DAC Poles

  I had only worked with alloy poles in technical tents when this set arrived last summer and that is what I thought the were.. . . . . Alloy poles can come in a variety of different colours so didn’t think twice. Taking the broken section and the next one along to ‘size them

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YHA

Not the 1st way I expected to try YHA , thought it would be with the family, but a night away without the girls organised by my husband – I’m in! (Summer ’14) Dropped the girls with family and set off , found the building relatively easy, lovely grounds tucked away in the middle of Ledbury and checked

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Summer 2014

I always enjoy a challenge/puzzle – how to figure things out & this summer was no exception.   From DAC poles to Steel Poles, Spring Connectors, 20 year old European tents, Trampoline enclosures,Travel cots, a Postal Service  !! – Enough for me to blog about over the coming months . . . In addition to

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Don’t be fooled by a ferrule !

A ferrule ( The metal connector between fibre glass poles ) affects the overall length of the pole. If you do not take account of how far the pole sits inside the ferrule it will make a difference, particularly on the 3 pole wand I was working on.  A repair had already been done on

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1 Year In ……..

And I’m off . . . .  It works !!  – Cheers Bro 🙂  This year I have had a few ‘funnies’ along the way – meaning non standard repairs – I find each one a puzzle & enjoy trying to ‘crack it’.  Thought I would share repairs as I go, the odd camping trip

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