LeoCAD 19.07.1 on openSUSE | Building to Publish

I have previously talked about LeoCAD on openSUSE and it is a pretty fantastic experience. There is a lot of fun to be had with designing or documenting your designs using this application. I also find it incredibly enjoyable, just because it runs so well in Linux. In my case, of course, openSUSE. I have … Continue reading LeoCAD 19.07.1 on openSUSE | Building to Publish

APC Smart-UPS 1500 Battery Replacement

I am of the opinion, if you plan to have a desktop computer, and by that I mean a machine without a built in battery, you need to have a UPS or Uninterruptible Power Supply. I am of the belief, go as large as you can reasonably afford. Should you have a power interruption, your … Continue reading APC Smart-UPS 1500 Battery Replacement

Rebuilding a Ryobi 18v NiCad Battery

This was one of those unscheduled projects that I really had no intention of doing but when you have a persistent 9 year old that wants to take apart and rebuild a battery for some Ryobi tools, sometimes, you just have to give in. I did purchase a bunch of NiCad 2200 mAhr C-cell batteries … Continue reading Rebuilding a Ryobi 18v NiCad Battery