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Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 12th September 2006, 22:01
Replies: 13
Views: 1,984
Posted By Tinca
If you decide to go down this route buy the...

If you decide to go down this route buy the cheapest nastiest wood chisel you can find,something from the far east with the hardness of a snickers bar....or buy 20 files:p
I think the ruler idea was...
Forum: Mammals Tuesday 12th September 2006, 21:30
Replies: 17
Views: 20,151
Posted By Tinca
Thank you all for your recollections and...

Thank you all for your recollections and thoughts,even the grisly ones:)
We have all(probably)heard the derogatory term "tree rat" whenever squirrels come into a conversation.The body mass of...
Forum: Mammals Sunday 10th September 2006, 22:17
Replies: 17
Views: 20,151
Posted By Tinca
Cats and Squirrels

Watched my cat watch a squirrel(grey)tonight.Neither seemed to be anxious at the others presence,at about 20yds apart.Are squirrels too much like hard work to catch or are they able to fight back...
Forum: Mammals Sunday 10th September 2006, 22:07
Replies: 19
Views: 2,836
Posted By Tinca
Appol's for being slightly off topic,fishermen...

Appol's for being slightly off topic,fishermen the length and breadth of the signals range are killing them on sight.Thats a lot of people actually out there with muddy fingers.It will almost...
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Saturday 14th January 2006, 14:12
Replies: 1,047
Views: 47,653
Posted By Tinca
New to garden feeding,always thought our 2 cats...

New to garden feeding,always thought our 2 cats would be a problem,now wishing i'd started years ago.
A fat ball,peanut cage and seed mix feeder for a week now,hanging on the washing line,permanent...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 2nd November 2005, 09:30
Replies: 6
Views: 3,534
Posted By Tinca
The local angling club i belong to (Newport...

The local angling club i belong to (Newport Pagnell) have applied for and been granted a license to shoot a set number of cormorants on their waters,needless to say i wont be renewing my...
Forum: Outdoor Clothing Wednesday 2nd November 2005, 09:06
Replies: 77
Views: 12,151
Posted By Tinca
Has anyone tried electrically heated socks etc?I...

Has anyone tried electrically heated socks etc?I have a jacket that plugs into a socket on my bike and its lovely and snug but dont know anyone with battery powered kit.

My gut feeling is that these...
Forum: Outdoor Clothing Monday 31st October 2005, 07:29
Replies: 77
Views: 12,151
Posted By Tinca
Mm,i've been near to tears in wellies in...

Mm,i've been near to tears in wellies in winter,ive never worn anything worse for keeping my feet warm.Stable boots,half welly half boot and well lined might be a better compromise if on a tight...
Forum: Outdoor Clothing Sunday 30th October 2005, 09:40
Replies: 77
Views: 12,151
Posted By Tinca
Sealskinz socks,about 20 quid a pair bought for...

Sealskinz socks,about 20 quid a pair bought for me and never looked back,superb.If mobility isnt an issue take a look at boom 80 boots,made for fishermen and superbly warm even for those like me...
Forum: TV & Radio Alert For Birding, Nature and Other Wildlife Thursday 27th October 2005, 16:50
Replies: 193
Views: 11,394
Posted By Tinca
Did anyone see the little series of progs he did...

Did anyone see the little series of progs he did with Kate Humble?Okay,it was all basic stuff that most of us know anyway but if it got even a couple of dozen folk interested it was well...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 19th October 2005, 12:48
Replies: 17
Views: 11,384
Posted By Tinca
I've gone a bit further down that road and dont...

I've gone a bit further down that road and dont visit reserves at all any more.It wasnt a concious decision,just kinda drifted away from it.Even midweek hides are rarely empty and i cant stand the...
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 18th October 2005, 18:15
Replies: 17
Views: 11,384
Posted By Tinca
I think there are twitchers and birdwatchers,with...

I think there are twitchers and birdwatchers,with an obvious grey area between.I dont mean to be small minded,finger pointy or anything like that but pure twitching seems to be very...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 18th October 2005, 18:00
Replies: 29
Views: 2,294
Posted By Tinca
Wahay!!i signed too late it seems but what...

Wahay!!i signed too late it seems but what fantastic news!!!
HUUUUUGE congrats to Crowfoot :clap:
Forum: Mammals Tuesday 18th October 2005, 17:43
Replies: 8
Views: 2,138
Posted By Tinca
Ps.Ditch the guide book! |=)|

Ps.Ditch the guide book! |=)|
Forum: Mammals Tuesday 18th October 2005, 17:41
Replies: 8
Views: 2,138
Posted By Tinca
Thanks for posting those ,mike.I have a real soft...

Thanks for posting those ,mike.I have a real soft spot for Roe,when i see them it nearly always takes me back to the thrill of getting close when i was a lad.
He does have a wobbly head after...
Forum: Mammals Tuesday 18th October 2005, 13:36
Replies: 8
Views: 2,138
Posted By Tinca
Is it just perspective or does he have a wonky...

Is it just perspective or does he have a wonky left antler?Nice shot though,looks like hes scented you and just about to do the off!
Forum: Binoculars Friday 14th October 2005, 22:12
Replies: 20
Views: 7,093
Posted By Tinca
1.No 2.No 3.Yes,Once 4.Yes,Once

1.No
2.No
3.Yes,Once
4.Yes,Once
Forum: Your Birding Day Thursday 13th October 2005, 20:33
Replies: 19
Views: 5,147
Posted By Tinca
Thanks for the update mudman,i know you fellas do...

Thanks for the update mudman,i know you fellas do some daft hours but if you could find time to keep posting there are literally hundreds of us would be interested in your obs,take care.
...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Thursday 13th October 2005, 16:11
Replies: 17
Views: 4,971
Posted By Tinca
I really want to get a GPS system for the car...

I really want to get a GPS system for the car (moving to Milton Keynes in a couple of weeks - I NEED ONE !!)


HI metermaid,,dont know about gps but,Mk devours tyres and suspension so build it into...
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 13th October 2005, 12:34
Replies: 15
Views: 2,375
Posted By Tinca
Resident gang in the village i live in,like to...

Resident gang in the village i live in,like to nest in chimney pots(quite noisy,even though they were in next doors this year!).
Forum: Your Birding Day Thursday 13th October 2005, 09:15
Replies: 19
Views: 5,147
Posted By Tinca
Fascinating stuff mudman,must relieve the boredom...

Fascinating stuff mudman,must relieve the boredom a bit.
How about taking a camera to work with you?It would be interesting to see the environment you work in,and some of the birdlife too?
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 12th October 2005, 19:10
Replies: 15
Views: 1,950
Posted By Tinca
Hello Dave, I would be surprised if there werent...

Hello Dave,
I would be surprised if there werent any roe in your area.I live within a few miles of the woburn estate where the water deer etc. originally escaped from way back when the landed gentry...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Tuesday 11th October 2005, 17:56
Replies: 4
Views: 1,039
Posted By Tinca
6.Does about 35mps( miles per starling). 7.Tax...

6.Does about 35mps( miles per starling).

7.Tax exempt,but all contributions to welfare accepted.

8.The "I see you" laser death stare is considerably softened when watcher wears rspb or similar...
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 11th October 2005, 17:43
Replies: 15
Views: 1,950
Posted By Tinca
Wonder if muntjac deer in an area reduce possible...

Wonder if muntjac deer in an area reduce possible number of natives,ie.Roe?

Have been barked at(BOHH!)by Inquisitive/territorial roe buck in the dark when walking back quietly from a hide.He was...
Forum: Trees, Flowers, Plants and Shrubs Monday 10th October 2005, 06:43
Replies: 10
Views: 1,386
Posted By Tinca
Thx yaffle,i think you are spot on.It was nagging...

Thx yaffle,i think you are spot on.It was nagging me all night!Knew i'd seen this or similar leaved shrubby tree,DOH! just about expresses how i feel. :brains:

Could this pin down your moth...
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