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davidthedesigner
Interests: blue and orange.
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SMOKE DETECTOR This compartiment is equipe of a detector of fire In the event of declenchement of audible alarm evacuer the compartiment without precipitatation and come into contact with the crew. Continue reading
Posted 11 hours ago at david the designer
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Day 1 and I'm setting off from Bolzano (with excellent organisational support from girolibero): The first mountain stage: Through vineyards towards Lago di Caldaro: 48 miles later, arriving in Trento: Continue reading
Posted 13 hours ago at david the designer
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Today I took part in my first ever mass bike ride. Quite fittingly for a typographer I was encouraged in my efforts by Gill Sans Ultra Bold. Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2018 at david the designer
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Couldn't be better than to be here. Maybe. Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2018 at david the designer
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Peace and solitude. The prize for cycling 21 miles in 26-degree heat. Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2018 at david the designer
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After six soggy months: at last, the chance once again to enjoy farm tracks and favourite trees. Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2018 at david the designer
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Gearing up for a great adventure. Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2018 at david the designer
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Up among the bluebell woods today. Just as well I didn't know how much mud there would be, otherwise I wouldn't have come. Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2018 at david the designer
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Rain stopped play this afternoon. Just as well that there are always refuelling stops along the way. Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2018 at david the designer
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Fresh out from its annual service. Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2018 at david the designer
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Hurtling towards summer. Or so it seems. Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2018 at david the designer
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Back on home turf. Back to one of my own bikes. And back to a little bit of sunshine. Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2018 at david the designer
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Cycling over cobblestones. The last of my rides in this current visit to Gent. But I'll be back, of course. Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2018 at david the designer
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A little more scenic today, although no less flat. Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2018 at david the designer
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I'm back in Belgium. Where the barges are big, the land is flat, and cyclists are accepted. And it's mostly more scenic than this. Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2018 at david the designer
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Today's sunshine led me to venture off-road, which mostly meant being mired in mud. The reward, though, was to check out my favourite tree once more. Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2018 at david the designer
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It's the first day this year that I've been able to ride a bike without the need to wear gloves. It must signify something, surely? And in other news, today I was called a 'bloody idiot' for cycling where I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2018 at david the designer
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The road ahead is clear, or so it seems. At last. Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2018 at david the designer
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No, spring hasn't sprung. Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2018 at david the designer
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Well, maybe it's not the second day of spring. Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2018 at david the designer
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Maybe this is the day that will become the first day of spring? Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2018 at david the designer
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Two consecutive days. A first for this year. Not the last, though. Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2018 at david the designer
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One day closer to spring. Maybe – but let's see what tomorrow brings. Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2018 at david the designer
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On the horns of a dilemma. Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2018 at david the designer
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I'm getting a bit fed up with doing the same route all the time, which is about all I can manage at this time of year. Mud free and traffic free: that's what I prefer. So today - just for... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2018 at david the designer