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2018
This is a necessary evil of any lab, workshop. I have needed one for quite awhile. When I moved from New Jersey to in 1979 I left my floor unit with my bother. Imported yes, but well done, and morse taper removable chuck. So the other day Harbor Freight was having a Black something Sale and with the coupons and what not I pick this one up for about 40 bucks. Major Components Drill motor unit Drill Plate Base Column I did not really expect much. I opened the box, nothing missing ...
Ok for me this is off topic but it is something that I am meddling about with. I picked up a dead Blu-ray player with no drive, but it does have a nice RJ-45 and an internal WiFi transceiver sticking out of the back, and a neet black front panel. Now as it happens the thing also is written in Java. THE PLAN: is to make it see my NFS mounted library, and to play them like locally mounted media. THE ANALYSIS: I have included my configuration, see the table below. Checking around I found out th ...
The RSS has been well sort of like a trial by fire. Well to put it bluntly it was nuts, with too many moving parts.!! Sort of like an old Rube Goldberg Machine. What I needed was a better way. Enter Java. Java has been around for more than a decade by now, it 'is concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, and specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible' - Wikipedia. When It was first introduced I grabbed a book, and I liked what I saw, and over the years writing ...