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  Topic: Outside light
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 10
Views: 351
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Wed Aug 08, 18 3:43 pm   Subject: Outside light
Would have thought from a light junction box would be the way to go.
  Topic: Wildlife
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 99
Views: 7970
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Sun Jul 22, 18 10:17 am   Subject: Wildlife
Well I got stung last week by the biggest wasp I`ve ever seen the bugger was 1 1/4in,caught me just under my rib cage as I was bending over a feed bag filling a bucket,


A week before on a TB test ...
  Topic: Folks, A trick I learned for growing green onions/scallions
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 25
Views: 1739
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Tue Jul 17, 18 9:31 pm   Subject: Folks, A trick I learned for growing green onions/scallions
In the South Wales valleys they were called gibbons; but I haven't heard them called thus since my childhood.

In the Welsh speaking parts of the South Wales valley`s your Gibbons are called Shibwns ...
  Topic: Saw blade sharpening/resetting
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 11
Views: 5331
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Wed Apr 25, 18 11:53 am   Subject: Saw blade sharpening/resetting
An old retired carpenter is what you need to find,they all set and sharpened their own tools back then,

A saw set pliers is easy enough to use,you adjust the pliers to the splay of teeth required. ...
  Topic: axe handles needed
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 17
Views: 7500
PostForum: Trading Post   Posted: Thu Apr 05, 18 10:21 am   Subject: axe handles needed
If you need a bend in the handle look for a natural bend,its stronger and gives more spring to the handle,

Coppiced off shoots at the base of the tree are the ones to look out for.
  Topic: axe handles needed
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 17
Views: 7500
PostForum: Trading Post   Posted: Mon Apr 02, 18 5:30 pm   Subject: axe handles needed
Try Carter Tools,Huddersfield?
  Topic: Gooses
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 4
Views: 6829
PostForum: Poultry   Posted: Mon Oct 02, 17 9:53 pm   Subject: Gooses
Omelette.
  Topic: a close rellie?
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 2
Views: 3862
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Tue Sep 19, 17 8:23 pm   Subject: a close rellie?
That last one looks more like an Afghan Hound,
An ex girlfriend of mine had a saluki,Cairo he was golden coloured,i have never seen a dog with such strong teeth,i used to take him half a pigs head,th ...
  Topic: Beautiful Cattle
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 33
Views: 23837
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 17 8:31 pm   Subject: Beautiful Cattle
Did you notice what was said about the head in the breed standards?
  Topic: Beautiful Cattle
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 33
Views: 23837
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 17 5:16 pm   Subject: Beautiful Cattle
I`d change the pregnant to 9mth 8 days, 11mths is a Horse

Check out the breed standard on this link,

http://www.britishwhitecattle.co.uk/the-society/4563203311
  Topic: Beautiful Cattle
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 33
Views: 23837
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Sun Sep 03, 17 10:06 am   Subject: Beautiful Cattle
Genetics also hold colour genes so picking the right colour Sire can raise the percentage of obtaining the preferred colour off spring,this is in Horse`s.

Looking at them percentages of No horns ag ...
  Topic: Beautiful Cattle
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 33
Views: 23837
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Sat Sep 02, 17 9:55 am   Subject: Beautiful Cattle
Yes I know British White are polled,that`s why I asked the question on seeing the horn/scur,i have seen that in cattle that have not been de-horned properly ,young cattle were the buds as you say wobb ...
  Topic: Beautiful Cattle
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 33
Views: 23837
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Fri Sep 01, 17 10:34 pm   Subject: Beautiful Cattle
Scur`s,do you mean Horns?
  Topic: The ideal house thread
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 52
Views: 42595
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Wed Aug 30, 17 3:45 pm   Subject: The ideal house thread
Are utility rooms out of fashion these days?
  Topic: Instal a wood burner into a fireplace, queries?
Ty Gwyn

Replies: 11
Views: 28287
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Wed Aug 23, 17 12:19 pm   Subject: Instal a wood burner into a fireplace, queries?
Definitely a bedroom fire place,
Were there securing clips on the casting?as I`ve never seen any on the numerous ones I`ve pulled out and installed.

The register plate above the burner is normally ...
 
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