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by Bongopoet
Fri May 01, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: LPG issues
Replies: 7
Views: 1595

Re: LPG issues

Sometimes the pumps take a long time to kick in especially if the supply pressure is low. We visit one pump which can take up to a minute to start filling.
by Bongopoet
Mon Mar 30, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Scotland
Topic: November/December meet?
Replies: 83
Views: 19384

Re: November/December meet?

Went passed it yesterday and it has now been demolished and cleared
by Bongopoet
Mon Feb 16, 2015 10:19 pm
Forum: Scotland
Topic: November/December meet?
Replies: 83
Views: 19384

Re: November/December meet?

Mind you it would not have taken much for it to go up in flames. There was a wee fire in the kitchen one time we were there :( Bit scary. I am surprised it has not been cleared. Maybe the insurance is not paying out
by Bongopoet
Sun Feb 08, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Scotland
Topic: November/December meet?
Replies: 83
Views: 19384

Re: November/December meet?

The cafe at Lochearnhead with the water sports might let us use their car park. They had a fire last year and I don't know if it re-opened. Handy for the pub, Glen Ogle walks and mountain biking. Foot/cycling path back to Strathyre I think. The cafe at Lochearnhead is very much closed and still a b...
by Bongopoet
Sun Feb 08, 2015 7:59 pm
Forum: Bongo Fuel & Performance Issues
Topic: taking an LPG conversion Bongo on the Euro tunnel
Replies: 13
Views: 5039

Re: taking an LPG conversion Bongo on the Euro tunnel

Have you checked the ferry from Newcastle to Amsterdam for the dog?
by Bongopoet
Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Location for Scottish Bongo Bash 2015?
Replies: 53
Views: 9815

Re: Location for Scottish Bongo Bash 2015?

I don't think the average speed cameras will affect journey times at all as when you are going at 40 mile and hour for miles behind a Tesco lorry you really have to be going some to go more than the speed limit!
by Bongopoet
Thu Sep 25, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: Bongo Fuel & Performance Issues
Topic: taking an LPG conversion Bongo on the Euro tunnel
Replies: 13
Views: 5039

Re: taking an LPG conversion Bongo on the Euro tunnel

http://www.dfdsseaways.co.uk/ferry-rout ... et-travel/ This page has really good advice and you can visit your pet if accompanied by a crew member
by Bongopoet
Sun Aug 31, 2014 6:55 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Location for Scottish Bongo Bash 2015?
Replies: 53
Views: 9815

Re: Location for Scottish Bongo Bash 2015?

maybe Mulshy could make a suggestion. He appears to have visited quite a few campsites along the west coast of Scotland over the past year with his dog in tow. Tony Usually avoiding campsites with their "dogs must be kept on a lead" policies! Never stayed at it but how about this one http://www.kin...
by Bongopoet
Sun Aug 31, 2014 6:51 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Location for Scottish Bongo Bash 2015?
Replies: 53
Views: 9815

Re: Location for Scottish Bongo Bash 2015?

Hi It's probably too far north but I can highly recommend Clachtol Beach Campsite. The midges weren't too bad, the beach is lovely and there's whale watching thrown in for free. http://i1056.photobucket.com/albums/t368/saramunro/Mobile%20Uploads/10399982_10152349936577648_6156202222772652327_n.jpg ...
by Bongopoet
Tue May 27, 2014 6:52 pm
Forum: Bongo Camping Equipment
Topic: Mildew removal from roof canvas tips please
Replies: 20
Views: 4887

Re: Mildew removal from roof canvas tips please

We use clove oil. However I am beginning to wonder if applying it before winter might reduce it further
by Bongopoet
Sun May 11, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: Bongo Camping Equipment
Topic: Something to make folded seats more comfy?
Replies: 22
Views: 3341

Re: Something to make folded seats more comfy?

we tend to roll up all the bedding together and keep it on the back seat when we are away. when home again we keep it in the house
by Bongopoet
Sun May 11, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Insurance
Topic: Insurance Nightmare!!!!
Replies: 20
Views: 3281

Re: Insurance Nightmare!!!!

We are unconverted and Admiral insure us
by Bongopoet
Tue May 06, 2014 6:25 pm
Forum: Bongo Camping Equipment
Topic: Something to make folded seats more comfy?
Replies: 22
Views: 3341

Re: Something to make folded seats more comfy?

Seats flat, very thin camping mats, followed by memory foam mattress. and if it is cold a double duvet under you then a double over. Roasty toasty and sooooooo comfy.

Chrissy
by Bongopoet
Thu Feb 20, 2014 10:51 pm
Forum: Scotland
Topic: Red Squirrel Campsite, Glencoe - 22nd/23rd February
Replies: 42
Views: 9352

Re: Red Squirrel Campsite, Glencoe - 22nd/23rd February

Driver+Passengers wrote:
Bongopoet wrote::( sorry guys, not going to make it. I have a load of studying to catch up on
Perhaps I could drop T off with you and pick him up on the way back...?! ;) [-o< [-o< :lol:

And that would do wonders for my studying
by Bongopoet
Thu Feb 20, 2014 8:13 pm
Forum: Scotland
Topic: Red Squirrel Campsite, Glencoe - 22nd/23rd February
Replies: 42
Views: 9352

Re: Red Squirrel Campsite, Glencoe - 22nd/23rd February

:( sorry guys, not going to make it. I have a load of studying to catch up on