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So really 3 desirable copies: #0008, #0088 and #0888
26/05/2022 - 19:17
Agree that I don't like the term "investment", I rather prefer "collection", and it just happens to appreciate. At least for now. 3% is in...
26/05/2022 - 19:09
In nominal or real terms? In nominal dollar terms, its fairly difficult to "lose" value, due to inflation. A Rolex Submariner in 1957 costs...
25/05/2022 - 22:25
Agree, was about to comment same. Price is good yes, but the full price on chrono24 is around $350 so not as big a discount as the RRP.
25/05/2022 - 16:14
well, to beat a 4.15%pa for 5 yrs, which starts paying/compounding from today, the rate needs to be a lot more than 4.15% in the latter...
20/05/2022 - 12:21
ah I see. That's great news - I only switch to eco now and again to check on what the range expansion I'd get so haven't really paid too...
13/05/2022 - 18:38
Agree with the comments above - its dead weight when riding without the pedal assist. However, the Eco mode is sort of the bailout option -...
13/05/2022 - 16:34
agree Bosch activeline is not bad at all. I have a cube hybrid which i commute with. I never really get into a situation where there is not...
13/05/2022 - 13:08
given ebikes are heavier and bigger, it has less indoor storage options when compared with pushbikes. My office uses bike hooks which rules...
13/05/2022 - 13:06
pretty much yes. but its price point is where u'd pay the same for AliExpress, but get it delivered much quicker and have the option of...
10/05/2022 - 10:13
Saw this over the weekend in my local Aldi as well, grabbed 2x each of the cleaners and 1x chain lube
09/05/2022 - 07:35
I think restocking comes in batches. I walk past that store every few days as I work in the city and there is nobody queuing up, and yet...
23/04/2022 - 07:51
21/04/2022 - 10:52
I like the feature of showing the count of the cars. Typically I hear the first car, head check but hard to know if it is fully clear.
20/04/2022 - 19:59
I also looked it up, it is quite neat with a Garmin head unit, it shows green dot for safe, and...
20/04/2022 - 19:46
Also spotted this deal (as in the 'chill25' code) and ordered 2x Moon Cerberus rear lights. Although, the thing is that Pushys prices it at...
20/04/2022 - 19:35
I have two Decathlon bikes - CF900 & RC520, amongst others which reside in a higher price bracket. My stance is that Decathlon's higher-end...
20/04/2022 - 18:41
The gong ride just got postponed to November.. but good deal nonetheless
13/04/2022 - 10:55
Had the brakes even been a mechanical disc, it would tip the scales into a 'value for money' territory whereas the V-brakes makes it feel...
08/04/2022 - 18:29
People do build them - Monitor + Raspberry Pi + two way glass :
06/04/2022 - 20:21
Correct, no Aust maps - my firsthand experience. You can find the maps for free - the map data is from OpenStreetMaps, they need to be...
06/04/2022 - 18:36
yes that's the one I used too, I couldn't recall its name until your comment. And that's the issue with going down this route, relying on...
06/04/2022 - 18:30
but its not aero. Aero is everything!
06/04/2022 - 13:37
Yep - I bought this back in Nov (Amazon UK), and found it didn't come with Aust maps. I ended up using some website to extract OSM in the...
06/04/2022 - 13:35
Was referring to the helmet light
03/04/2022 - 18:32
I meant the rating label on the pump itself (or the attached paper, can't remember). I think in practice it could go up to the higher...
03/04/2022 - 17:23
Its also a weird design choice where they opted to customize the frame with an integrated battery, but not disc brake mounts.
03/04/2022 - 16:45
My only gripe is that it is not rated for 100psi (ie road bike tyres). It might work, but I have been only using it on my MTB
03/04/2022 - 16:38
My thoughts on some of these items from personal experience: - The helmet: Unless they upgraded it since, the light uses a CR1632 button...
03/04/2022 - 16:33