Howdy, Stranger!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

Everyone can now send invitations! Please read the guidelines. And then send your invitations.


Beautiful day today. Ocean pool was pretty clean, nice, did a few extra laps.


Last Active
Member, Moderator
Invited by


  • Still a few left.
    in Headphones FS Comment by JohnR July 17
  • Updated
    in Headphones FS Comment by JohnR June 17
  • Yep, I figured that out :) Bit slower to remove than I thought but then again I was probably watching too many RO150 videos [-X Took a while to get the surface flush on the ends where the angle is - i.e. where you can't use a router trim bit. But i…
  • First test tomorrow
  • JohnR said: Bosch have produced a cordless wet-dry vacuum. Metabo has one too. Seems to be about 5 minutes per Ah in "eco" mode.
    in Power tool news Comment by JohnR June 4
  • Fuck -
  • MALfunction said: Haven't done much ,due to a family illness . Fitted the sliding stacker doors ,bought 3mm alloy angle & flat bar to make new trims to go around the doors . Hey looks like progress!! But did you leave any room for s…
  • I was actually surprised when I took the photo and looked at it.
  • I like my new glubot :D Check it out -
  • Hey look! Something happened
  • 4 days for tools from UK, 2 weeks for cases from Smithfield :-W
    in Power tool news Comment by JohnR May 7
  • Here's a new one (to me anyway) - a battery powered dust mask!
    in Power tool news Comment by JohnR May 4
  • Huh. I guess I just assumed Milwaukee is American and AEG is German.
    in Power tool news Comment by JohnR May 3
  • Milwaukee claim 40 minutes of runtime on a battery. Assuming that's a 3Ah battery and the average voltage is 10.8V, that's .... 4.5 amps or a bit under 50 Watts. In theory. Seems doable?
  • Wattayaknow, there is! Bunnings even have one of some sort
  • Cordless garden tools must be big business! Check this thing out :-?
  • There's a series of videos where someone puts a petrol motor into one :-b
  • Well isn't this cute: Kind of like a miniature chainsaw. Best review on amazon: "I don't really have any use for this, I just wanted it." Interestingly, it seems to take the same batteries as the blue 10.8 oops 12V tools... hm... PS this is the…
  • Probably, it looks pretty aerodynamic Doesn't work well with Windows tho.
    in Computer news Comment by JohnR April 25
  • BTW I'm selling an Apple wireless keyboard and mouse now, on the off chance anyone is interested. Latest model, almost new...
    in Computer news Comment by JohnR April 24