Monthly Archive: December 2015

Dec 30

Plastic recycling

plastic011

From time to time I need a big lump of plastic to construct something in my workshop.  Suitable pieces are usually either difficult to find or expensive, so I’ve been looking for alternatives which preferably use material which would otherwise go to landfill. After watching this video about recycling HDPE (#2) plastic, I bought a …

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Dec 11

In the beginning…

VirtualBoxDRDOS7

…we needed a starting post which included an image file, just to prove that it would work. So here’s a screen shot of Microsoft Excel, running under Windows 3.1, on DR DOS 7,  inside VirtualBox, on a Linux machine.