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maximus otter

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Had to nip into town on an errand, so l thought l’d do it on my bicycle for the first time in far too long.

Passing our friendly local bike shop l remembered that my bike computer was dying, so l called in. Long story short, they sold me a £39.99 Cateye Velo Wireless+ for £20 as it was old stock!



A few miles on the legs and £20 in the bank: bonus ball!

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Tigerhawk

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A book on Japanese myths, Dr Strangelove on DVD and the Imprint version of Five on Blu Ray.
 

Vardoger

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Bought a used 27 inch monitor, costing 750 NOK, about £ 62.50, Dell Ultrasharp 2713HM.
A very expensive top model back in the old days of 2012/2013. Now it was sold for a tenth of original retail price.
It replaced a slightly older HP Compaq LA2206x, 22 inch monitor.


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ChasFink

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Endlessly Amazed

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22 US tons of light gray gravel, with specks of black and white. Really. It was for the front yard (no grass) here in Arizona. The old gravel was 3 different kinds and colors, mostly mint green, which was awful. A lot of the old gravel disappeared over the previous 40 years - there may be a UFO connection - and we had lots of dirt showing. (BTW: how and to where does gravel go?) My neighbors think I am insane, which is exactly where I want them :)
 

Endlessly Amazed

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Also, a friend mailed me 50 grams of a rare blue pigment, which I am THRILLED to recieve! I will turn it into oil paint. Right now its on my desk where I can fondly gaze upon it when typing stuff to Forteanaland. THRILLED.
 

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22 US tons of light gray gravel, with specks of black and white. Really. It was for the front yard (no grass) here in Arizona. The old gravel was 3 different kinds and colors, mostly mint green, which was awful. A lot of the old gravel disappeared over the previous 40 years - there may be a UFO connection - and we had lots of dirt showing. (BTW: how and to where does gravel go?) My neighbors think I am insane, which is exactly where I want them :)
It birds man, they are eating your gravel :p

https://wildbirdsunlimited.typepad....t-are-birds-eating-on-my-gravel-driveway.html
 

Frideswide

Fortea Morgana :) PeteByrdie certificated Princess
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Also, a friend mailed me 50 grams of a rare blue pigment, which I am THRILLED to recieve! I will turn it into oil paint. Right now its on my desk where I can fondly gaze upon it when typing stuff to Forteanaland. THRILLED.
la[is lazuli/ultramarine?
 

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I believe there is a super communicator that links via bluetooth to alexa. But this is just a cheap and cheerful novelty.
Just don't wear the red staff uniform shirt .. have you got a link to where you bought that from please? .. the Mrs would 'die' for one ..
 

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iv pre orderd Kaneda's bike £501 in total and zavvi dont take the money out till dispatch.
 
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