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by bajm
25 Apr 2021 18:39
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Power/electric supply problems in Suan Luang
Replies: 66
Views: 15507

Re: Power/electric supply problems in Suan Luang

I will not mention how much I was willing to spend a couple of months ago, when I stood in the shower covered with soap, when the lights went out and the water stopped. I have an on-grid system, only some critical groups have been taken off-grid and are now behind the UPS, which has a capacity of 3....
by bajm
24 Apr 2021 15:46
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Power/electric supply problems in Suan Luang
Replies: 66
Views: 15507

Re: Power/electric supply problems in Suan Luang

I have purchased my system from Solar Shop Hua Hin. ( www.solarshop-huahin.com )
The manager is Canadian, which makes negotiations more easy, at least for me.
The price for my configuration was approx 255 K.baht.
by bajm
23 Apr 2021 10:50
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Power/electric supply problems in Suan Luang
Replies: 66
Views: 15507

Re: Power/electric supply problems in Suan Luang

Here in Ban Krut, the power situation is similar. We also have multiple outages per week. And it is also from PEA Bang Saphan. Last month I had a 3.5 KWatt solar system installed, combined with a 3.5 KWH UPS. During a power outage, we still have lights, water, fridge, TV, fans and internet. And our ...
by bajm
03 Nov 2017 16:42
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Current weather and sea conditions in Bangsaphan
Replies: 199
Views: 183367

Re: Current weather and sea conditions in Bangsaphan

Unlike all messages about possible flooding, we haven’t had a drop of rain this week, at least not in in Ban Krut. It’s only a bit more windy. But this might change. According to http://www.tropicalstormrisk.com/ , our area is likely going to be hit on Monday 6 November, by typhoon Damrey. 201728W.j...
by bajm
10 Aug 2017 09:38
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Lawn mower engine maintenance
Replies: 2
Views: 7376

Re: Lawn mower engine maintenance

Thanks I will try it.
It's an older lawn mower with a Briggs and Stratton engine, which I shipped with my other stuff in a sea container..
by bajm
09 Aug 2017 10:47
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Lawn mower engine maintenance
Replies: 2
Views: 7376

Lawn mower engine maintenance

Is there a workshop in Bang saphan that does lawn mower engine maintenance, like carburator cleaning and sparkplug replacement?
I have tried the motorcycle workshops here in Ban Krut, but they don't want to touch it.
by bajm
13 Jan 2017 22:47
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

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by bajm
13 Jan 2017 22:41
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

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by bajm
13 Jan 2017 16:59
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

Repair of the damaged infrastructure has begun.
Pictures are taken on January 12.
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And the rest of Thailand is informed.
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by bajm
13 Jan 2017 16:54
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

Thanks for the advice. 1000 pix still didn't work but 999 did.
Here are some more pictures taken on January 10 and 11.
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by bajm
12 Jan 2017 19:08
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

Sadly there is one casualty as far as I know.
A 5 year old girl has drowned near her home.
by bajm
12 Jan 2017 11:07
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

The image is only 217 KB.
And even images resized a lot smaller get the error.
It only happens with all images from my camera.
by bajm
12 Jan 2017 09:04
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

Above pictures are from a phone.
I have more pictures, taken with a camera but when I want to add them I get this error message:

And the file has been reduces to 217 KB.
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by bajm
12 Jan 2017 08:49
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

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by bajm
12 Jan 2017 08:48
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut flooding
Replies: 13
Views: 20586

Re: Ban Krut flooding

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