#memories #popularelectronics #popularmechanics #diy #publiclibrary
Learned to build my own #amradio.
You needed a #2 pencil , single edge razor, empty toilet paper tube, 32 gauge copper wire, a metal hanger, screw, and a piece of wood to hold it all and headphones to listen A radiator or pipe was your ground. No battery needed.
The late 50's and early 60's were legendary for #DIY. Public libraries are our friends.
Let's not forget boats powered by soap.
I get #nostalgic for the old daysq
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko