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Building with Wisdom HomesBuilding with Wisdom Homes
NSW
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Thanks! I hadn't really wanted all white for my bathroom walls but I was starting to exhaust the budget by that point so needed to curb it somewhere. Pretty happy now as…

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MrsLlamas2016
Mar 25, 2017 6:28 pm
NavyLion
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23 March
Building With Wisdom HomesBuilding With Wisdom Homes
NSW

Hi GLO, Sorry for 6 months late, I missed this message. I hope it is not too late. Yes, definitely you got ace cards to negotiate, just tell to all builders you are…

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NavyLion
Mar 23, 2017 8:06 pm
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ozmonkeyoy
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16 March
Building Wisdom Manahattan 52Building Wisdom Manahattan 52
NSW

Hi MA, We signed up in February 2016 for the tender (paid initial deposit), the we received our 1st tender on 12 March 2016, so not too much of a delay. However the…

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ozmonkeyoy
Mar 16, 2017 1:02 pm
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ozmonkeyoy
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15 March
Wisdom Homes Signature package??Wisdom Homes Signature package??
NSW

The signature range was not offered when we signed our tender early in 2016. If you like all (or most) of the upgrades included in the package, then its generally a no…

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ozmonkeyoy
Mar 15, 2017 3:27 pm
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jess_123
1 March
Building with Wisdom Homes - Kitchen and Tile AppointmentsBuilding with Wisdom Homes - Kitchen and Tile Appointments
NSW

Hi firebolt, We are building a Washington 26. Would love to hear more about how your build is going? We are just waiting for our tender currently Thanks!

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jess_123
Mar 01, 2017 9:24 pm
jess_123
17 February
First time building a home - Wisdom HomesFirst time building a home - Wisdom Homes
NSW

Wow, thanks Jenifermarie, I will go and check out their range at Di Lorenzo Castle Hill :) All the best with your build !!! :)

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jess_123
Feb 17, 2017 6:42 pm
GLO
3 January
Building Manhattan 36 with wisdom homes...HELP NEEDEDBuilding Manhattan 36 with wisdom homes...HELP NEEDED
NSW
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Hi Pedro, How is the Manhattan several years after the build is completed?

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GLO
Jan 03, 2017 2:39 pm
ajayshekar
19 October 2016
Anyone building wisdom homes ambassador?Anyone building wisdom homes ambassador?
NSW
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Hello All, hope some of you will reply :) Initially I was thinking of a single storey, but now have decided to go with a double and Ambassador design is very impressive. We…

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ajayshekar
Oct 19, 2016 7:48 pm
zaplo
4 August 2016
Wisdom Homes WHY, WHAT, WHERE and HOWWisdom Homes WHY, WHAT, WHERE and HOW
NSW

If you want to build on time and good quality get another tender with Clarendon, our neighbour started 1 month after us and they moved in one month before us, we moved in…

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zaplo
Aug 04, 2016 1:33 am
leowfkwan
18 February 2016
Wisdom Homes Monte Carlo 42Wisdom Homes Monte Carlo 42
NSW

Yes, we are reviewing the tender of MC42

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leowfkwan
Feb 18, 2016 2:50 pm
Matt1
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5 February 2016
2 Kids + Triplets = Need a bigger house! - Driveway done2 Kids + Triplets = Need a bigger house! - Driveway done
NSW
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Hey Tribe the side and front is basically done. Just waiting on the DA for the rear to be approved so can do that bit. I've been sending a Jims Diggers guy broke drilling…

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Matt1
Feb 05, 2016 10:28 am
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1st time
17 January 2016
BUILDING IN MANOOKA VALLEY CURRANS HILLBUILDING IN MANOOKA VALLEY CURRANS HILL
NSW
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Hi all we are trying to get some quotes for our fencing and retaining walls. who have people used, and any feedback would be great! have tried to contact Good Fencing,…

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1st time
Jan 17, 2016 8:00 pm
TaraDog
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10 November 2015
No more renos! Time to build a Washington 29 Wisdom HomeNo more renos! Time to build a Washington 29 Wisdom Home
NSW
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Hi Jazz_J. Not sure if you're still on this thread - Love the look of your home using the Blackheath bricks. We were thinking of using Blackheath as well, but have seen…

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TaraDog
Nov 10, 2015 1:26 pm
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AAAHome
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22 August 2015
Incorrect niche sizeIncorrect niche size
NSW

Thanks very much for the replies. This has become an issue only my TV wasn't fitting properly. It was requested as a variance through the tiling company and the builder…

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AAAHome
Aug 22, 2015 8:51 pm
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Wise1267
15 August 2015
Building with Wisdom Homes - DaVinci19Building with Wisdom Homes - DaVinci19
NSW

Temporary Fench is on now on my land. Admin officer of Wisdom Homes was confused regarding compliance of a clause related to the fund, the confusion was arisen as I have…

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Wise1267
Aug 15, 2015 1:32 am
Building a tesla 24 with wisdom homesBuilding a tesla 24 with wisdom homes
NSW

Oh wow... Thank you so much, Hoping to do high ceilings it just opens up the rooms so much. Feel free to forward any other pics. Love to see more. Also I'm interested to…

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Haleyanddaniel_home
May 29, 2015 1:14 am
addie 1231
19 May 2015
Washington32 wisdomhomesWashington32 wisdomhomes
VIC

Hi, We are planning to go with washington 32. Just wanted to check if you guys have any idea how much will be…

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addie 1231
May 19, 2015 10:46 pm
GarSue_Newton24
27 March 2015
Building a Wisdom, Newton 24 - happy to share the processBuilding a Wisdom, Newton 24 - happy to share the process
NSW

One year and four months after we paid out deposit and we are scheduled to settle on Monday. Watch this space - we are ready to "unload".....

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GarSue_Newton24
Mar 27, 2015 6:44 pm
Transformation
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11 February 2015
Building Washington 29 from Wisdom HomeBuilding Washington 29 from Wisdom Home
NSW
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Hi Transformation, thanks for sharing. I just moved in to our Wisdom Homes built house this week. How is the water pressure and hot water system…

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Transformation
Feb 11, 2015 10:26 am
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Lunar
22 December 2014
Wisdom Homes - Majestic 35 - First Floor Frame & WindowsWisdom Homes - Majestic 35 - First Floor Frame & Windows
NSW
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How's your build going Jaguar? Last time I looked at your blog your bricking had begun. Any pictures please?

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Lunar
Dec 22, 2014 6:07 am
Burnsfirsttime
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27 November 2014
hellohello
NSW

hello and welcome! What state are you in?

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Burnsfirsttime
Nov 27, 2014 10:56 am
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Darali
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15 October 2014
Wisdom Homes..........The Wise ChoiceWisdom Homes..........The Wise Choice
NSW
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No problems about progress payment with BankWest, but low valuation problems with them.

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Darali
Oct 15, 2014 6:44 pm
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GarSue_Newton24
16 July 2014
Wisdom Homes Newton 27Wisdom Homes Newton 27
NSW

I would love to show you mine, but its now nine months since I paid my deposit and they have note even started yet.....

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GarSue_Newton24
Jul 16, 2014 8:52 am
MR2
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8 July 2014
Building Manhattan 52 Wisdom Home at KellyvilleBuilding Manhattan 52 Wisdom Home at Kellyville
NSW

Love the Manhattan, we built the baby one :) would change a few more things if we were doing it again.

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MR2
Jul 08, 2014 8:05 am
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cpaces
27 May 2014
Building Aspiration 35 Wisdom Homes at the PondsBuilding Aspiration 35 Wisdom Homes at the Ponds
NSW
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Yes. Have been using it since day one. So far it's ok for its function. It all depends on your mobile coverage. Sometimes the push notification can be late when you're…

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cpaces
May 27, 2014 2:29 pm
EmyN
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23 April 2014
Wisdom Majestic - our home is SOLD....Wisdom Majestic - our home is SOLD....
NSW
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Oh I am very sorry to hear about your Mum. House is beautiful, no wonder it sold quickly!

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EmyN
Apr 23, 2014 8:32 pm
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Transformation
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17 February 2014
KDR with Wisdom Homes-Aspiration 29KDR with Wisdom Homes-Aspiration 29
NSW
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Awesome news Congrats Aheron looking forward to the pics :-)

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Transformation
Feb 17, 2014 1:27 pm
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bashworth
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10 February 2014
A question regarding hand over and insurance.A question regarding hand over and insurance.
NSW

Im still a little iffy on a few things. We've been told that there are certain landscape requirements we need to meet (I am not sure if this…

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bashworth
Feb 10, 2014 6:34 pm
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Onewheel
13 January 2014
Building the Majestic 40 - now another pool problem :( :(Building the Majestic 40 - now another pool problem :( :(
NSW
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No, no news on the pool front. The pool builder promised to finish off things before Xmas, but as per usual, this didn't happen, so another email sent to them asking what…

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Onewheel
Jan 13, 2014 6:22 pm
DSCDMC
11 December 2013
Anyone else building in Haywards Bay?Anyone else building in Haywards Bay?
NSW

Hi daniel2ya Nice to meet someone else who is building in Haywards Bay, which street are you building in? We are currently in council finally and hope we will start our…

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DSCDMC
Dec 11, 2013 9:45 pm
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JandJ_OneMinto
Dec 04, 2013 12:22 pm
ugly99
3 December 2013
Wisdom Impression- what do you think?Wisdom Impression- what do you think?
NSW
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Thanks kidsbuggingme, we are just working through the tender document. Appears there a lot more upgrades to be checked

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ugly99
Dec 03, 2013 5:37 pm
Build14
3 December 2013
Watch out for kitchen window positioningWatch out for kitchen window positioning
NSW

If you are building the Wisdom Washington 29, make sure you check the positioning of the kitchen window. Ours is off centre by 20 cm. I checked the house plans and all…

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Build14
Dec 03, 2013 10:10 am
kez+pete
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17 November 2013
Pegs on land 3m o/sPegs on land 3m o/s
NSW

Thank you for your reply. I wonder if you have any idea why they would be there? Sorry if this is a stupid question- the pegs caught me off guard. I didn't expect there to…

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kez+pete
Nov 17, 2013 5:54 pm
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Matt_Kirri22
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7 November 2013
Building Wisdom Homes Destiny 22Building Wisdom Homes Destiny 22
NSW

Hi, I'm new to the site and wondering if anyone has recently built a Destiny? How was the experience and how did you like the end result seen as there is no display? Any…

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Matt_Kirri22
Nov 07, 2013 7:35 am
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phokay
10 October 2013
Anyone building with Wisdom Homes??Anyone building with Wisdom Homes??
NSW
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If you have porcelain tiles with optical hazing problem, the only option you have is to take the case to Consumer Trader Tenancy Tribunal (CTTT). It is not appropriate for…

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phokay
Oct 10, 2013 8:51 pm
geehaf
2 September 2013
Can't have a Wisdom Monte Carlo....Can't have a Wisdom Monte Carlo....
NSW

Found our dream home design, the Monte Carlo 49 from Wisdom Homes but only to be told today they won't build on the Northern Beaches in Sydney/Pittwater. Anybody any…

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geehaf
Sep 02, 2013 11:01 pm
Forg
16 August 2013
Wisdom Home HYDRAULIC VARIATION -- helpWisdom Home HYDRAULIC VARIATION -- help
NSW

Hi bbsyd & everyone, We are at the tender stage with WH and will be signing soon. We have a Hydraulics Allowance of 20k in our tender and I…

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Forg
Aug 16, 2013 11:49 am
SychoAngel
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12 August 2013
Building an Inspiration with wisdom :)Building an Inspiration with wisdom :)
NSW
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Hi Inspiration30 Was just wondering how everything has been going with your home? We are also looking at building the wisdom inspiration 30 and would love to hear how…

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SychoAngel
Aug 12, 2013 11:10 am
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Hamilton23
9 July 2013
Building the Wisdom Serenity - Framed !!!Building the Wisdom Serenity - Framed !!!
NSW
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hey Hamilton23, thanks things are going quick, i like the color of your brick you should be in your house before christmas, nice…

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Hamilton23
Jul 09, 2013 2:46 pm
Althom
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11 June 2013
What to look out for during handoverWhat to look out for during handover
NSW

Take a portable spotlight with you to check the walls for quality of plastering. the lights the builders put in are not good enough to pick up rough patches, faults, runs etc

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Althom
Jun 11, 2013 7:54 pm
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johnno3
9 June 2013
Has anyone built the Prosperity 29 Wisdom?Has anyone built the Prosperity 29 Wisdom?
NSW

We are waiting for a tender to been drawn up to build the Prosperity 29. So far they have been to our block and all is good with the exception that a very small part of…

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johnno3
Jun 09, 2013 11:43 am
Aheron
13 May 2013
Building Starting On Time?Building Starting On Time?
NSW

Hi Robbie Parkway I feel your pain as we are now up to 10 months since we accepted their tender and haven't started.. In regards to the price increase,they surely can't…

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Aheron
May 14, 2013 12:57 am
RJMcGray
2 May 2013
Wisdom Upgrade Costs?Wisdom Upgrade Costs?
NSW

Hi MR2 - great post, and thanks to those who have contributed. Very informative as far as getting a general idea in your head as to what the "must haves" are going to cost…

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RJMcGray
May 02, 2013 6:18 am
Ariosto
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30 April 2013
House of Wisdom at Stonecutters RidgeHouse of Wisdom at Stonecutters Ridge
NSW
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I knew about council and water rates , but I missed the point about the interest on the drawdown with the mortgage. Makes it tough if you are renting like we do then have…

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Ariosto
Apr 30, 2013 1:53 pm
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ssjmark
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23 March 2013
Building Esperence 24 Wisdom HomesBuilding Esperence 24 Wisdom Homes

i know this thread is really old.. but my wife and I are looking to build the Esperence 29 ROL.. we would love to have access to read through your blog! :)

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ssjmark
Mar 23, 2013 9:41 pm
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willcres
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13 February 2013
Journey of Building a Wisdom home (Boston 50.7sq)Journey of Building a Wisdom home (Boston 50.7sq)
NSW
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Thanks, Onewheel. Luckily the haze is not that much, mostly in the study room and front foyer. But still, they need to polish the floor for the $500 we paid. Most…

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willcres
Feb 13, 2013 7:19 am
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kasyd
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10 February 2013
Wisdom Homes Knockdown/Rebuild - anyone done this already?Wisdom Homes Knockdown/Rebuild - anyone done this already?
NSW

Thanks for the advice. All very helpful. We are basically just attempting to keep our upfront costs minimised as this house seems to tick most of the boxes as far as she…

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kasyd
Feb 10, 2013 8:41 pm
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