KarlGrabe.com Karl Grabe Cork, Ireland. Email FaceBook @karlgrabe LinkedIn YouTube


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Video and Photos on the Cork Coast of:

  • Whales, dolphins, seals and other widlife. YouTube Playlist
  • Scenic parts of the coastline
  • Ships & things



nest box version 3
nest box version 3

TaxCalc.eu (desktop) PhoneTax.eu (Android)

  • Ireland's 1st online PAYE Tax Calculator since 1996
  • Ireland's 1st Anroid PAYE Tax Calculator since 2011
  • Calculates your tax, prsi, levies, pension etc.
  • Easy to use with pop up help
  • Shows where every cent goes using a tree display (desktop)

nest box version 3


Live Video and Pictures from a Cork nestbox (March - June)

  • 3 Camera nest box with Blue or Geat Tits guests
  • Archived video and photos since 2007
  • Nest level microphones with stereo sound
  • DIY instructions on how to make your own



Technical 'forum', mostly electonics

  • Car Fuel consumption microntroller project
  • Hydrophone project
  • NestCam project



Cine and Video from 1962 onwards, mostly Cork


Photos of Cork & Ireland old and new


Other Stuff:

  • KerryPike.info The village
  • Cork Tourist Things to do in Cork, like.
  • GPS Waypoints Ireland, Cork Coast, france etc waypoints for your SatNav
  • wap - page for older mobiles (non smartphone)
  • wap/WML page - MIDlet programs, and links. Including Lotto Quick Pick and Next Bus (cork bus timetables on your mobile).
  • GrabeOrama Games
  • "the Shop" (EndStone) 38 Oliver Plunkett Street Cork. Archive of the web page as it was in late 1999.
  • Lotto guesser/quickpick
  • Java Spiral Millennium Count Down Clock (won runner's up prize in Sun's competition) 01 May 97
  • Fr Ted's house GPS: N53 00.582 W9 01.806 Photo Jun 07.
  • Google Earth Video - Mardyke, Cork to CIT etc
  • Paris-Cork flight gps log
  • Battery Comparisons
  • Caravanning in Ireland FAQ. oct 01 
  • The weekend weather in Ireland always looks like this.
  • Daft Computer error messages.
  • Joanne O'Riordan 1997 Appeal web page (NB: bank a/c details, emails etc prob out of date)
  • Urban Legends FAQ (red dye in swimming pools, being sucked into aircraft toilets, etc).







The rest of this page is just bits and pieces I need to tidy away somwhere else;

Cork & Ireland in the past *** This section, with higher resolution clips, is moving to CorkCam.com ***
* Movie clips  from father's cine-camera archives:
(You may need to  install the free QuickTime viewer from Apple for best results)
Frank Hall's pictorial weekly - sound file about a court case involving illegal Poteen making. 1964
Cork Airport - Aircraft car ferry - unloading cars. You could take your car to the UK by air! Max 4 cars, 40 passengers 1964?
Nelson's Pillar in Dublin. This and other clips were used by RTE on 18 Mar 2003 in "Tall Tales"- movie of pillar and view from the top. 1.2MB. 1964
Car Ferry in Waterford(?): Unloading a car from the cargo ship "Pacific Coast". 1963
Cork's first (?) petrol lawn mower - bolt a 'bicycle assist' engine to push-mower. Lethal. Taken in 1963 in Rossa Ave. Bishopstown. 1963
Frank Hall's pictorial weekly TV show (including sound): Wolfgang's radio controlled model boat. 1964 5MB
Cork harbour - the Irish Sycamore moored. Whatever happened to the Irish fleet? 1963
Cork Airport, checking in for an early Aer Lingus flight. 1963
'New' Youghal bridge being built with a glimpse of the old toll bridge. 1963
I used to drive a red car in 1962. 1962
Wilton Roundabout no flats, trees where the Pharmacy is now. 1986
Road etiquette on the straight road - driving in the middle gives you a much better view ahead. 1962 .
Going to mass... on a donkey and trailer. Taken on the road from Kilorglin to Killarney. 1962
Bus stopping on the Grand Parade Cork in front of the R&D Cleaners, where the Tourist Office is today. Then a Drive on Patrick Street past The Moderne, McSweeney's, Le Chateau and ending before Cashes. 1962
* Pictures *** This section is moving to CorkCamera.com ***

More Pictures Of Cork. Cork City Council Cork Photos, maps etc.
Old pictures around Kinsale including the old bridge, late 1950



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