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Re: [SLUG] OT - Telstra to cap flat rate ADSL & Cable plans at3Gb/month



On Fri, 8 Jun 2001, Dan Treacy wrote:

> > I don't know about that, bit its > $USD2 / gallon in San Francisco.
> > Given that the petrol station down the road from me is 90c / litre,
> > I think we're about the same, if not a bit better off here.
>
> OK call this further off-topic but in the public educational interest..
> Last time I looked 1 gallon = 4.5 litres  therefore 1.05 a gallon  is about
> 23.3333c a litre  pretty bloody cheap if you ask me :-)  ditto the $2 a
> gallon and yes I know wages etc a lower in the states  just wondered what
> conversions you guys were using :-)

US Gallon = 3.5 litres Australian.

$2US = $4 Australian.

$4 Australian divided by 3.5 litres = $1.15a litre.

We're actually better off.

DaZZa


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