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Old 07-09-2019, 16:50   #4846
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Re: What have you just bought?

I have just purchased 2 Megastone Gold 37cm baking trays.

It took me half an hour to remove the rubbery adhesive that stuck the labels on.

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Re: What have you just bought?

Makes you wonder how the coating stays on.
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Old 09-09-2019, 12:51   #4848
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I have just purchased 2 Megastone Gold 37cm baking trays.

It took me half an hour to remove the rubbery adhesive that stuck the labels on.

Non stick?
I was given a nice cast iron "non-stick" pan and removing the label too off some of the coating. Our best pan is a black cast iron pan, well seasoned that like the wok is never "washed". A rinse and maybe a little brushing does fine, then dry on the wok-burner on the hob, maybe reseason the wok.
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Old 09-09-2019, 13:40   #4849
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Re: What have you just bought?

Plenty of sundries at B&M's.
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Re: What have you just bought?

Pre-ordered cast iron griddle pan, cast iron casserole dish with lid, and a cast iron roasting dish from ALDI - my lad moves in with his girlfriend to their new place next month, and these will make nice housewarming presents for them both.
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Old 29-09-2019, 12:08   #4851
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Re: What have you just bought?

I just ordered a new PC in amazon, for my work. I am a web developer. Now I am at waiting for my parcel.
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Old 29-09-2019, 14:22   #4852
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Re: What have you just bought?

Tin of sweets from Tesco as they are only £3 50" They are good for an extra present at Christmas , vouchers for Birthday presents this month,
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Old 29-09-2019, 16:26   #4853
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Re: What have you just bought?

4 T shirts.
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Old 29-09-2019, 18:35   #4854
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Re: What have you just bought?

Dog bed, toys etc from pets at home.
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Old 30-09-2019, 11:44   #4855
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A new shed and assorted bits of garden furniture for the newly done garden.
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Old 30-09-2019, 15:03   #4856
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Onions, still at 50p per kg in Aldi. Everywhere else they are 85p+ per kg.
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Re: What have you just bought?

iPad Air 10.5. Because why the hell not.
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Old 30-09-2019, 17:46   #4858
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A 6 way junction box to move a power point. Ideally I should run new cables back to each of the next sockets in the ring but it's too difficult at the moment to move loads of furniture and pull up all the floors to do it.
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Flights for our holiday next March - me, SWMBO, and another couple are going on a Florida road trip.

We're flying Leeds to Dublin, then Dublin to Miami - on the way back it will be Orlando to Dublin, then Dublin to Leeds; that way, we do the Homeland Security checks in Dublin, and the Dublin to Miami flight is treated as an internal flight, so we get out of the airport quickly (for comparison, last time we all flew to Boston from the UK, it took nearly 3 hours from landing to getting out of the airport, whilst when we went to San Francisco via Dublin, it took around 40 minutes - definitely worth doing, imho...).

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A 125g tube of contact adhesive to glue some plastic laminate edging on.
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