Having typed my fingers to a standstill I wanted to get into a bit of practical work.
A friend had been asked to take an old bicycle to the tip so, of course, she brought it straight round to me.
Although recently I've been shedding as many of my possessions as I can (still an on-going project BTW) I'll always take in an abandoned bicycle.
The bike is an el-cheapo mountain bike 'style' model probably from a supermarket.
10 speed, one-piece-crank, chrome rims.
The previous owner had fitted a Specialzed titanium bottle cage which probably cost more than the bicycle.
I stripped it to it's underwear:
After rummaging about in what's left of my bicycle bits box I came up with this: