Here is a stream of general fix-it stuff but also miscellaneous things that crop. The list can be a bit random but hey! Thats life I guess…
- A friend asked why their mower did not turn on?
Oh my! I really do think that basic electrics need to be taught in school. Luckily no one was hurt in the screw up on with this appliance! It was a quick fix and amazingly it worked fine after that!
- 0/0 Clive Sinclair
Sad to hear of the passing of Clive Sinclair. A true visionary and responsible for allowing so many to access computers. My first one was my faithful ZX81 which I treasure. Odd that the last post was adding a video mod to it to keep it working for longer. Let us remember him for his […]
- DIY Warning!
A warning to sons and daughters who feel obligated to help their mothers with DIY tasks: Since my father passed away some years ago I have been called upon to fill his DIY shoes (and for a fairly compact guy he did have BIG shoes…) Of course I try my best but I must confess […]
- The Queue
The queue is both a means to an end and also a potential powder cake of explosive aggression. Most queues exist for a short period of time and are hardly noticed when others have a life of their own. The English are a nation of queuers. We seem to have a unconscious desire to form […]