Giday from Aussie land

Discussion in 'Wireless & RF Design' started by fiero128, May 13, 2012.

  1. fiero128

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    Giday from Aussie land
    hope this is good for some one.
    I wrote this up so i can train others
     
  2. Wendy

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    Welcome to AAC. You will find people are not thrilled with .doc , as they are a good vector for viruses. I have opened the file, it is OK.

    What part of OZ is the blue mountains, if I may ask?
     
  3. hexreader

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    You are from aussie, so you must be right...

    ... but I always thought that the correct spelling was g'day

    ... I think I need to find a life :) ... and maybe emigrate to Australia

    I would say welcome to the forum, but I feel myself to be a newcomer too.

    EDIT: Hey, what the heck... Welcome to the forum :)
     
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  4. t_n_k

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    I lived on the Blue Mountains many years ago. They are part of the Great Dividing Range to the west of Sydney NSW. Very scenic & great for "bush walking".

    Why Blue? If one observes the ranges from a distance they are a characteristic blue hue / haze in appearance.
    My understanding is that this is due to scattering of light by the volatile organic oils given off by the Eucalyptus trees which are endemic.

    And yes I thought it was usually rendered as "G'day". Most people from other places have difficulty in understanding our weird accent so it probably doesn't matter much how it's rendered.
     
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  5. KL7AJ

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    Cute!

    You should see my procedure for checking electrical grounding. :)

    Eric
     
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