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Member Since 20/10/2014
Last Seen 49 min 59 sec
Location Sydney

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I replaced the battery on my 2014 Macbook Pro after it swelled up. From memory I bought the battery and tools required from iFixit for <...
22/06/2021 - 15:15
Well that's when you need to get a cat...
03/06/2021 - 14:42
You need to encourage a spider to crawl in there to deal with the fly problem...
03/06/2021 - 13:55
Interesting experience, thanks for sharing. I'm guessing it was made easier for her by already being tax compliant and probably not having...
28/05/2021 - 18:40
Yes that is strictly true, but it can be quite difficult and very expensive to renounce your US citizenship. For starters you must be tax...
28/05/2021 - 17:16
Give the gift of sight - Fred Hollows Foundation
08/12/2020 - 08:42
My toaster has a dial for "doneness". Despite this, I'm sure the doneness dial is a placebo and instead the toaster was engineered by some...
07/09/2020 - 11:24
I have one that I bought when I was living in the US. I run it via a 240-110V transformer and it seems to work ok so far. Also bear in mind...
30/06/2020 - 13:50
you must have also achieved the impossible on April 5th at 3am too!
26/06/2020 - 09:19
I totally get you. I went with a Lelit Mara and matching grinder for the long term and enjoy the process of making fresh coffee every...
25/06/2020 - 09:43
Flamethrower.
06/02/2020 - 09:14
Definitely not. I ordered one to use as a film light box and this is not what you are looking for. It is basically some LEDs that shine...
12/11/2019 - 17:00
As a couch owner, I would stay away from the stuff unless you're after a near golf green finish and are prepared to put in a lot of work to...
03/09/2019 - 14:59
That power supply is quite a bit more powerful (5A) than what the fans and circuit board would require (probably 1-2A) but it would do. The...
16/06/2019 - 17:39
I used one of these to power a couple of Noctua fans I put in an enclosure. Just add a 12V DC power supply and you've got a fan controller...
10/06/2019 - 14:38
Glad it's working out! If you've got time in Calgary, it's worth a drive out to the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology in Drumhellar (if...
19/05/2019 - 20:02
I make many return commutes from my study to my kitchen.
13/05/2019 - 15:23
I'm with them too. Other than a lack of branches, it's no fuss and no bullshit that you get with banks either. Also they've surprised me by...
09/05/2019 - 08:54
If you haven't already, get a serious budgeting program (I use You Need A Budget) and track *every* dollar that comes in and out. It can be...
08/03/2019 - 15:53
Urrgghh, thanks. Funny how I've never actually noticed this before. I guess your brain reads just enough of each word to make it out.
21/02/2019 - 15:11
Ubiquiti Unifi Cloud Key Gen2 $281.60 Delivered @ Sydneytec eBay
Manage your Ubiquiti network devices with the updated and more powerful Cloud Key gen2. Yes, this is significantly more expensive than the...
21/02/2019 - 13:18
It was astronomy for me. Buy a telescope (Celestron C8) for a few thousand back in the day, add an equatorial mount and motors so it can...
09/02/2019 - 10:28
Samsung EVO Plus 128GB MicroSD Card $31.12 Delivered @ Futu Online eBay
Here's a deal on memory cards to go with the couple of dashcam deals recently. $2 cheaper than the cheapest on staticice. Other capacities...
22/01/2019 - 15:52
FTTP can be easily upgraded in the future by simply changing the transceivers on either end of the fibre. Fibre can generally support a...
15/01/2019 - 13:17
Remote controlled fans should also be wired up with a physical cut off switch on the wall too. I've had cases where I couldn't turn off my...
15/01/2019 - 11:21
I've been using a [Logitech H800](https://www.logitech.com/en-au/product/wireless-headset-h800) for the last 6 years. It's comfortable,...
12/12/2018 - 15:11
Having been a recipient of Fred's work when I was a kid I wholeheartedly agree.
12/12/2018 - 09:38
Back of the envelope calculation: The energy required to heat two cups of water (500ml) from say 15 degrees to 100 degrees is: 500g *...
30/11/2018 - 16:04
Is there a nearby park with a free electric bbq that you could use to boil water in a pot instead?
30/11/2018 - 14:14
Thanks OP. I was about to pull the pin on an RX580 but with the discount I was too tempted by this.
20/11/2018 - 17:50