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notes for your steam-powered personal organiser – formatting to follow later

old seagull engine manual

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The Zippo

A Filofacts entry, ripped from Engineering & Technology magazine:

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A FILOFACTS PAGE ON ROOFS

The Shed continues to do a bit of filing …

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A FILOFACTS OF YOUTUBE TIPS

The Shed’s attempt to make something useful out of a pile of old cuttings continues …

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PINTERESTING ON PLASTER

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OF POSSIBLE PINTEREST

The Shed likes the Pinterest noticeboard but thinks the original idea must surely have been that everything fitted on one photo, rather than being a front page for several more? We’re working on the idea but meanwhile maybe it’s a … Continue reading

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WINTER WALKS IN THE SOUTHWEST (and elsewhere)

  On 23.1.16, the Telegraph published a list of 20 nice winter walks with pubs at the end of them. See the report at http://tinyurl.com/j9mfsss   The South West entries, including a nice local one, were …   St Michael’s … Continue reading

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GOING FOR A SONG: HOW TO GET OUT OF THIS WORLD ON A BUDGET

The Shed has learned enough about funerals to want to keep a summary of Rupert Jones’s report on saving a few quid here and there, published at http://www.theguardian.com/money/2015/oct/12/funeral-cheaper-alternatives-cost-of-dying-keeps-rising   He wrote: “The average cost of a funeral was this week … Continue reading

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A FILOFACTS ON COMPOST

In the original spirit of The Shed, we salute Elfreda Pownall and the Daily Telegraph gardening section of 7.11.15, preparatory to borrowing from the advice they got from a Belgian organic farmer, Marc Verhofstede, on producing good compost in double-quick … Continue reading

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SHEDNOTES 166: TURN YOUR PAD INTO A SCANNER

The Shed is filing a useful article from Computeractive: Turn Your Phone (or notepad) Into A Scanner. Multimedia experience follows. One click on the images should bring them up to readable size …

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