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by packrat
22 Jun 2018, 23:22
Forum: Off Topics
Topic: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO
Replies: 2102
Views: 97169

Re: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO

noplanb wrote:
22 Jun 2018, 22:10
Didn't mention it specifically, but did say they saw/heard how the transferees paid locals for such services.
The guards controlled all food and stuff in the camp and this wasn't the locals who were involved.

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by packrat
22 Jun 2018, 20:40
Forum: Off Topics
Topic: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO
Replies: 2102
Views: 97169

Re: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO

And did the Manus days book report the prostitution ring set up the subcontracted guards who ran the camp, or did it only talk about how awful the refugees were so the guards felt better?
by packrat
22 Jun 2018, 14:57
Forum: Amps, Preamps, Cabs - Classifieds
Topic: WTB: Aguilar tone hammer 350
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: WTB: Aguilar tone hammer 350

An inkling I wanted to push a large cab harder and saw an opportunity. Not casting any shade at the 350.
by packrat
21 Jun 2018, 17:27
Forum: Basses
Topic: Blue Bass Owners Show Your Bass(es)!
Replies: 28
Views: 279

Re: Blue Bass Owners Show Your Bass(es)!

Oh, it's not just my image. IGMUR in general is out of capacity. teehee.
by packrat
21 Jun 2018, 13:27
Forum: Amps, Preamps, Cabs - Classifieds
Topic: WTB: Aguilar tone hammer 350
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: WTB: Aguilar tone hammer 350

Good little amps. Unfortunately, I already moved mine on (upgraded to 500). Good luck.
by packrat
21 Jun 2018, 13:26
Forum: Off Topics
Topic: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO
Replies: 2102
Views: 97169

Re: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO

Hmm this is what happens when we let Malcolm and Donald play together. http://junkee.com/trump-border-australia/163907 Horrifying as the current Australian policy is, it's closer to the trump-backs-down order from today, than the thousands of children are sent away and nobody knows where of last we...
by packrat
21 Jun 2018, 13:10
Forum: Basses
Topic: Blue Bass Owners Show Your Bass(es)!
Replies: 28
Views: 279

Re: Blue Bass Owners Show Your Bass(es)!

My daughter’s blue Mikro and the fretless MIJ Jazz that I picked up in the classifieds here.



I keep chasing after a blue custom Dingwalls and keep ending up with orange and natural ones.

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by packrat
21 Jun 2018, 11:44
Forum: Off Topics
Topic: FIFA World Cup 2018
Replies: 36
Views: 227

Re: FIFA World Cup 2018

Of course, but I think if you identify as Australian then you should support your athletes on the world stage, not just go for one of the top teams. Don't get me wrong, if Scotland ever manage to qualify for another world cup I'll be cheering on the boys in blue!! That sort of nationalism is unhelp...
by packrat
20 Jun 2018, 10:35
Forum: Lutherie
Topic: Latest Builds
Replies: 45
Views: 994

Re: Latest Builds

Blast. Needs a discussion of the tonal characteristics of different shaped holes :D

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by packrat
18 Jun 2018, 20:29
Forum: Off Topics
Topic: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO
Replies: 2102
Views: 97169

Re: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO

And now SBS has to step in to cover for Optus. Hi ho hee hee.
by packrat
17 Jun 2018, 23:48
Forum: Bass Guitars - Classifieds
Topic: withdrawn
Replies: 6
Views: 553

Re: American fender Jazz 5 1996-97 now $1500

Do you know the weight on this?
by packrat
16 Jun 2018, 21:11
Forum: Off Topics
Topic: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO
Replies: 2102
Views: 97169

Re: Political Coverage By the Media in Our Country - PART TWO

Note the explicit option to sell it to “a media mogul”.
by packrat
14 Jun 2018, 20:52
Forum: Basses
Topic: Talk to me about Double Bass
Replies: 36
Views: 876

Re: Talk to me about Double Bass

Left hand on a double bass is very different action to a bass guitar if you want to avoid hurting yourself. Force from your arm weight, not fingers.
by packrat
12 Jun 2018, 10:30
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Ebay thread PART TWO - the good, bad, and ridiculous...
Replies: 804
Views: 52581

Re: Ebay thread PART TWO - the good, bad, and ridiculous...

Its difficult to price a unique band associated bass.
by packrat
11 Jun 2018, 16:17
Forum: Basses
Topic: Bass strap shoulder pad
Replies: 8
Views: 167

Re: Bass strap shoulder pad

A wider non slippy strap would probably emanate fiddling when the pad wasn’t in quite the right place.