Bumpin’ Pumpkin Stereo System

Bumpin’ Pumpkin Stereo System
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Though it may only last a few days, what better way to bring the beats to a Halloween Party than through a stereo with pumpkin enclosures? Steve Meade did just that with 500 watts driving a main channel, crossover, and a subwoofer. To boot, the whole system is powered internally by its own battery.

I particularly like how Steve carved insets for the speakers with a razor blade — not the easiest thing to do. The final look is sharp, and the sound seems utterly bone-rattling.

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In addition to being an online editor for MAKE Magazine, Michael Colombo works in fabrication, electronics, sound design, music production and performance (Yes. All that.) In the past he has also been a childrens' educator and entertainer, and holds a Masters degree from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program.

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