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If a new user has a bad time, it's a bug. #hugops practitioner. Computering. He/him. Macro photo hobbyist 💚💙💛 (Code: Logstash, grok, fpm, xdotool, etc)

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I did it, I made my tree into a Sesame Street Martian lol 😂 https://t.co/fFnQ5ny3OH
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9/30
2020
@ripienaar @robinbowes @randomfrequency Haha nice! I like the lighting setup you have @randomfrequency @ripienaar Yeah. Each time I look at nice upgrades, it feels like a rabbit hole. Netflix/etc don’t… https://t.co/HKJJJqyvxIAnd just like that the smoke gas returned. Blue sky is replaced by pale white. Things still cast shadows, though. N… https://t.co/BOrw25HtLB @randomfrequency @ripienaar Hehe. I upgrade when the TV fails which puts me at upgrading once every 10-20 years probably. @randomfrequency @ripienaar The tech is cool, but black levels are pretty far down on my list of display complaints ;) @ripienaar Oh that’s clever @ripienaar I had a 100” screen at my last house that rolled up and I liked, though I’ve never seen a “great” screen… https://t.co/dw9IEFGrng @ripienaar Ahh maybe 4K projectors have gotten cheaper recently. I’ll look again (it’s been a few years). When I lo… https://t.co/qAtwrRMCJf @ripienaar Kinda wish projectors would catch up. I’d rather not have a screen the size of my wall that, when off, just occupies space 👍🏻 @sfbaybees Very cool bee! I never saw one in my year of backyard insect hunting in San Jose. They look similar in a… https://t.co/aFpGxzIQTJ @becomingwisest Coronation ceremony! @shystph 40 trees with lots of variety! It’s incredible. @purp Indeed! I saw this link (or something similar) from another Twitter account and for the past two weeks have been skipping primer ;) @purp All these leaks are from the prior owner — which is to say, I don’t know why they failed— age? Cement failure… https://t.co/V9U7mIeLcs @josephholsten Oh also if you like “vintage Edison” style filament bulbs, modern LED filament are quite good! I rep… https://t.co/ZJd1dEKZjQWhile escorting a lady turkey outside the confines of the orchard, I found another leaking pvc joint. 🤦‍♂️ https://t.co/qqOxTB4YdeHours later I found (the same?) lady turkey in the orchard. I’m not sure if it knew how to escape, so I opened the… https://t.co/140qmP0DrJ @CrawliesWithCri Aaah this angle w/ the wall corner makes it look so cool. Great photo! @eevee Same energy as this photo https://t.co/Djav2wQzrp
9/29
2020
@the_mckern I guess this is just how my face looks now. It’s a clear example of lamarkian evolution. You can’t deny… https://t.co/4bzjZsbRC5Apple’s faceid now works when I’m wearing a mask. Unexpected...Just found a pair of wild turkeys. One was a male doing its courtship dance and suddenly it dawns on me that the ic… https://t.co/tFiML6y5bk @quidryan I tried these last year. Did not enjoy. @frozenfoxx I haven’t got it working yet, so I gave up and ordered a toslink cable. CEC works just not ARC, but the… https://t.co/ktvNYy2hvxI have wasted 1.5hr trying to get HDMI ARC to work, and I am pleased to confirm that all computers are garbage, and… https://t.co/aQRaUqzRFp
9/28
2020
@ChrisGSeaton Fires are more contained and the winds are favorable in places for smoke leaving. @onikaze @mcclure111 Yesss I really enjoyed Dark City. This list gives me some new movies I need to watch. @samadamsthedog Unsure! Most lights I encounter are single circuit, and even if it’s like a fan+light it’ll have a… https://t.co/jeoxyWrfSP @josephholsten Re: minimum dim brightness, many dimmers have an adjustment slider under the cover panel or on the b… https://t.co/n2mLRRiFzG @josephholsten Lemme know if you find any fun lighting options ;) @josephholsten And one (last?) more thing — lots of great wrap around lights similar to the big rectangular floresc… https://t.co/NJPXiIJrYT @josephholsten Oh also these are color switchable (a slider switch on the j box let’s you choose 2700k up to 5000k @josephholsten Ooh Halo has some great new-ish recessed lights that don’t require ceiling cans! Just cut a hole, at… https://t.co/aYvJZ3qpU3 @josephholsten These are the LED T8 bulbs (requires ballast bypass!) that i got: https://t.co/mTrIbSwGqj There are… https://t.co/gV8D6srME6 @josephholsten Nice! I am also Team LED and have OPINIONS on light quality and color temps. As for this conversion,… https://t.co/KJJugRlgpPTwo bulbs done. I only bought pairs of these LED bulbs because I wanted to compare the 6500k color (“deluxe dayligh… https://t.co/euukIWxeVoI have no plans to ever use florescent again, , and these new LED are direct wire lights, so I’m going to remove th… https://t.co/WWh0ondYhV @shmick Yeah that’s my guess. No idea what it runs to. I tested a few devices (garage door, etc) and things worked… https://t.co/cvDfBiGxXJHmm.. took the bulbs down and opened the box where the ballasts and wiring live. There’s 4 separate romex lines her… https://t.co/g5IYa33Xlp @_lennart @BentleyAudrey As someone who does nasal rinses let me just say I am not the “boil for five minutes wait… https://t.co/Gx8xnyP5gY @ctigeek Haha. I feel like with this setup, they were trying to talk to Voyager 1 or something. https://t.co/bq9ufmAC0O
9/27
2020
@ctigeek Yep! My saw came originally wired for 240 but came with a conversion kit to 120. I have a 240/20a outlet i… https://t.co/w2ZlfU66vb @ctigeek The main objective is getting new 20 amp 120v circuits (all 15a outlets). The garage doesn’t have any, and… https://t.co/oAVqla373kNext garage task is replacing these florescent tubes with LEDs. These run on mains power (normal 120v AC) so I need… https://t.co/l31HYUapO9 @ctigeek Just outlets. My tablesaw can run on 240v or 120 (currently wired for 120) and I need at least one 20a 120… https://t.co/osiTVtvmOJ @tabletcorry Oof I would definitely prefer a right-angle plug instead of straight outta the wall like that. Shout out to the command hook 😂 @tabletcorry Yeah I found a bunch of cool RV transfer switches but most were >$300 and weren’t exactly what I wanted. @tabletcorry Better, they have 14-50 cords! 6 ft. 50 Amp 4-Prong Range Power Cord https://t.co/CrMcZnHzU5Installed a new subpanel that feeds from the prior owner’s Tesla charger. Never done this kinda work and it seems a… https://t.co/YzDARfL8Bx @SrslyJosh Nice coloring! That’s a good friendly house defender right there @aytch I've heard also bad-sounding numbers of die-offs especially of canary species like frogs. I need to research… https://t.co/oIe7JLcquC @ohlol These birds are *massive* which makes photographing them with a 90mm lens quite practical. As a bonus, they… https://t.co/7fNo7wOEIkI have a few hundred more photos to process/prune, but just one more set before bed. Check out this *incredible* co… https://t.co/sSPfKlsT4l @pmbuko <3Adorable little frogs (sierran treefrog?) like all the damp areas near leaking irrigation. My kids *love* to greet… https://t.co/zJeGPKQeg5A committee of turkey vultures visited the other day. I don't have a long telephoto lens, but they don't care about… https://t.co/OIwXZdUmUjENHANCE... that 3rd photo to show part of the pupating process where the caterpillar sheds its old skin slowly out… https://t.co/gwHWFFyBFKLots of the older gulf fritillary caterpillars are seen here using sorcery to petrify themselves as part of a ritua… https://t.co/f0bxRKIbXV @sigje Some variant of the Tetris Effect? Now I want maple bars. @the_mckern I skated for a few minutes today while the kids did scootering. I've totally lost the feel for it, but… https://t.co/Y2E6PE9c6s @the_mckern I find skate video: I watch skate video. It's just the rule. @sigje https://t.co/J77OXyZZemLittle soap and water to clean up the smoke from the nightlight. Replaced the outlet with a new GFCI. These ship “f… https://t.co/zMtnx0BLD8 @shystph I mean.... technically the fault was interrupted... by fire. And the fire had the decency to put itself out. @dinomite Weirdly I’m not sure AFCI’s are recommended for bathrooms (though I haven’t looked at NEC 2020) @dinomite The last add on the prior owners did is on AFCI breakers (or some weird color breaker) and has an AFCI ou… https://t.co/lzU4q3YC30 @KentBrodie Yes indeed that is the code, but I’m pretty sure this bathroom was added before that was part of code.… https://t.co/CgoSUXLNgS
9/26
2020
@thursdayschild Yeeeup. It’ll be up to code once I do! https://t.co/nqQfzoiu6LBypassed this failed 3/4” pvc to garden hose adapter to fix water going to like 15 trees... and you might have gues… https://t.co/2unqFfybhhScientist A: OMG this ant is ADORABLE. Scientist B: It's ... it's not an ant. Scientist A: SO FUZZY 😍 I'm gonna ca… https://t.co/Vcw46x5JK2 @mwenthold That's on my list to sorta test but it's difficult to cap them to even test that theory. This system was… https://t.co/dTyQ671a3f @midendian Right?!? I have a box of 5 spares ready for moments like this.Shout out to electrical fires? My 8yo reported a bad smell in the garage. Burning electrics. Tracked it to this now… https://t.co/m49C9MMpFv @officespaceship I had heard of pseudoscorpions before but never seen one. These are incredibly weird! Lovely photos 😍oh no https://t.co/u8stJbIkur @philiph I am proud of you and your new large son @zagnut I have well water with it stored in a tank. I don’t know what pressure the irrigation gets, but the house w… https://t.co/lgnUiLFCog @zagnut Yeah this is what I’m thinking also. Pressure seems ok, it’s only driving like 4 sprinklers per station. I… https://t.co/QZuOwZ1Ugg @zagnut I’m looking to buy a water pressure gauge that I can hook up around the place to diagnose pressure problems… https://t.co/fozw17jbzI @zagnut I appreciate the brain access ;) @zagnut It fires water far enough (20-30ft) it seems like there’s a good amount of pressure. I have no idea what the problem is :/ @zagnut It goes one direction just fine, when it hits the boundary, the clip changes its direction and operation bu… https://t.co/CprtflswV4 @josephholsten Didn’t use pocket holes for this one :( @Myrmecos Wow this shot is exceptional!Replaced this impact sprinkler in a hypothesis that the sprinkler was busted, but the new one has the same symptoms… https://t.co/Au6KX4ZcqN
9/25
2020
@whenlambo_ @BigJimYoung @elchefe Maybe you missed early Twitter where folks shared their status of bowel movements… https://t.co/3wKFtdRjE6 @MikeLewis It’s not as bad as dialup but it does take me back to the days of strategic downloading ... downloading… https://t.co/wrjYc9zOIp @MikeLewis Yeah. So much is built around large downloads. Downloading the latest fedora took 30 minutes. All intern… https://t.co/pamMF8kNb1 @MikeLewis Tech stuff is alright on slow internet. 10-20mbit is pretty slow, but can do Netflix and zoom. We only m… https://t.co/O4sMBCfbaRTest repair of a door strike plate area by drilling out the failed screw hole and packing it with toothpicks covere… https://t.co/8zpBLBQ8QkI cut a board to 22.5”, test fit, and screwed in place. The screws clamp the vertical part of this cabinet to keep… https://t.co/U71aBW1ceK @pmbuko All the irrigation repairs I've done on this thread were of unknown age before they failed (installed by pr… https://t.co/23Y8pbSjFI @pmbuko I've never used blue primer. All my primer is purple (my cement is blue). The entry of the joint shows some… https://t.co/YK1NMjGVmm @pmbuko After inspecting the failure, I suspect that using cement would have also helped. It's unclear if this was actually cemented at all. @agregc Yep! That's exactly why it was put in. I'm assuming that EVs are only going to become more common, so I'd l… https://t.co/IgLzX56wlw @warkolm @palecur Don’t ask. Just order. @mjxg @purpleidea Hmm yeah transfer switches are very similar. We have a generator here and I haven’t found our tra… https://t.co/M62ehNTI2h
9/24
2020
Lots of the closets here have drawer glides that fall out. This one’s vertical boards bow outward: where it should… https://t.co/k8QWWmZkGL @dontrebootme This joint did seem poorly installed. No cement/primer staining. Pressure is probably 60psi (but I haven’t measured)
9/22
2020

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