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Hi, I'm Tim Trott. I'm an experienced Software Engineer in Glasgow, Scotland, with a love for Photograpy, Space, UX and internet security.

My goal here is to share my experiences, knowledge, photography, and help people through writing articles and tutorials. I like to write about computers and technology, photography and astronomy, travel and cooking.


Fixing Boot Leak in 1996 Civic Coupe
16/05/2005Cars & Bikes
I have had a boot leak for the past few months now, and it's been driving me up the wall as I cant seem to find all the places its leaking from.
Custom Built Stainless Steel Exhaust in my Civic
06/03/2005Cars & Bikes
I'd been thinking of getting a full stainless steel exhaust for a while now, with a quieter and smaller muffler, and since the Koni suspension was fitted I had been having trouble with the lower control arm knocking on the exhaust each time I go over a bump.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.Albert Einstein
How to Properly Detail Your Car
03/03/2005Cars & Bikes
A guide on how to detail a car from start to finish including several tips to really bring out the best finish.
Recursive Find Files in Dephi
10/02/2005Delphi/Pascal
Simple and very useful Delphi or Pascal function to find files recursively in a given directory.
nPos Function in Pascal
11/12/2004Delphi/Pascal
Return the nth position of search character within a string.
Minimise Delphi Application to System Tray
05/12/2004Delphi/Pascal
Code snippet which will allow a program icon to be displayed in the system tray when the form is minimised.
Using Shell Execute in Delphi
28/10/2004Delphi/Pascal
Launch files and programs from your code using Delphi.
Prevent Multiple Instances of Delphi Application Running
16/08/2004Delphi/Pascal
This code will prevent another instance from opening, and pass parameter details (such as file open command) to the existing application.
Basic Engine Tuning Guide
18/05/2004Cars & Bikes
Tips for tuning the best performance out of your Honda engine using basic aftermarket parts.
Honda Civic Engine Guide
10/02/2004Cars & Bikes
A guide to the most popular Honda car engines from the USDM/EDM and JDM range.