O Rly owl scarf

I finally finished my last unfinished knitting project, this scarf with two O Rly owls on it. It’s for my friend Justin, who asked for it special. One end says “O Rly?” and other other, “Ya Rly.” I made a pattern you can download, as well, if you want to... Read more »

Wii homebrew apps now possible

A few days ago at the 24th Chaos Communication Congress a Wii hack was demonstrated that allows arbitrary software to run on the Wii console. Previously, the console was only available via the Gamecube emulation mode. This new hack will allow folks to write homebrew software that can take advantage... Read more »

Tube amp rebuild

I love old tube guitar amps. I wish I’d never gotten ride of mine. Here’s a rebuild and mod of 1961 Kay 503A instrument amp. Tube Amp Rebuild (and Mod) – Link Read more »

HOW TO – Fossilize your hamster

This book looks great, here’s the blurb from Amazon… – How can you measure the speed of light with a bar of chocolate and a microwave oven? To keep a banana from decaying, are you better off rubbing it with lemon juice or refrigerating it? How can you figure out... Read more »

Hacking mice to better control cameras in 3D space

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The “Three Blind Mice” project takes three old mechanical mice and connects them up to an AVR microcontroller to feed their input into a PC to control 3D graphics in VVVV. Nice hack with a how-to included. Three Blind Mice – Link Read more »

Best of CRAFT

Here are some of my favorite posts from the CRAFT blog this week: Trombone Cozy – Link. Knit Lobster – Link. Fun with Casting Resin – Link. Cassette Tape Business Card Case – Link. HOW TO – Flat Pack Desk – Link. Read more »