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Empire motoring Journalist, Vlogger and general larakin. Pro food and lifting heavy things.

Damascus Chef Knife – Made in New Zealand

Our mates over at Goulder Knives have kicked off a YouTube channel! I love watching this sorta thing and its even more rewarding when its your mate, locally doing something really awesome! Go check them out on instagram too – they do amazing work! View this post on Instagram A …

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Sh*t you should know – How a Carburettor Works

Destin from Smarter Everyday Put together a video explaining how Carbs work Check his channel for more cool shit you can learn

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Samsung XCover 5 – Review.

Usual Disclaimer, This is a review unit which will be returned to Samsung upon completion of this evaluation. So, tough phones. How many of you have smacked around your phone enough to make it un-repairable? Touch wood, I haven’t. My daily driver the note10+ got a case the day I …

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Car Party Tricks

Cars of old had some pretty interesting and innovating features. Enjoy these complications of things that might just need to come back Part 2

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NZ Southern Drift Matsuri

My bro Ben made his first vlog, heading down to the NZ Southern Drift Matsuri Enjoy!

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Sony XM4 Ear Bud Review

As we get things back to normal, more review items are coming through so here goes again. For disclosure, these are on loan from Sony for review and are pre-production units, however I’m told there will be minor changes if any to the final product. So ear buds right, pods …

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Problematic Cyclists

This dude went further than I would do find out what the real problem is He’s done his research and homework, this is pretty well thought out and seeing this shit too, I like what hes got to say. Worth a watch

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Alpinestars – J6 Review

Full disclosure bullshit out of the way first I bought these with my own money, from a shop I like and have shopped at for a long time. This is not a paid review or advertisement of any form. So, that said. Given I’m now communing to work on my …

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Hilux Durability Test – All parts

YouTuber Whistlin’ Diesel is known for being overly destructive with vehicles, Often to the disappointment of those viewing his videos, but this one is for science. The Toyota Hilux has been well known for many years of being the back bone of countless kiwi farmers and standing up to endless …

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Cash in transit failed attempt

Leo Prinsloo, a trained former military sniper who calmly fought off heavily armed thugs who attacked his cash in transit vehicle. Watch the viral clip.

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