[Nottingham] Toasted toaster -> RasPI case or other?

Michael Erskine msemtd at googlemail.com
Thu Jul 19 12:45:41 UTC 2012

Excellent! I shall contact you offlist.

On 19 July 2012 12:50, Martin <martin at ml1.co.uk> wrote:
> On 19/07/12 12:39, Michael Erskine wrote:
> [---]
>> The Hackspace toaster has wings (naturally!) but is shoddy white
>> plastic - whereas this one looks so classy!
>> I'd like to try a complete internal organs transplant to resurrect
>> this toaster if it is still available.
> Yes still available.
> If you're wanting to keep it *as a toaster* then I have all the
> internals but...
> The heating element has burnt and vaporised one strand at the bottom. I
> never considered it worthwhile to repair as a toaster... Hence the
> interconnect wiring was simply snipped during removal.
> You're welcome to all the bits. With a replaced heating element, it
> could be good to go again.
> The existing circuitry likely still works and interrupts the mains after
> a set delay. That then de-energises a solenoid which then releases the
> toast lift cage to spring up. Surprisingly elaborate.
> I can bundle up all the bits for when I next pass by the Hackspace, or
> for the next NLUG meet.
> Cheers,
> Martin

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