We’ve got a retrocomputing table (thanks to Mark Splinter and Povilas) with a BBC Micro, used both by incredulous kids (”is it Python?”) and nostalgic adults.

Unfortunately, it caught fire out of nowhere! giena32 managed to catch this in camera:

We did the expected thing and took it apart:

Th culprit was a high-voltage capacitor:

miceuz found a replacement, all is well again. FIre means it’s working: