For many hard-working Australians, spending time away from work due to an accident or sickness is simply not an option. Many people can’t afford to lose shifts and working hours, and in many cases, there’s no one else who knows how to run their business, so yes – involuntary days off are not an option. However, not many of them put much thought into their health insurance policy until something bad happens and they are left stranded without a stable income for a longer period. So suddenly, they find themselves in quite a predicament – either go to work sick or injured, or don’t go to work at all and lose money that they can’t afford to lose, and potentially, lose their job. For these reasons (and many more), it’s a wise idea to invest in a personal accident and sickness insurance policy.
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There aren’t many things that beat camping under the open sky and gazing at the stars with people you hold dear. However, the moon and the stars can only provide so much light for you, and in reality, the outdoors is pretty dark at night, especially if you’re trying to find your way back to your camp after a hike or a trip to the loo. For that reason, every camper needs a reliable and portable light source. Read More →
The wilderness is part of Australia, and Australians, it’s who we are, our own unique identity. There’s nothing that speaks ordinary when it comes to this part of our country, the vast uninhabited dry part, and that’s why we cherish it so much.
The way it offers an unforgettable off-road experience goes to show why tourists want their share of it, but knowing it’s the Outback after all, with its harsh charm, you have to be well prepared to make the trip through it hassle-free. Just because it’s known as the dry region of Australia doesn’t mean you shouldn’t include the western duster jacket in your essentials, even if you travel light.
Beside their obvious function, in the past couple of years jackets have become a fashion staple that has the power to bring an outfit to a superior level. Think a plain white T-shirt and jeans and a leather jacket, a denim jacket, a cool bomber jacket…; a colourful combo and a plain jacket. The truth is, these pieces of clothing have the power to either make an outfit more outstanding, or tone it down. In today’s blog post, we’ll talk about the different styles of urban jackets for men specifically. Read More →
Welding is one of the most important fabrication activities for many manufacturing businesses. That being said, many manufacturers rely on MIG welding as it’s the most affordable welding process. MIG welders utilise a welding wire, and selecting the correct one can help produce quality welds even under less than ideal conditions. Read More →
There are a lot of different types of equipment that probably pop into your head when I say “camping equipment”. You might immediately think of tents for instance, or sleeping bags, or the always reliable portable heater for those chilly nights, but there is also another device that is just about as important as the heater, and that is the portable fan. Read More →
Most people often use the term RC cars as a way to refer both to RC cars and RC trucks. However, these two are nothing alike. Their most obvious difference is their design. RC cars are designed to be driven on a road and that is why they are built to be positioned close to the ground as that way they can reach high speeds and remain stable on flat and smooth surfaces such as pavements. RC trucks, on the other hand, are designed to be driven off road and have a lot of clearance in order to be able to overcome obstacles. In order to get a better understanding what stands behind this division, we’d have to go through some of the more crucial components of both types of vehicles.
RC cars usually have a suspension that has very little travel. The wheels don’t move up and down that much as RC cars are designed to be used on smooth surfaces and are not made to handle large bumps or obstacles. In addition, RC cars have a stiff suspension springs that limit wheel travel. In contrast, RC trucks typically have very large suspension travel, larger shocks, and have shock springs that are very soft and allow for better shock absorption when going off road. Read More →
Due to the fact that streaming services have been on a steady rise and have become the new go-to source of entertainment for most Australians – cable TV has been on a steady decline. However, prominent entertainment providers, such as Foxtel, have slowly started to adapt and now offer various streaming packages, as well as their normal cable TV package. But Foxtel, like most other cable TV providers, provides a single box – meaning, you can watch cable TV in one room only, unless you sign up for a multi-room package. Read More →
Regardless of your motivation, needs or interests, if you’re a DIYer who needs some help on deciding which type of welding machine is right for you, you’re in the right place. Welding can be a great pastime hobby, as well as a very well paid full time job, due to the fact that it’s a profession that’s slowly going extinct, yet there is still a high demand for welders.
However, there are a few different types of welders, and depending on your requirements and expectations, the ideal one for you can vary. In order to understand which type of welder is best suited for your needs, you need to know how they differ from one another and what are the benefits and limitations of each type. There isn’t a single type that’s ideal for every purpose, so you’ll have to consider what matters to you most and what doesn’t. Read More →