Rayguns from lamp shades

Fun & Games

Personally, I find the Indy Mogul/Backyard FX videos a lot of smoke with little heat or fire, but YMMV. Here they make some retro rayguns from junkshop parts.

Retro Ray Guns – [via] Link

6 thoughts on “Rayguns from lamp shades

  1. Brandon says:

    That would be awesome to put LED’s on with some lazer sound effects…

    And #1 is my favorite!

  2. Simon says:

    Just being pedantic but it’s pronounced wet-a not way-ta. It is a big bug only found down here in NZ. Look scary but generally harmless. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weta

  3. Simon says:

    Bah! Should have read the Wiki article more closely. They are found in other places as well as NZ!

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

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