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Last Build Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:18:37 +0000

 



western electric marbling

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:18:37 +0000

accidental marbling found in injection-moulded recycled plastic microphone cup in a 1984 Western Electric 2702 (Princess) telephone handset



When you fix a thing and it just works …

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:33:36 +0000

When you fix a thing and it just works ...



Bet you can’t get the film, though

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:02:41 +0000

Bet you can't get the film, though






Shrove

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:30:16 +0000

Shrove



This one’s been nipping my head for *years*

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 22:38:18 +0000

This one's been nipping my head for *years*



Plotting a card …

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 17:32:11 +0000

I made this two-colour plotted card for the MeFi “holiday card exchange – v.e.” thing. Pen plotter is a Roland DG DXY-1300 (1990s) using Roland 0.3 mm fibre-tip pens. Plot size is 123 × 91 mm, and is driven entirely from Inkscape 0.92.



Quite enough of this sort of thing #plotter

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 22:54:24 +0000

Quite enough of this sort of thing #plotter



Before tightening filament feed on left, after on right

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 09:03:36 +0000

Before tightening filament feed on left, after on right



Building (but not necessarily running) Amiberry on Raspberry Pi 3

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 03:42:24 +0000

I might not have Amiberry — an optimized Amiga emulator for Raspberry Pi — running quite yet, but the build instructions at midwan/amiberry are a bit lacking. If you want to compile it under Raspbian Stretch, you’ll need the following packages: sudo apt install libsdl2-dev libxml2-dev libxml2-utils libsdl2-ttf-dev libsdl2-image-dev This will at least allow you … Continue reading "Building (but not necessarily running) Amiberry on Raspberry Pi 3"