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  Reply # 737158 25-Dec-2012 15:40 Send private message

Some time tonight there should be an influx of unwanted Xmas presents hitting Trade Me lol

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  Reply # 737176 25-Dec-2012 18:15 Send private message

Finch: Some time tonight there should be an influx of unwanted Xmas presents hitting Trade Me lol


that's right. Shopping time!





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  Reply # 737187 25-Dec-2012 20:22 Send private message

I got a lovely book and a lovely meal and hugs and kisses. Perfect.




Then for myself I bought a GTX690 which I already put in my computer over a month ago. XD

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  Reply # 737190 25-Dec-2012 20:38 Send private message

my HD DVD player which I foresee will be a nightmare to get repaired







*muffled laughter* MFFfFFfFFFFhhnnnFFFFMMMmmffff *controls self*

Two words: Safe Disposal. (Recycling)


Seriously though, don't bother. Get a media streamer / media player instead and hook it up to your network or HDD or NAS. An Apple TV if you are so inclined and want to buy titles direct through iTunes.


As a Christmas present (if you want it) I will happily point you in the direction of good media players and the whole wonderful world of functional and brilliant and cheap tech and how to set it up, that any movie fan could ever dream of. I have had to buy then return and test a lot of them for work, especially recently. I bought my first media player 2 years ago and I am NEVER going back. At home we have used the Blu-Ray player about 3 times in the last two years.


Season's Laughter!


Merry Christmas One and All!

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  Reply # 737207 25-Dec-2012 22:33 Send private message

Noel Leeming vouchers from everyone :)




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  Reply # 737274 26-Dec-2012 08:51 Send private message

So... I got a sony cycle energy unit (portable usb power supply), chocolate, cash, smellys.
Everyone in this house knows I need socks and I didnt get a single pair !




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  Reply # 737275 26-Dec-2012 08:51 Send private message

quite like the jaffa cakes I brought the mrs though (60 cake box)!


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  Reply # 737555 27-Dec-2012 07:28 Send private message

A battery grip for last years present a Cannon 7D




that would be an ecumenical matter

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  Reply # 737660 27-Dec-2012 12:14 Send private message

Warehouse and Farmers Gift Cards, a small RC Helicopter, shirts for work (requested), duvet (requested), Lotto tickets and more chocolate than I eat in a year.

+ many many Hot Wheels cars (I collect them and gave myself a few presents)

Very good Xmas this year

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  Reply # 737665 27-Dec-2012 12:22 Send private message

nzkiwiman: + many many Hot Wheels cars (I collect them and gave myself a few presents)


Hey, my 2 year old got some of those too... and he loves them. out of the box and everything! I think he's already managed to get food on them too.




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  Reply # 737889 27-Dec-2012 23:27 Send private message

I got some $8 headphones at harvey norman. Not actually bad. Also got a $99 fridge. The 2degrees silver for $48. Which is annoying as they had a free $50 topup with any phones for more than $49. And a sodastream for $77.

There was 30% off logitech computer accessories but the ultimate ears I got didn't seem to get a reduction.




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  Reply # 737913 28-Dec-2012 00:36 Send private message

richms: I got some $8 headphones at harvey norman. Not actually bad. Also got a $99 fridge. The 2degrees silver for $48. Which is annoying as they had a free $50 topup with any phones for more than $49. And a sodastream for $77.

There was 30% off logitech computer accessories but the ultimate ears I got didn't seem to get a reduction.


The Bar Fridge? Hows it going? Was tempted to buy one aswell just because it was so cheap lol.

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  Reply # 737915 28-Dec-2012 00:50 Send private message

its in the garage cooling down sone 7up. got cold on the plate inside.

retarded sizing means 3 layers of cans not possible. would think they would design shelf spacing to suit drinks given it is a BAR fridge.




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  Reply # 737916 28-Dec-2012 01:05 Send private message

richms: its in the garage cooling down sone 7up. got cold on the plate inside.

retarded sizing means 3 layers of cans not possible. would think they would design shelf spacing to suit drinks given it is a BAR fridge.


Possibily imported specially for the sale, so may not be to NZ standard sizing.

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  Reply # 737917 28-Dec-2012 01:09 Send private message

cans are almost the same worldwide tho. looks like heinikens will be a no go standing up too.




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