About Me

WELCOME TO MY WEBSITE I am involved in running the Torbay Tech jams in Paignton.  I am involved in writing documentation for the ToriOS project.  Using the LaTeX document preparation system. I work in an after school club as a play worker in a local primary school. But I would like to also work and…

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Install MSSQL vs Mysql / Postgres SQL

This was shared on Diaspora installation of an #MSSQL server, comparing it with the installation of #MySQL and #Postgres. Installing #Microsoft #SQL server Install windows server-should be an hour or so. Configure windows server another 30 minutes, or so. Check if system can support MSSQL server. Oops cant continue need .NET framework. Enable .NET framework–because…

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555 Timer Organ

I have a book on 555 timer circuits by Forrst M Mims III which I have had for years.  I decided to build the electronic organ circuit up to see how it performed. Ordered the capacitors from Maplins, due to the value they were Metal Polyester type.  Sufficient to say building this on a breadboard…

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