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    Australian version of Top Gear

    They Better Hire Dieter Kahsnitz from the C Word. He would be fantastic, sure he already has hosted shows and what not, but he is very very good. Funny too. It might have already been posted but http://www.wasabitv.com.au/?viewcontent=THECWORD.S3 you can download the eps from here. Anyway I...
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    3d modelling stuff

    Technically this is a 3D model, so I shall include it. Here are a few renders from A 5 pin tumbler lock that I designed and drew. One day Ill get my hands on a copy of Viz, and run the rendering through that rather then just the basic Autodesk Inventor rendering. Here is a screenshot from...
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    Radar detectors: Do they still work?

    The Pedal-to-the-Metal, Totally Illegal, Cross-Country Sprint for Glory http://www.wired.com/cars/coolwheels/magazine/15-11/ff_cannonballrun This is a article about Alex Roy and its pretty interesting. Ill quote the list of things he uses. In the list there are things that wont relate, but...
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    Ford Mondeo XR5 Turbo Spy Shots

    QLD has had the Euro Style plates for about 5 years. That is just a guess i haven't actually got any information to confirm that. We just got a new type of euro plate to. You can see some of the different types below, and create your own plate and check if its available from this website...
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    The people in these forums have changed

    I don't think I post enough to actually be recognisable by anyone else. But I've been a member since I think the start of 2006 but would of started reading the forum a few months before I actually made an account. I've also been missing for awhile, but come back every once in awhile just to...
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    Living and Working Abroad

    IF you are a civil Engineer, there is a huge huge huge need for them in Australia. We are going through a building boom (specifically in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Perth) and you would be in very high demand, and could probably get a lot out of it (i.e. Accommodation, Pay for flights stuff). You...
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    Demonoid is down, any good alternative sites?

    Off demonoid.com The tracker is still working, I've got some torrents still open and they still work fine, just can't access the webpage. I think this article is a load of shit to be honest.
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    Post your Achievements - New Jobs, Academic......

    Well yeah, its how they grade them. But I am at TAFE, and officially I either get a J or an M, a J is a pass, an M is a fail but the teacher told me after i handed it in, that I would of gotten a 7. Which is how most university's here grade, i think 4 is a pass, 3 is a fail 5 credit, 6...
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    Post your Achievements - New Jobs, Academic......

    ooh swinburne, nice uni :) My dad writes a lot of electrical engineering based course material for that university. My latest achievements are I got a 7 (top mark) on a report i wrote about how much carbon dioxide emissions would be saved if Queensland adopted daylight savings and I got 100%...
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    So virgin took over NTL - imposes download limits

    I think i know what jebjeb is on about, i know lots of people who could easily download that much stuff per month. I think jebjeb might have access to an ftp topsite coz i could easily download that much per month, if i didn't have a download limit.. (36gig per month) and had the harddrive space...
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    Questions regarding Laser Eye Surgery

    Is that so? i thought it meant, that the second number was the distance that a normal sighted person could see something. the first number was what your vision could see. So having 20/20 vision means that you have normal vision. 25/20 is better than normal, 15/20 is worse than normal. I just...
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    Questions regarding Laser Eye Surgery

    I don't know if that was a joke or not, but anyway. It would mean that you see detail from 40 feet away, that another person with 'normal' eyesight could see from 45. I guess they used 40 rather than 20 to say that you are using long distance, rather than normal vision. Or maybe it was just...
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    IRC channel must move, but where to? Suggest here.

    irchighway! coz im already on it, but yeah it has all the nickserv features, and stuff like that. Plus lots of other places, is stable i only get drop outs once every few months. and its probably more my internet connection than the network. I just checked and no one is using #finalgear What...
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    What's the worst thing to say..

    Did I mention the video camera? A little rug burn never hurt anyone Hurry up! This room rents by the Hour! And to think- I was really trying to pick up your friend Did you know the ceiling needs painting? You're good enough to do this for a living I made a thread about this once...
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