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    BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Gene Cafe Coffee Roaster $850 - Free Beans Free Freight
    BeanBay Monthly Sale
    Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    21:00 ACT, NSW, VIC, TAS
    20:30 SA
    20:00 QLD
    19:30 NT
    19:00 WA

    In BeanBay at the above times we will have the following green beans:


    Rwanda Karongi A *$9.50/kg*
    Washed and well graded this coffee produces a mid to heavy bodied espresso shot, sweet, slightly spicy with great cocoa notes. *Works equally well as a single origin espresso and in milk based drinks.

    Sulawesi Rante Kapua Torajah $10.50/kg*
    This is the same grade, amazing Sulawesi coffee that has developed such a fond following in the roasted area of BeanBay. *We sample roasted nearly a dozen different 1st grade Torajah coffees before we found this stunner. *Strong bitter sweet dark chocolate flavours with a very good body. *Excellent as an espresso and works well in milk based drinks with a longer roast time and slightly darker roast depth.

    Yemen Bani Ismail $22.50/kg*
    This is a fairly well graded Yemen with a consistent small dense bean size, very few blacks but of course being a sun dried, dry process bean it still contains plenty of small rocks (please be careful!). *Roast this one long and slow although you can add a fair amount of heat prior to first crack. Expect a wild, earthy, viscous espresso in the cup with an aftertaste that lingers for an age or you can tame it a little by just using a percentage in a blend.

    Papua New Guinea Wahgi AA $11.00/kg*
    After the initial cloud of aroma off the grinder, this large, clean and very well graded bean produces a sweet, narrow mid/front palate espresso with excellent body at CS9 or roast it to a lighter CS8 for a brighter and more acidic style shot.

    DECAF - Mocha Java $13.50/kg*
    We roast this decaf at the Snobbery and noticed that the current batch is has a slightly lighter overall colour which made roasting it easier. *As a rule, the water processed decaf can be tricky to roast as you cannot use roast colour as a good indicator, so we still recommend stopping just shy of second crack for best results in the cup.

    All green beans are packed into 2.5kg lots in CoffeeSnobs cotton bags. *These bags are perfect for storing your beans in a cool dark place for years.

    * pricing includes $0.50/kg FairCrack donation.


    Also in BeanBay at the above times will find our first public release of:
    "Snob Wear".

    In true snobby style these are locally hand made polo shirts in a wide range of colours with the CS logo professionally embodied on the chest and the web address on the opposite sleeve. We have measured between the armpits to give you a better idea of the actual size - Medium=58cm, Large=61cm, Extra Large=64cm. These polos are $35ea which includes a $1 FairCrack donation.



    Pickup Points

    QLD - Veneziano - West End
    NSW - Real Coffee Newcastle
    NSW - Cuppacoffee - Sylvania
    NSW - Coffee Parts Pagewood
    NSW - "Nunu" - Carlingford
    ACT - "Cruiserman" Calwell
    VIC - Veneziano - Abbotsford
    TAS - "ParaM" Hobart
    TAS - "rayzurhed" Burnie
    SA - The Coffee Barun - Sefton Park
    WA - "Caffeinefreak" Wembley

    Of course, all the beans can also be shipped using Australia Post express satchels too which is the quickest method of getting your order.

    Roasted beans and other BeanBay items can be shipped to the pickup points too. *Roasted orders will be roasted as close to the shipping day as we can to ensure you still get fresh roasted beans.

    We do ask that anything bought in BeanBay is paid for the same day so it wont hold-up other CSrs orders. *Any pickup point order that isnt paid for when we freight the interstate beans will not ship and you will incur higher transport costs or the order will be cancelled.

    (beans should be at all the pickup points about the 28th of Feb)

    The delivery date is a best guess as we are at the whim of couriers around the country. *When the beans arrive the pickup points will post in this thread to let you know details, times etc.


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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    In BeanBay "Other Stuff" from today is a new book:

    Roasted Passion - Phillip Di Bellas Journey
    By Dr Robert Norton

    Very kindly, Mr Di Bella has donated 180 of these books as a fundraiser for the Victorian Bushfire Appeal and the Queensland Flood Relief.

    The RRP is $29.95 but the CSrs price is just a round $25 and 100% of the money raised will go to charities on the ground that will help our fellow Aussies in their tough times.

    8-)

    Thanks Phil!

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Well thats just an evil corruptive selection, I had planned to keep to 10kg this month and then came the Torajah ::) Then there is Gear and books oh well looks like I need to work hard for the week instead of flying :(

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    wahgi 8-)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    aargh I know I asked for the Sulawesi in the wishing well - but had not planned to buy this month!!!

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    AAAAHHHHH there is too much to choose from!!!!!!!
    I need a second job. Nice selection Andy.

    N.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Great, some mocha java decaf, time to watch the time and get it quick once more.

    Thanks Andy

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 183F3405095A0 link=1234859260/4#4 date=1234865922
    aargh I know I asked for the Sulawesi in the wishing well - but had not planned to buy this month!!!
    dont feel too bad. theyll disappear pretty quick with or without your order. with 3 years of shelf life, a bag or two surely wouldnt hurt...

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009


    Im troubleshooting the monthly emails...

    It seems that gmail (and ISPs that are using gmail) along with yahoo are seeing lots of mail from us in a short time and are stopping mail going though (assuming we are a spammer).

    For the curiosity of those geeky ones here...
    We do have a valid SPF record and all the email is sent from the correct server in text format with no mention of Russian brides or Viagra.
    ::)


    xxxxxx@coffeesnobs.com.au has an SPF version 1 record.

    Hostname: coffeesnobs.com.au
    IP: 210.9.54.141
    Mailserver(s): mail.coffeesnobs.com.au
    SPF Record:
    v=spf1 a mx ptr ~all


    Its frustrating when mail server administrators block real mail.

    So, punchline is, if you didnt get an email about the BeanBay sale first check your spam filter, then check your ISP.

    If you use gmail or yahoo it might be worth changing your email address in [UserCP] at the top of the forum to another email account.


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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Andy,

    Doesnt seem to affect all Yahoo accounts...

    I got your email fine.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009


    Thanks JavaB,
    the first pile go through without a problem (I guess yours was in that lot), its only after some magic number is reached that yahoo seem to throttle our sending mail server.

    Most seem to eventually go through although they are retried 6-12 times before they do (which is a whole lot of unneeded noise on the sever and ether!).

    I just connected to the mail server and I can see a 200 odd Yahoo and 400 gmail still in the queue... it might clear by morning.

    I also get a mile of "user over quota", "Im on holidays" and "I dont work here anymore" auto replies each month.

    For those that didnt get an email it might be worth checking that on you end too.

    8-)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Just like to say Bigpond email is great. I havent had any trouble with receiveing emials posts etc.

    This would be the best/easiest web site/forum I have used. Well done guys.

    8-)

    Andy just a question in regards to return emails. Is there something you guys have in place
    to monitor CS members in relation to how often they log in or use the site. If a member hadnt used the
    site for, lets say a year, you could delete their account. Just a thought.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 634C465B220 link=1234859260/8#8 date=1234871065
    For the curiosity of those geeky ones here...
    We do have a valid SPF record and all the email is sent from the correct server in text format with no mention of Russian brides or Viagra.
    Roll Eyes
    Andy

    Not much can be done, if you send bulk emails out they generally get marked as spam, when you consider that 90% of email traffic is spam, filters have a natural suspicion that you are up to no good >:( Free email services tend to be harder than most providers for obvious reasons. Attempting to get providers ie gmail etc to treat you better usually doesnt work. We send bulk emails out daily and they are all marked as possible spam by filters. It is only going to get worse in the future :(

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    Quote Originally Posted by 4D58191F192C0 link=1234859260/11#11 date=1234873815
    If a member hadnt used the
    site for, lets say a year, you could delete their account. Just a thought.
    Yeah, we could do something like that but I then fear that Ill spend the next 6 months of my life answering emails explaining why they couldnt log in.
    :o

    I think most of the problems are from people using their "disposable email addresses", the sort you use on a dodgy internet site that is going to on-sell your information.

    Of course, thats not us! We dont share user information with anyone and never will.

    8-)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 755A504D340 link=1234859260/10#10 date=1234873759

    I also get a mile of "user over quota", "Im on holidays" and "I dont work here anymore" auto replies each month. *
    Hi Andy

    People with email accounts think that when they change them, forget them etc ;) that by some miracle you know this :). When we send out bulk emails ie > 10000 you should see the bounce list. Its a fulltime job chasing them up, when contacted they generally seem suprised that you didnt know that the had moved countries / states, changed jobs and by the way had a new email address ::)

    You need a good sense of humour, ;D

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 3A383F3F3C30373C3F2B3C3832590 link=1234859260/12#12 date=1234874714
    We send bulk emails out daily and they are all marked as possible spam by filters. It is only going to get worse in the future Cry

    Simon
    I really need to type faster too!

    Yeah, I agree its only going to get worse. Its still a pain when we are running a valid SPF and a valid server... that should give us kudos points on their server.


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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 4C6369[color=#00ffff
    740D0 link=1234859260/15#15 date=1234875704]Yeah, I agree its only going to get worse.Its still a pain when we are running a valid SPF and a valid server... that should give us kudos points on their server.
    Spam filters generally work in a (4 week) cycle and get stricter as the cycle progresses and then reset. They learn, and every cycle should get better at identifying spam. 8-) However, if you send bulk email to a domain they cut you no slack nowadays.

    No point losing any sleep, time for a coffee 8-)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009


    Ahhh yes, COFFEE, thats what we were talking about.
    ::)

    There are some good ones at the start of this thread too.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 49666C71080 link=1234859260/17#17 date=1234877759
    Ahhh yes, COFFEE, thats what we were talking about.
    ::)

    There are some good ones at the start of this thread too.
    And shirts... you evil tempter you!

    Hmmm... measuring.. measuring.
    Either it will fit or Ill need to lose weight!

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    Ahhh yes, the shirts. I bought a couple myself and might pinch a couple more. They really are top quality, hand made polos, good enough that Ill throw in a 12 month 100,000km parts and labour warrantee with them.
    :)

    The shirts should have happened at Christmas but the lady that makes these was snowed-under with school and sporting club orders.

    Quote Originally Posted by 5F584D5B56406608000000390 link=1234859260/18#18 date=1234878063
    mmm...measuring.. measuring.
    The sizes are fairly big, she tells me that these are "the old surf sizes" from the 80s. She did make a lot of specialty stuff for the Torquay surf compaines before they sent all their work to China. >:(

    If I had to guess I would say that the XL is a XXL or bigger, which is why we meassured across the armpits for reference.

    Most everything in life comes in two sizes, TFS and TFB (too small / too big). We are offering 3 sizes in the hope that helps but if anyone needs something smaller or something larger we will sort that on a future run of shirts.

    I want to get some kiddy sizes for my lot in the future too... they were most upset when they saw these ones.
    :-[

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Any pics of the shirts Andy? Or should we wait until tonight?

    Even though I dont say much here, I do keep a close eye on the site and would love to have a shirt to go with it :)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Save some decaf for me ya greedy sharks!

    (Ill be on the road at the time and seeing if my BlackBerry can submit an order from the passenger seat! Probably wont be able to pay til Saturday night though...)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    And shirts... you evil tempter you!
    Hmmm... *measuring.. measuring.
    Either it will fit or Ill need to lose weight!
    Brett dont worry...I have one of the shirts (I think its the same one that Andy is selling!) and if anything it is somewhat too big on me.

    YEMEN!!! *[smiley=vrolijk_26.gif] [smiley=2vrolijk_08.gif]

    -Linda...the Yemen horder.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 6E414B562F0 link=1234859260/8#8 date=1234871065
    Im troubleshooting the monthly emails...
    I got the email but I noticed my spam filter increased your spam score a touch due to the date being in the future. Looks like the timezone is set wrong on whatever you use to send email. Probably wont help too much but you might want to look into that for next time:

    X-Spam-Status: No, score=2.265 tagged_above=-10 required=6.31 tests=[AWL=0.555, BAYES_40=-0.185, DATE_IN_FUTURE_06_12=1.897, SPF_HELO_PASS=-0.001, SPF_PASS=-0.001]
    Received: from coffeesnobs.com.au (freeman.jc.com.au [210.9.54.141]) by ....... (Postfix) with ESMTP id 4818014FA47 for <.......>; Tue, 17 Feb 2009 21:32:17 +1100 (EST)
    Received: from 127.0.0.1 ([127.0.0.1]) by coffeesnobs.com.au with MailEnable ESMTP; Tue, 17 Feb 2009 21:11:37 +1100
    To: .......
    Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 20:10:24 +0000

    Cheers,
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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 507F7568110 link=1234859260/8#8 date=1234871065
    Hostname: coffeesnobs.com.au
    IP: 210.9.54.141
    Mailserver(s): mail.coffeesnobs.com.au
    SPF Record:
    v=spf1 a mx ptr ~all
    Not sure if spam filters take this into account, but you might want to consider making the spf1 record more specific. I think ~all is softfail which I think means accept from anywhere else but dont consider it as definitely good email - it is maybe good email. If you only originate coffeesnobs.com.au email via your MX, you could narrow it down with something like this:

    v=spf1 a mx ptr ip4:210.9.54.141/32 -all

    or

    v=spf1 a mx ip4:210.9.54.141/32 -all

    I just added the IP address in specifically because the reverse dns lookup for that IP comes up as freeman.jc.com.au rather than coffeesnobs.com.au or mail.coffeesnobs.com.au so it is just to make sure it is still considered valid. The -all means dont accept coffeesnobs.com.au email from anywhere else.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Nice one Fabcat. Not sure about the date, the time and timezone is correct everywhere else, Ill still have a look and Ill make the SPF more specific soon. Ta.

    Quote Originally Posted by 2D363B3B2E373B5E0 link=1234859260/20#20 date=1234900043
    Any pics of the shirts Andy?Or should we wait until tonight?
    There are 50 pictures of the shirts (all different colours and sizes) so yes you have to wait till they appear in BeanBay tonight... but here is a picture of the one Im wearing now.





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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Damn - the bank balance will take a bit of a pounding tonight:

    Beans, books, chai, CS clobber.

    Well I can rest assured that Im helping the Aussie economy with a bit of expenditure

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Andy,

    Perhaps sending people a message through CS instead of an email would help, or give an option in the usercp to say "Id like to be notified of Beanbay events via" a) E-mail b) private message. c) an alternative e-mail address

    That way if people are finding they are missing the e-mails, they have some options.

    Of course, all this is easily implemented with the click of a finger so youve nothing to worry about, right?

    Thanks for looking in to the issue.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 715E5449300 link=1234859260/8#8 date=1234871065
    ...

    If you use gmail or yahoo it might be worth changing your email address in [UserCP] at the top of the forum to another email account.
    just checking,
    does it mean that we pretty much give up on gmail altogether, or you intend to sort things out later down the track?

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Just quietly (because it has probably been covered many times before but I cant work it out...)

    How do you get on the email list? Ive had a really good look through my profile and cant locate anything...

    (*slinks away quietly because she knows shes probably asked something that to everyone else is as plain as the nose on their face!*)

    :-[

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    at the top of the home page:

    click UserCP
    then click Profile
    then click Contact Info
    enter password
    enter email

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Also make sure you make sure you set your email to private lest yea be spammed some more ;)

    Now back to the beans

    5kg of Yemen, 5kg of ...... 8-)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 445A585C524E5352545C370 link=1234859260/30#30 date=1234925775
    at the top of the home page:

    click UserCP
    then click Profile
    then click Contact Info
    enter password
    enter email
    Ta - did all that on the day I joined, but I havent ever received any emails re BeanBays, etc apart from when Andys emailed me specifically in regards to BeanBay Pickup Points, etc (ie; personal emails, rather than group emails).

    I must be missing the secret CS handshake ;D

    Now back to the coffee...

    5kg of Sulawesi for me! I only hope to goodness I can roast it even slightly as good as Andy does because its definitely one of my fave brown beans.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 56545850505E5944370 link=1234859260/27#27 date=1234917958
    Perhaps sending people a message through CS instead of an email would help
    1000s of PM replies after I send 7500 of them sounds like a chore... email is becoming a big enough workload (time sponge) now.

    Maybe I will just post it on the forum and forget about email altogether.

    Time will tell, I will always post it on the forum so that is the first place to check.

    Quote Originally Posted by 7F584E5C44370 link=1234859260/29#29 date=1234925499
    How do you get on the email list?
    Everyone is on the email list. The email is sent to the address in [UserCP]. Last night we had two problems, one was the spam engines at some ISPs and the second was that we had a new user that used some dodgy punctuation in their display name (which caused the mail server to cough). I checked with a couple of members after him and they got theirs so I guessed it was sent to everyone.

    Ill check the logs to see what happened to yours tonight (for interest).

    Quote Originally Posted by 7F584E5C44370 link=1234859260/32#32 date=1234928036
    I only hope to goodness I can roast it even slightly as good as Andy does because its definitely one of my fave brown beans.
    Ah shucks **blush** thanks.
    tis great coffee and its pretty easy to roast because its so well graded, you will roast it with your eyes closed.

    8-)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Andy I didnt get an email either, but I try to log on every morning at about 6.15 am just to check whats going on.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 6F404A572E0 link=1234859260/8#8 date=1234871065
    Im troubleshooting the monthly emails...

    It seems that gmail (and ISPs that are using gmail) along with yahoo are seeing lots of mail from us in a short time and are stopping mail going though (assuming we are a spammer).

    For the curiosity of those geeky ones here...
    We do have a valid SPF record and all the email is sent from the correct server in text format with no mention of Russian brides or Viagra.
    ::)

    Its frustrating when mail server administrators block real mail.
    Gday Andy,

    Just FWIW, I havent received the last 3 beanbay announcements. October was the last to get through. *I think Feb hasnt attempted delivery here yet as there is nothing logged on the mail server.

    The mail server for my domain sits about six feet behind me - its a Small Business Server running exchange 2003.

    Id suggest that as long as youre not that fussed about Sender ID, you disable the record rather than leave the softfail in there. *A number of mail servers for some reason are confused about softfail as it is deprecated since SPF went live big time 5 or so years ago.
    Alternatly just change that ~all to -all if youre serious about killing forged mail.

    Just a suggestion.


    Regards
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    PS Just noticed that fabcat made a smilar suggestion - thatll teach me to read the whole thread before posting :)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    WOW how the BeanBay monthly sale has turned into an Email monthly problem ;D
    Andy maybe you should start a new thread....

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    ...or just stop sending emails!

    we send 7000+ emails once a month and 1000s get there, some dont. Ill fiddle to try and get more to arrive but the gotcha is that I can only test it once a month when we send to everyone. I dont want to annoy everyone with "this is a test" type messages.

    Anyhows... at535 is right, enough nerdy banter in the BeanBay thread!

    :)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 2134757375400 link=1234859260/36#36 date=1234945080
    WOW how the BeanBay monthly sale has turned into an Email monthly problem *;D
    Andy maybe you should start a new thread....
    Monthly problem, monthly problem!!! What would you bloody men know about monthly problems....(*mutter*, *teeth gnashing*, *kick the dog*) >:(

    Hee, hee - couldnt help myself.

    Okay, Ill go be crass somewhere else...

    ;D ;D ;D

    (tick, tick, tick...22 minutes and counting)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Quote Originally Posted by 0F202A374E0 link=1234859260/37#37 date=1234949522
    ...or just stop sending emails!

    Anyhows... at535 is right, enough nerdy banter in the BeanBay thread!

    :)
    The kids are asleep, the wife is visiting her mum, everything is set for Beanbay. Tick Tock . Tick Tock :-) Gotta get some Waghi :-)

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    HA HA Hoyks nice comment

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    345kg of Wahgi. Thats what Im talkn about!

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Hooly Dooly - Obviously Im not the only fan of Sulawesi! [smiley=shocked.gif] Glad I got in early...took about 8.5 minutes for it to be sold out!

    And a beautiful teal green Snobbery shirt heading my way to match my beans...

    Cheers
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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    thanks Andy
    All paid up
    Got some PNG and Sulawesi (roasted up some of both tonight as I dont have to save them anymore)

    B

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    5 kg of Yemen for me!!! [smiley=vrolijk_26.gif] and some Rwandan...looking forward to that one.

    Is that a similar roasting profile like the Yemen?....

    Thanks Andy for an awesome Beanbay again! See you next week at the usual hang out ;D

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Not 345 kg anymore ;) Torajah lasted 8 minutes but I got my 5kg 8-) Along with 5kg of Yemen and a top up of 2.5kg of Wahgi

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Hoyks, that was gold ;D

    Waiting the last couple of minutes was like waiting the last couple of minutes before starting my comp at the Games last year ;)

    Shirts, beans and books ;)

    Hope we all got what we wanted :)

    Im paid up Andy, thanks :) :)

    Warren.

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Great selection of beans Andy.
    I couldnt resist the Yemen and the Torajah.
    Thanks for spoiling us once again Andy.

    Cheers,
    Alan

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    I couldnt resist the Yemen and the Torajah.
    Me neither ;D

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    Re: BeanBay monthly sale - Wednesday 18th Feb 2009

    Another great BeanBay. Once again, quite civilized. Well done Andy

    I was somewhat dismayed that each time I clicked on a shirt I liked, it would show as Sold Out. Finally it dawned on me that it was showing Sold Out cos I just bought it and I suddenly had 6 shirts in my Shopping basket. Common sense prevailed and I also have ONE CS shirt

    Only 12 Roasted Passion books sold so far???
    Remember that it is a discounted price with 100% of the funds going to the Bushfire AND flood relief appeals. I thought we generous and compassionate snobs could do better than that *:(



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