Richard Craver

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How A Geek Builds A Computer – Part 3

So my wife’s computer is up and running, now to building MY computer. Her computer was for practice, now I get serious.

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How A Geek Builds A Computer – Part 2

So it took 3 days for SpinRite to do it’s magic. No bad sectors reported, only a bunch of ECC (Error Correcting Cache) errors which unfortunately are the norm for today’s high density hard drives.

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More Appleseed

I returned for day two of Appleseed, the weather was much cooler than the previous day’s 92F and I started of better than the first day, but it wasn’t to last. A series of misfires and failures to eject hampered my shooting; then as fatigue set in my shooting started coming apart like my golf […]

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Picking Up Two Track Positions … Like a BOSS

The dude messed up my mirror! Oh well, Keep Calm and Motor On … Like A BOSS! Give @Motorwaymayhem_ a follow his videos are great 🌟🌟🌟 pic.twitter.com/8QGa4XYRJt — Mrlego (@_mrlego_) May 6, 2017

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Just Something From Twitter

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A Heart Beats

It’s been 3-1/2 weeks since my dad was taken to the emergency room at Forsyth Medical Center. At first it was thought he had some sort of bug, he had gotten up at 2:00 AM throwing up and again around 10:00AM, but now he could barely walk. A few hours and many tests later it […]

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NC Weather

In my last post I ended with the North Carolina weather mantra, “If you don’t like the weather, wait 24 hours”. Here we are 4 days later, it’s 69F all the snow is gone except piles in the corners of parking lots pushed up by plow trucks, Bobcats and tractors. So I missed by 72 […]

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Snow In The South

As a kid I loved snow; days out of school, sledding and throwing snowballs would ensue. Nowadays, well not so much. Unfortunately in our part of North Carolina we don’t get just snow, we usually get ice with the bargain. This weekend on the other hand is snow, powdery, fluffy and 7 inches; a whole […]

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We Will Make America Great Again!

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The Idiot Whisperer – Part 2 (Counterpoint)

The day after my prior rant I got an example of what keeps my sanity in check at work. 

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