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Welcome to The Nerd Garage

Hello and welcome to The Nerd Garage! The Nerd Garage was started early 2017, after many years of telling myself I should properly document things like car builds, the HomeLab and all other projects in

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The Nerd Garage is the first Ripe Atlas Anchor in WA

As the title suggests, The Nerd Garage is the First RIPE Atlas Anchor in WA (Western Australia). The best part? Well, this Anchor has been sponsored by RIPE! After building my Home Server Room and

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The Garage – DIY Welding Bench

Today I’m going to share an update of the DIY welding bench build which I started over the weekend. Firstly, let me be honest, this is not exactly the bench I wanted – however without

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Ok Google, let’s get started with home automation.

As with most things, by the time I realised home automation was something I wanted to do with my house it was far too late to do it the easy way. This means my only

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TNG update – Half way through 2018? Damn!

Hello, don’t you just hate it when you work on a few ‘little’ projects around the house and all of a sudden it’s half way through 2018?! Yeah me too! I honestly don’t know where

IBM tape library installed in server rack

HomeLab: Time to start racking.

For a while I wondered if this day would ever come, but it finally did and today it’s time to start racking…   With stacks of rack screws & nuts, a room full of servers/switches