(repost) DIY Antenna for ‘free’ TV

TV ant

Fourteen years ago the old rabbit-ears antenna I hung under the upstairs porch was not cutting it ! So I made my own digital reception out of welders rods & Stainless Steel mesh ! There are some simple yet effective homemade TV Antenna designs that can be built at home with parts you may already have around your house.

I finally broke down and purchased an Amplified eave mount rotating Digital 60 mile range Antenna for  ๐Ÿ’ฒ35 later in 2019 โ—๏ธ

TV Ant new

 

And just like cable’ whilst a fraction of the channels there is still nothing worth watching โ—๏ธ

+ I save & $65 chuckies a month ๐Ÿ˜‰

Homemade Barometer

I have been using one of these for years. Calibrate by placing a marker
dot for a stormy day then another for a nice day. these will be the
reference points. From then on I can tell rise or fall of the air
pressure.

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The straw is taped to glad wrap secured to top of the can.

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I finally got something aย  little more accurate with numbers too ๐Ÿ™‚

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Arts Festival ‘Score’ ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ

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A little bauble I found at โ€˜Blue Plumbโ€™ in
Johnson City, Tennessee

June 2016

About the Size of a Silver Dollar

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ There are currently 538 electors, and an absolute majority of electoral votesโ€”270 or moreโ€”is required for it to elect the president and vice president.
The electors meet and vote in December and the president is inaugurated in January. 

Article II, Section 1, Clause 2 provides that each state shall appoint electors selected in a manner determined by its legislature, and it disqualifies any person holding a federal office, either elected or appointed, from being an elector. โ—๏ธ

The current Electoral College system allows a candidate to win the Presidency while losing the popular vote, an outcome seen as counter to the one person, one vote principle of democracy.

I have voted in 12  ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ presidential elections. I un-registered for the last two. โ—๏ธ

๐•€๐•ฅ ๐•€๐•ค โ„๐•š๐•˜๐•˜๐•–๐•• ๐Ÿ‘Ž

One person, one vote ๐•Ž๐•‹๐”ฝ โ“

The electors of each state meet in their respective state capital on the first Monday after the second Wednesday of December to cast their votesโ—๏ธ

DIY Sugar Dispencer

Mason Jar using a cut off top of a salt box for the lid under the seal ๐Ÿ˜‰

Rice Bag prevents sugar from caking โ—๏ธ

by: Wรฃshฤ“ Kลdรค

Halloween Emoji Art ๐ŸŽƒ๐Ÿ‘น๐Ÿ’€๐Ÿ‘บ๐Ÿ‘ปโ˜ 

#halloween #emoji #art #๐ŸŽƒ

Coolโ—๏ธ Full Moon this Halloween ๐Ÿ˜บ

Don’t forget to to set your clocks backโ—๏ธ

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pumkin drag

MY Home Town

is

Anoka, Minnesota ‘Halloween Capitol of the World’ since 1920 ๐ŸŽƒ

๐ŸŽƒ  ๐Ÿ‘ป   ๐ŸŽƒ  ๐Ÿ‘ป   ๐ŸŽƒ  ๐Ÿ‘ป   ๐ŸŽƒ   ๐Ÿ‘ป  ๐ŸŽƒ  ๐Ÿ‘ป   ๐ŸŽƒ   ๐Ÿ‘ป  ๐ŸŽƒ   ๐Ÿ‘ป  ๐ŸŽƒ  ๐Ÿ‘ป   ๐ŸŽƒ  ๐Ÿ‘ป   ๐ŸŽƒ  ๐Ÿ‘ป   ๐ŸŽƒ   ๐Ÿ‘ป  ๐ŸŽƒ

by Washe Koda

 

My mask this Halloween ๐ŸŽƒ

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Washe Koda ๐Ÿ˜ˆ๐Ÿ‘น๐Ÿ‘บโ˜ ๐Ÿ’€๐Ÿ‘ป๐ŸŽƒ๐Ÿ˜บ

Mr & Mrs Acorn

The internet went down this AM so

I walked down the hill to the Oak Tree !

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~drilled 4 holes with the Dremel

~cut up a pipe cleaner

~ slipped on some beads

~ glued to a base

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Re-Purposed Shopping Bags ๐Ÿ’ฐ

Cut a hole in one end of a mini-duffel and fill it up for a Trash Bag Dispenser   โ—๏ธ

Oh my๐Ÿ˜ธ

Washe Koda Cat

The elusive Two Eyed-Winky Dinky from Tennessee

We โค๏ธ๏ธ those shopping bags

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