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by vundu
Sun May 19, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: The Kitchen
Topic: Smoking saw dust.
Replies: 0
Views: 58

Smoking saw dust.

As a matter of interest, I bought a 15kg bag of manuka sawdust for my cold smoker lastweek from Dunninghams butchers supply company.I got one some years ago for $64 about the cheapest I know. I store it in plastic paint buckets. The price now is $82 a bag but is still cheap for what you get. It come...
by vundu
Sun May 19, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: The Kitchen
Topic: Vacuum sealers.
Replies: 5
Views: 271

Re: Vacuum sealers.

Thanks for the response, I eventually bought a Sunbeam vs7850 model which costs $399.00.and Briscoes had on special 40% off for $239, then checked on price check and found 100%NZ had them for $215. The machine is versitile but also has a 60 day trial period and if you are not happy with it you can g...
by vundu
Fri May 17, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: The Kitchen
Topic: Vacuum sealers.
Replies: 5
Views: 271

Vacuum sealers.

Hi, I know this is an old subject, but I want to buy a vacuum sealer and would like to know what brands work okay without breaking the bank? Any advice appreciated, thanks. :D
by vundu
Fri Nov 09, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: SOLD Gas Bottle
Replies: 3
Views: 613

Re: For sale

Sold, thank you.
by vundu
Thu Nov 08, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: SOLD Gas Bottle
Replies: 3
Views: 613

Re: For sale

Unsworth Heights just near Constellation offramp. 0276871272.
by vundu
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: SOLD Gas Bottle
Replies: 3
Views: 613

SOLD Gas Bottle

Hi, I have a full 9kg lpg bottle in date, surplus to requirements for sale for $40 if anyone needs one? Would have to be picked up. Thanks Fred.
by vundu
Sat May 19, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seeking your wisdom - buying a 2nd hand yak
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

Re: Seeking your wisdom - buying a 2nd hand yak

Hi, I moved from a 4.5 to a viking, never looked back, no regrets, far more room etc etc. My 2pence worth.
by vundu
Sun Feb 25, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AKL Harbour Bridge 24/Feb
Replies: 6
Views: 1028

Re: AKL Harbour Bridge 24/Feb

Hi, what make is your hook on the left, same shape as a black magic KL? A sharp hook will stick on your fingernail without hardly any pressure, I only use this shape when fishing with bait, but must be sharp and no striking, try tickling the point with a fine flat file, the results can amazing, good...
by vundu
Wed Feb 21, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AKL Harbour Bridge 18/Feb
Replies: 18
Views: 1926

Re: AKL Harbour Bridge 18/Feb

Hi, just looked at your pictures, looked good, could you tell me how you prepared the heads please, and do you remove the scales from the heads? I would like to try it. Thank you. :y:
by vundu
Sat Dec 23, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Merry Xmas
Replies: 7
Views: 1129

Re: Merry Xmas

And so say all of us. :y:
by vundu
Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:18 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Viking 440 for sale.SOLD, THANK YOU.
Replies: 6
Views: 996

Re: Viking 440 for sale.

Hi, I see my kayak is actually lighter by 2kgs than the new Evolution 4 models.
by vundu
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:04 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Viking 440 for sale.SOLD, THANK YOU.
Replies: 6
Views: 996

Re: Viking 440 for sale.

Hi, yes it is, to view, phone 0276871272, I live 3 mins from Constellation on/off ramp, easy. Fred. :D
by vundu
Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Viking 440 for sale.SOLD, THANK YOU.
Replies: 6
Views: 996

Re: Viking 440 for sale.

Hi, as promised pictures of kayak, picture at last forum meeting a few years ago, and others showing stored under my house at the present moment. Hope this helps, I could not see any scratches or marks, as I said it is in good condition, cheers :y:
by vundu
Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:09 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Viking 440 for sale.SOLD, THANK YOU.
Replies: 6
Views: 996

Viking 440 for sale.SOLD, THANK YOU.

Hi, I have decided to sell my 440 Evolution 3 which is in very good condition and like to give the forum readers a chance to buy it or it will go on Trade Me. This model has basically all the features of the new version except it is a couple of kgs heavier but is very strong. It also does not have t...
by vundu
Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Prowler 13 vs Prowler 4.5 Elite
Replies: 10
Views: 1368

Re: Prowler 13 vs Prowler 4.5 Elite

Hi, my two cents worth, first time out with a 4.5, turtled right near the beach, never done that before in 49 years of paddling, never trusted it again and sold it. :)
by vundu
Wed Aug 23, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Weather This Week
Replies: 37
Views: 3241

Re: Weather This Week

Hi, in answer to going too fast, a friend uses a milk bottle with some sand in tied to a cord and dragged along the bottom, can be used from the front or back depending on how he is fishing. He says sometimes he says it seems to bring on the fish, so has anyone else tried something simillar? I have ...
by vundu
Sat Nov 05, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tacklepod hard to fit into GT
Replies: 11
Views: 1016

Re: Tacklepod hard to fit into GT

Hi, my one also gives me a bit of trouble, a bit of a pain.
by vundu
Fri Sep 16, 2016 5:04 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Free - Thule roof rack parts/fittings
Replies: 2
Views: 865

Re: Free - Thule roof rack parts/fittings

I take it, the parts are not available?
by vundu
Sat Sep 10, 2016 4:00 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Free - Thule roof rack parts/fittings
Replies: 2
Views: 865

Re: Free - Thule roof rack parts/fittings

Hi, I would be interested in the fittings, my racks are the square type, if they are still available? Thanks Fred.