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For Sale: I’m selling a Syma ‘X5X Explorer’ drone, with 4-channel 2.4G remote.
It’s a four blade, 4-channel radio-controlled drone (quadracopter), with 6 axis stabilisation, HD camera for stills and video, easy to fly. Can even loop the loop (for advanced users only!). Very little use and in excellent condition (no crashes!), still in box with instructions, spare blades, spare battery and USB charger for multiple batteries. 35 Euros Phone: 951 069 982 or email: rodney dot jones4 at gmail dot com (Rod/Competa)
For Sale, as lot:
4 outdoor dining chairs
1 white round plastic table
2 recliners/sun lounges
1 green sun longer mattress spotless condition.
90 euro the lot or will sell separately. More pics on request.
Tadgh / jackser / Competa
For Sale: “Rowing” Machine Total Crunch in perfect condition in Velez. Buyer transports. 45€. More pics available on request from
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Agaves under attack: I have agaves on my land, where I’ve lived for some years, and this year some have been infested in the base by, I think, a smallish, black beetle which lays eggs producing white maggots. Presumably these feed on the plant, eventually killing it, apparently by rotting the base, and leaving a brown residue and a strong smell similar to fermentation.
Losing the agaves doesn’t much bother me, though clearing up the resulting mess isn’t much fun. Anybody else had this happen or able to provide more information about the critters causing this ecological disaster? Steve/Algarrobo
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