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Posts by Earth Worm Jim

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Topic: Wrexham area thursday nighters?
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 25/01/2012 06:43:45   Subject: Wrexham area thursday nighters?
Yet another change of job (this time for a while). Means that I can do stuff on Thursdays nights.
Topic: Competition entry - Earth Worm Jim
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: The 2011 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 27/10/2011 18:31:35   Subject: Competition entry - Earth Worm Jim
[quote="Cat_Bones"]Is the middle pic Maenofferen? The bottom one Cambrian?[/quote]

Yes and yes, the 1st one is Cambrian as well.
Topic: Competition entry - Earth Worm Jim
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: The 2011 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 27/10/2011 12:25:24   Subject: Competition entry - Earth Worm Jim
[link]Cambrian-Slate-Mine-2-User-Album-Image-68515[linkphoto]Cambrian-Slate-Mine-2-User-Album-Image-68515[/linkphoto][/link]

[link]Maenofferen-Slate-Mine-User-Album-Image-68516[linkphoto]Ma
Topic: Hendre Spar Calcite Mine
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 10/10/2011 07:33:42   Subject: Hendre Spar Calcite Mine
[quote="simonrl"]

When did you take them? Here's the state of play as of 08/10/2011...

[/quote]

End of August, beginning of September.
Topic: Hendre Spar Calcite Mine
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 06/10/2011 00:00:43   Subject: Hendre Spar Calcite Mine
NewStuff has asked me to post these.

[photo]Hendre-Fluorite-Mine-2-User-Album-Image-67315[/photo]

[photo]Hendre-Fluorite-Mine-2-User-Album-Image-67316[/photo]
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 04/04/2011 00:31:21   Subject: SRT training days
[quote="sinker"]

:lol: All I can say in my defense is that it was a VERY uneven floor.....and there was some serious bounce in that rope.... :angel:

[/quote]

That wa
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/04/2011 21:39:40   Subject: SRT training days
[youtube]L5TUYqdG9u8[/youtube]
Climbing on the furniture.

[youtube]4OlU40SLkEQ[/youtube]
Gently touching down.

[youtube]aGQnLa0YPhU[/youtube]
Not a happy NewStuff!
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 03/04/2011 12:31:15   Subject: SRT training days
Not many photos but the video should be up today. ;-)
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 02/04/2011 22:30:15   Subject: SRT training days
Fanflippingtastic!!!

Morning session as has already been said is great fun climbing over wardrobes and hanging off ropes. I learned a huge amount and our instructor is no slouch and really
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/04/2011 20:58:37   Subject: SRT training days
[quote="sinker"]
I can fit you both in no probs. PM me with p/u details.

....Lister;~)[/quote]

EWJ & Newstuff.....Let me know if you don't need picking up now? :thumbup:[/qu
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/04/2011 18:12:09   Subject: SRT training days
[quote="Lister"]Anyone need a lift tomorrow? I'm coming from Chester area.

...Lister;~)[/quote]

How many can you fit in?

Edit: NewStuff and myself are only down the ro
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 01/04/2011 16:24:28   Subject: SRT training days
Toppo take it easy dude and get well!
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/03/2011 19:28:42   Subject: SRT training days
[quote="RockChick"][quote="Earth Worm Jim"]Question; the underground bit, is there any details? How wet is it e.t.c.

I don't want to be caring more gear then I need to.
[/quote]
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Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 30/03/2011 11:32:55   Subject: SRT training days
Question; the underground bit, is there any details? How wet is it e.t.c.

I don't want to be caring more gear then I need to.
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 29/03/2011 00:20:32   Subject: SRT training days
Sorry to be a pain but the problem that was a problem isn't a problem now. :) I'm ok for the 2nd again.
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/03/2011 16:33:03   Subject: SRT training days
It's looking a little doubtful if I'm going to be able to make it. :(
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 23/03/2011 09:36:46   Subject: SRT training days
I can bring spare shiny.
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 18/03/2011 21:52:29   Subject: SRT training days
I'd better get a few days in the gym so my twig like arms and my stick like legs don't embarrass me.
Topic: 3800mAh AA batteries
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/02/2011 22:22:30   Subject: 3800mAh AA batteries
If you look at the feedback you'll see that there has been complaints about batteries. One on the 13 Feb and another 3 Jan.

As for the positive feedback, how many people off the street und
Topic: Moel Fferna Photography Trip - 19/02/2011
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 20/02/2011 17:36:25   Subject: New event added 'Moel Fferna Photography Trip' on 19/02/2011 at 10:00
It was good to get back in there, see some new and old faces.
Topic: Moel Fferna Photography Trip - 19/02/2011
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 17/02/2011 22:43:08   Subject: New event added 'Moel Fferna Photography Trip' on 19/02/2011 at 10:00
[quote="NewStuff"][quote="simonrl"]Does anybody have a tripod I could borrow for Saturday please :lol: :-[ I left mine behind with somebody else on the Cwmorthin lamplight trip :lol:[/quote]
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Topic: Moel Fferna Photography Trip - 19/02/2011
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 17/02/2011 14:06:15   Subject: New event added 'Moel Fferna Photography Trip' on 19/02/2011 at 10:00
Oh yes!
Topic: Moel Fferna Photography Trip - 19/02/2011
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 17/02/2011 13:10:59   Subject: New event added 'Moel Fferna Photography Trip' on 19/02/2011 at 10:00
I've got a spare one if you want.
Topic: Could somebody test please?
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Site Updates, Suggestions & Corrections   Posted: 17/02/2011 10:53:53   Subject: Could somebody test please?
I'll stick some up from yesterday mooch.

Edit: looks like the batch photo uploader works fine Simon.
Topic: TV Last Night
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 02/02/2011 17:19:27   Subject: TV Last Night
This is where is starts.

[url]http://www.bbc.co.uk/i/y6gb5/?t=16m04s[/url]
Topic: SRT training days
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/01/2011 18:06:42   Subject: SRT training days
For £30 I'm interested in a refresher!
Topic: 2010 PHOTO COMPETITION RESULTS
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: The 2010 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 18/01/2011 23:36:10   Subject: 2010 PHOTO COMPETITION RESULTS
Well done everyone.
Topic: Photo Comp Results
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: The 2010 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 18/01/2011 14:03:26   Subject: Photo Comp Results
Simon never actual said which Monday! ;)
Topic: Pelicase for DSLR
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 13/01/2011 17:21:18   Subject: Pelicase for DSLR
[quote="edd"][quote="Earth Worm Jim"]This the one I've got and I'm very happy with it.

[url]http://www.jitpak.com/exp2214-explorer-case-47-p.asp[/url][/quote]

Hmm not bad price i
Topic: Photo Comp Results
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: The 2010 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 13/01/2011 17:19:05   Subject: Photo Comp Results
I can't hold my breath for much longer. :tongue:
Topic: Competition Entry - NewStuff
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: The 2010 AditNow Photography Competition   Posted: 13/01/2011 17:15:45   Subject: Competition Entry - NewStuff
If the last one wins, your splitting the booty with my and Betty. ;D
Topic: Pelicase for DSLR
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 13/01/2011 17:02:26   Subject: Pelicase for DSLR
This the one I've got and I'm very happy with it.

[url]http://www.jitpak.com/exp2214-explorer-case-47-p.asp[/url]
Topic: Godstone Quarries on BBC2
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: South East England   Posted: 05/01/2011 12:05:38   Subject: Godstone Quarries on BBC2
You looked good.
Topic: New Google Earth feature
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 14/12/2010 11:38:05   Subject: New Google Earth feature
[quote="grahami"]

PS Had anyone noticed the new interface for Old-Maps which alllows you to go to full zoom on ALL the versions of maps they hold (and you can put it on full screen, not jus
Topic: Edwardian Farm
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 09/12/2010 18:18:26   Subject: Edwardian Farm
I quite enjoyed it. Sod drilling my hand, the shaker table was cool.
Topic: Mine exploring first aid kit?
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 06/12/2010 16:39:59   Subject: Mine exploring first aid kit?
[quote="lab rat"]and i guess if you cut yourself, you stab yourself with the cig end to stop blood flow!! :ohmygod: [/quote]

No don't be silly, you use the wrapping from the pies as a dress
Topic: Mine exploring first aid kit?
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 06/12/2010 15:37:49   Subject: Mine exploring first aid kit?
When me and the boys go a mooching we leave to first aid kit at home and just take pies and smokes.
Topic: Drakelow (shadow factory / Cold War bunker) Trip - April 9th
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 02/12/2010 11:06:24   Subject: Drakelow (shadow factory / Cold War bunker) - Sign Up / Master List
Go on then you can stick my name down.
Topic: Underground video - calling Earth Worm Jim
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 12/11/2010 22:20:07   Subject: Underground video - calling Earth Worm Jim
Yep It's a Vivtar DVR850 and they are lit by Betty the insane helmet lamp.
Topic: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 10/11/2010 02:30:11   Subject: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Still looks like a dog to me. :confused:
Topic: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 09/11/2010 09:31:49   Subject: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
[quote="Vanoord"]I would only exist if Simon had a number of different personalities and felt he had to create an alter-ego... :confused: [/quote]

Maybe you would be more believable if you
Topic: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 08/11/2010 17:43:43   Subject: New event added 'Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010' on 06/11/2010 at 10:00
Real shame Vanoord couldn't make it. :o :tongue:
Topic: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/11/2010 12:48:40   Subject: New event added 'Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010' on 06/11/2010 at 10:00
Couple of the vids from yesterday.

[url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sluS8emNPzg[/url]

[url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFTGyZ_m11M[/url]

Topic: Photo trip - after christmas / new year - thoughts?
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 07/11/2010 12:23:36   Subject: Photo trip - after christmas / new year - thoughts?
Pencil me in for this one.
Topic: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/11/2010 12:21:48   Subject: New event added 'Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010' on 06/11/2010 at 10:00
[img]http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4041/5154184628_2a521529f2_o.jpg[/img]
Topic: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 07/11/2010 00:17:09   Subject: New event added 'Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010' on 06/11/2010 at 10:00
[img]http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1392/5152822142_07db9b731b.jpg[/img]

[img]http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4010/5152212497_c673976ca8.jpg[/img]

[img]http://farm5.static.flickr.
Topic: Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010 - 06/11/2010
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Events   Posted: 06/11/2010 20:13:15   Subject: New event added 'Cwmorthin Incandescent Trip 2010' on 06/11/2010 at 10:00
Was a good do and I'll get some photos up after I've had my steak and some beer.

LED's are so the way to see what your doing!
Topic: Cwmorthin Gate Code
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/11/2010 17:19:22   Subject: Cwmorthin Gate Code
+1 for graphite.
Topic: whats your recommended dslr
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 28/10/2010 15:16:03   Subject: whats your recommended dslr
[quote="mountainpenguin"]All the pro level cameras from canon and nikon are equally well sealed when combineded with pro lenses. [/quote]


Mmm debatable.
You are going to spent a
Topic: whats your recommended dslr
Earth Worm Jim

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 27/10/2010 12:09:53   Subject: whats your recommended dslr
My preference is Pentax, the body seals are unbelievable. Get a WR lens and your good to go.
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