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All the random general projects

Blog post for Scam emails from a certified photographer

Scam emails from a "certified photographer"

Yet more scammers using emails claiming to be from a certified photographer who say your website has copyrighted images hosted

Blog post for Adding 10Gb Fibre to the home network

Adding 10Gb Fibre to the home network

Everyone needs some fibre in their diet and we have added more to the home network using 10Gb Fibre to connect our computers and Synology network storage devices via a MikroTik CRS309-1G-8S+IN network switch

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Back Pain with Sciatica during Lockdown

In March I damaged my lower spine when working on our allotment resulting in a herniated disk at the base of my spine pressing into the nerves causing bad pain with sciatica during covid lockdown

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Record Vise No 1 and No 2 Restoration

See how I restored a pair of old Record Vise No 1 and No 2 models from rusty to shiny

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When lightning strikes

Antennas vaporising, telephone sockets launching across the room. What happens when lightning strikes a house.

Blog post for Developing a new product to sell

Developing a new product to sell

The steps we take when designing a new product to sell

Blog post for Trying to Save Power and Lower our Energy Bills

Trying to Save Power and Lower our Energy Bills

Looking at ways to reduce electricity consumption, help the environment and save some money.

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Workshop Tool Storage Rack

Building a wooden storage rack for the hand tools in our workshop.

Blog post for Broadband problems with REIN interference

Broadband problems with REIN interference

Some of our electrical equipment was transmitting on random frequencies where it shouldn’t and causing problems with our broadband internet with REIN interference