Always enjoyed working with the power strips I bought at Conrad at the time. Each device had its own switch.
I have a separate computer table with the desktop PC, some peripherals such as a label printer, scanner and HP laser printer and the 3D printer. I still switch all devices via such a strip.
Make a Leenbakker desk beautiful
I bought a second desk especially for experimentation and soldering work. It is an ugly thing (Leenbakker) but it has become more beautiful lately.First the screwdriver stand (at the time of writing, 3 likes
). It still had clips so that I would not damage the desk.
Later there came more efficient expansions for the pliers, even more screwdrivers and now the replacement of the socket. The latter is worth gold! With a simple click-on-click-out I control all electrical devices.
Workshop without power strips
I replaced the socket with self-printed sockets and a row of 230V switches. I quickly switch the soldering iron, lamp, Dremel drill, a USB power supply, glue gun, lab power supply and two additional devices on and off.Thanks to the switch box I never forget to turn off the soldering iron. And it is a lot tidier because you no longer see any cabling: the 230 V sockets are at the back of the desk.
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