Category Archives: House and Home

A new battery for my electric lawn mower or how I built a 13s 26650 battery pack

After many years of service, my old lead acid batteries were not working very well anymore. They were also quite heavy and I had been itching to upgrade them. It was a decent sized pack with a decent amp draw, … Continue reading

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Kitchen upgrades, made in the USA!

So over the years I have acquired a number of frustrating low quality kitchen tools. I love to cook and work in my kitchen so I decided it was time to upgrade my tools. Unfortunately it was a little harder … Continue reading

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Losing a leg of power to our house due to a “temporary” electrical connection

Last Wednesday, we lost a leg of power to the house. I called AEP, and had them come out and see what was going on with our power feed. It turned out, before I bought my house 10 years earlier, … Continue reading

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