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Light industrial CNC mill for under R50k (Part 1)

Light industrial CNC mill for under R50k (Part 1)

Desktop class, light industrial CNC mills like the Skyfire and Syil all cost between R100k and R200k. If you add to much non standard options, it easy shoots up top R300k. The objective is to have a worthy competitor for these machines, but at a cost of R50k. This is NOT one of these little…

My first hobby mill

My first hobby mill

Always wanted a CNC mill,  but can’t afford it. Popular routes for the rest of the world is to retrofit a manual desktop mill / drill to CNC. Little Machine Shop, Sieg, Harbor Freight, Precision Matthews, Grizzly, Jet and similar mills are all very popular. All of the above is not available in South Africa….

Music Videos

Music Videos

Some of my liked music videos on YouTube. From local to international artists. It is a auto-playlist so you can start at 1 and auto play right to the end.

Nespresso Maestria Air lock

Nespresso Maestria Air lock

My day to day java fixes is from a Jira Z6 as buying beans is much cheaper that capsules. My wife started a little business form home, but she does not want to run to the kitchen every time to treat her clients with a good cup of coffee. So we recommissioned an old Nespresso…

HDMI ARC or Toslink to connect my soundbar to my TV?

HDMI ARC or Toslink to connect my soundbar to my TV?

When hooking up a sound bar, you generally have to choose a HDMI or optical digital-audio connection. Find out which one is better and why. I’m not addressing a whole bunch of variables and assume you have an HDMI ARC (out) available on your soundbar and a HDMI ARC (in) on your TV as well…

4K Videos

4K Videos

Do want to showcase or test that new 4K TV or monitor? This is my collection of some nice 4K videos on YouTube.

Vendor Videos

Vendor Videos

My YouTube playlist of videos directly from the vendor / manufacturer.

Audio Equipment

Audio Equipment

My YouTube video playlist of audio equipment reviews and videos (only the stuff within reach of a mortal).

Hardware Reviews

Hardware Reviews

My YouTube video playlist of hardware reviews.