As much as I want to hate this thing, it is kind of growing on me. Electric vs 16MPG ICE, Curb weight 6,000 lb s vs current 4,500 lbs , Towing capacity 14,000lbs max vs current 5,000 lbs, doable. It would be interesting to know how easy to powder coat this thing. That's about 2700 kg which would le...Jump to post
In Sweden all stores usually raise the prices and then lower them so that that new price is higher then the original price but gives the appearance of a price cut.
Stores have been threathned with large fines this year though so we'll see if the dare to do the regular fake sales this year.
Pick up truck are useless if you don't own a house, or if you own a house, but you're completely inept and therefore unable to anything around the house. Otherwise pickup trucks are excellent tools, much better than any car. I had longer construction materials in my Passat then the longest F150 loa...Jump to post
So Musk just revealed Tesla's new and long awaited truck and.... uh. Well I don't think anyone expected that. Summary from The Verge: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7atGkba-Z8 BBC article: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-50513294 I'm not sure whether they're just trolling everyone with that d...Jump to post
I think this is just a play for sympathy. He has been having a very bad week with the impeachment and all his very best people turning on him and wants the whole country to stop talking about what a crook he is and have some sympathy for him. I doubt it. The President is a man in his 70s who is obe...Jump to post
Don't know if this has been posted elsewhere already but the Beluga XL has now received type approval by EASA. https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/18/technologie/europese-typegoedkeuring-voor-airbus-belugaxl https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-releases/en/2019/11/belugaxl-receives-eas...Jump to post
If the United States had a parliament, who would have the ultimate decision on dissolving parliament? In Canada, the vote of no confidence and desire to dissolve parliament is given to the governor general who speaks for the crown, right? So, on behalf of Her Majesty, the governor general accepts t...Jump to post
geeek wrote:Thunderboltdrgn wrote:geeek wrote:
Probably sometime next week. It did a engine run and taxi check earlier today.
SK#1 is currently out on it's first test flight. https://aibfamily.flights/A350/358
Delta350 wrote:If I may ask, what is FAL?
Halloween exists Sweden as well, mainly as an "artificial" holiday created by retail stores and etc to get people to spend more money since there aren't any other holidays between midsummer (end of June) and christmas/jul (end of December). Quite the same here in northern Germany. When I ...Jump to post
skipness1E wrote:Where are we on production rates? Are they still building? (Yes) At what rate? Fitting out? Painting? Or shipping green? To where?
A bid has been placed on the Nordic part of Thomas Cook and there are also other interested parties. https://www.travelnews.se/ving/bud-lagt-pa-ving-raknar-med-en-snabb-forsaljningsprocess/ https://www.reuters.com/article/us-thomas-cook-grp-nordics/travel-firm-thomas-cook-gets-non-binding-offer-for-...Jump to post
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/erdogan-syria-turkey-kurds-europe-refugees-invasion-sdf-latest-middle-east-a9150271.html Turkish president Erdogan threatens EU. In this case he will lose and big (I think). First of all only that treat is bad for Turkey. Secondly if he opens the...Jump to post
Different light, different perspective – different thoughts? https://www.airway1.com/sas-unveils-its-first-a350-with-new-livery/ https://www.airway1.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/sas-a350-3.jpg Boring. The tail looks like they just copied the design from Lufthansa, Qantas, Iberia, Aer Lingus, brus...Jump to post
Swedish - kurva (bend, like a bend on a road)
In Polish (spelled with w) it is something completely different (prostitute)
Wembley Friday 11 July 1986 Status Quo warmed up for Queen,
http://www.queenconcerts.com/inc/ticket ... 07-11b.jpg
https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/former-boeing-official-subpoenaed-in-737-max-probe-wont-turn-over-documents-citing-fifth-amendment-protection/ So why would a junior ex-Boeing employee be holding onto important documents about the 737MAX? He is now a FO at Southwest. Another t...Jump to post
Julius Fučík/Grimethorpe Colliery Band - Florentiner march
https://open.spotify.com/track/2WF42BLg ... 22-K9z0Ndw
Stats from the Swedish Transport Agency for July 2019 are now out. Arlanda -9.3 % Bromma -8.6 % Sad numbers. SJ surely must be thriving? Or possibly travellers are going by bus. In Denmark Flixbus has really taken off. SJ have definitely seen a large increase in passengers both last year and this y...Jump to post
Trump realized that there is no golf course in Greenland, nor tourism big enough to sustain a Trump Hotel at Nuuk, right? Ok, there's the mineral/rare earth material, plus Trump can probably build gulags in Greenland near those mine for forced labor. :duck: :duck: . Plus having "Alaska East&qu...Jump to post
aircatalonia wrote:This is indeed the Russian version of the Hudson miracle.
I honestly thought it already had been scrapped. At any rate the last time this subject came up we found out the interior is entirely gutted, the engines are hopelessly outdated and would require cutting the ship into pieces to remove and replace, and the hull design is several generations behind c...Jump to post
Scandinavia/Stockholm can be very expensive but with the right planing you should be able to get away without it being too expensive. You won't need a visa, nor local currency (credit card is accepted pretty much everywhere). Most of the population speaks English so you will have no problem making y...Jump to post
The A350 production site is now saying that MSN's 354 & 365 that were due to be delivered to Air Mauritius are now going to SAA. Can anyone confirm this? https://sites.google.com/site/a350xwbproduction/production-list Seems to be correct. It was mentioned here as well https://www.airliners.net/...Jump to post
I think Air India still have a fuel stop at ARN for one of their US bound flights from India due to avoiding Pakistanian airspace.Jump to post
I know it is most likely unrelated, but this unexplained GA8 accident comes to mind, not least because I knew the pilot and it was a very sad episode: https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/34483 I wonder if the ATSB will take a look at that one again in light of whatever may be found from this one. ...Jump to post
SAS' LN-RKP is on one of it's last or the last of it's revenue flights before being flown to France for scrapping. SK998 from Shanghai to Copenhagen https://fr24.com/SAS998/21513ad3 https://albertaviation.com/2019/07/15/sas-starts-a340-retirement-plan-with-ln-rkp-first-leaving-its-fleet/ https://ins...Jump to post
You'll be better off with a new one - especially when you will be getting a new warranty that will help a bit. It's a pain to build your own. I moved to Apple years ago but seem to remember DLL hell in the PC world. Maybe MS has figured that out by now, but I'd still get everything new and have the...Jump to post
Update: while I was out of town this week, I dropped my PC off at the repair shop. Their diagnosis was that there was damage to the motherboard around the video card (directly attached to the motherboard) and that I would have to replace the motherboard. I don't have much experience building my own...Jump to post
Nobody mentions the core advantage of the metric system: units are linked to each other in a sane way. True. 1km is 1000 meter which is 10'000 decimeter (dm) or 100'000 cm or 1'000'000 mm or (with , as a decimal separator) 1,0000000 km 1000,0000 m 10000,000 dm 100000,00 cm 1000000,0 mm Same number ...Jump to post
Personally, I would like Stockholm's second airport NYO to Stockholm-Nyköping, rather its current name of Skavsta as it is confusing and a little difficult to non-Swedish-speakers to pronounce properly. On the others, surely just having it with the name of the city, with the name of the local area ...Jump to post
or get a new computer and put your current hard drive in the new computer (better value but more expensive). . To get to the data that is fine, booting from it will result in a crash. Best regards Thomas Not necessarily. A few years ago I did an RMA for RAM-memory due computer problems. When new RA...Jump to post
To answer your question about the baggage, I guess it depends on your definition of HSR but in Italy I rode a train that reached around 150 mph and it was packed and people were leaving bags in the aisle, and I rode the X2000 from Stockholm and had the same issue. Easy fix is have more room for bag...Jump to post
The key word is balance . Planet earth needs a balance of all that it needs to function just like the human body needs to have a balance of everything it needs. As long as all needs are balanced everything is just fine but as soon as you start to shift the balance problems starts to happen. It's ca...Jump to post
[There is no such thing as too much water, either? Like during Katrina? No such thing as too much nuclear energy? Like Chernobyl? No such thing as too much heat? Like Phoenix? No such thing as too much morphine? Too much is fine? Sulfur is naturally occurring, too. Try living off that. Is water a p...Jump to post
Dutchy wrote:Yes, I think so. Just as New Zealand.
I am not that familiar with home alarm systems and not sure how it works in the US (?). From the little I've heard some have said/claimed that the good systems also include some sort of automatic fire alarm which supposedly was a better investment then just a system that is just a burglary/intruder ...Jump to post
So, in summary - parents who refuse to vaccinate their kids are upset that their kids are developing preventable diseases? If it wasn’t so pathetic, it would be hilarious. :banghead: IMO I would say that tragic is a better word. I really feel sorry for the children who obviously haven't chosen this...Jump to post
Two of my favourite youtube channels are:
Simone Giertz .- The Queen of shitty robots https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3KEoM ... wBC34RaKCQ
White spot pirates - Untie the lines, German woman Nike Steiger and her sailing adventures. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkYfFe ... PrOc9So7PA
bombayduck wrote:Building a wall around Mar-A-Lago.
Airstud wrote:is what?
Is it "loop-the-loops," or is it "loops-the-loop" (like with "passers-by" or "runners-up") ?