All posts by Darin Gilchrist

Dropped the leaf blower and it landed in an unfortunate manner. Some small pieces are in the lawn (and probably can't be recovered).

How would you reattach the handle and secure it to be used as before the drop?
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4 weeks ago  ·  

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We have used the word "hopeless" to describe things that have been incinerated or run over by a truck. If you have the right combination of time, energy, talent, and resources, you can fix it.Don't dump it, fix it! Fixit Clinic is hosting online repair clinics to help. Sign up to volunteer a a repair coach or get help fixing stuff at home: bit.ly/2AaayZh ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago  ·  

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Interesting to see the restoration of yellow plastic and the DIY AT to PS/2 adapter. ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago  ·  

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Brainstorming to create a wearable audio device (wristband, pendant) that would contain a chip with a 60/120 second recording from a loved one which could be worn in the hospital for patients in serious condition from the corona virus and isolated from family contact.
It is important the device is small and button activated, easily operated by the patient or nurse. Repurposing sound modules from plush toys, that have the recordable feature would work. If anybody has access to such modules please get in touch.
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3 months ago  ·  

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