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Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 11-07-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,902
Posted By goontron
Re: done with m$ windho's

Ahhh, yes. Finding a thread from years ago when you were young and (really) stupid dug up makes you realize just how bad you were.... I wonder if i grew more mature, or just more cynical? Maybe ive...
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 09-22-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,228
Posted By goontron
Re: How hard can I drive an IR Blaster?

Interesting. I picked a few cameras from the tip that have IR rings. Do they run in the same bands? Can i make an IR blaster from them for.. Say... A TV be gone?
Forum: Troubleshooting & Designing Networks 09-19-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By goontron
Re: OTA tuner w/ ethernet out?

Odd, its the opposite for me. Everyone i know has multiple radio receivers in house. 5 even have HiFi. And before you scream rural, 3 of those 5 live in the Denver metro
Forum: Troubleshooting & Designing Networks 09-19-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By goontron
Re: OTA tuner w/ ethernet out?

To answer your original question -- anyone with a car or higher end motorcycle. Old bedside alarmclock radio. Old Hifi setup in the garage/house. Under cabinet mounted kitchen radios....

They are...
Forum: Troubleshooting & Designing Networks 09-19-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 347
Posted By goontron
Re: OTA tuner w/ ethernet out?

What band would you like me to tune up and what modulation?
Forum: Troubleshooting Computer Displays 09-10-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 738
Posted By goontron
Re: emachine

If that doesn't work, inverted can of computer-duster air will be able to freeze the board and see if it does anything weird
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 09-07-2019, 11:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 190
Posted By goontron
Re: One 120V grid tie inverter on 240V split phase system?

If you do not sync the inverters output waveform to the incoming mains it will sink a metric shitton of power and result in smoke
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-23-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 589
Posted By goontron
Re: Dryer Motor Possibly Short Circuiting

That looks like arcing damage to me. Personally i would stuff that motor across the mains without hesitation.
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-21-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 296
Posted By goontron
Re: Electric mouse/rat trap power supply

I stand corrected on the output of those high voltage inverters. I managed to find one on ebay that look exactly the same and claim output voltages closer to that of 1-2kv.
...
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-21-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 296
Posted By goontron
Re: Electric mouse/rat trap power supply

I do not, however if you watch mousetrap monday, you will see 3 plates. I suspect one common ground, one "b+" so to speak, and one capacitive sense plate that feeds back to a microcontroller.

So...
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-21-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,528
Posted By goontron
Re: Open Neutral you say? A story of carnage at Gooontrons house.

Indeed i could. Im just waiting for the day when the plug/socket fails and the whole run burns up.
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-21-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,528
Posted By goontron
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-19-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 296
Posted By goontron
Re: Electric mouse/rat trap power supply

Sounds like a chinese ATV ignition coil and ignition coil driver is what you need. Nice hot arcs.
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-17-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,528
Posted By goontron
Re: Open Neutral you say? A story of carnage at Gooontrons house.

Negative.

Service header > Meter(pan) > underground run > service pedestal that consists of a single range/RV socket > Run into the house > Busbars of the breaker panel.

That plug IS the...
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 06-17-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,528
Posted By goontron
Re: Open Neutral you say? A story of carnage at Gooontrons house.

Not sure what you mean by that. Its a direct run between the meter and the socket. No fusing or disconnect.
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 05-31-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 812
Posted By goontron
Re: Need an idea to connect a pump

That sounds about right, my well has a 60/80 pressure switch on it.
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 05-30-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 812
Posted By goontron
Re: Need an idea to connect a pump

Why not? If they are new then material wise they are perfectly foodsafe. They are made of either PVC or Nylon plastic. I can't see the shaft being anything but stainless steel, brass, or nylon in an...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 05-19-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4,127
Views: 643,746
Posted By goontron
Re: best cheap/free scores 1.1

But swapping EEPROMS is easy. Especially on high capacity WD. My 4tb drive uses an 8pin EEPROM.
Forum: Troubleshooting Game Consoles & Other Weird Devices 04-28-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By goontron
Re: sd sandisk 2gb delete does not work Tools?

Ive had better luck zeroing with Linux. Otherwise, using SPI mode and zeroing it that way has worked as well
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 01-17-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 16,748
Posted By goontron
Re: The hard drive failure thread

Roughly on par for Windows 7 Embedded.
Forum: General Electronics Technical Discussion 01-05-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,919
Posted By goontron
Re: Feit electric LED lamp autopsy.

I beg to differ. Switch LED bulbs are the best. The only real downfall is the uneven light distribution pattern. Otherwise they are very well built, the electronics are housed in a cast aluminium...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 01-01-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,049
Posted By goontron
Re: The 2019 Operating System Thread

OpenSuse, OpenBSD, Sailfish, and 9Front.

Not much of a *Nix brag, LOL.
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 12-30-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 906
Posted By goontron
Re: "Solid State" media failures

I haven't been able to work out the mapping mechanism yet, no. Mainly because the controller encrypt the data. But, there is certain commands that can be sent to some controllers (Marvell and others)...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 12-30-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 906
Posted By goontron
Re: "Solid State" media failures

Anyway you could ship that dead SSD out here? After my research on the Sandforce controller that crapped out on my Chronos SSD, ive learned a bit about SSDs and their failure modes, and this one is...
Forum: General Computer & Tech Discussion 12-22-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 250,014
Posted By goontron
Re: Post your system.......

CPU: Intel Xeon E-2176M (x12)
GPU: nVidia Quadro P2000
Storage: Samsung NVMe SSD (x2), Samsung Evo Pro 840 Sata SSD
Network: Model: Intel Wireless-AC 9560, I219-LM Ethernet controller
Memory:...
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