I got the Elegoo Super Starter Kit for Uno. Along with all the electronic goodies it had some tutorials for the Arduino. Lesson 11, about the DHT11 temperature and humidity sensor, included a pinout diagram and data sheet for the sensor. So far, so good. When I went to assemble the breadboard I found that… Read More »
I found this little chart of the pinouts of the Arduino Uno R3 while I was looking for something else. Because it shows the multiple uses for each pinout, it should be more useful than most of the pinout charts I see.
It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of instruction have not yet entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry; for this delicate little plant, aside from stimulation, stands mainly in need of freedom; without this it goes to wreck and ruin without fail. It is a very grave mistake… Read More »
And a woman is only a woman, but a good Cigar is a Smoke. — Rudyard Kipling, “The Betrothed” in Rudyard Kipling’s Verse, Inclusive Edition, 1885–1918 The Betrothed “You must choose between me and your cigar.” Breach of Promise Case, circa, 1885 OPEN the old cigar-box, get me a Cuba stout, For things are running crossways,… Read More »
Stumpy Nubs. “Rout perfect dados with this fully adjustable jig you can make yourself!” YouTube. March 28, 2017.
Whether you believe you can do a thing or not, you are right. — Henry Ford, quoted in Reader’s Digest, September 1947
We were having fish for dinner. We wanted some tartar sauce, but we didn’t have any. I googled “tartar sauce recipe” and found several recipes. Ina Garten from Barefoot Contessa episode “Good Catch” Recipe: Tartar Sauce Ingredients 1/2 cup good mayonnaise 2 tablespoons small-diced pickles or cornichons 1 tablespoon Champagne or white wine vinegar 1… Read More »
Inches Metric Fractional Decimal mm — 0.0039 0.1000 — 0.0079 0.2000 — 0.0118 0.3000 1/64 0.0156 0.3969 — 0.0157 0.4000 — 0.0197 0.5000 — 0.0236 0.6000 — 0.0276 0.7000 1/32 0.0313 0.7938 — 0.0315 0.8000 — 0.0354 0.9000 — 0.0394 1.0000 — 0.0433 1.1000 3/64 0.0469 1.1906 — 0.0472 1.2000 — 0.0512 1.3000 — 0.0551… Read More »
These are interesting links we’ve found here and there this month. Citation Machine — Automatically generates citations in MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian, and other formats. Ton of Refrigeration — Wikipedia. “A ton of refrigeration (TR), also called a refrigeration ton (RT), is a unit of power used in some countries (especially in North America) to describe… Read More »
Peter piper, without pretension to precocity or profoundness, puts pen to paper to produce these puzzling pages, purposely to please the palates of pretty prattling playfellows, proudly presuming that with proper penetration it will probably, and perhaps positively, prove a peculiarly pleasant and profitable path to proper, plain and precise pronunciation.
He prays parents to purchase this playful performance, partly to pay him for his patience and pains; partly to provide for the printers and publishers; but principally to prevent the pernicious prevalence of perverse pronunciation.