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Posts by steve turbo

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Topic: Thursday nighters - 18th February
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/02/2016 09:06:19   Subject: Thursday nighters - 18th February
welcome back llion,about time too.hopefully see you out soon.;D
Topic: croesor mine access
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/02/2016 22:44:01   Subject: croesor mine access
[quote="Ian A"]OMG ... you are a female ?????? :blink:[/quote] :lol:
Topic: croesor mine access
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/02/2016 22:36:42   Subject: croesor mine access
yes i see ian,thanks.i forgot to delete this .blonde moment:angel:
Topic: croesor mine access
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/02/2016 20:27:55   Subject: croesor mine access
hi group ,does anybody know who to speak to or ring to get access to croesor by vehicle please ,asking for a diving group ...;D
Topic: Gear review: Camp Turbochest
steve turbo

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 24/11/2015 23:20:38   Subject: Gear review: Camp Turbochest
im not sure i like the sound of this ,camp turbo chest .i need a name change on here
:o
Topic: Gresford colliery disaster - original newspaper reports
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 12/11/2015 14:31:37   Subject: Gresford colliery disaster - original newspaper reports
if you go on facebook there is a group on there about the disaster , ask on there they will know
Topic: SRT set up conundrum.
steve turbo

Forum: SRT Equipment & Training   Posted: 11/09/2015 08:55:48   Subject: SRT set up conundrum.
it could just be another caver willy waving..:guns:
Topic: Hello Everyone,
steve turbo

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 23/08/2015 22:38:49   Subject: Hello Everyone,
hi kate ,welcome to the loony bin,;D we are not all nutters ...honest:angel:
Topic: Underground parking
steve turbo

Forum: North America   Posted: 25/04/2015 08:29:03   Subject: Underground parking
[quote="Joanne"][quote="J25GTi"]
I don't understand. What this "permission". Business is?[/quote]

"Permission". Don't you guys have that word over there? It means sneaking in when no o
Topic: Hello from out in Las Vegas Nevada
steve turbo

Forum: New recruits!   Posted: 23/04/2015 17:59:12   Subject: Hello from out in Las Vegas Nevada
hi joanne,welcome to adit now ... not seen you on facebook for a while hope you are well ....
Topic: Cambrian Slate Mine bad air discovered in one chamber
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 29/03/2015 17:49:24   Subject: Cambrian Slate Mine bad air discovered in one chamber
[quote="NewStuff"][quote="dwarrowdelf"]Bad air has also been detected in Penarth slate mine which I'm fairly sure is in the same slate formation. I think Hydrogen Sulphide has been suspected there, t
Topic: Life of a lithium ion battery?
steve turbo

Forum: Lamps & Lighting   Posted: 25/03/2015 17:15:00   Subject: Life of a lithium ion battery?
from personal experience of ultrafire 18650 batterys ,do not use this crap. if bought with their brand of charger they go on fire .very lucky i forgot my wallet one day ,or no more flat for me . :lol:
Topic: Moel Fferna
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 24/12/2014 00:06:28   Subject: Moel Fferna
hello group ,i had a walk up to the mine today ,met with a group of explorers ??? they said they are going to lease mine off land owner for a new venture ? when asked about this they were a little she
Topic: Corin's Cwmorthin Waterwheel
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/06/2014 22:07:33   Subject: Corin's Cwmorthin Waterwheel
[quote="Vanoord"]It's a massive mine and a very small dynamo.

Don't see a problem there![/quote well said vanoord, on the rubbish subject ,any i or any of my fellow explorers in north wale
Topic: Moel Fferna Trip?
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 18/06/2014 14:24:43   Subject: moel fferna trip ?
i have a decent 26ft ladder ,will that do .if so i will take it up soon .
Topic: Moel Fferna Trip?
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 09/06/2014 22:25:24   Subject: moel fferna trip ?
[quote="Llion"]
Yeah im in Steve, as long as...

1. you come and get me
2. you carry me up there
3. you carry me around all day
4. you carry me out
5. you brin
Topic: Moel Fferna Trip?
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 08/06/2014 00:19:15   Subject: moel fferna trip ?
ok a bit of interest ;D ok lets sort dates when we all can make it
Topic: Moel Fferna Trip?
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/06/2014 00:28:33   Subject: moel fferna trip ?
i want to take mrs turbo ,non srt for her thou .. firemans pole :o for her ,and winch out :lol:
Topic: Moel Fferna Trip?
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 05/06/2014 23:13:50   Subject: Moel Fferna Trip?
is there any interest in a trip to moel fferna this year ?
Topic: Van's Fenix offers revisited
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 23/05/2014 11:17:24   Subject: Van's Fenix offers revisited
no sorry needed newstuff ,fenix is quality kit .i only got this 3 xml to see if its good ,its ok but its chinese at the end of the day .... tk 35 very nice .wish i had pennys to get one :)
Topic: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/05/2014 22:55:15   Subject: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
was there a mine explorer living in the area by penarth ? any body remember their name ....
Topic: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 18/05/2014 23:44:10   Subject: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
they are probably watching this thread with amusement :) mr plod cant do anything ,nor gives a shxt either .. its enough to make me hang my helmet up . >:( i might try golf next :curse:
Topic: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 18/05/2014 11:35:17   Subject: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
i was there when it was found in this state ,it was cut with grinder , i do give a fxxk about these thieving twxts but unless they get caught doing the deed there is not much we all can do ...
Topic: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 17/05/2014 18:40:11   Subject: Penarth - Trolley vandalised
portable grinder ,where have i heard one of these has been used to vandalise another mine recently :(
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/05/2014 22:06:58   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
[quote="llay101"]Sorry I didn't show up chaps, I got as far as Pentrefoelas and turned round due to the rain.

I fancied another look round Rhosydd but not enough to get **** soaked wet.[/qu
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/05/2014 15:47:08   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
thanks sinker for putting that info on the trip :thumbsup: if i dont see you all at cafe i will see you all somewhere inbetween the cafe and rhosydd .... see you all tommoro :thumbup:
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/05/2014 16:24:58   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
if we have time and energy ,we may look in conglog on way there or back .....if anybody interested :)
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 08/05/2014 10:24:37   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
[quote="Willy Eckerslyke"][quote="steve turbo"]9am ,cafe ,anybody late does the trip in the buff , :o ok maybe not ;D[/quote]
Do you mean 9am for a massive fry-up followed by an 11am start for
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 8th May
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 07/05/2014 23:00:37   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 8th May
[quote="NewStuff"][quote="steve turbo"]the mine in trevor is very dodgy ,lot of coal in it and gas ,not recommended . i will have another look in there again soon .just need another nutter with me :l
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/05/2014 19:03:33   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
9am ,cafe ,anybody late does the trip in the buff , :o ok maybe not ;D
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 07/05/2014 11:12:24   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
i seen speedy getting up there to put the rope in ,he used a chisel i had in my bag to hang off too :blink: he is a funny man :lol:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 8th May
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/05/2014 23:26:40   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 8th May
probably you phil :angel:
Topic: Thursday Nighters - 8th May
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/05/2014 23:20:29   Subject: Thursday Nighters - 8th May
the mine in trevor is very dodgy ,lot of coal in it and gas ,not recommended . i will have another look in there again soon .just need another nutter with me :lol:
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 06/05/2014 23:14:44   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
i was on the trip into the eastern bit ,no worrys we wont get lost ;D i hope :tongue:
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/05/2014 00:08:12   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
[quote="Donstuart"]I think I can make next Sunday.

Let's see if see we can rustle up some more takers :thumbsup:

Steve - Have you got a copy of Speedy's sketch of the Eastern r
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/05/2014 22:07:36   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
[quote="Donstuart"]Well now.

With the exception of Willy Eckerslyke, I'm definitely underwhelmed with the response of all you keen mine explorers!
:thumbdown:
Are you all garden
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/05/2014 18:55:24   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
i have no dates in mind ,but its not going to be this bank holiday for me . so sort a date between those that are interested :)
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/05/2014 19:45:00   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
any more takers for a safe trip to rhosydd ::) no dodgy bits i promise :o
Topic: trip to rhosydd ?????
steve turbo

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 29/04/2014 10:08:37   Subject: trip to rhosydd ?????
is anybody interested in a adit now trip to rhosydd sometime this year , all the way to croesor and then to the dodgy bit ?? ;D
Topic: Victorian Costume Trip - 26/04/2014
steve turbo

Forum: Events   Posted: 28/04/2014 19:17:21   Subject: Victorian Costume Trip - 26/04/2014
[quote="TheBogieman"]Brilliant trip - Cwm is always awe inspiring but even more so doing it the Victorian way - with candles and oil lamps.

Glad I found the small caban otherwise you'd have
Topic: Victorian Costume Trip - 26/04/2014
steve turbo

Forum: Events   Posted: 26/04/2014 23:47:29   Subject: Victorian Costume Trip - 26/04/2014
looks like you all had a good trip ,the smell of the lamps was good too ,oh the great smell of food by the 34 incline was amazing ... good to meet new people :thumbsup:
Topic: full srt kit for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 30/09/2013 20:06:11   Subject: full srt kit for sale
im selling my srt kit due to not doing any for a long time . includes everything needed for srt including 2 stops ,loads of crabs ,ali and steel ones . ascender ,croll digger harness ,50mtr 10mm stati
Topic: books for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 04/09/2013 20:36:48   Subject: books for sale
rhosydd book is yours owain ,, pm address to me :)
Topic: books for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 02/09/2013 12:44:24   Subject: books for sale
i have now found out you cannot srt in the dark ,its dangerous :o
Topic: books for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 01/09/2013 00:48:26   Subject: books for sale
the rhosydd book is by mjt lewis ,j.h .denton . very interesting read . :)
Topic: books for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 31/08/2013 22:19:46   Subject: books for sale
got no links on them ,they are all by nigel shepherd if that helps ...
Topic: books for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 31/08/2013 21:48:14   Subject: books for sale
hello group ..i have a few books for sale ..rhosydd slate quarry 1974 issue ,good condition 25 ono ..a copy of llechi slate by mjt lewis very good read on slate mining .offers .. also a manual of mod
Topic: Cwmorthin (above ground) bridge gone
steve turbo

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 30/08/2013 00:30:36   Subject: Cwmorthin (above ground) bridge gone
i brought the subject up a while ago . im not impressed it has collapsed .oh well if whoever owns it had got off their arses sooner this would not have happened . >:(
Topic: books for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 30/06/2013 17:56:44   Subject: books for sale
ok i still got the book on rhosydd slate mine ,and the llechi slate left .if anybody wants them pm me :)
Topic: books for sale
steve turbo

Forum: For Sale! (and wanted / for swap)   Posted: 21/06/2013 13:40:34   Subject: books for sale
hello all ,i bought some books a while back ,have read them so time to sell them on, one copy of rhosydd slate quarry ,offers on that ,one copy of candles to caplamps ,offers too on that .and lastly
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