Posts Tagged ‘diy’
 
 
 
 
Gear
 
Konstruktor F main collage
Konstruktor F main collage
Konstruktor F main collage

The Konstruktor F Is The Best Do-It-Yourself SLR Camera

O
nce the rage was all about taking a snapshot and getting the film developed fast so you could look at the picture. That’s part of the reason that Polaroid became so popular. But now that “in...
 
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Offbeat
 
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pool

DIY “Hidden Pool” Disappears Under Grass-Covered Top (video)

Having a pool in your backyard is awesome, but not many homeowners agree. There are some who think having grass and room for kids to play is way more important. While there are some house lots that actually offer both, many bac...

 
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LaserBotStill
LaserBotStill

Not Sharks But Still Throwing You a Bone – Robots with Fri#*n Laser Beams On Their Heads

It doesn’t matter if you were born within the last decade or the last five, if you’ve ever watched a science fiction flick you’ve wanted a robot of your very own. Sure, our parents tried their best by bringing home those remote...
 
Photography
 
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bullettime2

Low-Budget Bullet-Time Rig Take Beautiful, Flawed Footage (Video)

Slow motion, and bullet-time, are actually useful scientific tools. While we know them mostly as dramatic cinematography, the ideas and concepts are great for scientific analysis. Also, it looks cool, which is why a NASA engine...

 
News Stories
 
Star Trek apt
Star Trek apt
Star Trek apt

Super Trekkie Redesigns Apartment Inspired by Star Trek Starship Enterprise

Space is it really the final frontier? I mean, the world's oceans seem unending in their ability to surprise and befuddle with new areas, new depths and new marine life to uncover. However, your living "space", while not the fi...
 
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at-at-bed

Checkout the Most Detailed Star Wars AT-AT Bunk Bed Some Lucky Kid Gets to Sleep In

Star Wars inspired do it yourself projects are pretty much a dime a dozen.  But that isn't to say they're not worth a serious look, especially when they're of this size and scale. That said, this isn't the first AT-AT Bed that ...

 
News Stories
 
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Wooden Low Rider Bicycle-1
Wooden Low Rider Bicycle-1

This Build-It-Yourself Wooden Low Rider Bicycle is Sure to Appeal to Model Airplane Nerds

Different is good.  Case in point: a lower rider bicycle that comes packaged like a model airplane, that you assemble yourself. What you're looking at is a custom-made beech plywood frame bicycle that took first place in the bi...
 
Computers
 
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H-Frame-4
H-Frame-4

In Win H-Frame Aluminum Computer Case – Flux Capacitor Not Included

Just as our guts begin to recover from the onslaught of consumed Thanksgiving goodies, the hype engine revs up for something just as sumptuous. I'm not talking about Donner, Blitzen, chestnuts or heavy-set men with bad fashion ...

 
Household
 
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WORX WX254L-1
WORX WX254L-1

WORX WX254L Screwdriver Automatically Loads Drills Bits Like Bullets in A Magazine

Modular tools appears to be a fast growing trend.  Case in point is the Black and Decker Matrix Tool, which allows you hot swap out different tools in addition to the included screw driver attachment.  Furthering that list is t...
 
Computers
 
Even this late-1990s Pentium, with a screaming 256 megabytes of RAM, enjoys a second life playing music.
Even this late-1990s Pentium, with a screaming 256 megabytes of RAM, enjoys a second life playing music.
Even this late-1990s Pentium, with a screaming 256 megabytes of RAM, enjoys a second life playing music.

How to Turn an Old Computer into the Mother of all Jukeboxes (how to)

If you have an old computer gathering dust in a closet, it might make a good boat anchor. Or you might put it to work, making it into a random-play jukebox. But never mind the tinny computer speakers; instead hook it up to your...

 
Accessory Reviews
 
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Power2U Review

With so many things now a days relying on a USB connection to deliver power and so many different companies putting out proprietary wall plugs to plug your USB cables into, your house could end up becoming littered with plugs (...
 
Household
 
Floating Magnet Bed 2
Floating Magnet Bed 2
Floating Magnet Bed 2

Home Made Floating Magnet Bed is an Insane Display of Ingenuity

What's better than sleeping on space aged material, as in Tempurpedic? Sleeping on a bed that literally floats mid air. That's exactly what Reddit user Mememetatata did. Annoying user name aside, this guy is without a shred of ...