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  1. I wonder this, also. If your phone is listening...

    I wonder this, also. If your phone is listening to everything you say, some very technical people would have discovered it by now and published a report on it. I think if it was shown to be the...
  2. If I remember my classes in electrical...

    If I remember my classes in electrical engineering, a Faraday cage can have holes in it as long as the holes are smaller than the wavelength of the RF. I think most people would aim for holes no...
  3. Scott said he is shipping everything to me. If...

    Scott said he is shipping everything to me. If you want the plane irons (I want the chisels) PM me.

    Or, for $15 Scott may be willing to unpack the box and ship the plane irons to you. I don't...
  4. If you're willing to split, I'll take the Marples...

    If you're willing to split, I'll take the Marples chisels. I don't need the other things - and perhaps someone else will need those. I'll PM you to get your PayPal ID.

    Mike
  5. I really like the Dewalt trim router. And my...

    I really like the Dewalt trim router. And my favorite is the cordless. I have five of the DeWalt's, three corded and two cordless. Two of them came with the plunge base/fixed base combo and the...
  6. Not free but Adobe photoshop elements is quite...

    Not free but Adobe photoshop elements is quite powerful. It does everything I need it to do - and then some.

    Mike

    [Another photo editor - not free - is Luminar. I tried it, and it was easy to...
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    I'll echo ChrisA's comments about branding irons...

    I'll echo ChrisA's comments about branding irons being hard to use. It's difficult to get them to brand evenly and yet not burn the surrounding wood.

    My experience is that sometimes one side gets...
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    What do you want in a branding iron? And how big...

    What do you want in a branding iron? And how big of a brand? Do you want some custom logo, or just letters? Rockler has some but they have limited customization options.

    Get an electric.

    Mike
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    Paid and shipped. Thanks for your interest. ...

    Paid and shipped. Thanks for your interest.

    Mike
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    Let's assume the starting cap you put in is good...

    Let's assume the starting cap you put in is good and you installed it correctly. The next most likely problem is dirt in your centrifugal switch keeping the switch from closing. You have to take...
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    Happy Cinco de Mayo

    Happy Cinco do Mayo to all, especially my friends from Mexico.

    I wanted to go out for Mexican food today but my wife said the restaurants will be too crowded. So perhaps we'll celebrate...
  12. Higher is definitely easier to access but they...

    Higher is definitely easier to access but they are more noticeable. Almost all of my outside outlets are low, but the few I added are at about 4 feet.

    Mike
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    Try this. Wrap a thin rope or twine around the...

    Try this. Wrap a thin rope or twine around the shaft. Turn the power on and then pull the rope to give the shaft a good spin. See if the motor spins up to speed.

    If so, something is wrong with...
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    Certainly, if you don't want Internet access on...

    Certainly, if you don't want Internet access on the go, don't subscribe to it.

    Mike
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    There's two ahead of you. The pot is sold...

    There's two ahead of you. The pot is sold pending payment.

    Mike
  16. I offered it to Andrew first, before posting. ...

    I offered it to Andrew first, before posting.

    Mike
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    I had a chance to visit an Amish woodworker's...

    I had a chance to visit an Amish woodworker's shop. On first look, it looked like any other woodworking shop. All the machines were modern. On closer examination, I found that all the motors had...
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    Hold-Heet Pot for Hot Hide Glue

    This is a 120 volt, 1 quart Hold-Heet Hide Glue Pot. I tried using hot hide glue but decided to stick with commercial glues.

    It's the version with the copper pot, rather than the aluminum pot. ...
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    There's a joke that's the opposite of that. ...

    There's a joke that's the opposite of that.

    "When I was 18 I was amazed at how dumb my father was.

    When I was 25, I was amazed at how much the old man had learned in those few years."

    Mike
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    Yeah, the reason companies use Android is that...

    Yeah, the reason companies use Android is that it's the only viable software system that's available to them. If you're not Apple and you want to compete in the smartphone business, what are you...
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    Perhaps you misunderstand what it means to have...

    Perhaps you misunderstand what it means to have your vehicle connected to the Internet. You will connect your car to your in-home WiFi, just as you connect your smartphone to your in-home WiFi. The...
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    Here's an article about it from Bloomberg. It's...

    Here's an article about it from Bloomberg. It's a newsletter I receive via email.
    ++++++++++++++++++++
    Yes, the Porsche Taycan is flying out of dealerships. And yes, it charges faster than a knife...
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    This is a bit off subject but I recently read a...

    This is a bit off subject but I recently read a news article about the direction for software in new cars - both ICE and EV. The manufacturers are going to offer software enhancements for a monthly...
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    This is interesting. Liquid hydrogen has to be...

    This is interesting. Liquid hydrogen has to be kept under pressure to keep it in its liquid state. In transporting liquid hydrogen, some heat is bound to penetrate the tank and warm some of the...
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    Let me address your points: (1) The problem is...

    Let me address your points:
    (1) The problem is to get volume built up for hydrogen vehicles. What we're looking at now is an expensive vehicle and expensive per mile cost in fuel. The reason the...
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