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  1. Lovely to learn more about you Ange; now to ask...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 21-06-19
    Lovely to learn more about you Ange; now to ask the obvious - what bike have you got?
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  2. This, of course, assumes that someone's not using...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 19-06-19
    This, of course, assumes that someone's not using 'Invisible Mode' - but why would anyone want to hide?
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  3. Do you actually want people accidentally...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 19-06-19
    Do you actually want people accidentally reporting you and making more work for Marc and Nataly?
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  4. Hi Suz I believe most kettles are...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 17-06-19
    Hi Suz


    I believe most kettles are approximately 3kw, so if you are boiling more than a cupful or two, it could work out quite expensive, particularly if regularly boil more than you need - I've...
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  5. I can't say I'm surprised at the review of Bulb,...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 16-06-19
    I can't say I'm surprised at the review of Bulb, pretty-much any company whose committed objective is chasing growth is likely to eventually trip over themselves somewhere - I'm slightly concerned...
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  6. Hi Woz The criteria is set nationally, and is...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 16-06-19
    Hi Woz

    The criteria is set nationally, and is detailed here: https://www.ofwat.gov.uk/households/customer-assistance/watersure/

    For years, Kate and I did not apply, because in Wales, our Water...
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  7. Hi Darren ​ Pardon me for jumping in and going...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 15-06-19
    Hi Darren

    Pardon me for jumping in and going slightly off-topic here.


    Can I just check, have you applied to your water provider for a capped water bill? We get one because my wife has...
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  8. Every morining, I get up, go into the kitchen and...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 12-06-19
    Every morining, I get up, go into the kitchen and start making breakfast - at that point, I'm in 'work' - does that count?
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  9. On a personal level today, I discovered I'm old...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 10-06-19
    On a personal level today, I discovered I'm old because I was investigating the 'Goblin Steamette' wallpaper stripper that I dug out of the shed to take over my friend's and not only did I remember...
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  10. Poor Marc. Standing On Giants are going to be...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 10-06-19
    Poor Marc.

    Standing On Giants are going to be getting a lot of questions from him, and I assume this isn't a 'custom forum,' but a skin/rejig of their standard software.

    I don't remember...
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  11. Ah. I have an excuse for that, it's my 'survival...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 10-06-19
    Ah.
    I have an excuse for that, it's my 'survival instincts' kicking in.
    I remember that some scientists investigated why this happens, and apparently it's a defence mechanism, your brain treats...
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  12. Browsers PC Blink fork of WebKit: Chrome...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 09-06-19
    Browsers
    PC
    Blink fork of WebKit:
    Chrome (with TamperMonkey)
    Opera (with ViolentMonkey)

    Firefox fork:
    Comodo IceDragon (with TamperMonkey)

    Android Phone:
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  13. Going totally off-topic here, so I hope Marc and...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 07-06-19
    Going totally off-topic here, so I hope Marc and Nataly forgive me, but you don't seem to have introduced yourself yet https://community.purepla.net/threads/741-Pure-Planet-community-getting-started...
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  14. Following my discussion with Marc, just in case,...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 07-06-19
    Following my discussion with Marc, just in case, after 9 years as a vB Forum Moderator, and 3 as an Admin, I don't actually know how this stuff works.

    This is a test, it is only a test, this is a...
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  15. Possibly a solution

    Posted by Gwyndy, 06-06-19
    Hi James.
    Welcome to the Pure Planet Community.

    1:
    I'm a relatively new customer myself, and although I'm not totally sure what you mean by 'expected readings,' I think I may have some idea.
    ...
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  16. I had to go for 'poof,' although arguably from...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 06-06-19
    I had to go for 'poof,' although arguably from what I recall, in the Welsh accent, or at least the Amman Valley's one' it's not really like that, it was just the nearest of the two - it was probably...
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  17. Basically, I agree with what Angela says, it's...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 06-06-19
    Basically, I agree with what Angela says, it's not switched on at Pureplanet's end yet, I have the 'technical' description of the issue somewhere from my previous supplier. What it basically boils...
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  18. Sorry to disappoint you Strutt, they aren't any...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 05-06-19
    Sorry to disappoint you Strutt, they aren't any of the electronic bits, I have a set of the cast aluminum(?) height adjustable spikes that the are supposed to level the speakers out.

    I can't...
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  19. I can understand the basic concepts behind what...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 05-06-19
    I can understand the basic concepts behind what the Daily Mail article was trying to say, what I disagree with is the way that they are saying it. Which is why I thought Pure Planet should know that...
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  20. I have Gluten-Free bread, if it makes it to A4,...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 05-06-19
    I have Gluten-Free bread, if it makes it to A4, I'm lucky.
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  21. Scone as in 'bone,' Jam then cream - it's an...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 04-06-19
    Scone as in 'bone,' Jam then cream - it's an easier spread for the jam - waits for the screams of 'sacrilege'. [/COLOR][/SIZE] T-shirt :D PJs - hold the Duncan. Original usage was pyjama (although...
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  22. Am I the only one who reads the round-up and...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 04-06-19
    Am I the only one who reads the round-up and realises just how many threads have somehow passed me by?
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  23. I shouldn't have brought it up. ​

    Posted by Gwyndy, 04-06-19
    I shouldn't have brought it up.
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  24. I've had two induction hobs for about 10 years...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 04-06-19
    I've had two induction hobs for about 10 years now. First was a single hob Kenwood which you plug into a standard 13 Amp socket (I still have it, just in case the main one dies). Second is a 4 hob...
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  25. Well, after much research and discussion in...

    Posted by Gwyndy, 03-06-19
    Thread: Razors
    Well, after much research and discussion in various places online - I eventually went for a Double Edged razor set from Mutiny Shaving, not the cheapest, but the handle for the razor and brush are...
    36 Replies
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