Home-made 3 cylinder 2 stroke motor from AC compressor

On Y-tube looking for safe ways to disarm a LiPo battery … then this on the side-preview area caught my eye… Complete waste of time, but for a small engine monkey like myself it was interesting to watch. Dude turns an old car AC (air conditioning) compressor unit into a 3 cylinder, 2 stroke engine. I knew about inlet and exhaust ports, but never really gave ‘transfer ports’ and

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Review: Aspera Wren 4G Dual Sim 8MP

  Budget phone review: Aspera Wren 4G Dual Sim 8MP Brand: Aspera Model: Wren Released November 2018 Full specs on their site here I got tired of charging and lugging a work and non-work phone around, so I went hunting two months ago. Replacement had to be dual sim with decent camera (for work photos) and good battery life, for under $150 Looked at all the usual sites, eBay, Harvey, JB Hi-Fi, Officeworks, Dicks Smiths etc. Nothing really appealed…

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Southport to Broadbeach Night Panorama Free Wallpaper

When I get bored, I either get on the booze and play bad guitar, or grab a camera and go looking for stuff to photograph. It was going to be a booze and bad guitar night, but while at Dan’s in Southport picking up the plonk, I took a wrong back street and ended up…

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Firefox Screw up – Fixed Addons after much screwing around

The popular Firefox web browser broke at the beginning of this month because a security certificate didn’t update … for what ever the tech reasons. Three days of watching YouTube with bloody Uber ad’s on, and porn pop-ups on movie download sites have been driving be bonkers. It got so bad I started using Chrome for a few hours before cracking the craps with that, and deciding to get to the bottom of the Firefox matter. (others online were saying addons were starting to work for them again) I have…

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TR-069: How to turn off the back-door in Exetel’s free ZTE modem

Two weeks ago we switched our Internet and copper phone-line to the NBN grid. (you have no choice 18 months after your street is hooked up) Our Exetel ISP send out a free ZTE modern on their 12 month contacts. (while oddly selling NetComm modems for $80+) Turns out the ZTE modem they send out has an enter antime they like ‘service’ back-door called TR-069 (see the above video showing how it’s hacked) which uses port 7547. I did a port scan on the new ZTE … holy gecko poop,…

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