Reuseful

Remember You’re A Womble I do love making use of the things others discard. I’m a latter day Womble (I can hear voices from the back saying ‘we know’). Other Peoples’ Old New Stuff I don’t have the need to print very often but obviously there are times when it is needed. I’ve been running…

Calling Time On VHS

Recycling or more accurately reusing old tech is something that always intrigues me. I still have way to many VHS (& Betamax) tapes that have as yet not been digitized. This VHS tape turned clock is one suggestion if you’re reasonably handy with making such things. Typically my own imagination is beyond my practical DIY abilities which…

We Are Glass

And lo a matter of days after the delivery of a glass recycle box the first collection occurred early today. A lone advance bin man (or garbologist as some may now classify him) moved alone and on foot with a large black bin (or ‘otto’ as they call them in Australia) and proceeded to noisily…

Any Colour As Long As It’s Beige

Gimme gimme gimme It’s been a computer refurb day as some kit goes out the door and into the community. I try to target this stuff but am inevitably deluged with chancers and people on the grab rather than people in need of a free or low cost computer. One guy emailed me with an…