Self Reliance & projects list

I try do everything and below are links to some of my projects.  For why this is important please see this link.  I seek no commercial gain and I make no representations and assume no liability for any information on this website. The information is for the reader’s own use not commercial gain and if you circulate extracts please attribute the source to this website. 

descriptionlinkproject type
coop constructionnew chicken coop – completedchicken
coop door openerchicken coop door openerchicken
summerizing the coopsummerizing the coopchicken
predator proofingbattle of wits with a chicken predatorchicken
installing a whole house filter3 big blue whole house filtersconstruction & maintenance
wood stove installationselecting & assisting with installationconstruction & maintenance
building a bookshelfbuilding a bookshelfconstruction
replacing/renovating house exteriorfiber cement siding/log wood sidingconstruction
installing water heater expansion tankinstallation with SharkBite teeconstruction
replacing a glass windowusing acrylic, not glassconstruction
when undersink water filter burstsold filters housings can failconstruction
water well repairfaulty switch - part 1construction
water well repair part 2construction
iPhone4 cracked screen replacementreplacing the screen of the phoneelectronics & technology
enhancing tv antenna receptiona # of improvements to increase received channelselectronics & technology
diagnose & repair circuit boardrepair of treadmill electronicselectronics & technology
simple program taps internet for irrigation adviceshould I irrigate todayelectronics & technology
Sears scroll saw circuit board repairfinding the fault can be frustratingelectronics & technology
ups - uninterruptible power supplymaintaining security & cameras when power is downelectronics & technology
programming with Snap! solution to Tower of Hanoi solve the Tower of Hanoi puzzleelectronics & technology
how to produce a 3D picturesoftware consolidates 44 separate picselectronics & technology
intro to Takeuchi starting problems - see entry belowtesting the batteryengine work
Takeuchi crank problemsdetailed sketches of electrical gremlinsengine work
bad battery/bad generator diagnosisDiagnosis – bad battery or bad generatorengine work
overheating problemsThe overheating tractorengine work
seized engineseized engine repairengine work
changing spark plugstruck maintenance – changing the spark plugsengine work
bobcat rescue from muda lucky save – rescuing my bobcatengine work
brake shimmywhen the brake pedal pulsatesengine work
oil changeOil change – doing it yourselfengine work
wood chipper bearing repairrefurbishing a bearingengine work
lawn tractor tire puncture repairusing plugsengine work
how I make soil blockssoil blocks work well for megrowing
how I make compostcompost makes all the differencegrowing
raised bedsraised beds for growing vegetablesgrowing
earthworksearthworks – terraces, contour ditches and tree trunksgrowing
heating with hot water radiators1982 installation of 17 radiatorsmy London days
airlock problemsAirlock problemsrainwater harvesting & irrigation
gravity feed tank with 9 valveswhy so many valves on just 2 tanks?rainwater harvesting & irrigation
gravity fed irrigation and airlocksQ&A, additional thoughts, quick flush techniquerainwater harvesting & irrigation
water pump repairrainwater harvesting – vigilance neededrainwater harvesting & irrigation
contour ditch contour ditch constructionrainwater harvesting & irrigation
finding blockagesrainwater harvesting – making every drop countrainwater harvesting & irrigation
locating a drainage pipelocating a buried 4″ drainage piperainwater harvesting & irrigation

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