Posts Tagged ‘magnets’
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
Slow Magnet Fall
Slow Magnet Fall
Slow Magnet Fall

Video of the Day: Watch a Magnet Slowly Fall to the Floor Without Wires or Magic (video)

No wires, no magic, no special effects. Yes, this block of metal (actually a magnet) is slowly falling towards the floor thanks to something called Eddy Currents. To be candid this isn't the first time we've seen this effect. B...
 
Household
 
magnetic shampoo wrappers
magnetic shampoo wrappers
magnetic shampoo wrappers

Hang Your Shampoo Bottle On A Magnet

Not all of us have luxurious bathrooms with loads of space for all your shower stuff. For those of us with limited space comes these handy Magnetic Shampoo Wrappers that easily holds your shampoo bottles up via magnets. The spa...
 
Bikes
 
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magniclight
magniclight

Magnic Light Bike Light Uses Magnets To Light Your Bike

Bike lights are essential to your safety if you're riding a bike at night, and there's nothing more annoying, or scarier, than the idea your light might suddenly shut down while you're riding. The Magnic Light, and we assure yo...

 
Household
 
MAG Collection
MAG Collection
MAG Collection

Magnetic Flat-Pack Furniture Easier To Assemble Than Ikea Furniture

Ikea furniture is super cheap, mainly because you build it  yourself (and it's made from pretty cheap stuff). Benjamin Vermeulen wants to make it even easier to build your own furniture with his magnetic flat-pack furniture he'...
 
Clothing
 
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16fa_magnetic_belts
16fa_magnetic_belts

Improve Your Belt… With Magnets!

Belts are a bit of a pain. They're hard to adjust, and the technology hasn't advanced since we decided ropes weren't fashionable anymore. So, how can we bring the belt to the twenty-first century? With magnets! Magnabelt As you...
 
Furniture
 
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zhangthonsgaard_11

Magnetic Origami Tables Bring New Meaning To “Flat-Pack” Furniture

Origami is, of course, the subtle art of folding paper to create sculpture, first invented by the Japanese centuries ago to entertain annoying hyperactive children at science museums. Magnets are, of course, a basic scientific ...

 
Top Lists
 
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12 Awesome Magnetic Levitation Thingies that You’ve Got To See (video)

Who isn't mesmerized by floating thingies? Better yet, what self-proclaimed geek doesn't want some kind of magnetic levitating gadget to call their own, or see a small amphibian inserted into an extremely powerful magnetic fiel...
 
Cell Phones
 
Magnetic Cable Organizer
Magnetic Cable Organizer
Magnetic Cable Organizer

This Specially Designed Desktop Magnet Stops Cords from Slipping Out of Reach

A ritual might best explain my nightly smartphone charging.  I reach in between my nightstand and the bed in the hopes of fishing out the micro USB cable that has burrowed its way out of my sight.  Fortunately, I recently opted...
 
Accessories
 
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Steelie
Steelie

STEELIE Magnetic Smartphone Car Stand (video)

We've long sought an iPhone car mount that is subtle, simple, and actually works.  Unfortunately, nothing has quite met our high standards.  That is until today. The STEELIE is simple magnetic ring that attaches to the back of ...

 
Household
 
Recipe Rock
Recipe Rock
Recipe Rock

Magnetic Recipe Rock from Crate and Barrel Keeps Instructions Floating

Okay, so it's not secret that you can use your iPad or iPhone, or whatever breed of tablet you have in your position, to look up any recipe you can dream of.  Heck there are even websites that tell you what to make based on wha...
 
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 ...
 
Apple
 
Surgical Magnet iPod Nano
Surgical Magnet iPod Nano
Surgical Magnet iPod Nano

Guy Surgically Mounts iPod Nano to His Arm (video)

Body piercing, while cool and unique to many an individual often doesn't serve any utility.  Unless of course you're looking to swing through the air by giant hooks attached to a crane - yeah, people do that. [GR]QKVNVoBScFA[/G...