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Spotted in the MAKE Flickr pool, photo and build by user JustJon. It uses an Arduino + adafruit Wave Shield to play the Doctor Who theme and flash the siren light. There’s more info, plus video, at JustJon’s personal site.


Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I write for MAKE, serve as Technical Editor for MAKE magazine, and develop original DIY content for Make: Projects.



  1. Simon says:

    Cool! Technically the door should open inwards on a TARDIS. On the real Police Boxes the doors did open outwards though.

    Not a lot of people know that. Fewer still probably care :)

    1. Collin Cunningham says:

      hmmm … perhaps that incongruity was an intentional extra layer of galifreyan security thrown in.

      in any case – nice work!