Archive for category Power

Australian Powerwall2 Update – 3 months on


Back in June I had a Tesla Powerwall2 installed, one of the first in Australia. It’s been three months, and going well, so herewith an update.

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Australian Tesla Powerwall 2 Review

I paid $10,700 for this cool LED porch light recently. As a fringe benefit, it’ll reduce my power bills whilst powering my house, and freeing me from fear of blackouts. Click to find out why…

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Seasonic Prime 650Watt Power Supply Review


I’ve been building PCs for over 20 years, and my daytime workplace builds several PCs a day, most of them in the $2-3K range. Whilst customers are free to pick any components to make up their own custom-spec PC, we’ve long-ago settled on only one brand for the power supply units we use in our systems.

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Allocacoc PowerCube Extended |Remote| review

Why is a powerboard worth writing about? This one is quite intelligent, as it turns out – read on to find out why.

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Reversible USB Type-C Charging / Data Cable Review


I’ve covered reversible cables before – last time, I wrote up a reversible MicroUSB cable, and so this time, I have the Type-C reversible cable to show you.

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Reversible MicroUSB Charging / Data Cable review


Sick of fiddling with MicroUSB cables to find the right-way-up when plugging them in?
Your worries are over – click for more…

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Allocacoc PowerCube Extended USB Powerboard Review

Usually when I need a another 240volt mains powerboard, I tend to get a “pack of two powerboards for $10” at the Bunnings checkout impulse-buy zone, ’cause that’s the kind of guy I am. But, those are, to be frank, pretty crap. They usually have ports too close to each other to allow you to […]

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