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    Good Morning All, Apologies but I won't be able to make it this weekend, I have the OS maps but can't seem to load them onto here as...
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    Oliver G reacted to Billy-o's post in the thread Warden's Knife with Like Like.
    three!
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    Oliver G reacted to The Frightful's post in the thread Warden's Knife with Like Like.
    Well done on acquiring two keepers ;)
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Warden's Knife.
    Just seen this thread from 8 years ago, my girlfriend still carries the gerber suspension with her at work, she is now also my wife and...
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Burnt pan!.
    Being lazy I'm a big fan of chemical cleaning, Caustic soda for organic fouling (carbon and food) and citric acid for non-organic...
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Are Good Manners Dying?.
    I think manners remain mostly intact, or at least haven't changed much in the last 10 years, I still see bus loads of kids thanking...
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    Oliver G posted the thread Time to get legless in Cooking.
    Good Afternoon All, I've just received the dinky little Petromax FT1 that I bought from Knives and tools and was surprised to see that...
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    What about the everlasting matches? they're great for starting feather sticks and are a bit more resilient to the wind. Just be careful...
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Tarred twine / bankline.
    I picked up a roll of this stuff, absolutely cracking, super strong and nice and grippy for prussicks...
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Other Arms bergan.
    PM Sent
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Multi-Tools for Bushcraft?.
    What are you after it doing? There is such a vast variety, it'll be difficult to narrow one down.
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    Oliver G reacted to Robson Valley's post in the thread Most used knots? with Like Like.
    Those are all good. It's just as important to be able to undo the knot when it has been under great tension (and probably soaking wet)...
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Most used knots?.
    I learnt the figure 8 on the bight through climbing and it became second nature, it was difficult to explain to my wife how to tie it...
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Most used knots?.
    As much as I like different knots I tend to not use a great variety while camping, mostly because if they work and I'm tired then I just...
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    Oliver G replied to the thread Canoe touring advice needed..
    There are a few places on the Trent that you can hire a canoe for a couple of days, camp out then they will pick you up at the end, if...