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Plastic you can mold in your home for DIY projects

Shapelock 500 gram tub
Shapelock is a plastic that is made moldable with only hot water and is perfect for all kinds of do-it-yourself projects.

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Electronics Pinball

Home-built Futurama pinball machine

Evan's custom Futurama pinball machine backbox
Pinball is great. Futurama is great. Home-built projects are great. Combine all three and you get a really cool result!

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Electronics Hardware

Homebrew microcontroller based hard drive LED bar graph

Faceplate
This is a PIC microcontroller project I did some time ago which turns my computer’s hard drive LED into a more interesting 10 LED bargraph display.

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Electronics

Old school relay computer

Harry Porter built a functional computer out of relays — including memory, ALU, registers, and all.

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Electronics

Gumstix – pre-built microcontrollers with many options

These microcontroller boards have options for wireless ethernet, wired ethernet, USB, and other goodies for semi-reasonable prices (as far as embedding in projects).