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Technologically Moaning

Tonight, I’d like to have a little moan about technology, which is usually something I’m in full praise of. This particular issue has been on my mind for several weeks and you’ll have a good idea of where I’m headed with this from the photo below.

As I began to write this post, I’ve just received an e-mail from a customer… It’s made me feel a bit sick inside. It’s not something you would like or expect to see as a maker and I do sincerely hope it’s just a one-off. It’s not their fault and, when I can find the word to reply, I’ll have to acknowledge that it is my responsibility. I might well bring this up in a separate post sometime but, as of right now, I haven’t yet figured out how it could have happened… Mystery, is the word!

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Christmas Came Early

Due to a week-long battle with the flu, I’ve found myself left with very little time or energy to many things, including the task of keeping this blog up to date. Christmas has come and gone now but, for me at least, it did arrive slightly early for me when one package (to me; from me!! ;-)) arrived four-days ahead of the Big Day, direct from Metabo in Southampton:

It’s the Metabo 10.8v PowerMaxx 12 combo. kit, featuring a drill/driver, impact driver and also, a handy little torch.

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