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Hilti Vs Makita Vs Other Brands for Homeowner/Reno Use

I'm looking at purchasing some power tools (drill/impact driver/circular saw/cutout tool etc), and before I get trapped into one ecosystem just wanted some opinions. I'd prefer a brushless …

COVID-19 Super Withdrawal Scheme Concessional Recontribution

Is there any reason that you couldn't withdraw $10k or $20k under the government's plan tax-free, and then immediately recontribute $10k or $20k concessionally (as long as you are under the …

Strange Circuit Breaker, Power Trips Every Night at Midnight

Hi all, Just bought a new property and have a room that has some odd wiring. Have already asked the electrician and he’s narrowed it down to what he says is this breaker on a sub panel. It trips …

Truck Driver Running on-Ramp Red Light (with Video)

Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this behaviour. I am not originally from Melbourne, so not sure if this is accepted and commonplace. It seems to happen to me every day, so I finally …

Free electricity for my Tesla at my Apartment

Okay bargain guys and gals, just wanted your input on this. I bought a Telsa Model S (used) 3 months ago and live in a medium rise apartment with a carpark. In the carpark about every 2 car spaces …

Returning Burned out Lightbulbs

Just wondering what others thoughts are on this. In November I purchased a set of Osram CFLs from Bunnings for all of my lamps in the house. Over the last few months literally every one of them has …

Skyscanner Australia

Avoid Jetstar booking fee

Hi, I've been lurking for months and finally found a deal to book. I'm originally from the US and there are laws requiring the complete and total price to be advertised for any plane fare. …