Mystic Lantern

Last year I assembled a “Light Brick” kit (MAKE Magazine #18, http://makezine.com/18/lightbrick/). Well, I actually just completed the circuit board. I had trouble finding the materials for the cast plastic “brick” locally. Then I found, in the trash, a “tea candle” lantern with frosted panels. The light brick panel, placed... Read more »

Team Tailgaters – Park’n’Play

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  • 12/18/2012 @ 11:06 pm

The following instructions will guide you through the process of turning your Jeep, or another sport utility vehicle, into a multifunctional tailgating paradise. The Park’n’Play features a basketball hoop and a shelf that can hold a grill, food, etc. Read more »

Nailed It! Toenail Clipper for easy clipping

Our Mission is to help seniors trim their toenails, since the majority of the elderly can’t because of aging problems like: Poor Vision/Eyesight, Flexibility Issues, Thick toenails, etc. The contraption our team created (The EZ-Reacher Toenail Clipper) is focused on seniors who want to maintain their toenail-clipping independence without a... Read more »

Visualist, ’70s Video Effects

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  • 12/18/2012 @ 11:04 pm

The starting point of this project is an easy-to-handle video false color device, sound reactive and also suitable for a DJ. The input signal can be a PAL/NTSC video camera or video player. As output device you can use a flatscreen monitor or a beamer. The Visualist has mainly analog... Read more »