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Most people would want to go straight to my computer collection or my photos on Flickr. Otherwise you can see what I have been doing recently:

July 17th

mastodon (feed #55) 7:10pm Posted on Mastodon:

Used my air fryer for the first time in a while... reminded that the timer knob was still broken since last year... remembered that I now have a 3d printer and the internet: printables.com/model/803719-kn

Close up of the controls of an air fryer, the top timer knob is 3d printed

July 14th

mastodon (feed #55) 9:44pm Posted on Mastodon:

Thoughts on my first few days with a 3D printer: popcorn.cx/blog/2024/07/my-fir

blog (feed #25) 4:58pm Published a blog post.

July 11th

mastodon (feed #55) 11:13pm Posted on Mastodon:

Earlier in the week I designed and ordered my first custom PCB, I can now also up the level of my projects with this:

White 3D print of a small boat, the "Benchy" benchmark print

July 8th

mastodon (feed #55) 7:46pm Posted on Mastodon:

Working out how to drive this RGB button was the easy part, figuring out a clean, compact and reliable way to mount it is the real challenge. I may need to finally delve into designing and ordering a custom PCB...

Electronics breadboard with a D1 Mini microcontroller connected to an RGB illuminated button by a mess of wires

July 6th

mastodon (feed #55) 10:07pm Posted on Mastodon:
flickr (feed #32) 10:04pm Posted 6 photos on Flickr. (Hide Details)
Two in the station (K183) Cruising (K183) Coasting (K183) Climbing (K190) Slight dip (K190) In motion (K183)

July 2nd

waverley (feed #57) 9:07pm Posted on Waverley Camera Club:

June 30th

flickr (feed #32) 10:40pm Posted 2 photos on Flickr. (Hide Details)
Glued laminated timber Panel gap

June 29th

mastodon (feed #55) 12:02am Posted on Mastodon:

I know this is now "old" but I finally dug the kit out of the cupboard and gave photographing water drops a go...

Arrangement of four photos of water drops splashing into water making unusual shapes

June 26th

librarything (feed #60) 7:00pm Added a book on LibraryThing.
Love Triangle: The Life-changing Magic of Trigonometry

June 21st

blog (feed #25) 8:18pm Published a blog post.

June 20th

waverley (feed #57) 11:33pm Posted on Waverley Camera Club:

June 4th

waverley (feed #57) 10:54pm Posted on Waverley Camera Club:

June 3rd

flickr (feed #32) 11:17pm Posted a photo on Flickr.
Double decker

June 2nd

flickr (feed #32) 8:26pm Posted 2 photos on Flickr. (Hide Details)
Wobbly tram Victa

May 31st

mastodon (feed #55) 11:03am Posted on Mastodon:

The relief when that new noise turns out to be from a fan and not a hard drive