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by ving
20 December 11 1:45 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Ever shrinking cache containers
Replies: 29
Views: 6520

Re: Ever shrinking cache containers

There are some very inventive micros which I've enjoyed almost as much as any cache but there is a preponderance of mint tins, bisons and rivets. I don't mind a well placed bison, a well camoed mint tin in the right spot (with a proper sized ziplock inside) can be good too. I'm pretty much over the...
by ving
19 December 11 1:41 pm
Forum: Software / Hardware Solutions
Topic: Android Geocaching Apps
Replies: 184
Views: 68061

Re: Android Geocaching Apps

am using c:geo on a htc incredible s. seems pretty good to me but i havent tried anything else.
are there any that would work better for me (not that i can fault what i have) and how would it be better? :?:
by ving
23 November 11 1:12 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Where are we all from??? (introduce yourself) parts 1&2
Replies: 536
Views: 123451

Re: Where are we all from??? (introduce yourself) parts 1&2

hiyas! er... again. I have had an active account on here since 2004 I think. back then I did a few caches but not many before my magellan blew up and so cause me to cease and disist all cache activity... :roll: ... go forward to 2011.... I recently got a HTC Incredible S and decided its tome to get ...
by ving
23 November 11 12:41 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Cache difficulty/terrain ratings
Replies: 56
Views: 6066

Re: Cache difficulty/terrain ratings

I have found one a little while ago that was a 5/5. But, I could see it in plain view 15 meters down the cliff face perched on a rock, before I made the descent. We all left thinking that it was way over rated in difficulty and should have been a 1/5, as it wasn't really even hidden. http://coord.i...
by ving
01 February 05 4:53 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: What makes a good cache
Replies: 9
Views: 1419

location... as in well hidden. the views dont have to be greats but if some thought goes into the hiding of the cache its all good.
we dont want muggled caches do we?
by ving
01 February 05 4:48 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: My kind of cache ...
Replies: 9
Views: 1344

I'll pass on that one thnx... I cant swim well enuff to get there. :shock:

... that and my wife wouldnt let me go for 9 days :wink:
by ving
24 December 04 12:16 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: An "intresting" article
Replies: 4
Views: 726

there just arent enought caching events with that dress code :oops:
by ving
24 December 04 12:13 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: some one has to do this topic!
Replies: 10
Views: 1033

some one has to do this topic!

merry xamas to one and all!

have a very safe and merry christmas all of you. take it easy on the roads :)

...oh and the best for the new year
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by ving
23 December 04 4:43 pm
Forum: Software / Hardware Solutions
Topic: Ideal PDA Setup
Replies: 64
Views: 10323

I've got a palm m500 connected to a magellan companion GPSr using the nav companion software it came with. seems to work ok... I've been told not to drop it tho :P
by ving
22 December 04 2:07 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Your geocaching vehicle of choice
Replies: 50
Views: 4680

er.... an astra ts that thinks its a rally car :roll:
by ving
22 December 04 1:05 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Worst caching injury?
Replies: 26
Views: 5694

none yet... but i am only new to this so its just a matter of time. I am fairly accident prone :roll:
by ving
17 December 04 4:11 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Your geocaching vehicle of choice
Replies: 50
Views: 4680

my feet! :P
oh and my mountain bike :roll:
by ving
17 December 04 2:48 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Why Get a PDA to go Geocaching?
Replies: 38
Views: 5324

of course the next obvious step is to attach a GPSr to your PDA. then you dont have to carry your PDA and GPSr seperate :P while not as rugged as you etrex, if you dont drop it it quite accurate and cost effective. mines not been out by more than 4 m so far :) . so those who own the palm m500, look ...
by ving
15 December 04 4:30 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Japanese men lap up new comfort
Replies: 14
Views: 1952

the japanese have a whole art from based around such inventions called chindogu.

weird stuff!

check this site out...
http://website.lineone.net/~sobriety/

and finally... why paint one nail at a time?

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by ving
15 December 04 11:09 am
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: geocaching.com.au in the Australian
Replies: 26
Views: 3994

as long as the said sweets are so packed full of preservatives that thier life expectancy is beyond that of this planet I think sweets are good :p