Posts Tagged ‘diy’
 
 
 
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Cat Lift
Cat Lift
Cat Lift

Cat Elevator Expedites the Pussy from the Roof to the Garden (video)

It never ceases to amaze us to what length and extent pet owners will go to make their feline or pooch happy.  They'll spend an exuberant amount of money on their toys, clothing, food and health care.  But nothing will probably...
 
Apple
 
iphonescreen_cracked
iphonescreen_cracked
iphonescreen_cracked

How to Replace a Broken iPhone Screen…it’s Easier than you Think (step-by-step)

I remember when I broke the screen on my iPhone. I was carrying a bunch of stuff, and foolishly placed my phone on top. As I was walking, is slowly slid to the front and before I could react, it plummeted to the asphalt below, ...

 
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Floating Magnets
Floating Magnets
Floating Magnets

DIY Floating Magnet Trick (video)

UPDATE: We added another video below, which shows the pipe being flipped back and forth with the magnets inside. The next time your party turns sour, or just straight up boring you can resolve to this hand DIY magic trick.  Oka...
 
Offbeat
 
Gattling Gun Slingshot
Gattling Gun Slingshot
Gattling Gun Slingshot

Gatling Gun Slingshot, See It to Believe It (video)

What fires 20mm balls and is completely homemade?  Nope, not the $500 rubber band gun.  Jörg Sprave's gatling gun sling shot.  It's a completely hand crafted affair and works in the most rudimentary of ways.  A crank rotates th...

 
Gaming
 
Atari Joystick Jewel Box
Atari Joystick Jewel Box
Atari Joystick Jewel Box

Atari Joystick Jewel Box Incases Jewels And Retro Gaming In One

Retro will never get old and that's what makes this joystick jewel box so darn snazzy.   (more…)
 
Mods
 
Safe Door
Safe Door
Safe Door

Stash Money And Other Valuables In Your Door Using This DIY Mod

Stuffing the couch, floor or mattress are just a few of the best (worst) known hiding places in a house.  But what about a door?  Usually doors are regarded as a gateway to concealed or protected stuff, but no one ever thinks a...

 
Mods
 
Revolving Shotgun-1
Revolving Shotgun-1
Revolving Shotgun-1

Revolving Shotgun Is Exactly What It Sounds Like, Resident Evil 6 Plans To Adopt

Perhaps the Raging Judge handgun shotgun didn't pack enough wow factor to satiate your growing need for all things ridiculous.  Well, if so, get a load of this Revolving Shotgun.  And before you grab your wallet and head to the...
 
Wacky
 
legofollowfocus
legofollowfocus
legofollowfocus

LEGO Follow Focus Wins Hearts And Minds

There seems to be no clear way of knowing who came up first with a LEGO follow focus, and whether it was a cine-style system for video cameras or a still photo follow focus unit, but two things are for sure – people are excited...

 
Camera
 
Suitcase Photo Booth
Suitcase Photo Booth
Suitcase Photo Booth

Suitcase Photo Booth

Birthdays, weddings, holidays and more are all great places to make memories, but remembering them is a different story.  Enter the Marty Enerson home made portable photo booth. This isn't your fly by night DIY.  Inside the hea...
 
Displays
 
Internet Chess Table
Internet Chess Table
Internet Chess Table

A Chess Table Connected To The Internet (video)

Internet chess has been around well before the turn of the century, but a physical Internet chess table, now we're talking.  The DIY project incorporates a low cost projector and webcam.  The webcam recognizes your moves (where...

 
Headphones
 
DIY Zip Up Ear Buds
DIY Zip Up Ear Buds
DIY Zip Up Ear Buds

DIY Zip Up Ear Buds

Remember those zip up ear buds we saw at CES?  Well, if you can't wait for those to hit retail shelves here is a do it yourself version.  Just simply purchase a stand alone zipper, then sew the wires into the fabric.  Simple.  ...
 
Wacky
 
pop-up photo diorama
pop-up photo diorama
pop-up photo diorama

How To: Pop-up Photo Diorama

Sure, gadgets are the mainstay of what we do, but sometimes it's nice to take a break from the new and go old school.  Photojojo has a great turtorial on how to build your on pop-up photo diorama.  It's super simple and will pr...