Eifel Mountains 2018

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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#151 Post by Snod Blatter » Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:03 pm

I'm getting round to the footage, promise.. :oops:

I've sorted out and deleted all the really boring bits, now I just need to choose the best bits and stitch them together. Should be easy but.. Ehh.

Also phwoar look at that TRX! Seems so shiny from a distance :lol:
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#152 Post by Slowlycatchymonkey » Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:14 pm

Great footage :thumb:

Is there a drone you can set to follow you from a set distance? I think a saw a bike (bicycle) gadget geek reviewing one.
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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#153 Post by Igloo » Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:27 pm

Slowlycatchymonkey wrote:
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:14 pm
Great footage :thumb:

Is there a drone you can set to follow you from a set distance? I think a saw a bike (bicycle) gadget geek reviewing one.
The mavic will. But mine is the original so will likely crash into something...

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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#154 Post by bonio » Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:55 am

That put a smile on my face @Igloo. Nice one :thumb:
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#155 Post by Slowlycatchymonkey » Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:17 pm

Igloo wrote:
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:27 pm
Slowlycatchymonkey wrote:
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:14 pm
Great footage :thumb:

Is there a drone you can set to follow you from a set distance? I think a saw a bike (bicycle) gadget geek reviewing one.
The mavic will. But mine is the original so will likely crash into something...
It all sounds rather pricey 😬
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#156 Post by mikestrivens » Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:41 pm

But an ideal accessory for a BMW
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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#157 Post by Bungleaio » Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:19 am

Just having a reminisce and didn't realise there had been more posts and the video. Great work and I don't envy you with the editing.
You can't beat a nice bit of faff

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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#158 Post by Snod Blatter » Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:48 pm

Time for a bit more reminiscing.. Monday to Saturday:








Cor do you remember when the roads were dry?
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#159 Post by mikestrivens » Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:12 pm

The roads around the Peak District were nice and dry today and the temp even got up to 15 degrees.
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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#160 Post by rob m » Sun Feb 17, 2019 12:28 pm

Great videos @Snod Blatter

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It was torture not going anywhere last year but looking forward to getting back to the Eifel in September 8-)

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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#161 Post by Richzx6r » Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:28 pm

Gerontious wrote:
Thu Sep 27, 2018 4:07 pm
The Vercors.. where we went and Le Camping Moto, where we stayed was great.. but the roads were patchy at best. many were truly awful and extremely dodgy. roads masquerading as rivers of gravel.. some that went on and on and on and on. It was very much a last minute decision to go there.. the original intention was to go to the Austrian Alps. But.. sadly the weather over that side was awful and so to the south of France we went following the sun and heat. our experiences there made a return to the Eifel an absolute joy. Theres no comparison. Its definitely made me think twice about ever returning to that part of the world again. Though I would love to try for the Austrian Alps sometime in the future.. even the Dolomites. But our next destination is pretty much settled. 2020 and we will be heading for the Pyrenees or perhaps the Picos.
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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#162 Post by rob m » Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:14 pm



Spain? Did it in 2016. Awesome.

Well worth doing at least once in your lifetime.

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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#163 Post by smallfrowne » Thu Feb 28, 2019 12:25 pm

Snodders, do you not have a compilation of the NAVII falling off?

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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#164 Post by Snod Blatter » Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:27 pm

Sadly I do not, in fact I didn't have much footage at all from the day in France. The Nav just goes from perfick to scratched up (and cable tied on) as if by magic :cry:
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Re: Eifel Mountains 2018

#165 Post by rennie » Fri Mar 01, 2019 8:08 am

I've watched them all now!
trying to see if I recognised anywhere from our campervan trip :lol:
I want to go back! :cheers:
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