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The iron bridge in Ironbridge

Telford's aqueduct at Froncysllte

Clifton No 4 smoothing plane - had to say that cos I really want one

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Titanium bicycles - smart and understated not like the gawdy carbon frame you get now

Campag group sets, not as efficient as shimano but much more class

Rapha cycling clothes expensive but high performance and again smart and understated

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My wisteria. Another three or four years and it'll flower.

You hope

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My wisteria. Another three or four years and it'll flower.

 

 

sorry mate, we've gone from genuinely cool, through bike gears (wtf?) and now onto plants.

 

 

Mods lock this thread now!!!!!!!

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The lycra running shorts I bought for a fiver from Compass Point's bargain bin (although my wife and daughter disagree).

 

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The lycra running shorts I bought for a fiver from Compass Point's bargain bin (although my wife and daughter disagree).

Where do they think you bought them?

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Emerson, Lake and Palmer!

 

 

Wilson, Kepple and Betty

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Adidas Gazelles

Flip flops and I don't care if everyone disagrees!

Bodyboarding, especially at sunset

Catching barrels

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Bradford's decaying empty sandstone mills could make the coolest flats anywhere in Britain.

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Wilson, Kepple and Betty

One for the teenagers there! :D

 

I've renamed the players on my PC's Hearts game to Wilson, Keppel and Betty.

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Adidas Gazelles

Flip flops and I don't care if everyone disagrees!

Bodyboarding, especially at sunset

Catching barrels

 

I agree.

 

Skimboarding is pretty cool too, although I am carp at it.

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sorry mate, we've gone from genuinely cool, through bike gears (wtf?) and now onto plants.

 

 

Mods lock this thread now!!!!!!!

 

You underestimate the relationship some cyclists have with their cycle(s). While fundamentally a machine to help you get from A to B, a well-designed bike is a thing of beauty. It is also a collection of individual components that have a visual quality of their own.

And that is before you get on the saddle...

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Islay single Malts

 

Panerai watches

 

Pre-regulation Can-Am cars

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The smell of petrol and pipe tobacco.

 

Supreme Badger shaving brushes.

 

Phillies Sweets.

 

Not at the same time I hope!

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The Shinkansen trains

 

Breitling Navitimers

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You underestimate the relationship some cyclists have with their cycle(s). While fundamentally a machine to help you get from A to B, a well-designed bike is a thing of beauty. It is also a collection of individual components that have a visual quality of their own.

And that is before you get on the saddle...

Campagnolo are the epitome of cool. Even their tools are beautifully mafe.

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Supreme Badger shaving brushes.

Why would anyone want to shave a badger?  :blink:

 

Now, if you'd said a beaver, well... :ph34r:

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