Badaptor | DeWalt 20v MAX battery to Ryobi 18v One+

In 2019, I bought into DeWalt 20v MAX cordless tool platform as part of my mission to reduce complexity in and improve efficiency in as many aspects of my life as possible. This is a long term mission of mine with many facets but basic tools was at the foundation of this plan. DeWalt has … Continue reading Badaptor | DeWalt 20v MAX battery to Ryobi 18v One+

Noodlings 14 | LeoCAD, DeWalt and a UPS

Dusting off for the 14th installment. 14th Noodling of nonsense and clamoring LeoCAD from Design to Publication Designing, organizing the timeline and publishing a MOC (My Own Creation) on Rebrickable.com using LeoCAD on openSUSE DeWalt cordless Power tool platform A little trip outside the cubicle for my appreciation for a great cordless tool platform that … Continue reading Noodlings 14 | LeoCAD, DeWalt and a UPS

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

Noodlings 6 | Symphony, Power Tools and Storage

My 6th noodling might be my longest noodling yet. It started out a bit light but then after reading I just got a bit too excited. If you want to skip to the end where I do a little self-deprecation and ignore the meat of it, that is very understandable. The 6th Noodling can be … Continue reading Noodlings 6 | Symphony, Power Tools and Storage