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Daily video

Sun, 07/29/2018 - 14:13

I'm working on uploading a daily, or approximately daily, video from my webcam to YouTube. I think it will be most interesting when the weather turns ugly but could be entertining otherwise.

At least I hope so ...

New camera!

Mon, 07/23/2018 - 23:10

I have been unhappy with my older Foscam camera. It wasn't bad exactly but the night-time performance wasn't the best any more. The images were really fogged and indistinquishable. So I went looking for a new one.

Comments!

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 00:47

I'm taking a leap of faith here and enabling comments. I do have a couple of way to reject bot comments that seems to be working well. But comments are new here and we'll have to see if they are effective.

Hopefully the experiment doesn't end up like this!

3-D Printing? That's for toys and stuff, right?

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 17:09 You have probably seen things 3-D printed that are toys or decorative items like Spinners and Snowflakes and even some bigger things like the Whirlygig that I made. I admit that's it's a lot of fun to find something cool on Thingiverse and just whip it out on the 'ole 3-D Printer ... I've done it many, many times! Here are a couple of things I have done that aren't toys or sculpture ...

New 3-D Printing troubleshooting resource

Fri, 05/04/2018 - 01:53

rigid.ink, the UK premium filament manufacturer, has just publish the The Ultimate 3D Print Quality Troubleshooting Guide 2018.

Memorabilia 2

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 23:25

Another bit of history.

Trans World Airlines was originally called Transcontinental & Western Air. This advertising plaque was in my father's collection of memorabilia.

Memorabilia

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 23:21

I came across this signboard that my father used when he was captain of a flight. This was probably used on the Douglas DC3 and Lockheed Constellation aircraft as by the time he got into jets I don't think they were used any more.

The first article

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 00:30

Looks pretty fresh around here!

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