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by billshurv
Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

For anyone who has a package stolen this should make you smile

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoxhDk-hwuo

His other videos are good, esp the servo assist dartboard.
by billshurv
Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

Isn't that the sort of thing that the local home despot keep? (assuming they still exist)
by billshurv
Fri Jan 17, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

New drier arrived today and they took the old one away to recycle. The new one I am willing to be has all the same parts in as the old but is quieter and gets hotter quicker. Wife is happy. This gains me more lab time over the weekend so money well spend :)
by billshurv
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

Ugh. Unpowered everything checks out but when running only a few volts to the heaters. I hoped it was the relay, but that's fine. Unless I have missed something the timer has a worn/dirty contact that can't take any power. Of course that part is £60... And I am not taking a clockwork apart to try an...
by billshurv
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

well its not the heaters, not the thermal trip, not the thermostat. So next step it to turn it on its back and check the wiring back from the motor.
by billshurv
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

Low heat mode has been dicky for a while. I'll pull it out tonight and do basic checks as we have a laundry backlog!
by billshurv
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

Checking conversion again closer to $190. Electric dryers are cheap here. you can pay a fortune for a phone controlled Internet of crap one, but I want a basic vented model.
by billshurv
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Entropy
Replies: 1125
Views: 410677

Re: Entropy

Tumble drier has bust again. There was a trip of the power yesterday after which it stopped heating... Hmm Probably $50 in bits for thermostat and new heater etc or $150 for a brand new unit. I may give in.
by billshurv
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:03 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Gentle persuasion over time
Replies: 119
Views: 6239

Re: Gentle persuasion over time

That's some good firewood. Reminds me I need to go scrumping to stock the woodpile.
by billshurv
Tue Dec 31, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 43
Views: 49256

Re: Merry Christmas

And a happy new year to all.