Personalized inserts for a coffee table- Made by my novice self with limited knowledge, skill, and tools.

Personalized inserts for a coffee table- Made by my novice self with limited knowledge, skill, and tools.

Coffee table with music themed inserts Finished picture first as always. Not perfect but acceptable! Read below for the tale of a novice attempting to make something pretty. Probably not the best way to make this, and I'm sure many of you will state in the comments better ways of doing it, but for my […]

Life-Size Glowing Minecraft Block

Life-Size Glowing Minecraft Block

Life-Size Minecraft Block My son loves Minecraft (what kid doesn't), so I thought I'd build him a Minecraft block for his birthday. I've seen small lamps before, but blocks in the game are one-meter cubes, so why not make one life size? A full cube would be too much, though, so instead I chose to […]

I made a portable retro gaming console with a Raspberry Pi and Wii U Pro controller!

I made a portable retro gaming console with a Raspberry Pi and Wii U Pro controller!

Finished product first! I'm quite happy with how it turned out, considering all the little details behind the scenes to make it work… Here's the key features: – Raspberry Pi 3 running RetroPie image – Can emulate all the classic gaming consoles you can imagine up to & including the N64! – Battery powered with […]

side table out of a Subaru engine

I made a side table out of a Subaru engine

Finished picture first, complete with Subaru all-weather floor mat drink coasters. Spinning the tabletop rotates the crankshaft. The only pic I have prior to cleaning. It ran, but burned oil and was overall extremely greasy. Me sandblasting. I hate sandblasting. Before this I steam cleaned it and pressure washed it, but that wasn't enough. After […]