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by frozen-north
Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: hydraulic or geo-engineer to find water table
Replies: 15
Views: 154

Re: hydraulic or geo-engineer to find water table

A couple of pages: The first one has a sample of a contract for a water well, as well as links to more information: Water Well Drilling Agreements http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/wwg409 Indiana State Department of Health Recommended Standards For Private Water Wells http://w...
by frozen-north
Mon Oct 16, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Chile and plumbing, what gives?
Replies: 48
Views: 3393

Re: Chile and plumbing, what gives?

It was clearly a reply to the very first post that started this thread. What is it with Chile plumbing? I have noticed that the sinks clog much more often than in North America. There are traps under the sinks in Chile that require monthly cleaning, an icky job. Why did I never need to clean a trap ...
by frozen-north
Mon Oct 16, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Chile Customer Service
Topic: CorreosChile is the Worst Post Office
Replies: 22
Views: 841

Re: CorreosChile is the Worst Post Office

It could be that VTR is slow pay to Correos de Chile.....so maybe... I think VTR may be trying to herd people to email only bills because they think they will save money by not paying Correos de Chile Many Canadian companies now charge a fee if the customer wants a paper bill. Everybody wants to se...
by frozen-north
Fri Oct 13, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: The great nutrient collapse
Replies: 7
Views: 290

Re: The great nutrient collapse

Here is the problem I see with the debate between the two. The soil conditions thesis, is fairly easily confirmed and fixed. .... The first time I heard about the decline in nutritional content on vegetables was sometime in the late '80s or early '90s (Before Google). The person being interviewed o...
by frozen-north
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:45 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: The great nutrient collapse
Replies: 7
Views: 290

Re: The great nutrient collapse

.....he was in a biology lab when he encountered the puzzle that would change his life. It was in 1998... Well, he seems focused on CO2 as the explanation. Others seem to think that it could be because of other changes. In 2004, a landmark study of fruits and vegetables found that everything from p...
by frozen-north
Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Thoughts on the State of Europe
Replies: 59
Views: 1421

Re: Thoughts on the State of Europe

Big Macs are cheaper in the Russian Federation? The Big Mac Index is published by The Economist as an informal way of measuring the purchasing power parity (PPP) between two currencies and provides a test of the extent to which market exchange rates result in goods costing the same in different coun...
by frozen-north
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Chile Investment, business, and Money Issues
Topic: Global Finance - The Safest Banks In Latin America 2017
Replies: 11
Views: 382

Re: Global Finance - The Safest Banks In Latin America 2017

The article on Moody's website seems to assume that governments should bail out banks that run into financial difficulties. The last time I read about the topic was when this idea was discussed in the context of the financial problems of 2008, and there was still a discussion of what should have bee...
by frozen-north
Fri Oct 06, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Thoughts on the State of Europe
Replies: 59
Views: 1421

Re: Thoughts on the State of Europe

Just did a quick google search and it does appear that Europe is paying African nations to prevent the flow of immigrants reaching Europe so funds are no doubt reaching some militias. Amnesty warns that 'reckless' EU policy puts Mediterranean migrants at risk The rights body has warned that Europe'...
by frozen-north
Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Old fashioned fireplace...what do with it
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: Old fashioned fireplace...what do with it


Build a Fireplace Insert Draft Stopper {a Lowe's Creator Idea} - Pretty Handy Girl

http://www.prettyhandygirl.com/build-fi ... t-stopper/
.....????
by frozen-north
Fri Sep 15, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Travel in Chile
Topic: Prescription Adderall for Student
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Re: Prescription Adderall for Student

Things might be different now, as this thread is a few years old:
Really need help getting Adderall in Chile (d-Amphetamine)

http://www.allchile.net/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=4218
by frozen-north
Thu Sep 14, 2017 12:37 am
Forum: Legal Issues
Topic: New Citizenship requirements as of February 28
Replies: 21
Views: 1389

Re: New Citizenship requirements as of February 28

Will you please post a link to the rest of the list of requirements? I am beginning the process today. From the USA. Any tips appreciated. Thank you. The requirements for citizenship are in this document: Requisitos para solicitar la nacionalidad chilena por nacionalizacion http://www.extranjeria.g...
by frozen-north
Sat Sep 09, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Digital wallet possible in Chile
Replies: 26
Views: 703

Re: Digital wallet possible in Chile

HybridAmbassador wrote:
like admin said to you before, didn't need to find who posted it, a nit picker.
Instead of admitting you made a mistake in your message you post a stupid reply?