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Welcome!

Hi, I'm Tim Trott. I'm a creative photographer, traveller, astronomer and software engineer with a passion for self-growth and a desire for personal challenge.

This is my website, a place for me to share my experiences, knowledge and photography. I love to help people by writing articles and tutorials about my hobbies that I'm most passionate about. I hope you enjoy reading my articles as much as I enjoy writing them.

 

Latest Posts

Defender TD5 Starter Motor Removal
9th November 2013
How to remove the Defender TD5 starter motor either to replace the unit or to refurbish the solenoid. Reports into the difficulty of removing the starter motor are greatly exaggerated.
X-Ray's from RTA back in 2006
3rd September 2013
I've been pestering the NHS for access to my medical records for the past few months, and finally, I have some of the X-Rays taken back when I was involved in a large traffic accident.
If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right.Henry Ford
Fitting Terrafirma Wheel Spacers
28th August 2013
Fitting Terrafirma Wheel Spacers to my Defender to give it an additional 60mm track, which should improve handling, cornering and stability as well as increasing steering lock.
RC Aeroplane Adventures!
In   Myself
28th August 2013
On my annual holiday trip to Scotland visiting my brother in law, we did some shopping and got some new toys to play with!
Land Rover Defender Disklok Storage
12th August 2013
I've always used Disklok's as part of my car security, and the Defender is no exception, but I can't just tuck it in behind the seat anymore... it tends to move around quite a bit and is always out of arms reach when I need to refit it!
My New Toy: Land Rover Defender 90
28th July 2013
After several years of gentle nagging by my Land Rover obsessed brother in law, I finally gave in and decided to get one of my own. After a day looking around, he found me this lovely example which I have just bought!
Yamaha XV1900 Midnight Star Bulb Types
26th July 2013
I've needed to replace one of the bulbs in my Yamaha XV1900, but nowhere can I find exactly what bulb types and sizes are used in the XV1900. So here is a list of the standard bulb fitments, types, voltages and wattage of the main bulbs.