Supposedly, the ancient Chinese considered living in interesting times a curse, as “interesting” was usually linked to uncertainty, insecurity and anxiety.
May you live in interesting times.Ancient chinese curse
On the other hand, my “interesting times” are, well, interesting as in exciting and fascinating. This is the place where I write about them, about life, the universe and everything.
- IKEA hack: a headboard for the MALM bedAn easy, cheap but elegant custom headboard for the IKEA MALM double bed.
- Traditional Greek pie (with feta cheese and/or spinach)After popular demand, here is our recipe for a traditional greek pie (with feta cheese and/or spinach). This specific variation was "perfected" by my wife and it is easy to … Read more
- Project: converting the Anet A8 to a CoreXY type 3D printerIn the summer of 2017 I started the conversion of my Anet A8 3D printer to an AM8, essentialy replacing the flimsy acrylic frame of the printer with a new one made … Read more
- Printbed adhesionOne of the common problems you face with a 3D printer like the Anet A8 is Printbed adhesion. FFF (fused filament fabrication) printers work by laying hot strands of plastic … Read more
- Windows 10 boot loader repairIn the last 10 days, I came up with two similar cases of laptops being suddenly unable to boot. It appeared that the boot loader was corrupted, making them unable … Read more
- 3D printer enclosureChoosing and building an enclosure for my 3D printer.
- New hobby: 3D printingSo… for the past 6 months I've acquired a new hobby: 3D printing! I've been toying with the idea of buying and or building a 3D printer for over a … Read more