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Eachine VR006 Auto-On Feature

Jun. 10, 2019

The Eachine VR006s are pretty nice entry goggles, but there are some things that can be improved upon. First, the goggles are always powered on unless you manually open the case and remove the battery. I'm sure the battery drain isn't a lot, but it...

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Eachine VR006 External 18650 Battery Mod

Jun. 5, 2019

The Eachine VR006 was my first goggles and they've been pretty good, but I've always been limited by the battery capacity. I've can typically get 2-3 flights out before I need to charge the goggles again, which is far too short. On the other hand...

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Removing images in Middleman article summaries

Jun. 2, 2019

Middleman has been a awesome blog engine that is pretty easily customizable. One thing that I noticed recently is that when I try to render images withing the summary section the HTML was wonky. Typically, I don't need any images at all and actually...

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Custom Router

Apr. 9, 2019

I'm always a collector of weird and old pieces of computer hardware. Some would even call me a hoarder (Amy especially). But there is a reason why I love collecting the old hardware. It's so that I can find an alternative purpose for it. In this case...

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Car Detailing Product List

Apr. 7, 2019

Updated 5/30/2019

After getting my pressure washer I decided to revisit my car cleaning products. This is what I'm currently using, but will update this page regularly when I find new or better products.

  • Bug and Tar Remover - Rain X Bug &...

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Kubernetes Ingress With Server Host

Mar. 27, 2019

While setting up the ingress controller I needed a way to pass through the server headers from the proxied web applications. There wasn't much in the ingress annotations documentation to help me figure out how to remove the default Server: Nginx header...

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Rails Engines - Part 1

Feb. 18, 2019

Rails Engines have been around for a quite a while. Many of the popular Gems (Devise, etc) that we work with through our day-to-day as a Rails developer are actually Rails Engines. The purpose of these Rails Engines is to provide additional tools/techniques...

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WSL + Docker Bind Mounts

Jan. 11, 2019

Docker + WSL is a Linux developers dream came true for anyone using a Windows platform at home.

Following tutorials like this and that are great, but they aren't flawless, most of miss out on the important part.

In order to get bind mounts working...

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