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Can we get a jewtubers thread going? Poast your favorite DIYers from satan's video hosting site

>Homestead DIY, Furniture, Self-sustainability
>Master woodworker from England, traditional methods, old old old knowledge
>Retroweld. Industrial style furniture and cool projects
>"Hi, my name ith Mike Montgomery, and today I'm gonna thow you how to make a mid-thentury modern _____, on Modern Buildth"
>DIY Pete, makes all kinds of stuff. Lots of concrete-formed furniture with neat twists
>The nigga just makes rings in a machine shop all fuckin day bruh
>American style woodworking - no hand tools allowed

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He doesn't teach shit, maybe some small tricks but that's all. He hardly knows what he's talking about, he leaves things unfinished, says he will do something and then he doesn't, for example, he didn't show how the stainless scored by a piece of steel and carbon rusted. He's pretty fun and I like to watch him, but I wouldn't tell his videos have any educational value

He teaches by means of destruction, which is the way some of us learnt the most.
My dad have me old electrical shit when I was old enough to use a screwdriver.
I tore shit apart and got to learn what it looks like and how it worked.

Some of us didn't have that learning curve.
My wife for instance is interested in stuff like that but she asked about how a dual water heater and cooler worked.
Now I explained her and she understood it pretty good.
If I would be giving her a video from an anal autistic sperg she would've never gotten it.

So what if you don't have anyone to teach you.. well you got uncle ave.
He years it apart and non technical people can learn some basics.

For people like you and me it's just fun but it can be educational in a fun way for people who don't know shit about technical stuff.
here's my boy uncle doug
he does a lot of work on guitar amps. He has videos of him building an amp from scratch
But very often he learns as he tears something, if he doesn't understand something he tries to explain it the best he can, but he sometimes fails, but people believe that and think he's 100% right, even if he's not
If you’re in the industry as mechanic, fabricator, some form of worker or as the designer then sure, if you’re the happy homeowner roastie then nope.

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A 6 axis robot arm hass alwaya been a project I wanted to make. Anyone done it? Nema17s enough? Gearboxes neccacery? What stepper shield to use? Discuss
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This roughly what I mean

Why do people think nema is a motor size? Or need "shields"

It's like dungeons and dragons in here.
It's Nm you fucking nigger
you are going to need multiple size motors aswell as gearboxes for the reasons mentioned. i got some sick ass harmonic geared steppers off ebay for dirt cheap. motor brakes would also be nice but not nessesary. what ived noticed in real robots is they have low reduction fancy gear boxes, driven by spurgears. the fanuc redcap motors i have dont specifically have a high resolution encoder but they have a high(ish) ratio spur gears driving tge 33:1(ish) cyclodial gear box. the computer/programing might be the actual hard part, but that walter.readdocs.io link seems to explain joint/linear moves so read up on that. theres another good 6axis robot project on hackaday.io you should check out also
you give me far to much credit.

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Just got my hands on one of these for the ATX mod. Anyone else here done it?
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Also, the biggest problem with these cases are cable management. It has none; its just a big open box, you can't get rid of the optical drive bay, and its poorly insulated for sound.
Cable management is a meme.
Not on a G5, I did a few Blue and White and a single Quicksilver G4 though.
>macfags gonna hate
They were better as Core 2's, I swear.

get a tap and die set if you don't already so you can make the threaded holes for the mother board standoffs.
Dremel to get an ATX standard backplate.

And hell, since you've got the room - why not Custom loop watercooling ;)

Nah G5's were still propriety form factor, at least the PSUs since B&W G3 have been standard ATX though.

Who cares? I don't think OP is making it to please you lot...
Mostly it is, but if you have cables everywhere fucking with airflow, you're not helping anything. Also, well placed cables can help with dusting off parts regularly.

TIL. I'd probably skip hand modifying a case like this and just go for a Lian Li lookalike, but fuck their $400 price tags.
The word you are looking for is gimmick.

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Pic related.
Mostly salvage materials.
Anyone done anything similiar? Ideas? Suggestions?
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>water lines
that's what a shovel is for
done whole septic tank with a shovel. did like 4 hours a day for a week and most of it was done
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Fat thumbs sent before edit. Buddy got cooked by 440 electric line for about a minute and a half.

Tough mfer...
28 hours of manual labor < 4 hours of pulling levers and drinking beer...
something this size aint gonna be that much faster

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I need to make a table before Christmas, table design is easy but how do I do a tabletop like pic related with only 2 sash clamps? Will an old door look the same?
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I don't know why you need clamps
build a frame first
put the legs on with angle iron
put the top together last
>angle iron
Typical metal pussy, cant even manage a simple mortise and tennon.
Also stop being a dim cunt, you ask why I need clamps and tell me to do the top last, still doesnt change the fact that I need clamps for the top ya fetus wank.
just hold it really tight by hand when you put it together and do one at a time
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Clamps aren't hard to make.

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I live in Japan. There is a very old style of bicycle that you sometimes see in front of boutique clothing shops, cafes, and other retro sorts of things. They were made in the 1950s and have an air of long lost quality about them. I've always wanted one because I like classic vehicles, but they are quite rare, and fairly expensive.

The other day however, I happened upon one! It was in a trash pile outside of a long abandoned house that was just now getting cleaned out. The people cleaning sold it to me for the Japanese equivalent of about 10 bucks. I'm going to restore it and ride it to work every day. Thought you all might be interested.
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Op here....guess what....?
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That was making me really depressed. It was a lock ring on top after all, but I think it is normal threaded rather than reverse threaded. That's probably part of what was screwing me up. Vice grip daisy chain grabbing onto flats made with the grinding wheel, then heating the bracket with the torch finally got it loose. The rest of the bike should come apart pretty easy fingers crossed.

Yeah, pretty much. I was an idiot.

This is plenty viable. Nobody is going to steal your bike if you lock it up. You won't be able to just pitch a tent in the middle of Tokyo or whatever though. In the center of huge cities you often have to pay a pittance to park your bike or it will get towed, since abandoned bikes tend to clog up the sidewalks. There are hostels and airbnbs, and you will need to provide some sort of address for a place you'll be staying when you first get in country. Just one night is fine.

Japan has no laws against sleeping in your car. They have these things called michi no eki which are like highway rest stops, except clean and safe. They all have free 24 hour parking and toilets. Many have showers and food sellers too. I imagine if you arrive on a bike and pitch a tent, people won't mind, since most people use them to sleep in their cars anyway. Shave, bathe, be polite. I think 99% of Japanese people would be extremely uncomfortable with letting you stay the night with them. There are people who would love it, but they are not common enough to be counted on. Most Japanese are very reluctant to say no, and it's hard to know the difference between a yes that means yes, and one that means no unless you live here a while, so try to avoid stepping on toes.
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Premade food is about 20% cheaper than it is in America. Healthy and tasty too. 6-8 bucks at a restaurant, half that for a bento.

Side work is possible to find, but again, don't count on it. Japan isn't Thailand, finding a job isn't a matter of walking into a crowd and asking for work. It's also illegal on a tourist visa, so watch your ass if you do get a gig. This probably gets much more relaxed as you get further from civilization. Expect to be the town celebrity if you get far enough, tourists don't often leave the big cities because they are all filthy casuals. Hicktown Japan is a wonderful place.

Don't do drugs don't think about doing drugs don't talk about doing drugs. Only now are the more adventurous people even questioning what the government has told them about weed. It grows wild in some places, but the legal system will fuck you up if you are caught trying to smoke it, and the kind of people balsy enough to sell are not people you can feel safe being near. Smoking and alcohol are more acceptable then they are in the west however. You can drink in public in front of children. You can smoke in restaurants. You cannot ride your bicycle drunk though, that will end with you in jail for a long time.

Get a gps, learn the bare minimum of the language, be agreeable, and have fun anon. If you're serious, I'll send you my email and we can meet up if you happen to be riding through Ibaraki.
In future on lock rings... if you can see any threading outside lock ring you can usually follow it with your fingernail and determine threading. Also on stuck bolts, if I'm not 100% on threading I'll torque both directions. Sometimes tightening the bolt further helps break it loose.

Good job sticking with this. I see a lot of projects that get to stuck bolt and just stop.
Thats a sweet bell

I used plasti dip on a plastic bird bath that cracked. It seems to have worked but still feels a bit "soft". I did this 5 days ago, can I put it in my oven at say 100F to cure?
should have just used some epoxy

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Hi /diy/ I Didn't really know on which part of the site i should post this. I got this figaro bracelet its 14K gold but its rare to find the price online because it's got 3 parts in gold and every fourth part is out of white gold. Where can i find the model with every fourth part white and the price it weights 5g's . Anyone know?

and its full gold not empty it's full parts
and every part is at sides different size
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But I wouldn't ever buy any form of white gold jewelry, it's an alloy that's expensive to separate. If you ever had to sell white gold jewelry you wouldn't get much for it because the cost of the purification process worked into the price that your buyer is paying. Some people like the way white gold looks, to those folks I'd suggest going with silver instead - especially since it's undervalued at the moment.

Gold is gold when it has a karat to identify it. 1 karat yellow gold is the same value as 1 karat white gold.

Yellow gold has impurities as well. White gold is just mixed with another metal to make an alloy. It is desired in jewelry because of the color and strength the alloy brings. It resist bending, scratches,cand so on. Many times white gold is more expensive due to those characteristics.

Would i want a white gold bar? No. Would i want a white gold ring? Yes, its more resistant.
>1 karat yellow gold is the same value as 1 karat white gold
That's not necessarily true. If you sell gold jewelry chances are it'll be melted down and purified, in which case your buyer will subtract a premium from their payment to cover the smelting cost. Copper and silver are easily separated from gold - we've been doing that for centuries - whereas white gold alloys are much newer by comparison and are potentially more difficult and expensive to purify.

But hey, to each his own. I personally wouldn't buy any white gold products but then again I buy PMs and jewelry as hedges whereas you sound like you buy jewelry to wear it (not condescending, just an observation).

Still, if I were to buy jewelry to wear it and I wanted something with wear-resistance I'd get a gold/copper alloy because a) I personally don't like the way white gold looks and b) I consider the future when I buy these types of things, and in the future I may need to sell the jewelry off to make end's meet.
Jeweler/goldsmith here. When I sent gold jewelry to the mint for melting I get paid the amount of fine gold that was in the jewel. It does not matter what colour the gold is, 14k is .585 actual gold. Today I bought an 14k gold ring from a customer for 17 euro/gram, so for your bracelet I would pay about 90 euro

I don't wear jewelry, but I have bought a wedding engagement set. White gold because of color and durability. If divorce, won't be worth shit either way.

I made my investing on bitcoin and recently litecoin.

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Recently changed out the screen on my 2 month old Acer E15, things worked ok for a while but now the laptop is convinced that it's going to sleep when moved. I figured it was the LCD cable so I checked and made sure it was in right but now I'm wondering if the LCD cable even governs that function. If I tilt tap and hit the thing just right the screen will pop on but a little nudge and it goes back to sleep mode with the keyboard unable to be used. Would appreciate any help
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Wow I JUST replaced the screen of my wife's E15 yesterday. Crazy.

The hall effect switch is bad, I'd just remove it. It's in the same place where you pulled the bezel off, upper left near camera.
Supposedly there is an IPS replacement for our models. Google it, much better color and viewing angle, less risk of dead pixels. I ordered mine off Amazon and I feared dead pixels as well, but no such issues.
Find magnet in the lid and remove it. You do not need sleep mode.
Or replace hall
Thanks man!
Yeah that's actually what I ordered off of Amazon, it fits great and is much better to look at but mine did have dead pixels. I think they might be from me fighting too hard to get the clips back on it though
Will do, I can just shut it down when not in use unless there's some way to turn the screen off without sleep
Any tips for getting it to snap back along the bottom? I've heard clicks but can't get it flush, it looks warped and tacky the way it is

### AlterNet ###

IRC (SSL): irc.jollo.org:9999 #gternet
wiki: http://mesh.gentoo.today

There’s a link to a map in the wiki where you can pin down your location + your information if you’re genuinely interested.

Pastebin: https://paste(.)ee/p/0AQU4

What is AlterNet?
AlterNet would be our own decentralized p2p network running on our own infrastructure, powered by something like ipfs.
Similar things have already been done: http://www.businessinsider.com/cuban-youth-built-a-secret-internet-network-2015-1

This project is less than 4 days old, so we need all the expertise and help we can get.
Every contribution is valuable!

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Well I don't see any facts in his counterarguement do you? I suppose he's not wrong but he ain't right either.

If it wasn't for the license requirement this idea would of took off a long time ago. People tried it with hopper modems which allowed for multiplexed connections. Cheap, long range 1w modems that at the time supported 115kbaud.

Needs a license. Costs more than the modem. Normal. People stopped.

The only real version of this retarded fantasy I've ever seen work without CRTC in play was when people created a ham radio based repeating system over the net. It allowed broadcasters to have a smaller license, and get picked up by a nearby radio. The signal was packetized and repeated somewhere else over the internet, into another radio and rebroadcasted. It gave a chance to guys with a few watts to skip a signal into Russia. I'm not sure whatever happened to it but I Remeber watching it work on old windows 95 machines.
>fak u, fak u, fak of, u r retard
>it's useless because i said so
>the fbi will van u because i said so
Well I don't see any facts in your arguement, do you?
I did. Rss210 and 310 for Canada. U want the US version too? FCC part 15.

>a fucking leaf
into the trash it goes
Lol u got nothing but hurt lib tard pride Americuck.

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I have hundreds of these things littering my floor, besides taking them outside and putting them in the bin, what can I do with them?
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DIY leather tanning
I'm saving a few for decoration around my bar area, I think it might be a neat idea.
Fuck. Did they artificially make her tits sadder for this show or is that how they are?
Take them down to the recycling plant, get your 5 cents a bottle or whatever it is deposit, and walk out with hopefully 20 or 30 dollars more in your wallet than what you currently have now.
If you don't live in an authoritarian commie state where they'll pay you pocket change, then to the trash.

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Hey everybody, just wondering what light goes in this fucking hole. It's a vent and it looks like it has a plug for a light but I have no clue. Thanks everybody!
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stupid much?

this is what you need, look for one for your fan type

but it seems like they don't sell these things separate usually so you would have to buy a whole new fan with the light
or buy a normal ceiling light, that type of plug and put them together
This is how the Broan light+grill is installed.
It looks like you can use it on any fan.
The fan in the vid looks exactly like yours, so get that.
the model number is in the fucking picture. how helpless are you?

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Greetings /diy/, mind helping me with a christmas conundrum?

I'm making my mom a faux neon sign out of EL wires. The sign itself is 3 words. First one stays lit, but the other two will pulse. It would be greatly preferred if the last 2 words pulses at the same rate but different times. Or rather, when one goes off, the other goes on, and so on and so forth. Lastly, I want to be able to plug this into a wall. So far from what I understand, I need to get

>EL Wires

>9V Driver

>9v Power Supply

I'm kind of retarded when it comes to finangling with electricity, so the best I can think to do is wire them up so each has it's own 12v outlet, and I have to manually adjust the timing of the last two words to get the desired effect, but surely there's a better way to go about this. Help?
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I've played with sewing EL wire into clothes. Good times.

You need some sort of flip flop controller for word 2 and 3. You'll want to play with timing so that it goes at correct rate... flip flops flip one circuit on while other flops off.
Okay, so what is this sign gonna say? Is it laced with profanity? Sexual innuendos? Copyrighted material that will get 4chan shut down via DMCA?

Any more pics of these? how were they made
Once done a useless box in Arduino, but I'm curious about those transistors and this tour of lights as well.
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Made by 3D printing and WS2812B LED strips. The Arduino controls the color pattern.

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I want to put LED tape lights on the inside lips of all of my kitchen cabinets and drawers.

The method I thought of was to replace the cloth bumpers on the doors with magnets and use some kind of dead man switch to keep the lights off with continuous pressure. How would I go about procuring a pressure/tape switch that stays off when compressed, and wiring it to one of these fuckers https://www.amazon.com/Flexible-Non-waterproof-Christmas-Holiday-Decoration/dp/B00HSF64JG/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1513322941&sr=8-3&keywords=led+tape+light
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forgot to mention it's my christmas gift for my mom
based ty
these would work for the cupboards unsure on drawers, would be much simpler than strip lighting sensors

Shoulda figured this out sooner before instrumenting. I wanted to supe up a craigslist bicycle to present my girlfriend with on Christmas but found out it may or may not work out, so I bought her a north face sweater too. Get a backup plan.
use a magnetic switch

Depth on ED right now, I hope you're ready
Ffs delete this, >>>biz

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