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I love this secret room — not only is it a nice build out of hardware store parts, but you open it by pulling on a book. Well, yeah! [via Hacked Gadgets]

John Baichtal

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  1. rogerwrhodes says:

    What do you want me to do about this

  2. Donna says:

    Do you not know the reference for a secret room which has its entry hidden by a bookshelf? Time to read the Diary of Anne Frank again, apparently.

  3. 65f100guy says:

    He needs to tighten up the cables to the latches more or include some turn buckles. As for the Anne Frank reference, that was a doorway hidden by a book case to an attic. This guy just wants to hide his personal things from prying eyes. Whoops, I misspelled porn.

  4. Should make it with RFID and base the opening on the distance of the book.