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Forum: Australia 02-02-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,228
Posted By Cooch
Hi MM. I don't spend much time on any forum...

Hi MM.

I don't spend much time on any forum these days (whoever said that procrastination is the thief of time, had never met the internet....:rofl) but thankyou for the pleasant greeting.
...
Forum: Australia 02-02-2011, 03:39 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,228
Posted By Cooch
Microchips work..... eventually. I lost a...

Microchips work..... eventually.

I lost a 3yo Jacko (actually, I'm prepared to argue that she was stolen) and had no idea what had happened to her until 6 years later I get a call to say that a...
Forum: Australia 02-15-2009, 01:23 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 13,709
Posted By Cooch
Why don't you check the media and find out? ...

Why don't you check the media and find out?

Personally, I don't favour living in a litigation-mad society. However I do favour living in a society in which those who have been genuinely...
Forum: Australia 02-15-2009, 01:15 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 13,709
Posted By Cooch
Still curious. What have donations got to do...

Still curious.
What have donations got to do with it?
Forum: Australia 02-14-2009, 07:18 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 13,709
Posted By Cooch
So you don't believe that those responsible...

So you don't believe that those responsible should be held accountable?

Just curious.

Peter
Forum: Australia 02-14-2009, 03:39 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 13,709
Posted By Cooch
Pardon me, but you're talking as tho just one set...

Pardon me, but you're talking as tho just one set of conditions covered the whole of the fire area like a blanket.

This is simply not true.

Fire behaviour is affected by a number of things,...
Forum: Australia 02-13-2009, 06:21 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 13,709
Posted By Cooch
It's a common misconception that Fuel Reduction...

It's a common misconception that Fuel Reduction Burning is supposed to prevent fires on the worst days.

That is not its justification.

It slows fires - on bad days, not by much - but I've...
Forum: Australia 02-11-2009, 09:55 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 13,709
Posted By Cooch
Arsonists.

A personal opinion only, but I think that the influence of arsonists is probably over-emphasised. Not that it stops me wnting to chain 'em to a tree in front of an advancing fire....

The...
Forum: Australia 02-11-2009, 01:14 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 13,709
Posted By Cooch
Fellas. If I may make a few comments. My...

Fellas.

If I may make a few comments.
My credentials are as a farmer, who has also spent over 25 years as a volunteer in the BFS/RFS, and whose roles includes sitting on 'copters assessing and...
Forum: Australia 02-06-2009, 10:05 PM
Replies: 3,989
Views: 216,337
Posted By Cooch
Cookardinia. To save you looking, it's...

Cookardinia.

To save you looking, it's roughly half-way between Albury and Wagga.
Forum: Australia 02-01-2009, 02:09 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
"None so blind as those who will not see." ...

"None so blind as those who will not see."

the evidence and logic that I presented is is apparrent to those willing to admit it.

Now if you're going to resort to ridicule , I'm going to...
Forum: Australia 02-01-2009, 01:46 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
That a colloquial term for an event does not...

That a colloquial term for an event does not compare well with the real thing, does not prove that the event itself was neither insignifiant nor irrelevant.. It is more than comparable with what has...
Forum: Australia 02-01-2009, 01:15 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
In the light of the evidence provided, you don't...

In the light of the evidence provided, you don't have a point.

Feel free to make one.
Forum: Australia 01-31-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
Did you bother to check the information that I...

Did you bother to check the information that I posted on the LACK of proper review and scientific standards?

Did you ever check how many scientists who are listed as contributing authors to the...
Forum: Australia 01-31-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,035
Posted By Cooch
Don't drink cold water. Not more than...

Don't drink cold water.

Not more than moderately cool or it reduces your desire to drink.

Reality is that when working in weather like this, you should drink beyond thirst-quenching. Drink...
Forum: Australia 01-31-2009, 01:19 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,112
Posted By Cooch
In technical terms - and I have nothing to say...

In technical terms - and I have nothing to say about Port Arthur conspiracy theories - you need to be careful before calling others "moron". In general terms, firearms are less lethal than many...
Forum: Australia 01-31-2009, 01:03 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
So many of the panic-merchants want to operate...

So many of the panic-merchants want to operate with old data.

For a while, ice-cores were their darling, because they seemed to show a correlation between CO2 levels and temperature. Then some...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2009, 06:51 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
Try googling "Glacier Girl", which is the name...

Try googling "Glacier Girl", which is the name given to the recovered and restored P38 from that flight.

Landed on the ice in 1942.
Recovered 50 years later in 1992

Accumulation of ice in...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2009, 05:51 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
from http://jennifermarohasy.com/blog/2009/01/no-scientific-forecasts-to-support-glob

No Scientific Forecasts to Support Global Warming

Posted by jennifer (http://jennifermarohasy.com/blog/author/jennifer/), January 28th, 2009 - under News...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
Stuc. The "Little Ice Age" was sufficiently...

Stuc.

The "Little Ice Age" was sufficiently cold to freeze over the Thames in London to the extent that people built buildings and held fairs on the ice. That's more than just a few frosty...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
Jake. As a farmer, I suggest that we are so...

Jake.
As a farmer, I suggest that we are so highly dependant on agriculture, that trying to sepoerate it and human survival doesn't work. However the point is that agriculture functions perfectly...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2009, 03:16 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,232
Posted By Cooch
There is another question. What is the most...

There is another question.
What is the most cost-effective way of dealing with climate change.

The idea that we can halt climate change - even if it is man-made - without reducing ourselves to...
Forum: Ride reports 01-30-2009, 02:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,855
Posted By Cooch
Good stuff. I've hunted west of Goodooga. ...

Good stuff.

I've hunted west of Goodooga.

Place called (or pronounced, the spelling was "interesting", Byerwaring.

As the owner said, "Here, everything that moves, bites, and everything...
Forum: Australia 01-30-2009, 02:35 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,112
Posted By Cooch
I'm setting up for using the DR as a hunting...

I'm setting up for using the DR as a hunting taxi.

Rifle will be a Marlin, which has the butstock easily removed (1 screw) At that length it is readily placed out of sight in a large backpack,...
Forum: Australia 01-25-2009, 02:04 AM
Replies: 14,470
Views: 1,915,941
Posted By Cooch
Thanks, fellas. At 6'2" and around 15 stone...

Thanks, fellas.

At 6'2" and around 15 stone moderately fit, I don't find the DR too much of a handful, except perhaps when trying to pull up fast in the loose stuff .... but that's probably...
Forum: Australia 01-25-2009, 12:13 AM
Replies: 14,470
Views: 1,915,941
Posted By Cooch
Signing on....

OK, may as well put my hand up.

After what seems like half a life-time on ag-bikes (and just one road-registered 250 amongst them) I bit the bullet and picked up a new DR650 late Oct.
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