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George Plhak
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what's an oscilloscope?
I had a couple guys here installing a high tech propane house furnace. Renovations also going on. The house is chaos. I had my Tek 7854 and 7L5 in the living room on the cart. One guy asks what it is? I reply the first oscilloscope with a computer. What's a...
what's an oscilloscope?
what's an oscilloscope?
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dehumidifier
INDEX to the series I have added a small portable dehumidifier and set it up in the basement. After setting up the new freezer in the basement last week, I noticed that there was condensation - ice and water drops - more than a bit - in the area of the door...
dehumidifier
dehumidifier
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freezer 2
INDEX to the series A new small chest freezer was delivered and commissioned here yesterday. Impressively quiet and efficient. My new Danby freezer is possibly half the weight of the old 1994 Woods freezer. One man carried the new Danby from the truck on hi...
freezer 2
freezer 2
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bird strike preventer
About using an old CD to keep birds from hitting my big windows. Thanks for your interest. George Plhak Lions Head, Ontario, Canada
bird strike preventer
bird strike preventer
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radon testing 2
You won't know if you have a radon problem in your home unless you test for it. The test is easy to do and inexpensive. Two radon tests recently done in my basement came back well withing the allowable limits. The Canadian guideline for radon is 200 becquer...
radon testing 2
radon testing 2
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fresnel lens testing
fresnel lens
fresnel lens
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home electric progress 3
INDEX to the series For a couple of years now I have been actively monitoring and attempting to reduce my electricity usage through the actions I've written about on this blog. How am I doing? This chart shows the total kWh usage (from my bill) for the mont...
home electric progress 3
home electric progress 3
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refrigerator 6
INDEX to the series To update the data on my refrigerator energy usage, the NEW refrigerator uses less than half compared with the OLD refrigerator. My measurments are kWh per month, regardless of when used. The KWh are shown in the numbers at the tops of t...
refrigerator 6
refrigerator 6
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In 1969, there was film in that "go pro" on Alan Bean's chest.
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Rain Barrels
This is the third time I have built rain barrels and they get better each time. [click any picture to enlarge] Now in it's second year, this version is once again in service. A recent light rainfall of about 1 cm has filled both barrels. I had emptied...
Rain Barrels
Rain Barrels
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