8 Bit Pixel Trash Can

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BrittLiv, who you might remember from the OMG They Killed Kenny Doorstop has created, from scratch, this super cool Pixel Trash Can. She started with a whole mess of plywood, which she drew grids on for the “pixels” and then cut to size: Here’s a side view. As you can see, ...

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AT-AT Walker Made from Recycled Computer Parts

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Sage Werbock is a blacksmith, weldor and sculptor. He is also known as the Great Nippulini when he does his sideshow act where he claims to have the world’s strongest nipples. I’m not sure who his competition is but he has towed a 2000 pound hot rod and lifted 45 pounds with ...

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Chucky Computer Casemod is Not Child’s Play

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Chucky is your friend till the end. Brazilian mattress store worker and apparently huge Child’s Play fan Omar Madzoub built this impressive Good Guys box casemod to house his computer. It cost him $2000 and took 6 months to build. (Insert your own clever line about him working in a mattress store and ...

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Looptaggr Rolling Graffiti Tool

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The Looptaggr is the quickest way to endlessly spray paint your message. While we don’t condone vandalizing other’s property, there certainly are some legitimate artistic reasons why you’d need a repeating stencil painted on a long surface. The inner frame of the device is basically a bent metal coat hanger wrapped around ...

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FireHero: Flame Shooting Guitar Hero

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Chris Marion like playing with fire. In this case quite literally. He has taken it upon himself to create a flaming candelabra of sorts that is hooked up to a guitar hero controller. He used a microcontroller hooked up to a Guitar Hero guitar which is then programmed to control solenoid valves ...

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Steampunk Etch-a-Sketch

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The classic creative kid’s toy the Etch-a-Sketch gets the ol’ steampunk treatment with this version made by Reddit user Halokitty for a friend for Christmas (uhm hi, wanna be my friend too?). Many of the parts came from a 108 year old boiler she just removed from her basement. Although the knobs, ...

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This DS Lite Grip Ain’t Pretty But it Does the Job

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Apparently Nintendo’s DS Lite is quite popular with the older sect. But the issue is that older people have a weaker grip and may not be able to hold the handheld gaming device as well as the next most popular segment of users (12 year old kids). So one instructables user decided ...

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Pac-Man Nails

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Make that next home workshop project just a little geekier with homemade Pac-Man Nails. Sure you will need a hacksaw, metal files, a vice and an obscene amount of time and patience to get those nail heads to the perfect level of geekiness but isn’t it totally worth it? Yeah probably not. ...

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