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How Big is a Drop

I have a new business venture manufacturing and selling an all natural shaving oil.  It is particularly great for travelers and folks that work in the field.  (think military, fish & game, etc.) dropIn trying to figure out how much of the shaving oil to use when shaving I did some experimentation.  I had a bottle with a dropper tip that I bought on Amazon.  About the only specifications that they provided were the size of the bottle both from a volumetric as well as a height and diameter standpoint.  They did not specify the size of the drops. Also, to determine how long a bottle would last, I needed to  [click to continue…]

Bring Off-Screen Windows Back to Desktop-02

Do you use two monitors at one location and log into your computer remotely with only one monitor? Have you ever connected your laptop to a secondary monitor and then disconnected without remembering to move the windows back to the primary desktop, you’ve probably encounted this problem:

The application is running. You can see it in the taskbar, but you can’t Click for the Shortcut


Focaccia Bread Recipe – Finally!

Thoughts on making focaccia.  Here is the Focaccia bread recipe I’ve been using for focaccia with abysmal results.  Not sure why I’ve been so stubborn, the recipe book clearly says that if it’s two stiff to add more liquid and if it’s too thin to add more solids…   I think it’ s because every other recipe in her book has been perfect or nearly perfect and has needed very little, if any, adjustment.  Here’s the recipe:

Focaccia Bread Recipe

Dough (2 large;  23 – 24 oz before cooking) [click to continue…]


Repair Weber Summit Gold Igniter

Replacement _Kit

Repair Weber Summit Gold Igniter. The igniter on my grill stopped working and when you see the attached picture you’ll understand why.  The whole assembly had corroded away and there was no way to sufficiently contain the gas so that the spark could ignite the gas and therefor the burner.  This repair required probably no more time than buying and installing the full repair kit.  Granted, this is only one new part, but that’s all that was broken… [click to continue…]


LED CFL light comparison

Power On

CFL Lights take more than a minute to go from off to full intensity. Here I show the time. Also you can see an aberration of the LED light that it requires about a sixth of a second to turn on…
Watch the light turn on