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Category Archives: Make
While he was stuck at home, the self-taught Belgian woodworker of tchiksguitars decided to build an absolutely beautiful guitar out of a shelf in his living room. The shelf was made of Sapele wood – an exotic piece of lumber … Continue reading
Jalopnik is by far my favourite car news site! – cPaul Check it out at Jalopnik: https://jalopnik.com/the-history-of-wd-40-is-stranger-than-you-think-and-no-1841585147
My current guilty pleasure. Enjoying the enthusiasm and skill it takes to restore 50 year old Dinky, Hotwheels, and other toy vehicles. I’m pretty sure I lost this bus at Carillon Beach in the 60’s. Trauma!
Shipwright Service has been my go-to boat repair, modification, and refurbish team for more than 10 years. I would recommend them in a heartbeat. When I bought a very used and abused sailboat that others had walked away from, Josh … Continue reading
KATE SIERZPUTOWSKI in ThisIsColossal.com – OCTOBER 18, 2017 An 80-Foot Steel Kraken Will Create an Artificial Coral Reef Near the British Virgin Islands This past April a massive 80-foot steel kraken was purposefully sunk into the Caribbean Sea on top … Continue reading
Cool! The new (and stupidly inexpensive) Raspberry Pi is about to be released… Time to build something! Check out some cool PI project recipes at Instructables Raspberry Pi is a dynamic microcontroller that is capable of just about anything a … Continue reading
The Fixer’s Manifesto. Fixing is the unsung hero of creativity. And it really shouldn’t be. It’s the most common, humble and beautiful form of creativity there is. Let’s wear that belief proudly. Let’s notice and celebrate these little everyday triumphs, … Continue reading
WGN TV in Chicago traditionally broadcasts the video Yule Log. This year, along with an online version, they’ve become even more tech-savvy by offering a downloadable version for the iPod video. Warm and fuzzy yuletide-ness to go! Link … Continue reading
James McAdam’s bedside table for the paranoid converts into a club and shield in a matter of seconds! Link Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2006
Field & Stream magazine shows how to pack a survival kit into an Altoids tin. They present several versions, including the Pocket Kit, Day Kit, and Wilderness Kit. Link (via Life Hacker) Posted Sun Aug 27th, 2006
Reverend Rob Murray in Pinawa Manitoba Canada was pining for the ocean, so he built a dory out of wall paper paste and the local newspaper. With a couple coats of varathane to keep the paper and water separate, she … Continue reading