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Hopefully thats coming for their anniversary sale at the end of March. Only been waiting for ~4 months. If no S&S I'll take what I can with…
29/02/2024 - 22:34
Looked at it a few time trying to understand the hype, but couldn't figure it out. I buy mostly tech/electo and or specific things, like…
29/02/2024 - 16:10
Good idea. The difference was $30.72. They could only cover ~$28 as a 'one time exception'. Absolutely fine by me. Wasn't going to send it…
26/02/2024 - 10:43
Not fair, I got 6 of them last time ~$43 , which arrived on Saturday and sitting on my desk unopened.
26/02/2024 - 10:23
News to me that VW is considered reliable with good resale. VW ≠ Toyota A message to others, agreed value is just that, agreed. Market…
16/02/2024 - 12:05
I seem to recall the white ones being ~39.xx at last year's Black Friday sale. Been watching the prices since then and this has been the…
15/02/2024 - 15:36
I wonder if this is best case, worst case,or average case. Need a few 18TB and prefer WD, but buying drives without seeing the actual SMART…
14/02/2024 - 12:29
PCD rates are about $30 p/m for earth and $100 p/m for concrete. There are rules on what they can and can't do. They need to provide proof…
08/02/2024 - 20:30
Not great % wise, and was expecting a S&S discount as well. Got a bit in my cart so might continue to leave it till a) a better disocunt or…
31/01/2024 - 11:56
I just drive around using Waze Chuppito mod. I still don't know how to flash my lights, half the time I hit the wipers. Everything in the…
30/01/2024 - 15:04
The media has been predicting sky rocking prices for at least the last 6 months. AI demand for HBM NAND, as there are only three producers…
19/01/2024 - 14:41
Somethink like https://vi.aliexpress.com/item/1005006067797610.html There is lots of similar designs based on a Realtek chipset, but IMO…
10/01/2024 - 18:00
Would love a managed switch with a dozen 2.5Gbps, a couple of 10Gb SFP+ and a few ports PoE, and something thats low idle watts. Feel we…
10/01/2024 - 11:04
I had a similar issue. Was using Panasonic coin cells and switched over the Maxell H cells and had all sorts of issues in some key fobs.…
07/01/2024 - 09:42
Which pin set was it, power or data, or both?. The power plug is usually plastic retained by friction, and the data is usually retained by…
04/01/2024 - 20:53
Following your updates and thank you for taking the time to write them up. If possible could you upload a picture of the drives SATA…
04/01/2024 - 14:08
Awsome price. It's actually a pretty good unit, and for this money it's crazy value. It's something I use a few times a year so this…
29/12/2023 - 21:18
What makes you say that. AliExpress and eBay is full of brand new X18's drives, all with 0 relocated sectors, 0 powered on hours, and 1…
27/12/2023 - 20:17
This really scares me that SMART is wipped. Various places, Google, Backblaze for example have published reliability after a certain amount…
24/12/2023 - 18:59
I was referring to the Zero 1. Not sure why I didn't get the mic, maybe it was out of stock or I couldn't get a good deal on it.
22/12/2023 - 08:50
There are times where I prefer a stiffer cable. It doesn't seem to get a tangled in my case and it doesn't flap around as much making a…
21/12/2023 - 18:30
Looks like the $45 USD's are all used up. Will wait for the next round of sales.
21/12/2023 - 17:44
I hope next week's third accident you won't be so lucky and walk away. Lay off the speed and be prepared to stop quickly in areas where…
20/12/2023 - 17:48
Paid sub $20 AUD (13.50 USD part of a larger AE S&S order) for the Zero which is my daily driver. The nicer cable and translucent case are…
20/12/2023 - 16:47
Hopefully the tech starts filtering down to the a7 S'r, R's and Base. Will probably be some time before the R's and Base a7's get a Global…
15/12/2023 - 21:30
Get more quotes and see if they can break down the quote in materials and labour. I'm finding from my own experience that tradies are…
12/12/2023 - 17:43
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