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by pvanryn
Wed May 02, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What Android browser do you use?
Replies: 44
Views: 3214

Re: What Android browser do you use?

Brave. Love the ad blocking.
by pvanryn
Tue Mar 13, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Need Advice - Electric Hot Water Heater
Replies: 28
Views: 2523

Re: Need Advice - Electric Hot Water Heater

We just replaced our "shop" electric water heater with a Westinghouse (HTC brand) stainless steel tank from Home Depot. You can get the 40gal for $670, the 52 gal is $679. These have a lifetime tank warranty, NO anodes needed, 6 yrs parts. HD can install for a reasonable fee. It will take a dedicat...
by pvanryn
Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:43 am
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Need Advice - Electric Hot Water Heater
Replies: 28
Views: 2523

Need Advice - Electric Hot Water Heater

I need to purchase an electric hot water heater for my mother in law. She is on oxygen full time now and may not have gas fired appliances in her home. Ordinarily I would look at Consumer Reports, but their information on water heaters is out of date. Anyone have a particular brand they recommend? T...
by pvanryn
Tue Feb 27, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Linux Mint Laptop (2018) ~$500
Replies: 2
Views: 591

Re: Linux Mint Laptop (2018) ~$500

I am loving my new Intel NUC w/ Linux Mint. Now I am looking for a decent Linux Mint laptop: 128GB SSD, 7th Gen i3, 8GB RAM This will be for travelling since I use a desktop at home. What is compatible? I've heard Dell or HP are good. Anything to avoid? Thanks. I am also a Linux Mint fan. I don't h...