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  1. daft_biker replied to the thread Focus blending on new Fuji X T30.

    Interesting feature. Couple of degrees of tilt might have done the same job quicker though? Shift to keep the sensor vertically aligned...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 8:11 AM
  2. daft_biker replied to the thread Cynic or realist?.

    Or sending hundreds of pounds of month abroad for an extra 10mpg on something to drive to the shops to buy stuff that has a 50% chance...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 8:59 PM
  3. daft_biker liked GeoffR's post in the thread Cynic or realist?.

    Fixed that for you, well partly. The loss of manufacturing employment would, to some extent, be offset by an increase in employment in...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 8:38 PM
  4. daft_biker liked Catriona's post in the thread Cynic or realist?.

    and how much control have we on the production abroad? We pay lip service to it. The global scenario is the one which has got us in the...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 7:43 PM
  5. daft_biker replied to the thread Cynic or realist?.

    Isn't that more China and the USA's problem now?

    Jul 17, 2019 at 7:03 PM
  6. daft_biker replied to the thread Anyone know about handheld GPS?.

    £30 probably gets a used Android phone you can use Google maps on. Without a simcard and data connection you will have to download maps...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:13 PM
  7. daft_biker liked SqueamishOssifrage's post in the thread Cynic or realist?.

    You have entirely missed my point. This is not a blame-game - it is an attempt to start putting things right, but what god's name can...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 5:40 PM
  8. daft_biker replied to the thread Cynic or realist?.

    In a week that I've been moaned at by a pheasant farmer/shoot organiser for walking my dogs? Good!;):D

    Jul 17, 2019 at 12:49 PM
  9. daft_biker replied to the thread Cynic or realist?.

    I think we should plant trees and create carbon storing biomass everywhere we can.....bit like what nature would do if left to it's own...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 12:14 PM
  10. daft_biker liked MJB's post in the thread Cynic or realist?.

    Perhaps that's the problem.

    Jul 17, 2019 at 11:50 AM
  11. daft_biker liked Dan S's post in the thread Something I found interesting.

    If you ever find out, I'd be interested to know. We're you tempted to stand in the middle?

    Jul 16, 2019 at 7:03 PM
  12. daft_biker liked SqueamishOssifrage's post in the thread Time to put the "Special Relationship on Hold".

    Having motorcycled around Tennessee some, I reckon up in the mountains there are more folks know where Lynchburg is than Africa. The...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:43 PM
  13. daft_biker liked Malcolm_Stewart's post in the thread Inside The ILFORD Factory (YouTube).

    Thanks for putting that up. I used to drive past the factory quite often ~20 years ago, taking my late aunt from her home in Cheadle...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:39 PM
  14. daft_biker replied to the thread Inside The ILFORD Factory (YouTube).

    You are welcome Malcolm. The video was only posted a few days ago so hopefully will be new and of interest to others here.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:39 PM
  15. daft_biker liked dream_police's post in the thread Inside The ILFORD Factory (YouTube).

    That's where I used to work 1984-1987. Half of it is now a housing estate.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 2:55 PM