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But the biggest gas burner that is legal in a domestic kitchen is only 14MJ/hr. If you want a big commercial one you have to have a...
26/05/2022 - 19:26
The cheat's way is to use one of those instant rice packets where the rice is parboiled, but not FULLY cooked. And long-grained basmati...
26/05/2022 - 10:04
Why not just get a $20 SSD enclosure and clone your existing drive onto the bigger one in the new laptop with Macrium or similar? Keep the...
20/05/2022 - 17:42
"Where the tests help is weeding out crappy candidates before you need to waste your time interviewing them." And what about wasting...
13/05/2022 - 23:44
In fact its a sign of civilisation when scams take over from simple robbery with violence; as Weber noted the aim of any effective state is...
12/05/2022 - 10:38
This is correct. From an environmental POV if you have an overpopulated world the best way to preserve the natural environment is to keep...
05/05/2022 - 19:31
"By owning AND LIVING IN a house you also do not need to pay rent". Exactly, which is the same as getting that $30k in income. So even when...
05/05/2022 - 19:26
While I reckon a vacancy tax can't hurt, you are kidding yourself if you think it will make much difference. Because there are far too few...
04/05/2022 - 22:29
Also an economist here. It's just not true that "monetary policy never makes anyone better off" - for a start, changes in it create large...
04/05/2022 - 08:42
You'd never notice the extra taste if someone spit into your food. Just saying.
21/04/2022 - 21:40
Wrong. AWD is good for its intended function - extra grip on gravel and especially snow (the last is why it is popular in colder...
20/04/2022 - 22:36
You should have been taught when you learnt to drive that the right response to some a-hole tailgating is to slow right down, not speed up...
19/04/2022 - 13:50
Then you'd be a lowlife. There are plenty of possible explanations that mean the neighbours are telling the truth (porch pirates, driver...
18/04/2022 - 12:06
And yet after all these years you still remember that business' address! Some ads are very deliberately irritating so they are remembered...
05/04/2022 - 16:55
It's so reckless that you have to think it likely that the applicant told a porky or two on the application.They don't do a lot of...
03/04/2022 - 18:49
Aldi and Ozito PowerX use the same batteries, so yuo can mix and match tools.
29/03/2022 - 19:46
For a homeowner rather than a tradie it entirely depends whether the home is brick or not. IME (considerable) the ordinary cordless hammer...
29/03/2022 - 09:10
Almost certainly not. Otherwise no one would be paying any tax - I'd be starting an unverifiable loss making business before you could...
29/03/2022 - 09:02
And as others noted, not much wrong with it - normal wear and tear for a 13yo car. You've got nothing to complain about mate, and no...
28/03/2022 - 22:45
Ryobi's far from ideal, even for just home use. They charge too much for the batteries, especially (I think its the old "sell the inkjet...
28/03/2022 - 14:23
Correct for NSW, but it does vary from state to state. OP definitely needs a better lawyer to tell him what the score is in his own state.
22/03/2022 - 12:26
It varies from state to state, drfuzzy, because who effectively wears the cost of damage between sale and settlement varies from state to...
22/03/2022 - 12:21
Not only that but ToU charging, which most people with an EV already have and which pretty well everybody is likely to have by the next...
19/03/2022 - 16:50
Nope - if you run a modern car optimised for high octane fuel with low octane fuel you won't damage it because the ECU will automatically...
13/03/2022 - 16:26
Que? Water is soluble in ethanol, and therefore ethanol removes it from your tank by mixing it with the fuel. It is actually LACK of...
13/03/2022 - 16:16
A modern electronically controlled engine has a knock sensor to automatically adjust the timing and mixture to the octane rating of the...
13/03/2022 - 16:08
Arguably engine damage is possible through knocking (premature detonation) though even that is unlikely with modern adaptive electronic...
13/03/2022 - 15:59
You must be joking - sorry, but that is utter crap. I suspect you are an old guy who dealt with even older mechanics in your prime. They...
13/03/2022 - 15:50
It is quite true that not all no-name Chinese tyres are rubbish these days - all things Chinese in cars have improved very rapidly. But the...
28/02/2022 - 12:27
Out of all the car collisions which occour in the rain I'd be willing to bet majority have nothing to do with stopping distance of the...
28/02/2022 - 12:04