I soldered the 6800 uF capacitor in backwards.

I think its guts boiled. It levered itself up off the PCB and it's bulging. Another couple of seconds and it would have blown up in my face.

Time to order another recap set.

Fuck.

Uspol, alt-right probably 

I can't say I've ever noticed this before: The pinouts of the C64 power connector are molded into the bottom of the PSU.

SAL's keyboard is nearly 40 years old. And it looked it. Water in the sink was brown after I washed the keys. The keyboard springs turned the vinegar they're soaking in brown. I hope they don't completely dissolve because they're so old.

Don't get me started on the spider nest inside the space bar.

It was a little like this:

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hackers.town

A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.