Consumer's World: Furniture
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READ THE RULES! Who doesn't love a comfy sofa or bed or chair? But what happens when that piece of furniture gets worn out and is ready to be replaced?
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Wednesday, 20th July, 2011 (GMT)
Wednesday, 27th July, 2011 – Tuesday, 2nd August, 2011 (GMT)
Wednesday, 3rd August, 2011 – Tuesday, 9th August, 2011 (GMT)
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More unusual than usual story: Much loved armchair past its best. Located on rear porch for "coffee & contemplation" use. Rubber sheet on far arm keeps study books dry. Dish on arm is a satellite receiver modified with reflective foil to be a solar heater. Works well. Too well. The night before a cellphone was placed at the focus at the end of the arm to access a weak cellsite. Worked well. Left after use. Next morning, the sun came !!! :-) :-(. Fire, smoke, much burning. No great harm done fortunately. Could have burned the house down. That was 11 months ago. The beloved chair is still there and still in daily use.
|Submitted:||Tuesday, 2nd August, 2011 03:03 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Thursday, 2nd September, 2010|
|Focal length:||18 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/500 sec|
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