September 15th, 2014


In which I muck about with fibreoptics

This weekend I have been playing with fibreoptics.

You see, grist found a place where you could buy fibreoptic fibres by the metre quite cheaply, so I grabbed a couple of 2m bundles for $20 and put them aside for when I had a project that might use them. Now, I have a project that might use them, so I set about seeing what can be done with the stuff.

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No, I'm not telling you what this is for, but it will be revealed in due course.

Meanwhile, for those who don't care about fibreoptics, have a photo of yesterday:

Planting bulbs in the rain in April paid off!