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Duane Benson
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Duane Benson   10/18/2013 4:40:25 PM
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Patrick - re "I know I've been way too long in this field when I find it sometimes easier to explain complex life or work issues using a circuit diagram!"

I don't know that I've ever done that, but I certainly have wanted to enough times. That and wishing I could use some examples in C to explain something.

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paragdighe   10/18/2013 2:37:27 AM
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@ Duane I almost corrected you to '1 0'. But thankfully grayness prevailed ;-)

 

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grg9999   9/19/2013 10:09:44 AM
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Hmm, yes, done most of those.   And calculated in my head the impossibility of a USB coffee-warmer.

 

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Life as a circuit diagram
patrick.mannion   7/1/2013 12:28:51 AM
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I know I've been way too long in this field when I find it sometimes easier to explain complex life or work issues using a circuit diagram! ( am I :( or :) about that, I'm not quite sure.

 

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Frank Eory   6/30/2013 12:25:49 PM
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Your non-engineer wife has heard you mutter "times e to the j omega t" enough times that she actually knows what it means.

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Duane Benson   6/25/2013 12:04:54 AM
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There are 11 types of people in the world. Those that understand Gray code and those that don't.

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another_bill   6/24/2013 6:02:48 PM
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You are definitely an engineer if you laughed at this.

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SimulinkJocky   6/24/2013 5:23:50 PM
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There are only 10 types of people. Those who understand binary and those who don't.

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Cezar A C Menezes   6/24/2013 1:45:38 AM
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you, at least once in your life, tried to calculate the optimum speed for running under rain, in order to keep yourself as dry as possible. user's manuals are often unnecessary. Trial and error method is commonly prefered right after unboxing a new gadget. you store beer only in the lower part of a refrigerator.

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BigTech0   6/21/2013 7:36:00 PM
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Happened today: I was taking a walk with my wife past a pond, and explained the difference between algae and duckweed. She exclaimed, "I can't believe you knew that! You just know everything!"

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