Over the years I too have had some wonderful gifts bestowed on my by the garbage fairy.
Most recently a wonderful little SONY DVD player. Just a tiny bit of cleaning and an USD 8.00 remote off of eBay and the little guy works great!
Many years ago my best find ever was an HP-54501A, 100MHz DSO. Perfect physical and operational condition - and it still works just fine.
Somehow, for a mystical creature capable of such wonderful gifts “Garbage Fairy” seems harsh and unfavorable. Perhaps we can find a better name!
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