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Yes, any shucking voids the warranty unless you're able to take it apart perfectly (which is very unlikely). The drive inside use to be a...
09/07/2017 - 14:31
I shuck them and then move them to 2.5" hot swap bays in my server. I use oimaster/olmaster 4 x 2.5" hot swap bays which fits in a single...
07/07/2017 - 16:34
I've ordered 10+ of these drives to shuck and have never had an issue. Just note that the 4TB model is **15mm thick** which is too thick...
07/07/2017 - 13:01
Seagate Backup Plus 4TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0 - USD $107.07 (~NZD $153.24) Delivered @ Amazon
Cheapest on Pricespy: [$249.00](https://pricespy.co.nz/product.php?p=3233319) delivered. **Features:** > - Create easy customized backup...
07/07/2017 - 12:57
Good price on the [Sunbeam...
23/06/2017 - 13:24
A little unlucky. I ordered from the last special as well and received it within a month of the order (3 1/2 weeks). It's just a lottery...
10/06/2017 - 14:10
No they're not. WD Portable range have a soldered on USB connector. If you wish to shuck portable drives (2.5") go for Seagate Backup Plus...
04/06/2017 - 18:40
Does anyone know where this Pepsi is made? I'm guessing it's like their Coke and Pringles range which is from Malaysia.
18/05/2017 - 11:33
Link showing all flavours under the special: https://shop.countdown.co.nz/Shop/ProductGroup/94495 **Products included in the 3 for $9...
11/05/2017 - 14:46
A heads up, [topcashback.com](https://www.topcashback.com) has a USD $6 coupon for orders over $55 + cash back. That brings the price down...
11/05/2017 - 14:40
Thanks for the confirmation, I'll add it to the title.
03/05/2017 - 15:04
[Backorder] Western Digital New Pull WD Blue 1Tb 64MB 7200rpm 3.5" - $35.18 + Shipping @ Acquire
This is a similar deal to their previous [2.5" 1TB new pulls](https://www.cheapies.nz/node/10738), except this is for a 3.5" desktop HDD....
02/05/2017 - 14:42
I ordered the 'Terrific Candy Party Mix 1kg' last week when it was $2.70. It's a good pack for the price and the lollies are fresh. The...
23/04/2017 - 13:18
Huh? How is it better to completely void a warranty by shucking an external versus RMA'ing a retail drive? Seagate warranty and RMA claims...
19/04/2017 - 17:09
Wrong link. The correct link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01LNJBA50/ The total also comes to NZD $161.28 delivered.
19/04/2017 - 09:25
Electrolux Assistant Stand Mixer - $199 (Was $749.99) @ Farmers
An amazing online only deal! Imagine the possibilities from cakes, meringues, mousses, to pizza dough, sausages or even your very own...
16/04/2017 - 14:36
Note that the article references the 'Seagate Backup Plus 4TB Portable' model. The drive inside (ST4000LM016) is the same for the Seagate...
14/04/2017 - 01:18
Yep, the [Seagate Expansion 5TB Desktop External Hard Drive](https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00TKFEEBW/) 3.5" model is NZD $196.97 delivered @...
14/04/2017 - 01:12
I just ordered one. Unsure if I'll get the 2% cash back via TopCashBack, but a good deal regardless. These contain a non-soldered...
13/04/2017 - 22:38
Seagate 4TB Expansion Portable External Hard Drive - NZD $181.60 Delivered @ Newegg
Great price for a 4TB portable HDD. Amazon has the [Seagate Backup Plus 4TB Portable](https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00ZTRXFBA/) for $173.78...
13/04/2017 - 22:25
Wrong link. Correct link: https://www.noelleeming.co.nz/prod120610.html
13/04/2017 - 21:20
Pepsi Range Cans (Pepsi, Pepsi Max, 7up, and Mountain Dew) 4x 6pk (24 Cans) $12 @ Countdown
It's back. Mix and match between 6 flavours. Great deal at 50 cents a can. **Flavours:** - 7up - Mountain Dew - Mountain Dew Live Wire -...
09/04/2017 - 15:13
Congrats. The trick is just to look and sound genuine... Now the best part is the fact that this lasts till the end of May ;).
08/04/2017 - 20:21
East Christchurch. I don't know how picky they'd be, but you could try the old "I left it at home" and just show the pictures I took. I'd...
08/04/2017 - 17:36
[Christchurch] Z Energy - 10c off Per Litre for all of April and May with Voucher
This arrived in the letter box today. I suggest others in Christchurch do the same :). Front: [Ditch The Dockets - 10c...
04/04/2017 - 18:26
Corsair Gaming Scimitar RGB Gaming Mouse - USD $57.03 (~NZD $84.35) Delivered @ Amazon
Comes in black or yellow and is a great gaming mouse for those who love macros. Lowest price @ Pricespy: [~$133.65...
30/03/2017 - 16:34
[Steam] BioShock: The Collection - $22.48 NZD (Was $89.95 NZD)
Return to the cities of Rapture and Columbia and experience the award-winning BioShock franchise like never before, beautifully remastered...
19/03/2017 - 11:04
Some good prices on Deepcool thermal paste:...
09/03/2017 - 11:00