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    New one on me!

    I've just been asked if I have a USB Sub station.

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    Could be handy in a power cut!!!

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    Explain that you did have, but thieves nicked all the copper earthing wire out of it and it's no longer safe to use

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    Quote Originally Posted by alan-d View Post
    Could be handy in a power cut!!!
    But presumably only if everything ran on 5V

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    well, you jest, but i can plug a laptop into our substation and use some energy monitor software to view our energy usage!

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    And what was this 'USB sub station' going to be used for? I am presuming they meant a USB hub?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tonyd View Post
    Nice sub hub, bub

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    I'd guess they meant a hub. Or USB comes from Unterseeboot which would make their request rather more difficult. There may be some left in Norway.

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    They did indeed mean a USB hub.

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    You just HAVE to buy one of those and pass it to them!

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    perhaps its a usb device that makes you sarnies at lunchtime?

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