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Binary-Chair01.jpg Binary-Chair02.jpg

Out of all of the PCB furniture I’ve seen, I think these Binary Chairs use the beige box materials most creatively. The computer case frame, the woven seats made from ethernet and ribbon cable– swoon!



BNR011000110110100001100001011010010111001001- 00110001 (low chair with cushion)

BNR011000110110100001100001011010010111001001- 00110010 (high back chair)

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Becky Stern

Becky Stern is head of wearable electronics at Adafruit Industries. Her personal site:



  1. wow those are cool

    oh btw go brooklyn!

  2. These are beautiful!

  3. ambiguator says:

    cool pieces of art.
    would not want to stub my toe, hit my shin, or rest my arm on one of these…

  4. Anonymous says:

    Looking mighty comfy, they are(n’t)…

  5. This is so cool. I wish I had one of these in my work room.

  6. good use for old computers

  7. AndrewS says:

    This is so cool. I wish I had one of these in my hackerspace.

  8. I have a scar on my right index finger from high school where I tried to unscrew the side panel of an old PC, slid and took a chunk of skin off, those pc side panels and pointy pcb corners don’t look super welcoming :)

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