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Arduino Powered Beer Bottle Opener

A lot of people will enjoy the luxury of being able to have a beer at home, on your couch, while watching your favourite sport on the TV. However, …

Save Time And Water With This DIY Automatic Shower Timer

If you’re looking to reduce the amount of time you spend in the shower, this DIY setup starts a timer automatically as soon as you close the door.

If …

DIY

Clear your driveway with this super cool 3D printed RC snow blower

Winter weather can be dangerous, but is mostly just annoying. And I’m not just talking about the cold, the slippery roads, the traffic jams, the …

3D

The Wheel from This Guy Keeps on Turning

Mobile bands (not the cellular kind) playing while on the go are nothing new. In fact, there was a festival (Streetcar Mobile Music Fest) in Portland, Oregon back in October of last year, where different bands played on street cars that traveled all over the city. While that may have been mobile, …

These Motorized Skates from 1906 Have Tiny Gasoline Engines

A 1906 issue of Scientific American examines motorized roller skates exhibited at that year's Paris Automobile Show. There were several models in …

Gasoline

洗濯機付き自転車

後輪に小さな洗濯機を備えるコンセプト自転車。汚れもの、洗剤および水を入れると、街中を走行しながら電気を使わせずに洗濯ができて、移動と家事を同時に行い、とっても便利。

デザイナー:Barbora Tobolova 【詳しくはこちら】

Automatischer Tellerwäscher aus dem 3D-Drucker

Der Student für Maschinenbau Filip Sjöö aus Schweden hat mit seinem 3D-Drucker eine Maschine gebaut, die beim Tellerwaschen hilft. Auch wenn es für …

Rapid Prototyping? Yeah, There’s a Marketplace for That.

Whether working with a shop, a local supplier or a company you think operates out of the Southern Guangdong province, there’s always a need to find a …

Rapid Prototyping

Design Fail, 19th-Century Edition: 18 Patents That Didn’t Change The World

Enough about world-changing designs. Here, drawings of 18 crackpot ideas, from fake leeches to walking stick guns, that never quite made it.

A walking stick that doubles as a rifle. An artificial leech. A cravat that conceals spikes to protect its wearer from being strangled. A corset with …

Victorian Era

21 Incredible Maker Ed Kits For Learning

21 Incredible Maker Ed Kits For Learning

Note: This post began as a kind of last-minute gift ideas for students post, but all of the coolest stuff we

Robots

KeyMe la app que te permite sacar un duplicado de una llave solo con una foto

Existen apps que buscan hacernos la vida más fácil o socorrernos en situaciones complicados. Tal es el caso de KeyMe, una aplicación que permite a …

Even Our Balloon Animals Will Soon Be Made By Robots

DARPA's ATLASis an impressive feat of robotics engineering, but despite representing the bleeding edge of automatons, it's slow and clumsy when it …

Robots

Sean Headrick's DIY Mechanized Drafting Table

Speaking of drafting tables, carpenter Sean Headrick decided to build his own out of baltic birch ply, and featuring human-powered adjustability …

DIY

I Want to Ride in This Hot Tub Tug Boat

Toot toot! I have discovered the apotheosis of transit and it is a hot tub tug boat. HotTug is both real and as incredible as it sounds, a hot tub …

Tugboat

Puzzlecluster Turns Old Phone Parts Into a Supercomputer

The processors of no-longer-needed-smartphone can plug into this concept for a simple supercomputer.

The Puzzlephone is a novel idea about how the phone of the future should be built. It's a modular phone concept in which each part can be individually upgraded, meaning you needn't buy a new phone to …

Phones

3D Print Your Own Portable Counterfeit Currency Detector

For those of you who are still paying with cash or, more importantly, taking cash payments, an Instructables contributor, Carmelito Andrade, shared …

Detectors

Code your own climax with this customizable vibrator

Putting an Arduino board into a dildo may sound, um, painful, but sex-toy company Comingle says it opens up a whole new range of sensations beyond "slow" and "fast." "The Mod," a crowdfunded vibrator, "makes it easy for you to create vibration patterns, connect sensors and controllers, and …

Now You Can 3D Print Your Own DIY Knitting Machine

Circular Knitic. Images courtesy the artists

Varvara & Mar, the art duo comprised of Varvara Guljajeva and Mar Canet, have recently released an open-source knitting machine which can effectively be reproduced by anyone with access to digital fabrication tools like 3D printers and laser cutters. "By …

3D Printing and Beer: Tangible Labs Brings 3D Printed Beer Taps to Fruition

I don’t know about you, but when I’m sitting at home, designing files to print on my desktop 3D printer, I oftentimes enjoy a cold beer, usually a …

3D Printing

3D Printing the Wimshurst Influence Machine: It’s Not Just for Mad Scientists Anymore!

Author and 3D print aficionado Jake von Slatt noticed that during the dry winter months, larger than usual amounts of static electricity were being …

3D Printing

Visual Feels: LEGO Acid House

2014 is the year LEGO officially became gear. As you might remember from this EB.TV feature, the last 12 months produced some cute-as-hell LEGO turntables. Now here’s a sweet bit of technic that generates hypnotic Acid House. Personally, I’m still waiting for the LEGO 808 so I can finally form the …

Chameleon Bag

Make: Projects

The Chameleon Bag is an interactive messenger bag with a reactive front panel. I wanted the bag to display animations and patterns across its front flap as the user places different RFID-tagged objects into it, and I accomplished this by combining a Boarduino microcontroller and an …

Mechanical Iris Will Make You Want a Laser Cutter Even More

Mechanical irises are very intricately designed mechanisms that are mesmerizing to see in action — and if you have a laser cutter, you could make one …

Machinery

The Petroglyphomat – Positive vandalism machine by Lorenz Potthast

The Petroglyphomat is a a mobile, computer operated milling machine, that can send messages to a distant future by engraving them into ancient …

Solving the World’s Largest Rubik’s Cube (17x17x17)

At 17x17x17 this is the world’s largest rubik’s cube. It took Kenneth Brandon 7.5 hours to solve this beast but you can watch a condensed 6-minute …

Paper Airplane Machine [video]

Paper Airplane Machine [video]

Norway Has World’s First Bike Escalator

Bicycling is a cheap and healthy way to get around, but a steep hill can become a casual cyclist’s Achilles’ heel. Luckily, the Norwegian city of …

Escalator

Pasta Making Machines' Mesmerizing Extrusions

It's a clinical way of looking at it, but that's what pasta is: A bunch of extrusions. The same production method used to make aluminum cooling fins, …

Wing Chun

Do it yourself: Dieses Mini-Haus kann man selbst nachbauen

Ein US-amerikanisches Pärchen hat mit seinem 20-Quadratmeter-Domizil so viel Erfolg, dass es die Pläne zum Mini-Haus nun online zu kaufen gibt.