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ziploc day [Aug. 8th, 2004|03:42 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
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Today's clean the house today because it's too hot outside.

I went on a short bike ride, accomplished my mission (five thousand ziploc bags), and quickly returned.

So now I'm putting all my small stuff in ziploc bags because the zip-tie plan from the other month wasn't thought out that well.

See, I have about five thousand small parts and cables in a bunch of bins. But without ziploc bags, they all get tangled up and impossible to search through.

RFID could be useful here. Tag the ziploc bags with RFID tags, linked with pictures which I could lazilly meta-data at will. Then when I want something I get out my RFID reader and search for the proper room and bin.

But I digress. Back to baggying.
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[User Picture]From: avatraxiom
2004-08-08 11:44 pm (UTC)
Yeah, that's a pretty good idea. I just use rubber bands for that at work, though, and then I keep the different types of things in different bins. :-) Office Depot has a bunch of nice different-sized bins that work pretty well.

Of course, Ziploc Bags is a pretty cool solution. That'll probably work well.

-Max
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