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by dyarker
Wed Apr 08, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help a Fellow Out
Replies: 9
Views: 94

Re: Help a Fellow Out

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NOAA_Weather_Radio Going to need a working FM section that can be "hacked" to higher frequency than FM broadcast band. Skill level suggests $20 to $30 and trip to Best Buy (?) so he can listen to NOAA while trying to convert an old radio. (Which may not be possible if i...
by dyarker
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: laser level offset measurement
Replies: 8
Views: 831

Re: laser level offset measurement

Shorted pair or wet junction will look like continuous "off-hook" to switch; gives busy to callers. After time will change to out of service, and gives same result as unpaid.

Cheers,
by dyarker
Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Skycool
Replies: 5
Views: 386

Re: Skycool

Oh boy, am I glad that can't really work!

((because I like to breathe))
by dyarker
Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Of some interest!
Replies: 6
Views: 781

Re: Of some interest!

!!! they closed in '06 'cuz they made machines too good to sell replacements??? (they didn't break much) :shock:
by dyarker
Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fading away
Replies: 9
Views: 598

Re: fading away

Interesting! I now have time to check 2 or 3 times a day. Of course I'm on my third retirement. :smile:
I think it will "stick" this time. (Wife now okay having me around all day :grin: )
by dyarker
Mon Feb 17, 2020 4:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Do you Clean A Deep Fryer?
Replies: 14
Views: 1298

Re: How Do you Clean A Deep Fryer?

" … Dihydrogen Monoxide .. a .. killer ..."

Especially breathing the liquid form.
by dyarker
Fri Jan 10, 2020 5:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crazy Phone issues here..
Replies: 18
Views: 4437

Re: Crazy Phone issues here..

It probably was phone cable. For longer runs from the central office I've heard of 19AWG.
by dyarker
Tue Dec 24, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 9
Views: 2715

Re: Greetings!

And to you and all!!!
by dyarker
Mon Dec 16, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question about Fast adaptive charging
Replies: 18
Views: 1251

Re: Question about Fast adaptive charging

What you said in post 1 -
Is there anything i could do make these work for my tablets?
Above applies.
In last post -
i buy them to power projects.
Won't work unless building a USB project. Use a switching mode regulated supply.

Cheers,
by dyarker
Mon Dec 16, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question about Fast adaptive charging
Replies: 18
Views: 1251

Re: Question about Fast adaptive charging

You lose them often enough to create an after-market? Since the Koreans don't particularly get along with the Chinese, I can't imagine an authorized Samsung product not make in Korea. Then delete word "Chinese" from above, and leave "knock-off". As far as I know, no device communicates digitally wit...
by dyarker
Sun Dec 15, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question about Fast adaptive charging
Replies: 18
Views: 1251

Re: Question about Fast adaptive charging

Maybe the "original" was a bad Chinese knock-off! Else why is everybody buying replacements? :???:
by dyarker
Fri Dec 13, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Nuts and Volts dead ?
Replies: 47
Views: 8010

Re: Is Nuts and Volts dead ?

Have you seen Sean's post on 10 Dec 2019?
by dyarker
Thu Nov 28, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 16
Views: 3367

Re: Happy Thanksgiving

Can't improve on that … Happy Thanksgiving!!!
by dyarker
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Computer Programming
Topic: TLS Handshake issues
Replies: 9
Views: 1311

Re: TLS Handshake issues

I do not believe more time will help. (find page named "Transport Layer Security" at Wikipedia for background info. (I can not get regular Wikipedia from here to copy/paste a link for you.)) It is something else. Is it always the same page (or pages)? Something is corrupting the certificate exchange...