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Over on the bird site, I'm apparently as popular with people interested in "dogs" as with "tech news".
I recently started listening to this podcast for cannabis growers called The Dude Grows Show. A few times I’ve caught subtle hits that they were into NA. When I went to donate I saw that they gave props to the show for pioneering the value for value model. #ITM
Luge karma http://youmightdie.org/lgk.mp3
My ticket hasn’t been renewed since the mid 80s. I only had a novice, though I built almost all my own gear, and nodded and tweaked everting I owned...as you could with through hole single sided boards and a vacuum desolder iron.
That’s a Pace MBT250 in the background. Still mostly running after 25 years, though I just replaced the motor in the pump.
I still have my FT101B which I dragged out to see how they performed and it needs a good service. Maybe time to upgrade my ticket
Felix has made his first foray into “real” electronics and built, under supervision, (and with a bit of help from me) constructed and got working a couple of Pixie II CW direct conversion transceivers
I picked up the pair in kit form with the cute acrylic “invisible” cases for around $10 aussie. The Morse keys came out of Taiwan for $17 USD each
They work pretty much out of the box, though they don’t like switching power supplies.
He did a pretty good job for a first time soldering
Midlife Renaissance Man. Cynical Factualist. Political Atheist. Occasional Musician. Resident of Her Majesty's former Penal Colony (bless her reptilian heart)
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