LQ rule #34b: derailing a thread is allowed if OP has gone missing....
I feel totally one-upped......
Just when you think you're the biggest fossil, someone else comes along.....
Once owned a TV set with electro-static deflection CRT.
Built a Tesla coil with 2 type-10 triodes.
learned programming (Fortran-II?)on a Burroughs B-6500 (a real man's computer: RTL logic and an adder module that could add 2 64-bit numbers in one clock cycle (1 MEGA
Wrote a paper in college about magnetic core memory.
Learned to implement boolean equations with relays