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by ed
Mon Aug 08, 2022 10:46 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Actress and singer Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73
Replies: 6
Views: 96

Re: Actress and singer Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73

what fun if you've got both........like me....
by ed
Fri Aug 05, 2022 12:32 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: email bounce
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: email bounce

yesterday Sandrine received an email from that address and did a reply and that was the response to the reply from the remote server. I checked the address in the sent email for discrepencies and couldn't find any so guessed it was correct..... I scratch my head...in the meantime she sends emails to...
by ed
Fri Aug 05, 2022 11:38 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: email bounce
Replies: 2
Views: 65

email bounce

I'm having trouble sending emails to my brother in law.....I get an error message: Reporting-MTA: dns; smtpout.karoo.kcom.com Final-Recipient: rfc822;alexandre.bonnot238@orange.fr Action: failed Status: 5.0.0 (permanent failure) Remote-MTA: dns; [80.12.26.32] Diagnostic-Code: smtp; 5.1.0 - Unknown a...
by ed
Thu Aug 04, 2022 10:14 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: signal generator - 2nd generation
Replies: 19
Views: 4435

Re: signal generator - 2nd generation

It’s been a difficult birth. 4 years with 3 breaks when something has come along to put the project on hold and made it end up in an ice cream tub in the corner of the workroom. Each time I’ve gone back to it I’ve had to start from scratch as I couldn’t remember what I’d done before, and I didn’t un...
by ed
Sun Jul 31, 2022 10:03 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The law relating to sports clubs.
Replies: 13
Views: 390

Re: The law relating to sports clubs.

progressing this may make you more unpopular than you seem to be already.

IME I have seen members who have been agrieved try and make a statement.....they have resigned.
by ed
Thu Jul 28, 2022 10:16 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: vax vacuum T slot
Replies: 9
Views: 318

Re: vax vacuum T slot

wrong with leaning the tube against the wall next to the vacuum Nothing I guess if you happen to have a wall next to the vacuum. Just saying :-) let's take a vote....which fules store their vacuums in the middle of the room....snigger actually I should have pursued the info on which other makes hav...
by ed
Thu Jul 28, 2022 10:10 am
Forum: News
Topic: R.I.P. Bernard Cribbins
Replies: 8
Views: 330

Re: R.I.P. Bernard Cribbins

:cry:
by ed
Thu Jul 28, 2022 9:52 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: vax vacuum T slot
Replies: 9
Views: 318

Re: vax vacuum T slot

This is one of the most specialised threads I've seen. I try to please The T-slot is the mate of a T-connector thingy on the floor nozzle. When the connector is in the slot, the hose/tube stands vertically. thanks rowuk. I now see the reason but not the point. I tried and it fits, as per the drawin...
by ed
Wed Jul 27, 2022 7:00 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: vax vacuum T slot
Replies: 9
Views: 318

vax vacuum T slot

we've just bought our second vax bagless vacuum.
Does anybody know what the T slot on the vacuum body is for?
by ed
Mon Jul 25, 2022 6:06 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 1305
Views: 372859

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

My memory...
the dinner lady at primary school had a puch maxi..she was a big lady and enveloped the saddle, much to us boys amesement...I think her name was Miss Schnitzer...

some things stick in the memory.
by ed
Sat Jul 23, 2022 2:37 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: My Swansong speaker build
Replies: 74
Views: 1808

Re: My Swansong speaker build

good luck, looks awesome... I've probably done my swansong after the discover of birch prices with the last one. Some outlets are looking for upwards of £200 for a sheet of BB grade. I've got 2 sheets left of the Chinese stuff but it's absolutely pants for finish. When I was making clocks a cabinet ...
by ed
Fri Jul 22, 2022 3:05 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: I need the use of a good cassette deck -- anyone?
Replies: 9
Views: 318

Re: I need the use of a good cassette deck -- anyone?

I had exactly the same need about 3 years ago. After attending the funeral of a chum who I was in a band with in the early 70s, his brother asked if I had any tapes of the band. I had to resort to buying a deck off ebay to transcribe to CD. I think I still have the deck, it's nothing special, but yo...
by ed
Fri Jul 22, 2022 9:41 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: what are you doing ?
Replies: 891
Views: 199486

Re: what are you doing ?

renovating a woefully unused piece of kit.
I suppose use it or lose it is apt....
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by ed
Wed Jul 20, 2022 10:37 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 14584
Views: 3184199

Re: Nothing In Particular

just had a weather report from mother in law in France...
earlier today they had hail, big as golf balls...many car windscreens smashed, solar panels on rooves destroyed, some physical injuries