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    Well I can only say that its unbelevable that the...

    Well I can only say that its unbelevable that the country that is supposed to be leading the World gives you a choice between Clinton and Trump in 2016 and then Biden and Trump in 2020 .

    If these...
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    Well what an ass I can be ! I haven't got that...

    Well what an ass I can be !
    I haven't got that far in my reading . I'm on Page 8 . If I had waited to the end I might have seen it is Salt Water .
    Forgive my intrusion ! If my name pops up...
  3. A fine piece of writing , cyrille . Better than...

    A fine piece of writing , cyrille .
    Better than anything I read in the Commercial Media .

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    JP ...... continuing an answer you gave me...

    JP ...... continuing an answer you gave me .............. you looked at Chlorine Pools and considered also Salt Water instead . And chose Chlorine .
    Did you find cause to hesitate about going the...
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    [QUOTE=bsnub;4209240]Where are you? Udon...

    [QUOTE=bsnub;4209240]Where are you?

    Udon Thani .

    w
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    Cold day here . Snow . Covid . Town Centre is...

    Cold day here . Snow . Covid . Town Centre is UNBELIEVABLY Silent . A bit scarey really .
    So I sit on the sofa and randomly pick out a Pool Building Thread . JPPR2 was always good .
    And in the...
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    hallelujah ............. That's a perfect...

    hallelujah ............. That's a perfect example of making someone feel OK and then terrifying them !!!

    " River snakes are generally harmless ......... it's not totally out of the question that...
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    David : if you are worried about that then, for...

    David : if you are worried about that then, for heavens sake, don't inquire what prawns/shrimp eat https://teakdoor.com/images/smilies/icon_smile.gif
    Oh, if you eat rice, you've...
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    Well helge ....... I was never keen on street...

    Well helge ....... I was never keen on street food though it's undoubtedly tasty stuff . And this fish from the ponds gets barbecued and has a good-looking white meat to it . But yuck !!!
    I did as...
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    Sorry . I got interrupted and it wasn't for here...

    Sorry . I got interrupted and it wasn't for here at all .
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    Got diverted but it was a wrong diversion . ...

    Got diverted but it was a wrong diversion .

    Anyway ....... paddling about and getting too hot and sweaty . So I jumped out into the water and had a pleasant cooling-down . Thais nearby were too...
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    A Question of Parasites

    A few years back I hired one of those traditional canoe-type paddly things hewn out of a tree that the Thais use . Wanted a day just paddling around quite a nice river that goes through Missy's...
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    Thank you Cow . The article is basic but it...

    Thank you Cow .

    The article is basic but it does make you concentrate on things that should really be obvious ( Shade ... Fans .... AirCon ) .

    Appreciations .

    Wasp
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    Well I actually didn't not do nothing about it ....

    Well I actually didn't not do nothing about it .
    I departed and haven't felt inclined to return .
    There are moments when I consider returning but those are short-lived moments .
    Gloomy Winter is...
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    I was only having a small muse today and I came...

    I was only having a small muse today and I came to this Post .
    Don't know if I thanked you ...... looks like I didn't . So 10 months late --- thanks oots .
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    OK . I'll not bother . Wasp

    OK .

    I'll not bother .


    Wasp
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    Or as in my case ----- a guide in what NOT to do...

    Or as in my case ----- a guide in what NOT to do .
    DON'T employ a cousin who looks up a supporting beam and says " Yehh . That looks OK . "
    Buy him a Spirit Level !!!!!

    Of course it would be far...
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    Succinct as always , terence !

    Succinct as always , terence !
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    Well my thanks to NamPikToot and to Latindancer ....

    Well my thanks to NamPikToot and to Latindancer .
    I assumed that HuangLao / Jeff does this quite a lot as there is no reason for him to be doing it at all .

    I genuinely do wonder why people do...
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    Thread Finished , Klondyke !! Wasp

    Thread Finished , Klondyke !!



    Wasp
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    Funny how a question which is really just .... "...

    Funny how a question which is really just .... " Shall I put up boards with Air Behind or Foam Insulation behind ? " becomes 85 Posts and 3 attempts to say ' Thread Finished ' .

    I did say in one...
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    We had a friend come to take us to some big lake...

    We had a friend come to take us to some big lake . In his pick-up .
    Everyone around was calling " Bai Nai ? " and when we told them they called " Bayy Doo Aye " and climbed in the back .
    I think...
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    Is this that bloody ootai with his wimpy bat and...

    Is this that bloody ootai with his wimpy bat and ball polluting my over-extended Thread again ???

    That screen --- I do like . I prefer Venetian slats but the screen which you portray would be...
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    Your response looks very sensible ....... logical...

    Your response looks very sensible ....... logical even ....... but I don't believe it's so .
    The Thai solution to a hot home seems to be to sit outside .
    And shout " Benn Aye ? " at anybody...
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    You are indeed pragmatic , Pragmatic.

    You are indeed pragmatic , Pragmatic.
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    OK..... 1. I'm just nice . Missy doesn't spend...

    OK.....
    1. I'm just nice .
    Missy doesn't spend a huge chunk of her year there either - but when she IS there the place is badly designed and too hot even for her .
    So she uses the standard...
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    Maybe just mirrors ?

    Maybe just mirrors ?
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    God Dammit !!! I had decided on Battens et...

    God Dammit !!!

    I had decided on Battens et cetera with only air . Not insulation . Now I'm back to Foam Insulation .

    OK . Battens , Foam Insulation , Covering Boards . And if more is required...
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    You paint a grim picture .:eek5: Maybe I...

    You paint a grim picture .:eek5:

    Maybe I should move somewhere a bit cooler .

    Darwin looks nice .

    W.
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    ootai ..... Wasp , I suggested an awning but...

    ootai ..... Wasp , I suggested an awning but today someone else mentions it and they get praise what did I get?

    Well that was a bloody stupid idea !!
    ( Actually juehoe it was a very nice and...
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    So here we go again . The Circular...

    So here we go again .

    The Circular tongue-lashing !!!

    If I am looking at an economical way to reduce the Heat in a wall I am a " Cheap Charlie ! "

    And if I object to being described by such...
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    Funny , Klondyke .

    Funny , Klondyke .
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    I do appreciate your thoughts...

    I do appreciate your thoughts terencecinquantesept --- and the beautifully melodic way in which you express them . Quite poetic at times .
    But I'm getting old now . I was younger last week . And I...
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    That's certainly an idea but its an awful lot of...

    That's certainly an idea but its an awful lot of work .
    And mess .
    I am pleased to get ideas ....... but think how much work THAT is !?!? A day of mess to get out the old cement blocks . Another...
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    Maybe I should look at that . A problem is I...

    Maybe I should look at that . A problem is I don't want any Thais back if I can avoid them .
    I'm sure there are many , many , many , many BRILLIANT Thais out there but I've only come across one and...
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    Not a bad idea actually . I lose a bit of...

    Not a bad idea actually .
    I lose a bit of 'solidity' in the sense that it will always flex more than being attached to the wall by fifty thousand screws ...... but it will cool down that walkway too...
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    It WAS built in the traditional style . ...

    It WAS built in the traditional style .

    Unfortunately it was the " traditional style " of the moron builder .
    I wasn't there . My Bahts were sent there to represent me and Missy was doing a...
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    That's what I don't like . The ' cheap Charlie '...

    That's what I don't like .
    The ' cheap Charlie ' jibe for no reason at all .

    It's ' simple fix Charlie ' having to send instruction to a cousin who is not a cousin whose work is deplorable and...
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    Well you're right . The window does get...

    Well you're right . The window does get ferociously hot too . But it cools down pretty quickly when the sun moves around the corner . It doesn't retain the heat for another 6 hours like the walls do...
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    Hello Klond !!! I did find this from you in my...

    Hello Klond !!!

    I did find this from you in my earlier attempt to deal with things .

    You did what I was asking about ....... but you used foam behind those Shera boards . And it worked fine for...
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    Clever , OhOh . Simple but clever . I like it ....

    Clever , OhOh .
    Simple but clever .
    I like it . And I'll do it . Thank you .

    W.
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    OK . This Thread has come swiftly to its end ....

    OK .

    This Thread has come swiftly to its end . I'm only posting now to say 2 things .

    1) Thank you people for your guidance . Very useful .

    and 2) ...... Purely to see if I can Post a photo...
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    Hi oots !! Yesterday I actually started...

    Hi oots !!

    Yesterday I actually started reading your house-building thread once again .
    It's an excellent Thread .

    " Where's the humour ? "
    Well ..... the humour pissed off a few people and...
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    Well NamPikToot ............. You have taken me...

    Well NamPikToot ............. You have taken me to a decision about all this .

    I'm going to tell her to go the route of Battens and Boards on the outside leaving a One inch air gap . On the...
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    "Wasp you could put the QCon inside but you'll...

    "Wasp you could put the QCon inside but you'll still have a wall outside acting as a heat sink and the heat will transfer "

    Yes the heat will also be in one connected wall but not so much on the...
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    NamPikToot " Is the walkway able to be extended?...

    NamPikToot
    " Is the walkway able to be extended? if only by a small amount. You don't need an airgap between the Q Cons and wall ."

    At some time in the future when old Granny finally kicks off...
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    HughCow : " I would suggest large blinds or put...

    HughCow : " I would suggest large blinds or put a verandah or even a pergola with vines along that wall. Anything that shades the wall from the sun will be much better than anything else. If you...
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    OhOh " I did suggesting flushing the gap...

    OhOh " I did suggesting flushing the gap occasionally. The timing the flushing liquid would be subject to the "critter contagion". But that would be another question. "

    You did indeed suggest the...
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