Tag Archives: humour

Screws

Don’t you hate it when no matter how many screwdriver bit sets you have you will still come across a screw for which you don’t have a bit? And don’t you hate it that the sets come with tri-point but … Continue reading

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Check out this circuit

I am having trouble doing fault finding on this circuit. Thanks to fotophil for alerting me to this rather interesting problem.

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Appliances and energy consumption

Here is one of Alex Hallett’s Arctic Circle cartoons about appliances and energy consumption: It probably is the case that the eco setting does not do a lot when you look at the Big Picture.  Also, how often does it … Continue reading

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If software developers were hardware designers

I seem to spend most of my working life and my personal life clicking on update requests on my computers. Well ok maybe not most of my life but it is definitely over half!  But anyway, imagine if electronic and … Continue reading

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Zero waste – yes or no?

So what is happening here? Does the Mackenzie District Council have a zero waste strategy or not? And is Transit New Zealand supporting it or not? I took this photo earlier this year at the Mount Cook information centre on … Continue reading

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To state the obvious…

I had to laugh when I came across this bit of Korean made gear: Check out the handle.  It has got the word “handle” embossed into it!  I don’t know why they felt that they had to do that.  It … Continue reading

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