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The old rope ain’t broke?

I Like expressions. I think they are a fun way of communicating. I’m sure you will here them from me from time to time. However, there are two in particular I have come to dislike more and more over time; “It ain’t broke don’t fix it”, and “Testing is money for old rope”. Both of […]

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Wasting Away

When I change consumer units, such as this. Where it is old, damaged and no longer fit for the purpose it was designed it must be disposed of. I am keen on recycling. I have been for years. I was saving up my plastic milk bottles and more to take to the collection point for […]

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Ponder ponder, electrical ponder..   I really hate This Page Under Construction pages. So this is a pictures of some tools I use for fixing control panels instead.

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Attempting to take picture with Frieda. She was struggling to get off a bench at the time and not impressed! We fou… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

And the backing band was @the_jayhawks They are also really good. And extra "Rocky" when live! twitter.com/PlanetRockRadi…

I have been reliably informed that we HAD Jammie Dodgers. #diabetes #Bloodsugar. #LifeWithDiabeties

It looks like it’s general election time again. Get in touch here to stand for Something New, we need YOU: discourse.somethingnew.org.uk/t/june-general… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

I love updating the @Raspberry_Pi via SSH. Reminds me of when first started to play with Linux 20yrs ago.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

I do this every time - "Why is the audio so bad? Why is the amp not working? Oh yes, audio it though the TV HDMI! Doh!" Now that is better!

Volumio Version 2 is pretty darn awesome though. I now need another @Raspberry_Pi to go Multiroom Oooo. #Audio #project with @volumio

re-writing @volumio this morning. Installation became flakey after the latest update. Then an accidental power outage killed it. Doh. #Audio

Rebuilding Mrs W's rear wheel. Learnt this when around 8. Practiced many times in Mr Neale's Bike Shop. Fun times w… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

#bornthisday Richard Trevithick (1771–1833) built the first full-scale working railway steam locomotive- here's a c… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Ah ha ha ha, ha ha ha. twitter.com/bpolitics/stat… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft

Total Harmonic Distortion should not be 30% Right? @FlukeCorp This may explain an unhappy machine. Now to find the… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

News flash! I might be getting me #WEEE collected! Finally. #Recycling #Electrical

On another note. Thanks to the Excellent customer support from @Sonos with my customers system faults. Back on track. (pun intended)

It's also #NationalPetDay - what better day to learn about how you can keep your furry friends safe?… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… Retweeted by Richard Wheatcroft