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Posts by james l

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Topic: Camera advice
james l

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 17/01/2015 20:24:16   Subject: Camera advice
[quote="Manxman"]He's a good student .......:-[[/quote] Yes I have to confess when it comes to lighting Manxman is the expert in this field and all my technical know-how with filters, lighting, etc wa
Topic: Re: Lighting
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/07/2014 20:59:50   Subject: Re: Lighting
UltraFire 7XT6 7 x CREE XM-L T6 3-Mode 4200LM White Flashlight w/ Strap - Black (4 x 18650) These lamps are real powerful.
I took this hand held on auto using two of them

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Topic: Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Camera
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/12/2013 21:50:50   Subject: Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Camera
My Fuji 9600 is still for sale and it's going very cheap :surrender:
Topic: Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Camera
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 16/11/2013 14:05:31   Subject: Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Camera
Yes Roy they certainly can take the knocks I soaked my 9500 on two occasions and it never let me down. the picture quality is also rather good. 8-)
Topic: Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Camera
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/11/2013 23:09:43   Subject: Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Camera
Fujifilm FinePix S9600 Zoom 9.0 MP Digital Camera For Sale with memory card and Batteries. Great underground Camera in nice condition anyone interested send me a PM
Topic: Miner's pick handles
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 27/08/2013 16:40:50   Subject: Miner's pick handles
I got mine from Defty's at Spennymoor , I also got a genuine miners shovel from there.Hope this help's :thumbsup:
Topic: 1600 lumens flashlight
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 16/03/2013 12:46:49   Subject: 1600 lumens flashlight
Be careful chaps the results of LED addiction can be a disturbing sight :o
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Topic: Pictures of Mines
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 15/01/2013 23:32:52   Subject: Pictures of Mines
[quote="Cuban Bloodhound"]Cheers; has no one got any recent pics they want to stick up?[/quote]
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Topic: Drager X-Am 3000 4-gas monitor
james l

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/01/2013 19:46:27   Subject: Drager X-Am 3000 4-gas monitor
I will upload the pic's as soon as I can as I'm bussy at the mo, real easy job once you have done one :thumbup:
Topic: Drager X-Am 3000 4-gas monitor
james l

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/01/2013 17:49:52   Subject: Drager X-Am 3000 4-gas monitor
Don't dispare my battery pack packed in aswell I've got a photographic record of how I pulled it apart replaced each cell involved a hacksaw, screwdriver and about an hour of cursing. I did't damage t
Topic: Drager X-Am 3000 4-gas monitor
james l

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 10/01/2013 22:37:35   Subject: Drager X-Am 3000 4-gas monitor
Ive been watching this thread with interest so I bit the bullet and bought one off EBay ,I had to repair the battery and rig a charger up I noticed the battery fully charged is 5.6 volts so banging 12
Topic: Rampgill Brewery Shaft
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/10/2012 12:19:59   Subject: Rampgill Brewery Shaft
On Saturday ,My Son and I visited Rampgill Mine and noticed that the safety door leading to the Brewery Shaft has been totally trashed ,This sort of vandalism is foolish and also dangerous , :guns: ,h
Topic: Happy Christmas to you all!
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 26/12/2011 10:30:47   Subject: Happy Christmas to you all!
Merry Christmas and a happy new year to all from Durham :thumbsup:
Topic: NPHT
james l

Forum: North East England   Posted: 22/09/2011 18:38:54   Subject: NPHT
Yes I recieved a letter from Howdon Bell and Co. a couple of weeks back advising me of the situation, I am of course saddened by the news and hope that a solution can be found.
We have all enjoy
Topic: Honister: Mark Weir RIP
james l

Forum: North West England   Posted: 09/03/2011 17:53:01   Subject: Honister
Tragic and sad news ,He was an inspiration to everyone around him
Topic: Happy New Year & 2011
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/01/2011 11:17:42   Subject: Happy New Year & 2011
Happy New Year & all the best for 2011 :thumbsup:
Topic: What the heck is this? (photo)
james l

Forum: South West England   Posted: 27/12/2010 22:13:51   Subject: What the heck is this? (photo)
It look's just like this one ;)



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Topic: Levers Water
james l

Forum: North West England   Posted: 07/10/2010 19:03:02   Subject: Levers Water
Norpex,is North Penine Exploration,Ive no doubt someone will correct me if im wrong,I also have a pic of the mine entrance,but thats all
Topic: LED torches
james l

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 07/10/2010 17:01:52   Subject: LED torches
I usually get some one else to carry it for me ;)
Topic: LED torches
james l

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 06/10/2010 23:58:08   Subject: LED torches
I my be a torchaholic too,I Rest my case. ::)

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Topic: Elterwater Quarry Slate Mine
james l

Forum: North West England   Posted: 10/09/2010 22:10:41   Subject: Elterwater Quarry Slate Mine
Im staying with friends ,at Firbank this weekend,and Melly Dixon used to live in one of these cottages,possibly this one. Ernie Rigg was Quarry Manager before Melly ,Chris Rigg ,our hosts, thinks his
Topic: Merry Christmas
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/12/2009 00:24:39   Subject: Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year :thumbsup:
Topic: Happy new year!
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/01/2009 18:39:49   Subject: Happy new year!
A happy new year everybody above, and below, ground :thumbsup:
Topic: Crib, Snap, Bait?
james l

Forum: South West England   Posted: 11/10/2008 13:14:33   Subject: Crib, Snap, Bait?
"Scran" I don’t know where it came from but I would have starved to death without it ,and what about Grub. :tongue:
Topic: Crib, Snap, Bait?
james l

Forum: South West England   Posted: 11/10/2008 11:21:33   Subject: Crib, Snap, Bait?
Your dad was right to call his lunch "Bait”, it is an old roman word meaning food, incidentally a lot of our Geordie words
are Norse and Old roman, my bank manager told me he didn’t get a wage li
Topic: Klondyke (photo)
james l

Forum: North West England   Posted: 26/09/2008 22:12:40   Subject: Klondyke (photo)
I was there in May (on hols) it was ok then ,I had a walk into the quarry above yesterday and noticed that they had broken into large underground workings,so this is possibly the answer to the backfil
Topic: Klondyke (photo)
james l

Forum: North West England   Posted: 26/09/2008 21:31:56   Subject: Klondyke (photo)
The Klondyke entrance has been backfilled ,I was devistated to see this,it made me realise why it is important to get out there and take as many photos as we can ,before places like that are lost fore
Topic: Harnisha-Burn-Lead-mine-User-Album-Image-156 (photo)
james l

Forum: North East England   Posted: 07/09/2008 12:05:13   Subject: Harnisha-Burn-Lead-mine-User-Album-Image-156 (photo)
Hi that was the water in the mine itself ,Ive been going up there for many years and have never seen it like that
Topic: UG camara reviews
james l

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 14/03/2008 11:03:13   Subject: UG camara reviews
I use Fuji film S9500 it’s got more specs than I care to list here, the point is it takes great pictures underground I don’t use a flash just a LED ten second exposure, it’s fairly bomb proof I got my
Topic: AditNow T Shirts & Merchandise
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/01/2008 22:51:44   Subject: AditNow T Shirts & Merchandise
[quote="ben88800"]simonrl x 1 (M)
barney x 1 (L) Grey
Wormster x2 (M) Black
JohnnearCfon x 2 (?) subject to mid-grey being available
Viewer x 2 (M) not bothered about colour (withi
Topic: Happy New Year
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/01/2008 01:12:26   Subject: Happy New Year
happy new year to all
Topic: Camera Collections
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 31/12/2007 18:44:27   Subject: Camera Collections
Ive had my camera two years now,its been drenched a few times and dried out its a fuji S9500 it takes good pics underground,I think yesterdays incident was the battery rather than the cameras , hopefu
Topic: Camera Collections
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 31/12/2007 18:26:52   Subject: Camera Collections
Ben It could be the damp affecting your memory card,its happened to me ,I popped it on a towel on top of a radiator for
a few hours and its worked fine ever since.When i saw you at nenthead yeste
Topic: Christmas
james l

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/12/2007 00:12:45   Subject: Christmas
Merry Christmas everyone
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