Advice The Home Improvement/Automation Thread

echo voice response has gotten truly terrible lately. Id probably keep them around as speakers, but wouldnt mind a few strategically placed boxes that solely control smarthome
I snapped a thread chaser off in a blind hole once :(

Its still in there, and is the reason I choose not to tow anything too heavy with the hitch on the van. Couldnt break it out with a cold chisel like i would a busted tap.
safe enough for a bike rack, which is all I use it for.

3 outta 4 bolts, and an U-bolt to replace the one that I jammed up