Tech Anorak Corner
At some point I'll stuff all the various useless trivia I've accumulated over the years here.
Online Tools I've Made
- Cable calculator - calculate sizes, ratings, voltage drops, fuses, etc. for re-wiring your car
- MPG Calculator - compare fuel costs between two vehicles
- Running Cost Calculator - compare fuel + fixed costs between two vehicles
- Electricity cost calculator - written to work out how much it costs to run a heater in the workshop per-year, but works for anything.
- Stuckulator tool for calculating loads required to recover a stuck vehicle
Manuals and Parts Catalogues
If you love it, lube it!
- Oil Stuff - Technical info and rants about engine oils, oil specs (ACEA etc.), additives, etc.