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by pre65
Sun Aug 01, 2021 1:43 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Sars-Cov-2 stuff
Replies: 316
Views: 37658

Re: Sars-Cov-2 stuff

A bit more on the Ivermectin controversy, this time in Australia. "YouTube has barred Sky News Australia from uploading new content for a week, saying it had breached rules on spreading Covid-19 misinformation." "A spokesperson told the Guardian it "did not allow content that den...
by pre65
Sun Aug 01, 2021 12:31 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Zero emission road vehicles.
Replies: 393
Views: 45716

Re: Zero emission road vehicles.

Tesla boss Elon Musk has revealed that the brand's popular Supercharger network of rapid chargers will open up to electric vehicles (EVs) made by other manufacturers. Musk has now offered more detail on how this will work. https://www.carbuyer.co.uk/tesla/303388/tesla-supercharger-network-will-open-...
by pre65
Fri Jul 30, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: Poundland 45
Replies: 58
Views: 1685

Re: Poundland 45

Steve, is it the base panel that's causing the problem, or the fact that it's grounded ?
by pre65
Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:37 am
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: 300B Headphone Amp
Replies: 109
Views: 26523

Re: 300B Headphone Amp

The resistors I normally use are 1R Welwyn 7W, the green ones.

One in each leg of the transformer output.
by pre65
Sun Jul 25, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: Speakers
Topic: reasons to be cheerful...ongoing
Replies: 6
Views: 280

Re: reasons to be cheerful...ongoing

When I had my ESL57s they did not seem to like the TPA3116 chip amp I have. :?

OR, should I say the TPA3116 amp did not like ESL57s ?
by pre65
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13184
Views: 2215478

Re: Nothing In Particular

andrew Ivimey wrote: Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:26 pm I can't find Market Boswell - which country is it in?
My bad, try Market Bosworth. :oops:
by pre65
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13184
Views: 2215478

Re: Nothing In Particular

Yes, I've had a couple of occasions when the Volvo (not me DtB) has gone into limp mode - both occasions were quickly resolved with an application of this stuff; When I had my S60 D5 the only time it needed fault codes checking was one winter. I found an AA man lurking in Sainsburys car park and it...
by pre65
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13184
Views: 2215478

Re: Nothing In Particular

I've booked a weeks holiday in August, we are staying in the old Telephone exchange in Market Boswell. It's next door to the new telephone exchange so the Broadband should be good. I've just ordered an OS map of the area but, if anyone is familiar with that part of the world tips on attractions wort...
by pre65
Sat Jul 17, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13184
Views: 2215478

Re: Nothing In Particular

Hot day in Northern Ireland.

Ballywatticock near Newtownards records 31.2 degrees, breaking a record set 45 years ago.

And yes, DTB, that is a real place. :lol:
by pre65
Sat Jul 17, 2021 8:13 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 4832
Views: 997789

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Dave the bass wrote: Sat Jul 17, 2021 8:05 pm Sir! Is Favourite Chopin the lesser known brother of Frédéric Chopin?
I think it's a nom de guerre he used to avoid paying tax on the royalties.
by pre65
Sat Jul 17, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 4832
Views: 997789

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Good on yer. I remember my brother in law joking a few years ago about how he'd heard Willie Nelson's cover of Elvis's 'You were always on my mind'. I said 'You do know who wrote that song, don't you ?' "Always on My Mind" is a ballad song written by Wayne Carson, Johnny Christopher and M...
by pre65
Sat Jul 17, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 4832
Views: 997789

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Willie Nelson / On The Road Again.

by pre65
Fri Jul 16, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Sars-Cov-2 stuff
Replies: 316
Views: 37658

Re: Sars-Cov-2 stuff

It looks like the Covid rate is rising again, so I'll be circumspect about the new found freedoms Boris has given us from Monday onwards.
by pre65
Fri Jul 16, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Zero emission road vehicles.
Replies: 393
Views: 45716

Re: Zero emission road vehicles.

Formula 1 boss Ross Brawn says hydrogen could be future fuel.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/57842205
by pre65
Thu Jul 15, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Our friend Nick Baker
Replies: 24
Views: 695

Re: Our friend Nick Baker

Greg, do you know if there is an online book of condolence ?