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David Ashton
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Multimeters...
David Ashton   11/13/2013 3:50:56 PM
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"When placed in warm water, the multimeter averaged 2kΩ."

You're not supposed to put multimeters in water!!!   (Sorry, couldn't resist..... :-)

I'm sure your new life will have idyllic and not-so-idyllic moments, but it will all be interesting, and you can't ask for more than that.  Best of luck with it!

 

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zeeglen   11/14/2013 9:36:51 AM
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@Ben,

Clear air, chilly weather, spectacular views,

Would it be correct to assume that you have a Newtonian reflector with a big honkin' mirror?  Or intend to obtain one?  I know if I ever won a lottery I'd move to the mountains with the biggest damn mirror obtainable.

 

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JeremySCook   11/14/2013 9:45:08 PM
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Good luck with your RV!  The view that you'll have sounds incredible.


As cool as the "RV lifestyle" sounds, I'm not sure I would like living wihtout a garage!

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ChrisJ555   11/15/2013 3:27:40 PM
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Nice....

Your idea reminds me of this guy whose blog I ran across: http://timmystoyota.blogspot.com/  - except he's in Alaska in an RV!

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Twist Tie from a Garbage Bag
DrFPGA   12/6/2013 12:48:33 PM
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What a classic hardware hack. Just like watching an episode of McGyver!

Excellent blog. More please.



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