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by Bluesky
Sun Jan 10, 2016 10:00 pm
Forum: Hua Hin Classifieds
Topic: Items found grand market Hua Hin 9pm 10 Jan 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 1066

Items found grand market Hua Hin 9pm 10 Jan 2016

Browsing the grand markets tonight and noticed a shopping bag containing some new purchases left on a bench at the rear of the markets unable to locate an owner and management office empty. If someone on the forum is aware of anyone who may have left their shopping there please PM me and describe th...
by Bluesky
Sat Jan 02, 2016 1:51 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Aftermarket parts for Honda Sonic 125
Replies: 5
Views: 941

Re: Aftermarket parts for Honda Sonic 125

My guess is it will now go from sub sonic to super sonic?
by Bluesky
Wed Dec 23, 2015 6:29 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Customs visit
Replies: 13
Views: 1549

Re: Customs visit

A positive outcome for your celebratory gift. had they come into Oz under the wrong circumstance they may well have ended up in smoke..prematurely!
by Bluesky
Mon Dec 21, 2015 12:35 am
Forum: News
Topic: New Power Plant Runs on Coconut Waste
Replies: 4
Views: 712

Re: New Power Plant Runs on Coconut Waste

Wow, forget the iPhone, enough energy to power my now defunct battery operated watch! Really not so sure about the carbon footprint though!
by Bluesky
Wed Dec 16, 2015 12:23 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Newbie!
Replies: 6
Views: 8060

Re: Newbie!

Welcome to the forum from another relative newbie, I trust you will enjoy you time in Thailand wherever you happen to be domiciled. Personally I have found the forum mostly quite useful and 'value adding' to both our decision making process and lifestyle in Hua Hin...You get back what you put into i...
by Bluesky
Mon Dec 14, 2015 1:16 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Dengue fever in Hua Hin?
Replies: 109
Views: 16912

Re: Dengue fever in Hua Hin?

Whilst trials so far indicate the vaccine will cover The 4 most common strains of dengue I wonder how effective it will be in S.E Asia, in particular, Thailand. Given the cost of development one would hope governments will subsidise the vaccine and further development in countries where dengue is an...
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 11, 2015 8:33 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: You know you're old when.......
Replies: 90
Views: 11985

Re: You know you're old when.......

You go to the barber's shop for a cut and polish!
by Bluesky
Thu Dec 10, 2015 9:07 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Dengue fever in Hua Hin?
Replies: 109
Views: 16912

Re: Dengue fever in Hua Hin?

Some promising news re vaccine for dengue

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/ ... f-research
by Bluesky
Wed Dec 09, 2015 11:00 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: You know you're old when.......
Replies: 90
Views: 11985

Re: You know you're old when.......

The candles on your birthday cake set off the buildings smoke alarms.
by Bluesky
Wed Dec 09, 2015 7:38 pm
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Light aircraft charter Hua Hin to Phitsanulok
Replies: 2
Views: 3449

Light aircraft charter Hua Hin to Phitsanulok

Is anyone aware of any small operators using either Cessna 172's 182's or similar between Hua Hin and Phitsanulok?
by Bluesky
Sun Dec 06, 2015 12:34 am
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Minister 'Confused' by Safety Downgrade for Thai Airlines
Replies: 21
Views: 7662

Re: Minister 'Confused' by Safety Downgrade for Thai Airlines

Looks like another replay of the issue of foreign legal practioners operating in Thailand only in this instance the aviation industry. Not sure about a 'quick fix' with 414 aircraft affected and also the matter of aircrew re certification. Extract from Bangkok Post: This internal conflict had stalle...
by Bluesky
Thu Dec 03, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Wifi signal strength/speed question
Replies: 11
Views: 822

Re: wifi question

Also, although the signal strength may be excellent the quality may be not so good. There maybe noise or interference from other sources. Other WiFi networks using the same channel is a possibility. This is probably the first thing to check. You can find several WiFi analyzer apps for android and a...
by Bluesky
Wed Dec 02, 2015 6:41 pm
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Minister 'Confused' by Safety Downgrade for Thai Airlines
Replies: 21
Views: 7662

Re: Minister 'Confused' by Safety Downgrade for Thai Airlines

I am not sure where the Ministers confusion comes from. International Civil Aviation Organisation Co-Operative Development of Operational Safety and Continuing Airworthiness Programme South East Asia (ICAO/COSCAP-SEA) has had a Chief Technical Advisor posted to Thailand and domiciled in Bangkok sinc...
by Bluesky
Tue Dec 01, 2015 9:58 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: News of the Weird - this just in!
Replies: 982
Views: 61409

Re: News of the Weird - this just in!

Ho, Ho, Ho......................! Brazilian police hunt Santa Claus who stole Sao Paulo helicopter RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian police are hunting for a Sao Paulo Santa Claus who kicked off the Christmas shopping season by stealing a helicopter. The thief rented the aircraft late Friday fro...
by Bluesky
Sun Nov 29, 2015 5:02 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Looking for leak detection company
Replies: 8
Views: 962

Re: Looking for leak detection company

Not sure if this will help but if you can get onto a a ground penetrating radar (gpr) distributor in Thailand they may be able to give you a lead as to who may be operating in the Hua Hin region. ( This is the most common piece of equipment used to locate and identify water leaks in slab etc.)