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by tidal
Sat Aug 02, 2008 5:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: putting your photo on this forum
Replies: 51
Views: 5995

I am not that cruel :lol:
by tidal
Wed Jul 30, 2008 5:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Air con.
Replies: 6
Views: 812

With the usual caveats about venting and water collection/emptying for short term use the mobile units are quite effective and not that expensive to run if you look at low wattage units. I used an 820w astro (spanish I believe) unit in a mobile home last summer and it was remarkably efficient even i...
by tidal
Mon Jul 14, 2008 1:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Strong Winds
Replies: 35
Views: 4811

Yes, I remember thinking just that :lol:
by tidal
Mon Jul 14, 2008 12:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Strong Winds
Replies: 35
Views: 4811

The little ones I can live with but 2 years ago these happened to us http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c378/tidal_toag/fred1/PICT4038.jpg http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c378/tidal_toag/fred1/PICT4039.jpg Two at once running down the ridge lines on each side of our valley. looking at the pics they...
by tidal
Thu Jul 10, 2008 7:55 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: The Photograpy Thread
Replies: 332
Views: 80144

Image

WOT! No Food :lol:
by tidal
Sun Jun 15, 2008 4:24 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: The Photograpy Thread
Replies: 332
Views: 80144

It's funny what you can find on your washing line

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Kind of purty in an Alien sort of way

:lol:
by tidal
Fri May 30, 2008 2:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: It's just not cricket....
Replies: 26
Views: 4777

Yep
Was still reading when I posted but thought editing my comment was a little "unfair"

I don't mind occasionally looking foolish :lol:
by tidal
Thu May 29, 2008 1:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: It's just not cricket....
Replies: 26
Views: 4777

They are both in the same family so quite similar (ORTHOPTERA: ACRIDIIDAE)

The one I posted had just landed (there were quite a few flying) I wonder if the Egyptian flies too........
by tidal
Wed May 28, 2008 6:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: It's just not cricket....
Replies: 26
Views: 4777

Hmmm

this was identified as a locust by a local if it helps

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by tidal
Thu May 22, 2008 3:24 pm
Forum: About This Forum
Topic: For those who post photos here and elsewhere
Replies: 8
Views: 3555

For those who post photos here and elsewhere

If you haven't already done so you might want to google for
"Orphan Works Act"

or read here and THEN look http://www.epuk.org/Opinion/848/uncle-s ... es-charter

It may affect you and how you post.

It will affect much IP

:(
by tidal
Sun May 04, 2008 8:32 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: The Photograpy Thread
Replies: 332
Views: 80144

From The Moors and Christians fiesta here in Cullar http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c378/tidal_toag/climbing%20andalucia/PICT4924.jpg http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c378/tidal_toag/climbing%20andalucia/Cllar_pc2.jpg http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c378/tidal_toag/climbing%20andalucia/PICT0869...
by tidal
Mon Dec 10, 2007 4:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: i think i have lice!
Replies: 31
Views: 7827

They get into rice as well but that can be cured. Get a shallow pan (paella pans or flan dishes are excellent) put in the rice you need for a meal and add water. After a short while the rice will sink, and the weevils, tired of drowning will float to the surface, skim them of and dispose of them and...
by tidal
Mon Nov 19, 2007 8:36 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Internet/T.V.
Replies: 23
Views: 9454

I got mine from the local dynos chain
In Granada they are located here
http://www.dynos.es/Tiendas/Provincias/ ... ia=Granada

For the rest of the region (and Spain) there is an interactive map on that site.

Most good outlets will have them. Mediamarkt certainly do
by tidal
Mon Nov 19, 2007 5:41 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Internet/T.V.
Replies: 23
Views: 9454

Note
DO buy a spanish one. The UK ones didn't work when I brought mine over.
by tidal
Mon Nov 19, 2007 5:36 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Internet/T.V.
Replies: 23
Views: 9454

I have the Aver tv card in my pute
They also do a usb one too.
by tidal
Mon Nov 19, 2007 5:25 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Internet/T.V.
Replies: 23
Views: 9454

OK for what specific receptionsyou are asking for 1)as someone else has said you can get all the BBC radio channels on a cheap lidl/eroski 80cm satellite kit as these are available even on the hotbird sat (You can also get some of the bbcs digital tv sport coverage at the present time :D ) 2) Most r...
by tidal
Mon Nov 19, 2007 11:30 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Pound symbol
Replies: 12
Views: 5458

If you are using a Microsoft OS you will also find most symbols in the "character map"

Start/All programs/accessories/system tools (in XP for instance) this gives both the option of copying and pastng or using the alt codes.
by tidal
Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: no scooters
Replies: 33
Views: 5322

I suppose it depends if you like a slow throb or a frantic vibration between your legs










I'll get my coat shall I?
by tidal
Wed Nov 14, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: no scooters
Replies: 33
Views: 5322

I would never touch a harley, slow noisy and expensive, but I will admit to having owned a Kawasaki Vulcan at the end of a very long line of motorbikes over the years (I couldn't afford a proper Indian at the time) And guess what? as a teacher I regularly rode it to work in a shirt and tie under the...
by tidal
Mon Nov 05, 2007 12:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Civil Partnerships in Spain
Replies: 69
Views: 14378

It may not be the human norm (based on statistical and demographic data )but homesexuality is entirely natural and occurs throughout the upper echelons of animal kingdom. Odd as it may seem sexual acts are not all about procreation, (if they were many heterosexuals would not be indulging in them or ...