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Deliveries from RS Components, Courier's Please

March 21, 2017, 5:44 am

Usually these things either get stuffed into my letter box, or left on my doorstep, but twice recently, the tracking status says that a delivery was attempted, but that I was closed (closed? It's... Read more »

Multimeter recommendation

March 18, 2017, 2:02 am

The last multimeter I bought, a Digitech, claimed to have auto-power off, but actually just turned off the LCD, which did little to reduce its power consumption. I removed a wasteful diode that s... Read more »

NEW Australian Electronics Magazine! DIYODE

March 16, 2017, 9:12 am

In an ironic twist, I thought I'd briefly come back to an almost extinct platform (usenet) to mention the release of an almost extinct thing - A NEW Australian Electronics Magazine! Albeit in digita... Read more »

OT: Snowy Hydro

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March 16, 2017, 4:12 am

In one hour it could produce 20 times the 100 megawatts an hour expected from the battery proposed by the South Australian Government, but would deliver it constantly for almost a week, [Mr Tur... Read more »

When chosing your next bug zapper.

February 25, 2017, 8:53 pm

http://www.integralmemoryplc.com/news/integral-led-support-study-university-bristol Read more »

LOL OTT The 15 Most Hilarious, Absurd And Brutal Rate My Teacher Comments E...

February 19, 2017, 1:43 am

http://emgn.com/entertainment/the-15-most-hilarious-absurd-and-brutal-rate-my-teacher-comments-ever/ -- This post is copyright Peter Wood, 2017 Moselm is a religion of peace and love - Christians... Read more »

Hate crimes against Moselms are up 1173% in 2016

February 17, 2017, 8:08 am

The number of reported hate crimes increased by around 1173.6% per cent last year, due largely to a 607 per cent surge in crimes against Moselms, according to statistics. Concerns have been rais... Read more »

I give in

February 11, 2017, 2:36 am

It was not the greens that sold the power off but it is the green inclined existing government that is running the existing renewable dependent power grid now. Read more »

SA Greenies

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February 9, 2017, 10:52 am

This SA green power supply works well does not it? Read more »

Tv reception

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February 4, 2017, 12:49 pm

For months I have been having problems with tv reception TV not working on most channels for hours, I have been blaming 4g towers, fixed wireless towers etc that have just been put up etc. I hav... Read more »

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LabTool-48 programmer software

Does anyone happen to have version 4.67 of the driver software for the genuine Advantech LabTool-48 programmer ( NOT the 48UX/48UXP, NOT the Dataman or any other Chinese clone)? They (AEC) took it o... Read more »


Casio atc-1000 manual reqd.

Does anyone have a manual for this rather funky watch - can work most of it out but as it can do so much need the manual. There was a copy floating around the net on geocities but searching produces ... Read more »


TEAC remote control

Got a circa 10 years old Teac TV that goes fine but a remote stopped working. Looks like fiddling with the resonator brings it to life for a moment - anyone knows what part/what frequency I should ... Read more »



Another good one last night. They did ship-sinking experiments, and several versions of an exploding trombone. SBS television in Australia is now referring to Mythbusters as their cult phonomenon. Read more »


Equipment Exchange Bulletin from the 1960's

Some of you will remember the amazing Equipment Exchange Bulletin from Tasmania in the 60/70's. In this months Amateur Radio Magazine there's an brief piece about the passing of Ralf Gunther VK7RG w... Read more »


Phil's design in EA Dec1987

Hi Phil, (you know who you are) Just looked a an old Circuit Design Idea in EA - Fast Peak Limiter Was that you? ---- Joe Read more »


Kenwood N.B. circuit.- Please expliain!

Greetings group. Could someone please explain the function of the N.B. circuit button on a Kenwood stereo. I have a customer who believes it resets the stereo after it has been moved, because the ste... Read more »


Phone socket wiring

Hello, I have an old extension phone socket to which there is only one wire attached at present. The phone that plugs into it only has two pins with metal on them (the outside ones) plus the large pl... Read more »


Godzilla lives underneath Japan.?

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Godzilla lives underneath Japan.? This quake video is really worth looking at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6K6JcAB9T0 Cheers Don... ============================== -- Don McKenzie Site Map... Read more »


Help required with low battery hysteresis

Hi, I'm working on a small step-up switch-mode power supply based on the MAX1797 that will use two AAs. The circuit was quite simple, until I got to the low battery hysteresis. I found an example... Read more »