40   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Some proper detective work gone in here cant believe they found a location so far away to the others. Its only a few miles from where we stay when we visit South Wales
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/08/2020 07:51:21   Subject: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
WELL DONE lads !! Phil how old is the photo that you found ? I wonder if it was boarded up for the program or its shut in real life ?
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 20:57:19   Subject: Hidden
No Phil here is a good shot if anybody can recognise it


[link]120925[linkphoto]120925[/linkphoto][/link]
Topic: Hidden BBC Wales Drama
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/08/2020 19:00:24   Subject: Hidden
[quote="sinker"][quote="Paul Marvin"]Yes buddy where the murder take place[/quote]

SPOILER ALERT!!!!!!!!!! :lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:[/quote]

Not now !!
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