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Member Since 23/02/2017
Last Seen 26/11/2020
Location South Australia

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I avoid certain intersections like this because drivers just will not stay in their lane. For anyone else in Adelaide, I will cite Gouger...
30/10/2020 - 13:13
The calculator to find true rates after discounts is my own in Excel. The feed in tariff is from AGL's current SA rate from their website.
29/10/2020 - 12:38
Just found out about the Amaysim Energy change!! It's on their website but here has been no notification to this customer! The kWh rate...
29/10/2020 - 12:13
Scorpex posted a forum topic Solar - Can I Make It Pay?
I'm all for renewable energy sources. I have a large, north facing roof area ideal for solar panels, in Adelaide. However, my daily power...
29/10/2020 - 10:21
I agree. Although not absolutely required by the rules (as I understand them) when one lane is turning, lane swinging is a bad habit and...
30/09/2020 - 12:49
I was in a similar situation to the blue car a few months ago, but stopped in time. For any drivers in western Adelaide here, I was leaving...
30/09/2020 - 09:13
Lucked on a Steelcase in good nick at a garage sale for $10 a few years back. Still my home office wheels.
20/08/2020 - 09:26
First clip - VW is caught in the outside lanes and suddenly realises he needs to make the next exit. Makes a poor lane change to yours, and...
03/07/2020 - 08:41
1. If you drink beer, home brew. The costs of packaged product are inflated enormously by alcohol excise that you don't pay on kits. 2. DIY...
01/07/2020 - 08:16
This. Used it to soundproof a music studio a few years ago.
01/06/2020 - 09:44
Free 200 gig per month phone plan for Amaysim energy customers. Learnt about it here before notification by Amaysim. Ditched current phone...
27/04/2020 - 08:52
When you have mastered a few uke chords, make your way to www.scorpexuke.com Plenty of songs at your fingertips!
24/03/2020 - 08:06
Very interesting comment indeed. That's why I mentioned waste in my post - no food should leave a house unless in a stomach or flushed down...
19/03/2020 - 21:11
Yep, the behaviour can look bizarre. But when you have experienced such things as war, harvest failure, food shortages/famine, displacement...
19/03/2020 - 12:20
Raises that very interesting consideration. In a crisis, at what level do we focus? Do we look after ourselves? Our family? Our community?...
19/03/2020 - 11:11
The buying restrictions are sort of like a fishing bag limit, aren't they? Maybe putting it in those terms might make them more...
19/03/2020 - 11:04
Scorpex posted a forum topic Some Supermarket Musings
Like many Ozbargainers (I am sure), I often bulk buy supermarket bargains. This means that I am not in a good position to condemn those who...
19/03/2020 - 09:29
Yes, it's working well off my iPhone 5s. Only penalty is rapid phone battery depletion. I've now had my home internet (Exetel wireless)...
18/03/2020 - 11:17
I'm dropping my home internet plan like a hot potato now that I am on this 200 gig/month plan and am connecting home computer and smart TV...
15/03/2020 - 15:21
I didn't get an email but am now on the plan via chat. One of the CSRs told me that it was only for new numbers. However, I let that chat...
10/03/2020 - 14:09
Feeling uneasy about dobbing her in? I'd love to be on 10% commission in a scheme in which dashcam footage submitted to Police led to...
26/11/2019 - 08:54
Scorpex was awarded a badge.
03/11/2019 - 21:56
I am on the Exetel wireless plan and had encouraged two others to sign up to it as well. Went to sign up someone else tonight and....oh...
03/11/2019 - 21:56
As a Westpac shareholder I'm delighted to hear of your problems
19/09/2019 - 11:19
Do I know you? Spent the first two years of my life in Batlow 1955-57!
02/09/2019 - 08:54
Welcome to adulthood.
27/08/2019 - 08:25
Indicate. Every time your car moves sideways. On the road, in car parks, even in the drive way at home. Do it when you can't see any other...
05/08/2019 - 10:49
Brake lights will work but tail lights aren't on with daytime running lights. I'm seeing this too often.....
20/07/2019 - 14:24
Running very well here with the Huawei modem.....if you are close to an Optus 2300 mhz tower, it should be fine. What sort of speed do you...
18/07/2019 - 12:23
Agree (a lot) with 21 above - DIY skills. I could not count the amount I have saved over the years by being handy.
03/07/2019 - 09:31