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  # 2161405 15-Jan-2019 10:54
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frankv:

 

+ Have a drawer full of stuff that was really cool when bought, but never used, but still cool. Bonus points for obsolete things in the drawer.

 

 

^^ Excellent! Triple bonus points if you finally get around to throwing away obsolete things in the drawer, but within 6 weeks regret doing so/buy them back as you've just discovered the perfect use for that obsolete bit of tech.


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I've always considered the multitool in my pocket as my talisman of geekness, though I suppose it doesn't fit on a bucket list. 


 
 
 
 


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I've always considered an unbent paper clip to be the geekiest tool.





Life is too short to remove USB safely.


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- Control two 3D printers including webcams with a single RPi3+ (done)

 

- Build a CNC router with 3D printed parts (done)

 

- Print/Cut/Build cases/housings for IoT devives with their relevant sensors/actors (in progress)

 

- Install and program IoT network for an automated greenhouse control (in progress)

 

- Build and program a robot (start now)

 

- Build a laser cutter and engraver (to do)

 

- Develop and build a third 3D printer with larger printing space and exceptional materials (to do)

 

- Buy a small and handy electrical scooter which have been agreed to participate on pubilc traffic by law (to do)





- ISP1: T-OneBox FTTH modem, 1/.5G, full DS, VLAN7, VoIP + ipTV streaming flat

 

- ISP2: 4G/LTE USB modem + TL-MR3020, 100/40M data plan (wireless fallback)

 

- NET: ZBOX nano router, 2 C2960X-48TS-L, 2 GWN7630, GWN7610, EL1600usb

 

- SVR: E3C236 32G/20TB, H2 16G/2TB, 4 HC2 14/4/1/1TB, HC1 1TB, 42 Jetsons

 

- IoT+3D: LoRaWAN, 5G, CCU3 (openHAB/MQTT), 2 Ender-3, UM2E+, UM3, CNC

 

- USR: NUC8i7HVK, EliteBook 840, Aspire E5, N2, X300, tablet, mobiles, 2 4K TVs

 

- ipPBX: GRP2613, GO-Box 100, SPA112 (Fax and W-48, a 1948 Siemens phone)


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