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    Camping Gear Thread

    We camped quite often when I was still in the house. Unfortunately for me, my wife does not enjoy camping, so I rarely go out. I think it would cost me a caravan before my wife would consider going camping.
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    Telkom billing is the most useless department

    No I agree, the billing department is a lot worse than the cancellations department. I had no problems with cancelling my line with them a few months ago. Their billing department on the other han..., they might as well close the whole thing. Then again, you can say the same for the entirety of...
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    Municipal Power Failures: Generator or Inverter

    I'm definitely replacing all the lightbulbs with Rechargeable Battery Backup Light Bulbs in the next 2 months and already have the option to buy a 5.5kVA genny from a friend. I think the best bet might be to get a 2.4KVA inverter for my PC and lighting in the house so I can throw out the 2x...
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    Municipal Power Failures: Generator or Inverter

    That is really nice, but it's got a price that's just as nice :D
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    Municipal Power Failures: Generator or Inverter

    Maybe I should do this. Free prepaid meter!
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    Smart home starting out - new build

    I'll definitely be keeping an eye on this thread going forward as I want to start with "smartening up" my house as soon as I have fibre and funds for smart devices. The main "problem" I have at this point is getting an ethernet point installed in every room as I'll have to use truncing or go...
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    The car people would buy if they won the lotto

    Edit: Pay off my house, my iX, buy a second car cash and get a solar solution for my house. The rest would go out of SA
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    Municipal Power Failures: Generator or Inverter

    Just so I'm sure, if the inverter states 7 hours (depending on load obviously), batteries should reach 50% in 3.5 hours, right?
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    Municipal Power Failures: Generator or Inverter

    My brother-in-law lives in Venterspos. Day 24 today
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    Municipal Power Failures: Generator or Inverter

    I had a look at something like this. Will be able to connect it to the DB board and connect the lights on it, if I'm not mistaken
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