projects

Functional Arcade Button Light Switches

These are functional light switches made with arcade buttons (NOT belly buttons, which I would never use even if it meant stumbling around in the dark and...
June 6, 2011

DIY!: Death Star And Darth Vader Blueprints

Want to build your own Death Star? What about a Vader mask or lightsaber? Well now you can thanks to these easy-to-follow (ease of following not guaranteed)...
December 22, 2009

SWITCH Screwdriver: For EXTRA Torque

The SWITCH Screwdriver has a handle that can transform (and rotate out!) from a standard handle to one that's perpendicular to the shaft for EXTRA TORQUE and...
November 27, 2009

Wow: Minas Tirith Recreated In Matchsticks

Minas Tirith, the City of Kings from J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord Of The Rings trilogy is painstakingly being recreated using matchsticks by wood-loving Patrick Acton. The project started...
March 31, 2009

DIY: Homemade Tupperware Joysticks

People have been going all nuts for arcade-style joysticks since Street Fighter IV dropped, so much in fact that the official $150 FightSticks are sold out everywhere...
March 26, 2009

Turn Your Scooter Into A Mobile Hotspot

Is your scooter just not geeky enough for you? How about turning that bad boy into a mobile hotspot? This how-to shows building instructions for putting together...
September 5, 2008

Non-Newtonian Fluid On Subwoofer

This is a video of a non-Newtonian fluid on a metal sheet set atop a subwoofer. It's pretty cool to watch. In case you forgot (or never...
July 16, 2008