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Discussion in 'General' started by Brooxy, 28 Oct 2009.

  1. WarrenJ

    WarrenJ Well-Known Member

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  2. MLyons

    MLyons Half dev, Half doge. Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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  3. liratheal

    liratheal Sharing is Caring

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    It's nice, not too warm, and we went and sat by a lake for a bit. Now I have beer.
     
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  4. Byron C

    Byron C No liability accepted as a result of this post

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    This

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    Underneath the desk isn't perfect, but it's a million times better than it was:

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    EDIT: And, as I damn well knew it would, it took me ages to make it better. I've been up here doing this for five hours...
     
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  5. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    Goodbye shoddy old side panel.
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    Hello shiny new giant window
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    It's not all glory, but considering how it was done and it's a test run for future endeavours it ain't bad. I'll do a little write up tomorrow.
     
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  6. Pliqu3011

    Pliqu3011 all flowers in time bend towards the sun

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    The tea cake* wrapper concept I made for a rather well-known online tea retailer's Year of the Pig competition earlier this year is actually going to be used for real tea, one that real people all over the world are going to be able to purchase for years to come, and I'm even getting paid for it!
    I've been so giddy since I got the email that I can't get to sleep.

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  7. KayinBlack

    KayinBlack Currently Rebuilding

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    HP z800? A man of taste I see. Trying to get one myself.
     
  8. IanW

    IanW Grumpy Old Git

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    Congrats! :thumb:
     
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  9. Byron C

    Byron C No liability accepted as a result of this post

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    Z600 ;)

    Currently fitted with 2x X5650 CPUs and 24GB ECC RDIMMs.
     
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    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    I see the finish line !
     
  11. perplekks45

    perplekks45 LIKE AN ANIMAL!

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    Y'know... I really liked you and all. But then this coaster happened.

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  12. Vault-Tec

    Vault-Tec Green Plastic Watering Can

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    Oh noes please don't tell me you're a gooner? Chelpoo I can handle. Heck, I'd even have you as a fair weather friend if you were wet spam, but a gooner?
     
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    Mister_Tad Super Moderator Super Moderator

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    Collected some possibly-bricked-or-otherwise-faulty bits I won in the Superfi liquidation auction today - one of them was factory fresh, two were opened but came up as-new with a wipe down, and all of it works. Score.
     
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  14. MLyons

    MLyons Half dev, Half doge. Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    And you didn't think to notify us
     
  15. Mister_Tad

    Mister_Tad Super Moderator Super Moderator

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    I kinda did, but only kinda - https://forums.bit-tech.net/index.php?threads/denon-vr-x3500h-x3400h-or-avr-x4500h-x4400h.360005/

    Nobody missed out on the bargain of the century - I bowed out of many lots because the price approached or exceeded expected s/h prices or in some cases even street retail price.

    I was bidding on over 30 lots at one point - multiples of the same item and the structure of the auction meant backing one horse wasn't really feasible, and the possibility of winning all of them meant I needed to be able to break even if I had to sell some on. I came away with only three from that 30+ because the rest of them went beyond what I considered to be a fair deal.
     
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    perplekks45 LIKE AN ANIMAL!

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    Sorry, not sorry.

    Are we still on speaking terms? ;)
     
  17. MLyons

    MLyons Half dev, Half doge. Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Any united jokes or Liverpool fans and I'm swinging the ban hammer
     
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  18. adidan

    adidan Guesswork is still work

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    No threat from me on either count.
     
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  19. perplekks45

    perplekks45 LIKE AN ANIMAL!

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    No worries, I just want Champions League football next year for my team.
     
  20. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Am... Am I having a stroke?
     
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