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Posts by Corin

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Topic: Dinghies available
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/09/2020 18:30:07   Subject: Dinghies available
Delighted to speed the process :)
Topic: Dinghies available
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/09/2020 21:00:10   Subject: Dinghies available
Hiya gang

All good here - I should be back in a week or two and we can meet up then - thanks
Stay safe :)
Topic: Dinghies available
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/09/2020 20:42:36   Subject: Dinghies available
Should I give Mr D Roberts a message then Phil?
:)
Topic: Dinghies available
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/09/2020 20:31:25   Subject: Dinghies available
After a flooded basement I came across 4 inflatable dinghies, sorry no paddles.

So 3 are available for free to anyone who would use them.
You will need to collect - I am in Llan Ffesti
Topic: Underland by Robert Macfarland
Corin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/06/2019 10:36:47   Subject: Underland by Robert Macfarland
Newish book, cave, mines catacombs, dark matter research - an excellent read or Audible listen from an elegant writer.

His other books are also worth a read :)
Topic: Thursday Nighters 25th October
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 26/10/2018 11:31:59   Subject: Thursday Nighters 25th October
Whoops - I went to the wrong place!!
I had just finished a 7 hr walk in the Carneddau and thought I would be sociable. I had no kit with me just a very soggy left boot.
Sorry I missed you al
Topic: Croesor Rhosydd damaged aids
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/11/2017 12:33:43   Subject: Croesor Rhosydd damaged aids
[quote="RAMPAGE"]Thanks Jon.

Your descent of it is the only one I know of.....[/quote]
It was done about 6 years ago by Scotty and (I think) Llion and A N Other.

PS Miles, y
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 26th of October
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/10/2017 19:15:17   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 26th of October
The word for the week is..............

PROTUBERANCE

My Thesaurus gives me.....................

Bulge Bump Lump Knob Protrusion Projection
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 26th of October
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 26/10/2017 13:33:32   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 26th of October
A voice from the past!!

Plan to make this one ;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters 2nd Feb
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/02/2017 09:56:57   Subject: Thursday Nighters 2nd Feb
Margot thank you, I was guided through Dig 1 and Dig 2. Though the roof stalled me and Margot scampered; I was just 10 minutes short of the end of Dig 1 and paused.

Very impressed by both d
Topic: Thursday Nighters 2nd Feb
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/02/2017 15:00:54   Subject: Thursday Nighters 2nd Feb
[quote="RAMPAGE"]They are both in the very finest mine in the whole world, take your pick! Win-win.[/quote]

Win-win indeed ;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters 2nd Feb
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/02/2017 21:38:18   Subject: Thursday Nighters 2nd Feb
Plan to make this one - my choice from the menu will be impulsive ;D
Topic: Cwmorthin OVI Head
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/01/2017 14:42:02   Subject: Cwmorthin OVI Head
Glad to see the old lady being loved ;D
Topic: Croesor below adit level
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/10/2016 16:14:45   Subject: Croesor below adit level
Great photos - had to register first so I could see them.

Great photos

Thanks
Topic: Cwmorthin Managers Office
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/08/2016 12:20:57   Subject: Cwmorthin Managers Office
:thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters 30th June
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/06/2016 19:43:10   Subject: Thursday Nighters 30th June
Goodie - me and my son Tom are planning on coming.
Need to do a little set with him but no problem...
Topic: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/06/2016 22:21:15   Subject: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
Just added a few photos to Rhiw Fachno, try Penmachno Slate.

Very useful report - thanks
Topic: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 24/06/2016 18:03:54   Subject: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
A great find - thanks to the diggers and extractors!!

Going to post photos in Rhiw Fachno (Cwm-Penmachno) then ?
Topic: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/06/2016 12:14:41   Subject: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
Beautiful Sinker Sir
Topic: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 21/06/2016 19:11:17   Subject: Thursday 23rd June Nighters
Meet at Go-Below parking spot in Penmachno 18:15;D.
Visiting near Rhiwbach, the parking is at the bottom of the walk in...

For Rhiwbach - but we are not going there.....
Latitude:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 2nd of June
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/06/2016 21:47:16   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 2nd of June
Sorry to miss this one but ...

Duty :lol:
Topic: Thursday Nighters 26th May
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/05/2016 22:44:08   Subject: Thursday Nighters 26th May
A SNAFU - unusual for Thursday niters....
Topic: Idea for Thursday Night 26th May * NOW 2nd JUNE *
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/05/2016 13:28:18   Subject: Idea for Thursday Night 26th May
Well - looks too good to miss ;D

See you there
Topic: Thursday nighters 28th April
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/04/2016 20:00:56   Subject: Thursday nighters 28th April
[quote="Margot"]?[/quote]

So I got the time wrong - just enthusiasm.....

;(
Topic: Thursday nighters 28th April
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/04/2016 19:40:04   Subject: Thursday nighters 28th April
16:15 it is :) :)
Topic: Thursday nighters - 17th March
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/03/2016 20:31:33   Subject: Thursday nighters - 17th March
Hope to join you and that all are well.

:);D
Topic: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/12/2015 21:12:42   Subject: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
Hi all

Very sorry - I can't make this - too busy.

Will try to meet a Thursday nighter early in 2016.

Have a wonderful night. Be thinking of you......;)
Topic: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/11/2015 21:33:47   Subject: Thursday Nighters Christmas Meal! 2 MONTH WARNING
Space for one more?

Subject to negotiation - Book me a spot, I will chat with Marg 2morrow and firm up tomorrow - should be ok.

Be in touch and thanks for the planning ;D
Topic: Reach out for Nepal
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 31/05/2015 17:16:17   Subject: Reach out for Nepal
Moel Siabod Cafe is organising 18 hours of fund raining for Nepal. Saturday 27th June

An endurance day :roll: From Dawn to Dusk running up Moel Siabod – just one of the sponsored events.
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 1st January (?)
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/01/2015 15:34:52   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 1st January (?)
Themrain is coming down in TORRENTS - it is not sunny Blaenau today.

Hope to join you, give me till 18:10 and then write me off :)

Happy New Year :) Enjoy
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 4th December.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 02/12/2014 23:01:09   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 4th December.
I reckon I can make this one :).

Can I meet someone at Ugly cottage as poor map reading skills at say 18:00 - please :lol:
Topic: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/11/2014 23:19:04   Subject: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
Please pencil me in - a treat for xmas - than
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 27th November.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/11/2014 22:43:52   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 27th November.
Had a quick visit with Llion - he is well and sends his love to all.

Have a happy Xmas, raise a glass to him on the day.
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 27th November.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/11/2014 11:27:41   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 27th November.
Thanks for the thought.

5 mm wetsuit - a good idea ;D
Topic: Camera MonoPod found
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 11/11/2014 22:49:09   Subject: Camera MonoPod found
In Rhosydd in the last chamber open to the air, carried out :)

Any owners - send me some specs - thanks.
Topic: Cwmorthin Lights
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 31/10/2014 22:51:32   Subject: Cwmorthin Lights
As you asked:
The original Sturmer Archer dynamo produced 6v, that was transformed up by 4:1 (close to the wheel) then transformed down to 6v by a second transformer (in the compressor chamber) r
Topic: Sunday 2nd Nov Anyone about?
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 31/10/2014 18:52:17   Subject: Sunday 2nd Nov Anyone about?
Anyone out and about?

Any plans?

SRT would be good ;D
Topic: Cwmorthin Lights
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 31/10/2014 18:50:48   Subject: Cwmorthin Lights
There are 2 new batteries, one with Miles and one installed.

The difficulties of charging a battery, long term, are too time consuming as is the lack of water in situ.

So back to
Topic: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 26/10/2014 10:06:25   Subject: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
Wise Willy - good idea. Would be fun

I think push up then review
Topic: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 24/10/2014 17:17:28   Subject: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
Well done gang ----

Looking very promising - and up and down approach sounds like the business route.

Whenever I can I will help & hover
Topic: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/10/2014 23:14:46   Subject: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
Yorkshire - c*ving - photos on fb :)

would love it - enjoy
Topic: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/10/2014 16:39:14   Subject: tHURSDAY nIGHTERS, 23RD oCTOBER
RePoRt DUE asap.......

tenderhooks :) Do tell :angel:
Topic: planning a trip to Cwmorthin Sunday 5th Oct
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 03/10/2014 10:55:06   Subject: planning a trip to Cwmorthin Sunday 5th Oct
Might be free and am planning to join you :)

Hope that is good
Topic: Thursday 2nd
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/10/2014 12:59:45   Subject: Thursday 2nd
Plan to make this one.

No clamps :( but drill, bolts etc and a :).

Can bring some 4 mm cord to bind rungs if we are desperate ;D

Maybe even some rope as well??
Topic: Thursday Nighters 25th September...
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 24/09/2014 22:53:04   Subject: Thursday Nighters 25th September...
Gutted - won't make this one. So NO DRILL - anyone help out?

SimonRL has a lighter model :)

Looking forward to the report and the thr***h trip - nice one.

Enjoy
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 18th September.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/09/2014 09:52:06   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 18th September.
Indeed a surprising little mine, it goes on and on. Water and climbs even blue polypropylene.

I still say 'rock movement' was the rumble.

At excellent trip, one level gained Bril
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 18th September.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/09/2014 20:02:34   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 18th September.
Aim to make this one - been a little busy - red anything?

Drill - bolts - hangers - rope ??? All answered - thanks - partly because I can read ;(

Please let me know as I was abse
Topic: Thursday Nighters, July 17th.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/07/2014 13:51:08   Subject: Thursday Nighters, July 17th.
Will bring a shovel:) :oops:
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 22nd May.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/05/2014 12:23:34   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 22nd May.
Sorry - not for 3 weeks -very busy in Stoke. Then I am hoping for a straight 10 days after that.

Thanks - sorry to miss you.

Note to self: Maintain caffeine levels. :stupid:
Topic: Thursday Nighters, 22nd May.
Corin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 22/05/2014 17:56:47   Subject: Thursday Nighters, 22nd May.
too late - too late.

Apologies - too much coffee.

Next time - don't wait for me
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