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    Im in the money..... Help me spend it!

    I think I did a thread like this before but Ive spent that money!

    Basically Ive got about £500 to spend of my personal money to spend

    Ive had a few ideas but suggest some!

    Anybody bought stuff recently that is a good bit of kit or just something cheap that is practical.

    thanks

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    http://www.edugeek.net/forums/behind...hate-hmrc.html a charitable cause...lol

    I'd hold off on consoles until after christmas, xb360 and PS3 are expected to hit the £100 mark in the sales.

    Kit wise, I'd say buy a nice TV/Bluray system

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    Kit wise, I'd say buy a nice TV/Bluray system
    Which you should wait until Christmas to get. PS3 is supposed to be a pretty nice Bluray player.

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    http://www.synology.com/en-us/products/overview/DS413j - Bought one of these with a couple of drives about a year ago and still love it.. Backs up all my computers, records the footage form my IP camera, holds my media library, remote access.... And there's still loads of features I havn't touched yet..

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    http://www.edugeek.net/forums/behind...hate-hmrc.html a charitable cause...lol

    I'd hold off on consoles until after christmas, xb360 and PS3 are expected to hit the £100 mark in the sales.

    Kit wise, I'd say buy a nice TV/Bluray system
    got an xbox 360, waiting until xbox one gets sorted out then buying it with already saved money.

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    Still live with parents who cook most of the time!

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    If you have a car and Android phone then these:

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    Bluetooth OBDII OBD2 Diagnostic Scanner, Scan tool check Engine Light CAR CODE READER for ELM327: Amazon.co.uk: Car & Motorbike

    It'll help save you a packet in the future and you can do cool stuff like this as well:



    Cheers i'll look into that!

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    already got a sound system that's good enough for me.

    Quote Originally Posted by spadam View Post
    http://www.synology.com/en-us/products/overview/DS413j - Bought one of these with a couple of drives about a year ago and still love it.. Backs up all my computers, records the footage form my IP camera, holds my media library, remote access.... And there's still loads of features I havn't touched yet..
    I use the google cloud and can access everything in the house and outside from it.

    thanks for all the suggestions.

    Keep them coming.

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    buy all the things!

    how about a budget gaming pc

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    Quote Originally Posted by bushby View Post
    buy all the things!

    how about a budget gaming pc
    Good idea, I know someone selling one! PM if interested

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    Quote Originally Posted by bushby View Post
    buy all the things!

    how about a budget gaming pc
    I do all my gaming through my xbox 360

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    Quote Originally Posted by hardtailstar View Post
    I think I did a thread like this before but Ive spent that money!

    Basically Ive got about £500 to spend of my personal money to spend
    What's that like?

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