Go Back   Computer Forums > Welcome To Computer Forums .org > Social Lounge | Off Topic
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 07-23-2006, 07:21 PM   #1
In Runtime
 
j.venning's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 220
Send a message via ICQ to j.venning Send a message via MSN to j.venning
Default Fuel prices!

Sorry to waffle on about something we all know about but im just wondering what are your local fuel prices in the UK, im in Cornwall and for Unleaded its 1.02 and for Diesel it is 0.99 - the Unleaded display board is half way off the actual holder because I dont think they expected the prices to go over 1 when they designed the display boards.
__________________

__________________
Brand new setup!

Intel Core 2 Quad Extreme Edition QX6800 (2.93GHz)
Intel Extreme D975XBX2KR Motherboard
BFG GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB GDDR3
Corsair 2GB DDR2 XMS2 Dominator RAM
Thermaltake VE2000SWA Armour LCS Super Tower
Western Digital Raptor X 150GB X2
j.venning is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:24 PM   #2
Fully Optimized
 
Nik00117's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 4,025
Send a message via AIM to Nik00117 Send a message via MSN to Nik00117 Send a message via Yahoo to Nik00117
Default Re: Fuel prices!

A gallon in GA was like 2.50, here its about double.
__________________

__________________
Main Rig: I7 920 CPU, 6 Gigs ram 5870 GPU
M17X Laptop 2.8 Ghz Dual Core, 4870 Radeon
Nik00117 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:33 PM   #3
In Runtime
 
j.venning's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 220
Send a message via ICQ to j.venning Send a message via MSN to j.venning
Default Re: Fuel prices!

BTW to all you americans out their the prices I have supplied are per litre so for gallons the Petrol is 3.77 and for Diesel it is 3.66.
__________________
Brand new setup!

Intel Core 2 Quad Extreme Edition QX6800 (2.93GHz)
Intel Extreme D975XBX2KR Motherboard
BFG GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB GDDR3
Corsair 2GB DDR2 XMS2 Dominator RAM
Thermaltake VE2000SWA Armour LCS Super Tower
Western Digital Raptor X 150GB X2
j.venning is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:35 PM   #4
Fully Optimized
 
Nik00117's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 4,025
Send a message via AIM to Nik00117 Send a message via MSN to Nik00117 Send a message via Yahoo to Nik00117
Default Re: Fuel prices!

Is that in GBP or USD? Because if that was USD it'd be like 7 dollars or so.
__________________
Main Rig: I7 920 CPU, 6 Gigs ram 5870 GPU
M17X Laptop 2.8 Ghz Dual Core, 4870 Radeon
Nik00117 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:38 PM   #5
In Runtime
 
j.venning's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 220
Send a message via ICQ to j.venning Send a message via MSN to j.venning
Default Re: Fuel prices!

Ooops, i didnt convert the price to dollars, just the gallons. Petrol is 6.6 dollars a gallon and diesel is 6.4 dollars a gallon. Its allot!
__________________
Brand new setup!

Intel Core 2 Quad Extreme Edition QX6800 (2.93GHz)
Intel Extreme D975XBX2KR Motherboard
BFG GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB GDDR3
Corsair 2GB DDR2 XMS2 Dominator RAM
Thermaltake VE2000SWA Armour LCS Super Tower
Western Digital Raptor X 150GB X2
j.venning is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:39 PM   #6
Daemon Poster
 
cileskot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 1,352
Send a message via AIM to cileskot
Default Re: Fuel prices!

here in illinois gas prices are about 3.05 american dollars. they have been around 3 dollars for a long time but the price has just gone over 3.00 recently.
__________________
Compaq Presario SR1750NX
AMD Athlon 64 3500 2.3Ghz
ATI Radeon 256mb
1.5gb Ram
19" Samsung LCD
cileskot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:41 PM   #7
In Runtime
 
j.venning's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 220
Send a message via ICQ to j.venning Send a message via MSN to j.venning
Default Re: Fuel prices!

I made a mistake, Petrol is 6.6 dollars a gallon and Diesel is 6.4 dollars a gallon.
__________________
Brand new setup!

Intel Core 2 Quad Extreme Edition QX6800 (2.93GHz)
Intel Extreme D975XBX2KR Motherboard
BFG GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB GDDR3
Corsair 2GB DDR2 XMS2 Dominator RAM
Thermaltake VE2000SWA Armour LCS Super Tower
Western Digital Raptor X 150GB X2
j.venning is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:51 PM   #8
BSOD
 
Deathstar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 756
Default Re: Fuel prices!

Australia, anywhere from $A1.30 ($US0.98 approx) upwards, NZ is around the $NZ1.80 ($US1.12 approx) per litre

1 US gallon = 3.79 litres, Aus is paying approx $US3.71/US gallon and NZ is paying approx $US4.25/US gallon

Consequently we're not driving any long distances at the moment
Deathstar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:54 PM   #9
In Runtime
 
j.venning's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 220
Send a message via ICQ to j.venning Send a message via MSN to j.venning
Default Re: Fuel prices!

Better than $6+
__________________
Brand new setup!

Intel Core 2 Quad Extreme Edition QX6800 (2.93GHz)
Intel Extreme D975XBX2KR Motherboard
BFG GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB GDDR3
Corsair 2GB DDR2 XMS2 Dominator RAM
Thermaltake VE2000SWA Armour LCS Super Tower
Western Digital Raptor X 150GB X2
j.venning is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2006, 07:58 PM   #10
BSOD
 
Deathstar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 756
Default Re: Fuel prices!

Yep, those are horrendous prices over there for sure
__________________

Deathstar is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:05 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0