Summary and Info
Intended for the home hobbyist, these ten projects provide instructions for installing an X-10 home automation system, sensors for a home security system, a personal computer in the kitchen, an outdoor BBQ thermostat, and lawn sprinkler controllers. Each project describes the parts and software needed, how to build the basic project, and ways to extend the basic project.
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Pressmen's Home was a community and the headquarters for the International Printing Pressmen and Assistants Union of North America from 1911–1967. The facilities provided on the union's campus, in Hawkins County, Tennessee near Rogersville, included a trade school, a sanitarium, a retirement home, a hotel, a post office, a chapel, a hydroelectric power production plant, and other facilities designed to make it a self-sufficient community.