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by Woodles
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter
Replies: 13176
Views: 244026

Re: Change a Letter

Target: Tear

Rise :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Tier
by Woodles
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 28913
Views: 518563

Re: Word Association

Tailed :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Bob
by Woodles
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter - 5 letter words
Replies: 2160
Views: 83409

Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

The original rule said that the Oxford English dictionary was to be used to arbitrate any suspect word, so if it's in there it's OK (like Bligh was!) And Leigh is in there, but as a name with Vivien Leigh, the actress. Works for me :handgestures-thumbup: Target: Child Chile :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: ...
by Woodles
Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter
Replies: 13176
Views: 244026

Re: Change a Letter

Target: Tear

Snip :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Pies
by Woodles
Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 28913
Views: 518563

Re: Word Association

Canter :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Dee
by Woodles
Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter - 5 letter words
Replies: 2160
Views: 83409

Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Time for a detour then (assuming we're allowed place names - can't see anything against it?)

Target: Child

Bligh :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Leigh
by Woodles
Thu Jun 14, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Cool (...and uncool) things...to see or support
Topic: Making a PCB is easy...
Replies: 4
Views: 38

Re: Making a PCB is easy...

In the olden days, we had a pen plotter at work for printing out drawings for the mechanical department where their software produced vector files. With a piece of copper clad board taped securely to the bed of the plotter and the ink pen replaced with an etch resist one, we "printed" quite a few ci...
by Woodles
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter
Replies: 13176
Views: 244026

Re: Change a Letter

Target: Snip

Rims :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Rips
by Woodles
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 28913
Views: 518563

Re: Word Association

Thank you, and a good riposte

Tackle :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Bury
by Woodles
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter - 5 letter words
Replies: 2160
Views: 83409

Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Target: Child

Bulgy :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Bilgy

It's not straight forward ... but it wouldn't be much of a challenge if it was :)
by Woodles
Fri Jun 08, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Hardware, Software and Gaming
Topic: Win an 8086 CPU - closes at 1AM Saturday UK time.
Replies: 3
Views: 52

Re: Win an 8086 CPU - closes at 1AM Saturday UK time.

Hi Tim,

Me neither but I have entered with a few email addresses to increase my chances :liar:

Shame you won't be able to use one if you win it, I'm prepared to take it off your hands should you win one? :lol:

Mark
by Woodles
Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter
Replies: 13176
Views: 244026

Re: Change a Letter

Target: Trim

Dirt :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: TRIM

New Target: Snip
by Woodles
Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 28913
Views: 518563

Re: Word Association

Pot :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Tent
by Woodles
Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter - 5 letter words
Replies: 2160
Views: 83409

Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Target: Buggy

Bungy :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: BUGGY

New Target: Child
by Woodles
Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: Hardware, Software and Gaming
Topic: Win an 8086 CPU - closes at 1AM Saturday UK time.
Replies: 3
Views: 52

Win an 8086 CPU - closes at 1AM Saturday UK time.

Alright, it's not a 'classic' 8086 CPU (anyone else still got one in their spares cupboard? :D) but one of the new 8th generation Coffee Lake series. 4GHz stock, 5GHz turbo, 6 cores, 12 threads, 95W TDP, unlocked. https://game.intel.com/8086sweepstakes/ 8,086 available in the sweepstake. Just enter ...
by Woodles
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter
Replies: 13176
Views: 244026

Re: Change a Letter

Target: Trim

Rend :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Rind
by Woodles
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 28913
Views: 518563

Re: Word Association

Cracker :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Jack
by Woodles
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter - 5 letter words
Replies: 2160
Views: 83409

Re: Change a Letter - 5 letter words

Target: Buggy

Bunds :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Bungs
by Woodles
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Change a Letter
Replies: 13176
Views: 244026

Re: Change a Letter

Target: Ends

Side :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: ENDS

New Target: Trim
by Woodles
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 28913
Views: 518563

Re: Word Association

Eyes :arrow: :arrow: :arrow: Cream