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After a long day of working on the homestead, nothing beats a warm soak in a rustic cedar hot tub that was built for under $1000.
Most propane-based projects only require a basic low-pressure source. You can build one from off-the-shelf parts.
Craft & Desig...
Build a tiny “Pepper’s Ghost” illusion to play holograms on your smartphone!
The PiKon telescope is an open source, 3D printed, Raspberry Pi telescope supported by a growing community of amateur scientists.
Platonic solids are great mathematical fun. Print, cut, and fold these shapes for homemade gaming dice — or use as templates for larger shapes!
You can grow a crystal around an LED light that's powered by magnetic induction.
You can whip up this super-easy edible paper in as little as 15 minutes and use it for secret messages, decorative foods, and more!
Use an Arduino and an H-bridge motor circuit to build an automatic can crusher
Build the “PinSim” cabinet controller and play VR pinball with real flipper buttons and an accelerometer-based nudge system!
Build a carnival-midway strength tester game using strain gauges and a comparator chip
Build a (pretend) bedtime scanner to repel creepy critters — so easy a kid can operate it.
Use moldable plastic to create great new practical jokes!
Use the new Pi 3 to make a touchscreen photo booth that instantly uploads to Google Photos!
Use a servo to flick a light switch mechanically — without ever touching 110V power — with this Wi-Fi “Turner Onner”
Oh! I just realized something... they're call spy "bugs" because they're the size of bugs. This FM transmitter is the size of a lady bug, specifically.
Drones & Vehi...
Turn your compressed air rocket launcher into the perfect lift-off for a glider. Perfect for testing out different wing and tail configurations.
If your google calendar reminders aren't enough to get you to your meetings on times, then maybe flashing lights will.
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