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Quarantine day #(I don't know any more).

The song is weirdly appropriate for the time.

youtube.com/watch?v=HBfgQvM7wt

Since I've been using power adapter with my camera, I needed a few more battery clips.

I printed several more copies of a battery clip for DMV-BFL19PP for my Panasonic GH4 using 0.5mm nozzle with 0.5mm layer height.

The design is from here -- thingiverse.com/thing:2575324/

There's a video about it by the person who designed the clip -- youtube.com/watch?v=amd7pFq7G7

It fits really well.

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corona lockdown exit strategy 

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Ok I'm getting somewhere with this prusa face shield. I made it out of abs with 0.4 mm layer height.

I'm keeping this for myself as I touched it and breathed all over it while figuring out if the print quality is ok., All the subsequentbatches are coming to Community Make and all the hospitals they're in contact with.

covid-19 stuff 

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Coronavirus, Elon Musk 

The thing the engine is mounted on, is called nacelle.

There are other planes with engines at the back, like MD-80.

The only other airplane with FOUR engines in the back is Vickers VC10, but it barely had any commercial service.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vickers_

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The article on one of the crashes has the most USSR ever uttered.

- *Pilot puts some load on the engine*
- *Plane crashes*

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LOT_Poli

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Is it me or the way engines mounted on il-62 is totally weird?

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I watched Philosophy Tube episode on Chernobyl and now I can't stop listening to Sovietwave

youtube.com/watch?v=oENI8NnTx0

Tiger King is completely bonkers. When I think it can't get any more bonkers, it becomes exponentially more bonkers.

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I built this word clock for my wife a couple years ago but some of the connections had come loose and unreliable. finally found the time to open it up and fix it.

With the surge of use of video meeting, maybe some things don't have to be a video meeting.

I'm going to read this tomorrow -- The Basecamp Guide to Internal Communication

basecamp.com/guides/how-we-com

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Jitsi Meet: How many video participants in a single conference room can a self hosted server support? Didn't find a good answer so I tried it out myself:
blog.wirelessmoves.com/2020/03

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