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Keep a Very Close Eye on Substitutions from Coles during Current Increased Demand (and maybe Woolies)

I wouldn't have noticed, were it not super obvious with my most recent delivery: Paid for 900g of packaged garlic, but got a substitution for loose garlic because they didn't have the …

"No one will want to install Epic Game Store for Borderlands 3," I thought. "There will be so much excess stock."

Oh BOY was I wrong. In my state, it's out of stock for PC at ALL Harvey Norman's, JB's, (most) EB's, and even Amazon. It looks like both retailers and I massively underestimated …

External HDD: Serial on Enclosure Different to Serial on Internal Disk

It's a Seagate desktop backup plus, bought brand new. The weirdest thing is that they have different warranty expiries too. Already went through the RMA process up to the point of sending it …

Preowned Consoles! Tests That Need to Be Run Immediately upon Receiving The Unit/Peripherals!

Talking specifically about the Wii U, but general/broader suggestions are also very welcome!

Austin Computers

Is Austin Computers Trustworthy?

I'll keep this short: Seeking experiences/advice from OzBers who have had interactions with these guys' eBay shop. I placed an order Tuesday 7th and they marked the item "Sent" …

New to Sous Vide, Seeking Alternatives to Vacuum Sealing

My ANOVA Wifi arrived today, from the deal last week! Tried to use the water displacement technique with Glad zip top bags, but my ribeye was sogged out due to an imperfect seal. I tested a couple …

eBay Australia

eBay Sellers Trying to Screw You out of a Refund by Wasting Your Time

After the overseas sellers pretending to be located in Australia debacle, I thought I'd exclusively buy from within the state wherever possible. That's when I had the most bizarre …

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eBay Australia

eBay Sellers Lying about Delivery Times for More Sales

What do people do when realising the eBay seller lied about the location of the item and delivery time to jack up prices and generate more sales? When I was younger and more acquiescent, I'd …

What Supplements Does Ozb Take; for What Reasons; and What's Your Preferred Store?

As per topic. Feel free to give advice, but please be constructive. I personally take L-Tyrosine and Acetyl-L-Carnitine. I tend to use whichever store with the best sale going on and buy in bulk. …

What's Your Most Reliable Cookware Item/Set? Seeking Suggestions for Own Use and Gift!

Tired of thin bottomed pots and pans that turn the middle of my food into magma (lava because it's above ground?), while the edges are still raw. No more non-stick items that quickly start …