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Posts by Barney

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Topic: Thursday Nighters 14th February
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 15/02/2019 10:20:54   Subject: Thursday Nighters 14th February
:thumbsup:
Topic: Thursday Nighters 14th February
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 13/02/2019 10:59:41   Subject: Thursday Nighters 14th February
I'm in, see you there :thumbsup:
Topic: Masson Video
Barney

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 09/02/2019 11:22:36   Subject: Masson Video
What's going on at Giants hole Pete?
I don't think the entrance series can be damaged much more. Whoever it was that tried to create a tourist attraction years ago did a lot of damage to the entr
Topic: Smallcleugh (1990 perhaps)) (photo)
Barney

Forum: North East England   Posted: 09/02/2019 11:02:10   Subject: Smallcleugh (1990 perhaps)) (photo)
[quote="Jim MacPherson"]

Out of interest John, why do your posts often arrive with a duplicate?

[/quote]

The duplicate has been deleted :thumbsup:
Topic: Caban- Oakeley and Votty magazine
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 13/01/2019 10:50:18   Subject: Caban- Oakeley and Votty magazine
On the subject of rare magazines, some of you may have not seen this that I uploaded a while ago ….

https://www.aditnow.co.uk/documents/Manod-Slate-Mine/Manod_2235.pdf
Topic: Pedantry corner: Festiniog or Ffestiniog?
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/11/2018 09:29:32   Subject: Pedantry corner: Festiniog or Ffestiniog?
So then, this leads onto another debate...
The ever popular admin Vanoord, should this not be Fanoord??
Topic: Hillocks Mine
Barney

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 28/09/2018 22:39:11   Subject: Hillocks Mine
It was open when I visited a while ago, maybe someone will have more recent info ...
Topic: Hillocks Mine
Barney

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 27/09/2018 20:12:56   Subject: Hillocks Mine
From what I remember its a concrete tube to get in, into a small chamber then flat out to the left followed by a head first drop of a few feet straight into a low crawl which brings you to an awkward
Topic: Members Survey
Barney

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 26/09/2018 21:47:23   Subject: Members Survey
Yes pleeeez
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 16th of August
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/08/2018 21:24:36   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 16th of August
[quote="BertyBasset"]Speaking of Wrysgan. Is the incline still climbable these days? Bottom looked a bit loose when I was walking past back in Spring.[/quote]
I climbed it 12 months ago from the
Topic: Barmouth Manganese
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/07/2018 10:27:59   Subject: Barmouth Manganese
And while you're there, nip over the river and have a look at the various slate workings. There is a bit to see, and if you look hard enough, a small amount of underground
Topic: Ffynnon Badarn Slate Mine
Barney

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 05/03/2018 12:05:24   Subject: Ffynnon Badarn Slate Mine
[quote="JohnnearCfon"]

Oh dear, it [b][i]does[/i][/b] exist on the database, but in totally the wrong location!!! Simon, could you fix it please?[/quote]

Sorted John :thumbsup:
Topic: Champion Reef Gold Mine (photo)
Barney

Forum: Rest of World   Posted: 09/02/2018 19:41:02   Subject: Champion Reef Gold Mine (photo)
Are you the chap who currently has an interest in Diamond mining??
This isn't the place for business ventures, its an enthusiast / history site.
Topic: Tipton coal mine portal (photo)
Barney

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 05/01/2018 23:20:34   Subject: Tipton coal mine portal (photo)
It's the main adit to Tipton coal mine
Topic: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 01/12/2017 11:22:36   Subject: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
You too matey, T'was a jolly good evening, thank you all ;D
Topic: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/11/2017 11:18:38   Subject: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
[quote="sinker"][quote="Barney"][quote="sinker"][quote="Barney"]I havn't seen the Thurday nighters for a few years, so count me in please!
Wet kit or dry?[/quote]

Blimey, welcome back!
Topic: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/11/2017 00:42:08   Subject: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
[quote="sinker"][quote="Barney"]I havn't seen the Thurday nighters for a few years, so count me in please!
Wet kit or dry?[/quote]

Blimey, welcome back! Haven't seen you since....one n
Topic: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/11/2017 17:06:58   Subject: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
Splendid, i see the update so SRT kit aswell ...cheers!
Topic: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/11/2017 16:44:24   Subject: Thursday Nighters 30th Nov
I havn't seen the Thurday nighters for a few years, so count me in please!
Wet kit or dry?
Topic: Croesor Rhosydd damaged aids
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 31/10/2017 18:11:20   Subject: Croesor Rhsoydd damaged aids
[link]5576[linkphoto]5576[/linkphoto][/link]
Topic: Tipton coal mine portal (photo)
Barney

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 25/05/2017 22:23:11   Subject: Tipton coal mine portal (photo)
PM,ed
Topic: Tipton coal mine portal (photo)
Barney

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 25/05/2017 21:57:55   Subject: Tipton coal mine portal (photo)
Hi all, I took this photo many years ago. The portal is bricked up a few yards in, and as it is a coal mine, i would not rate the air quality!!
It is not a simple walk-too entrance, in fact its f
Topic: Reigate caves open days
Barney

Forum: Events   Posted: 22/03/2017 11:18:21   Subject: Reigate caves open days
https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/blog/2017/03/19/reigate-caves-open-days-announced/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=weeklyemailblog

Three man made tunnels, might be of intere
Topic: Landjoff oversuit.
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/12/2015 14:52:02   Subject: Landjoff oversuit.
Landjoff oversuits are excellent. The sizing is always a worry but i ordered my exact size, and it is generous, i guess in order to accomodate fleece suits and prevent restrictions on body movement.
Topic: Happy birthday Aditnow
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/09/2015 14:41:06   Subject: Happy birthday Aditnow
http://www.hardrockhell.com/

How about that instead??
Topic: Happy birthday Aditnow
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/09/2015 14:29:26   Subject: Happy birthday Aditnow
We mentioned a bash this year, any further with it????
Topic: Buy High Quality Real Passports, Driver license,ID cards,Visa,Green Card
Barney

Forum: Events   Posted: 06/05/2015 21:06:19   Subject: Buy High Quality Real Passports, Driver license,ID cards,Visa,Green Card
Spam??

Banned!
Topic: In need of a new pair of boots
Barney

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 17/04/2015 14:38:04   Subject: In need of a new pair of boots
[quote="Blober"]Now thats the kind of thing I was looking for!

They look the buisness.[/quote]

They really are good, if you are interested, PM me for sizing info
Topic: In need of a new pair of boots
Barney

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 17/04/2015 13:10:43   Subject: In need of a new pair of boots
I've had a pair of these for about 10 years, still as good as new. Throw them in the washing machine after use too....

http://www.chillcheater.com/aqshop/catalogue.php?id=4053&page=
Topic: Snowy picture comp
Barney

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 02/04/2015 14:33:11   Subject: Snowy picture comp
[quote="jaseredjacket1987"]Has the winner of the snowy picture comp been decided?[/quote]

Jason, your post 'Dylife in the snow' doesn't appear to have any photos attached. Can you add them
Topic: Flood photo/film lights
Barney

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 23/02/2015 20:20:23   Subject: Flood photo/film lights
A good example of flood lights for video are Keith Edwards videos on you tube, i'm sure a brief PM on there will reveal what he is using :thumbsup:
Topic: HELP! Trelech Lead Mine Info/Map
Barney

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 17/02/2015 19:39:21   Subject: HELP! Trelech Lead Mine Info/Map
[quote="AR"][cynic] Another consultant trying to do research on the cheap, perhaps? [/cynic][/quote]

Yep!!
Topic: Braich Goch
Barney

Forum: North East England   Posted: 16/02/2015 21:04:01   Subject: Braich Goch
Great video Paul, and some marvelous artefacts down there. How many floors down did you go?
Topic: Rude Nora 2
Barney

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 30/01/2015 14:15:16   Subject: Rude Nora 2
Yeah i get it, i guess he doesn't want to formally have the parts tested and rated, leaves him open to claims. There are a few people using them (Nora 2) for diving, having greased the O rings etc. Fo
Topic: Miners' Tramway RIP
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/01/2015 14:06:55   Subject: Miners' Tramway RIP
Ah thanks Simon....
An elaborate entrance for the bouncing bit?
Topic: Miners' Tramway RIP
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/01/2015 13:51:26   Subject: Miners' Tramway RIP
Any links John??
Topic: Rude Nora 2
Barney

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 30/01/2015 13:19:02   Subject: Rude Nora 2
New Lamp from the Monkey house,

http://www.littlemonkeycaving.co.uk/Pages/edna.aspx
Topic: The Isle of Man
Barney

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 22/01/2015 14:24:08   Subject: The Isle of Man
[photo]Personal-Album-4-Image-99224[/photo]
Topic: Camera advice
Barney

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 15/01/2015 13:08:53   Subject: Camera advice
Go for an SLR....

Nikon D60 is no longer available but there are a few still for sale at a very reasonable price, with 18-55mm lens

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Nikon-D60-Digital-SLR-
Topic: Screw or Wire Gate Krabs?
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 13/12/2014 14:53:48   Subject: Screw or Wire Gate Krabs?
A 'bent gate' such as the Petzl spirit Is designed for use as on cowstails. The bend guides the rope in as pressure is applied to the Krab towards the rope, therefore quick and efficiend. A screwgate
Topic: Llechwedd
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 11/12/2014 00:00:54   Subject: Llechwedd
Well that is nice, shame they didn't adopt this idea a few years ago before destroying the buildings
Topic: speleotechnics nova 3 aa battery pack
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/12/2014 15:56:17   Subject: speleotechnics nova 3 aa battery pack
A complete shot in the dark ....
Anybody have a Nova 3 AA battery pack laying around that they want a few pounds for??
Topic: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/11/2014 11:01:43   Subject: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
:lol::lol::lol::lol:
Topic: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 27/11/2014 10:59:15   Subject: AditNow / Thursday Nighters Christmas bash?
[photo]Personal-Album-4-Image-97824[/photo]

Simon at 'Clwb Llanberis' 1978
Topic: AditNow 10th Birthday Bash
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/11/2014 12:34:59   Subject: AditNow 10th Birthday Bash
:thumbsup:
I dont drink beer so i will stay underground!!
Topic: AditNow 10th Birthday Bash
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 17/11/2014 12:01:52   Subject: AditNow 10th Birthday Bash
[quote="RJV"]I would propose Llechrwd Campsite as per usual as it's hassle free & has always worked well for previous summer do's.[/quote]

Where is this place??
Topic: RAW files
Barney

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 17/11/2014 11:42:58   Subject: RAW files
When you bought the camera initially, there should be a disc with it, this should contain some basic RAW conversion / editing software ??

Paintshop pro is very good, and the best photo maga
Topic: AditNow 10th Birthday Bash
Barney

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/11/2014 14:51:05   Subject: AditNow 10th Birthday Bash
Splendid...

Hog roast is a good idea, obviously some finacial input required split several ways, i would pay my share :thumbsup:
Topic: CRTT fixed aids
Barney

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/11/2014 11:22:58   Subject: CRTT fixed aids
The best approach is to take enough gear to rig it yourself, don't rely on the in-situ ropes etc. It has become a very popular trip and as a result some of the equipment gets damaged frequently.
Topic: Trip planning for 2014
Barney

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 11/12/2013 09:41:54   Subject: Trip planning for 2014
[quote="rufenig"][quote="Barney"]Titan or P8 .......[/quote]

But those are C*ve things arn't they :devil:[/quote]

:-[ they are, but the miners did explore them and they are ver
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