GavinB

  • GavinB replied to the topic Why no electric estate cars? in the forum Chat Forum 1 hour ago

    Next year, full EVs will become the new tax dodge, if it bothers you that much.

    Oops, forgot about that, you’re correct.

    We are still a long way behind when it comes to incentivising zero-emission though, particularly when compared to, say Norway.

    https://elbil.no/english/norwegian-ev-policy/

  • GavinB replied to the topic Why no electric estate cars? in the forum Chat Forum 2 hours ago

    Test drove an e-Niro at the weekend, and was really impressed with it – very smooth and pretty nippy. The move from my current car, a Mazda 6 estate would need a bit of adjustment though.

    Not looking at any of the hybrids for the reasons already stated above – they are a tax dodge.

  • Buying a licence for standalone Office 2010 package would not be the best option IMO, unless that also includes updates, but even then it’ll go out of date very quickly and still pose a load of restrictions on what you can do.

    Office365 (free for students) or arguably better GSuite (free for up to 15GB of cloud storage) is the way to go. Sync…[Read more]

  • Q: Is it a pre-requisite to have read the book, in order to understand what is going on with the TV series?

    MrsB and I tried to watch it last night, and after about 20 mins eventually admitted to each other that neither of us had the slightest idea what was going on. Visually stunning, but I struggled to piece together the plot lines.

    Is it…[Read more]

  • Ours have had access to an older iPad since they were about 5. It’s pretty much locked down so that they can access CBeebies and various educational games (maths ones are pretty cool), as well as watching films on longer journeys. They can’t access t’internet, YouTube etc.

    Pretty easy to set up the restrictions on an iPad, which are then…[Read more]

  • 60cm Pro6 frame (alu) Carbon forks Stans Alpha 400 rims running tubeless Hope XC6 hubs Hope 160mm floating rotors Hope V-Twin system (X2 callipers) Thomson Elite seatpost, Salsa Cowbell 2…