Official "Pay It Forward" thread

Discussion in 'Wanted & Swaps' started by craige, Aug 19, 2017.

  1. Balagan

    Balagan Thru Hiker

    Time to rename this the Official "Pay It Back And Forth" thread. Maybe you should just have a meet up in Stourton or something... ;)
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  2. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

    Aye, I have a suggested a hiking day. Anyone else West Yorks based up for a ramble along the Calderdale skyline?

    I'll have another rummage in the gear boxes, and hold it back until the vultures are circling so we can enjoy the fun.
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  3. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

    OK, next up. A pair of used-once Gents size L WPB lightweight Regatta overtrews. No holes, rips or tears. No side zips to knacker, pop studs at bottom. I've upsized to XL for a bit more leg length, but they're not shorties. 167g in the stuff sack on my scales.

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  4. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

    Torch arrived this morning. Treated to some fresh Panasonic alkalines, a 2mm braided lanyard and a tiny spot of silicone grease on the focus ring. A new favourite thing. Thanks again.

    EDIT to add; if there's no call for the overtrews by tomorrow night I'll find something else.
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  5. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

    OK, let's try this instead. Coleman F1 Lite gas lantern. Warms a tent up quick while providing illumination. A thrifty 88g. Unused in the box with spare mantle and instructions.

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    Last edited: Apr 15, 2018
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  6. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    Yes please mate if it's still available.

    I'll have a look tomorrow and see what other goodies I have spare
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  7. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

  8. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    Ok, finally had time to rummage through my stuff and have these 3 lots for offer. 15240499432391564640371.jpg 15240503362511164347472.jpg 15240504175671305835223.jpg

    1st is a selection of pots, dropper bottles, 2 x Coghlans squeeze tubes, Light My Fire collapsible cup, Evernew 1.5l bladder and a Sawyer Squeeze bag, cleaning syringe and I think the grey "straw" came with it too but not sure.

    All unused as far as I recall. I won't pass on the Sawyer mini filter itself as I can't guarantee it's been kept properly but maybe the bits are of use to someone. All can go as a job lot.

    2nd a pair of Trekmates Goretex Ankle Gaiters, size- One Size.

    These have a bit of wear but still in good condition.

    3rd, a bag of Tyvek Overshoes. No idea how many are left but there is a LOT! Size 42-46.

    If no interest I'll keep looking for other stuff that might be of use to folks.

    Cheers

    KP
  9. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    (Unsurprisingly) no takers.

    Am on nights but will have a look for alternatives on Monday
  10. paul

    paul Thru Hiker

    Im surprised that first bundle hasnt gone, lots of useful bits in there. I think a lot of folk dont take stuff as they fear they dont have anything to offer thats swanky enough but thats not the point of the thread. id just leave it up until it gets taken. Its not a race :)
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  11. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    The Tyvek boots were useful to go over my down boots for forays into the night from my tent but could only seem to get them in bulk!

    Cool, will leave it up a bit.. have some LED USB lights I can add in too... pics later
  12. Taz38

    Taz38 Thru Hiker

    Just bought a whole sawyer set up :(, and I have gaiters. Good stuff for someone.
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  13. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

    I was just telling @Shewie on friday evening about the Coghlans squeeze tubes I bought as a teenager. Great for poaching jam and marg from me mam's kitchen for my frequent forays to the dales and lakes.
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  14. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    Coleman F1 Latern picked up from local office today- great wee thing- cheers
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  15. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

    May it light your evening but not burn your tent down KP.
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  16. Gadget

    Gadget Thru Hiker

    Do you need to be wary of Carbon Monoxide?
    Wouldn't want you to wake up dead.
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  17. Diddi

    Diddi Thru Hiker

    .
    Why ya think he got rid :D;)
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  18. Shewie

    Shewie Administrator Staff Member


    Can I take the tyvek overshoes if still available please KP
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  19. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    Absolutely mate. Will post tomorrow... not sure I still have your address so drop me a PM please bud
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  20. Rog Tallbloke

    Rog Tallbloke Thru Hiker

    A little CO never hurt anyone (who ensured some ventilation) :wacky:
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  21. Shewie

    Shewie Administrator Staff Member

    I'll offer up a Thermarest Inflater Doodar or stove from my earlier post, or five 10ml squeezy bottles same as these
  22. Dave V

    Dave V Moderator Staff Member

    Lets try and get this moving again, if still on offer I will take the bottles.

    On offer will be either the Knot bug bivy I offered before or an Alpkit Numo/Kumo sleeping mat, I cannot remember which model it is.
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  23. Shewie

    Shewie Administrator Staff Member

    I forgot all about this

    All yours Dave, are you still at the same address or have you migrated north of the wall now?
  24. Dave V

    Dave V Moderator Staff Member

    Still south matey, we hope to get the keys to our place in Scotland in two to three weeks now :)

    I’ll post a pic of the sleeping pad with weight in a while, I can’t work out which model it is so it will be called ‘Black Alpkit Sleeping Pad’ non insulated, weight tbc ;-)
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  25. Bopdude

    Bopdude Section Hiker

    @Dave Vaughan

    Could I take the Knot Bivvy please, in exchange I'll offer up the 3F UL Gear Solomid-type affair complete with a mesh inner I got from the P.I.F thread 2 pages back post #182
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