Was indoor climbing two days ago.

Was fun. Should do that more often.

(Also hands still hurt...)

Phone repaired!

Also did a small mod, because I had the phone opened up anyways ;)

My fountain pen collection is growing...
I think I might have a problem 😶

Helped organize a Rubik's Cube competition this weekend.

We also created some mosaics, while we weren't competing:

1224 and 1271 cubes respectively.

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Thanks unitymedia... Why is it called a username then 🙄

Hot air stations aren't just great for (de)soldering, but also for making toasted marshmallows.

More images of broken household electronics. This time: The controller of by dishwasher...

It's a one-sided single layer PCB with lots of small bridges, 0 Ohm resistors used as bridges and a few big bridges.

Can anyone who's better at electronics than me tell me how this thing powers it's microcontroller? There doesn't seem to be a transformer.
Can you really get 230V AC to 3.3V DC with just resistors and diodes or am I missing something here?

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