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Earlier this week we had a laptop bag made from newspapers, and here’s a boat – Flickr user n2self writes – “Made from a base of cardboard and some sheets of thin foam insulation all held together with duct tape and papier mache. The last layer is our local paper called, appropriately, “the paper”. “ [via] – Link.


  • Laptop bag made from newspapers – Link.
  • Amateur Boat Building – Link.
  • Firebug – Build a boat and learn to sail – Link.
  • Construction of two Portugese style dinghies (small boats) – Link.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.

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