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by robo
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Tools and Machinery
Topic: Merry tiller major engine
Replies: 6
Views: 87

Re: Merry tiller major engine

I would clean out the carb first then try a new spark plug ,looking at the size of the tynes I thought you would need a 5 or6 h.p.
by robo
Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 148
Views: 2943

Re: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.

Challenge
by robo
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Tools and Machinery
Topic: Small Cultivator
Replies: 6
Views: 102

Re: Small Cultivator

Hi Geoff , I have a mantis with a 25cc Honda engine driving it no wheels but an excellent bit of kit,I used to have a handy electric one no wheels on it but powerful for an electric one ,I left it in my shed down the plot one night along with the generator to drive it and some scrote had them away
by robo
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: Birds, Animals and Livestock
Topic: Chickens...
Replies: 2
Views: 70

Re: Chickens...

If you cherish your garden keep chickens off it, I have mine in a pen it’s not ideal as I can’t move it around ,a lot depends on how many chickens you want to keep ,as a rule of thumb it’s 2 meters square of run for each chickens to be classed as free range ,I have 12 chickens I only wanted 6 to com...
by robo
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: Tools and Machinery
Topic: Merry tiller major engine
Replies: 6
Views: 87

Re: Merry tiller major engine

What engine is on it at the moment
by robo
Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Allowable exercise
Replies: 38
Views: 604

Re: Allowable exercise

Yesterday I had a phone call telling me I can’t visit my wife until this is all over , I go down the plot each morning to feed the chickens I go early so I don’t see anyone ,I just can’t get myself motivated to do any work the soil has gone from saturated to rock hard due to the strong winds that se...
by robo
Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 148
Views: 2943

Re: Very early Spring Bits and Bobs.

Westi I’ll have a look in my seed box tomorrow when I’m down the plot
by robo
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Goosed!
Replies: 14
Views: 191

Re: Goosed!

Watch the bears don’t get them
by robo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Separarely working together...
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Separarely working together...

I’ve no problem with the nursing home when signing out today I noticed I was the only visitor I’m only allowed in because my wife is terminal even then I have to put an apron and gloves on if any nurse or carer enters her room I have to stand or sit well over 2 meters away until they leave ,they eve...
by robo
Wed Mar 25, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Separarely working together...
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Separarely working together...

Westi ,they can’t get alcohol gel they are even short of toilet rolls
by robo
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Allowable exercise
Replies: 38
Views: 604

Re: Allowable exercise

Aldi this morning had bouncers on the door operating one out one in policy, the cashiers had polycarbonate wrapped around the till
by robo
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Separarely working together...
Replies: 16
Views: 331

Re: Separarely working together...

When I got to the nursing home today to visit my wife I wasn’t allowed to take the dog in which I have done every day so far ,no problem I put him in the back of the car and cut my visit short when I returned to the entrance to sign inn I was given a disposable plastic piny to put on as well as plas...
by robo
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Redouble your efforts or move on?
Replies: 5
Views: 78

Re: Redouble your efforts or move on?

People only show their successes they bury their failures ,Human nature I suppose,I can’t grow carrots no matter how I try last year I used two large tubs one on top of the other the carrots were about three feet from the floor and still got destroyed by root fly
by robo
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Today I went grocery shopping for the first time since the panic started
Replies: 26
Views: 499

Re: Today I went grocery shopping for the first time since the panic started

I called into Aldi today for a few bits everything was calm until one of the staff dropped a pallet full of toilet rolls in the isle they were wrapped in plastic but that lasted around ten seconds as the hoard seen it then attacked it with in twenty seconds it was gone a full pallet load standing ov...
by robo
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: This is social distancing!
Replies: 26
Views: 446

Re: This is social distancing!

I’ve been down the allotment to get the eggs and clean the coup for the second day running not a soul in sight

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