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  1. hrock

    caving sould have boob wetsuit too competition to make you look like a tit.
  2. hrock

    CROW make my mind up time bca ballot papers are here

    yesterday i got a ballot paper though the post. now i have followed things a bit but now i have to make my mind up. its time consuming that there is so much shit mixed up in the good points on uk caving. would be good if some one did a forum filter so i could read 10% of it and get most of it...
  3. hrock

    the Title ?Baron of Cavers?

    hi came upon this in passing in the details of the agent's pack for a Scotch castle "We understand that the Title ?Baron of Cavers? may be available by separate negotiation."
  4. hrock

    naked cave photography compertition!

    hi the first info about this has go up so you can get planning your shots now.
  5. hrock

    lift home from brno convention

    I would like to cycle out to this but i don't think i have the time/money to cycle back so would like a lift in a car if there is one (i will pay and can share the driving if you like) if there is space i would not mind bringing my bike home but if not i am happy to leave most of it there (the...
  6. hrock

    caving tomorrow any one.

    i have packed the kit for the trip tomorrow but it looks like more than 2 people will manage . digging up calcite aven in and out  titan starting at about 0930
  7. hrock

    static/ semi static rope ?

    hi is it my imagination or did i hear of a rope that was static till over loaded at witch point the static strands of its core broke and it behaved much like the semi static rope that we know. if this dose exist what is it called,  who makes it and what is it like? if this does not exist...
  8. hrock

    Pros and Cons of Different Bolts

    ok the pros and cons of different bolts expansions: very quick to fit and can be used at once, work well in good rock, but can not be removed if bolt replacement is needed p bolt and the new slimier spec bolts: time consuming to fit ans can not be used striate away, will cope ith sightly...
  9. hrock

    fixed rigging spesificly calcite aven, peak caven

    i was up there yesterday and was glad to see the ropes have been changed (i have been meaning to do this for some time) there are 2 or 3 changes to it all though some i like (rethreaded alpine butterflys always worth the effort on fixed rigging) but the new bolts dont seem to have made things...
  10. hrock

    Standardisation of some caving statements eg. i can do srt

    so we have all done a trip that some one said was not tight and found it to be a lie (or the other way round if your skiny) this is easy to solve you look at the person telling you it is small. but i have met a few people who say i can do srt and only quite some time in to the trip do they...
  11. hrock

    tonight 16th march digging down titan

    hi i am keen to go and do a quick bit of digging tonight up an aven about 15mins off the bottom of titan back out titan too. its capping and mud moving the aven is about 15m free climb but not hard and has several dog legs so if you fall you will bounce lots and only get a bit broken not...
  12. hrock

    wanted 50mm cable ducting

    hi i am looking for some 50mm cable ducting (any colour) even lengths as short as 3-4m would be useful but full 50m roles will be excepted too so if you see some one digging holes in the road and...
  13. hrock

    the peak expedition

    As most of you know there is going to be another peak expedition this year as we had such a good time last year. Its from the 10th June - 26th June you can come for as much or as little as you like. The joining form is up online so you can download it and fill it in to let us know when your...
  14. hrock

    meter o2 or co2 or beter still both please

    hi just asking incase any one has a gas meter that will do these things that i could borow to take to a grim (but clean) dig i am off there tomorrow but i am keen to get the dater any time in the future. dont say try nick he has one that dose lots of gasses but not o2 or co2 idealy i would...
  15. hrock

    hairy scary will from manchester

    hairy scary will seems to have been doing some advert work it looks just like him. only any good if you know the guy i gess
  16. hrock

    free bca funded checc srt training in March 10

    Advanced SRT Training Course Dates: Weekend of 20-21st March 2010 Location: Sheffield and Peak District Candidates must be personally competent at SRT and sort out full caving kit for the weekend themselves. This course is aimed at people who are running trips, training others SRT, and keen...
  17. hrock

    cavers based in sheffield

    Hi Dennis jump of the "jump suit" will be doing a measure up and taking orders in Sheffield on Sunday 13th at 7:30pm and just in case there is a queue we have arranged it to be in a pub so there is something to do while you wait. see you in the cobden view pub (on cobden view road just off...
  18. hrock

    good press, the uni like us? good but unherd of

    for to day only (i think) suss has made the front page of the uni web site so have a look at it would seem they like us again.  and good press for caving also a rare thing 
  19. hrock

    bag spelling

    hi Olny srmat poelpe can raed this. I cdnuolt blveiee that I cluod aulaclty  uesdnatnrd what I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig  to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in what oredr the ltteers in a word are, the olny iprmoatnt tihng is that...
  20. hrock

    no non prebooked entry?

    i have just hard that this year there will be no unbooked entrance alowed. which is a bumer if your planing to turn up with out aranging it first. can any one confurm this. henry