How often does the gas bottle for hot water need changing?

December 3, 2014

Pilot light normally left on.

new bombona 26/11/2014 (butane)
new bombona 17/12/2014 (propane)
new bombona 8/1/2015 (propane)
new bombona 31/1/2015 (propane)
new bombona 24/2/2015 (butane)


The price of Leña

November 3, 2014
  • Juan in El Cañuelo
    13 pesetas per kilo
    8 centimos per kg
  • Javier en Priego
    11.6 pesetas per kilo
    7 centimos per kg

  • September 5, 2014


    What temperature do you want?

    This oven also had an inaccurate oven temperature control (in Celsius). So I calibrated it with the Cooper’s oven thermometer shown and made this calculator. It tells you what to set to get a particular temperature (Fahrenheit, Celsius and Gas Mark) and vice versa. And it converts between the three temperature scales.


    The price of Saffron

    May 15, 2013

    tiendadeespecias

    The tienda de especias in Malaga sells at €3 for 1 gram.
    Mercadona sells at €4.80 per gram.

    saffron

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    Electricity consumption

    May 14, 2013

    According to the Electric Meter, average consumption over a five day period in Spring, with electric towel rail off, two fridges on, was 5.6 KwH per day.


    Some local travel times

    May 14, 2013

    From El Cañuelo to the junction between A-339 & A-318 (between Cabra and Lucena)
    Via Camponubes and Doña Mencia: 28 minutes; 26.2 miles
    Via Priego de Córdoba: 29 minutes; 22.5 miles

    Continuing on the A-318 to the junction with A-45: an extra 6 minutes; 5.5 miles

    From El Cañuelo to Alcala la Real via N-432 is 10 minutes quicker than via Priego de Córdoba.


    Translation of some common fish names from Spanish to English

    May 30, 2011

    fish

     

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    Using bedbase joining device

    April 10, 2011

    firstbedbase

    Place the device on top of the lower bedbase as shown, with the short arms supporting the wide arms. Then place the upper bedbase on top.

    secondbedbase

    This enables you to stack the two bedbases on top of each other without them becoming unstable.


    Watching paint boil

    April 10, 2011


    Microwave going on and off

    April 10, 2011


    Covert Surveillance Art

    April 10, 2011

    Covert Surveillance Art


    Car with duck

    August 21, 2010


    Food Preferences of people Bob knows

    September 1, 2009

    ShowFoodPrefs

    Click here to see the food preferences of some of the people Bob knows. They are shown in alphabetical order of person.


    How to put up Rosie’s tent

    May 8, 2008


    May 7, 2008

    What temperature do you want?

    This oven had an inaccurate oven temperature dial (in Fahrenheit). So I calibrated the top and the bottom with the Cooper’s oven thermometer shown and made this calculator. It tells you what to set to get a particular temperature (Fahrenheit, Celsius and Gas Mark) and vice versa. And it converts between the three temperature scales.


    Easter holidays 1999 in Moya

    May 29, 1999

    One of Fernando’s lemons.
    lemon
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