One sheet of very inexpensive, workshop-grade plywood is now a prototype of a 23" x 47" coffee table. Pay no attention to that couch. It's hideous, yes. It's very temporary. So, now it's clear why I had a bit of India ink. I'd heard last summer that it seemed to be gaining popularity in use… Continue reading Prototype The 𝓷th
After an absolutely abysmal effort at an assessment of an older skill, it occurs to me that either I was over-interpreting the questions or that it's definitely time to clear out the proverbial skills fridge and delete the much older skills from it. Nah, I'm not going to delete bash from the Skills list. In… Continue reading Time to Clean Out the Skills Fridge?
On the eleventh hourOf the eleventh dayOf the eleventh monthThe guns fell silent Take two minutes silence to observe and contemplate the sacrifices that we'd made then, now, and in the future.
There, solved. Both the fixture and the bulb. Good for another 65 years of life. To whomever inherits the result, you're welcome.
Gosh, I can't imagine why it may not have been working when I simply unscrewed the incandescent bulb to put in an LED. Now that's some ancient tech! Varnished cloth insulators were phased out back in the 1960s a few years after this house was built. Looking more closely at it in some proper light,… Continue reading Legacy Wiring