X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Slink-O-Matic: the Slinky Walks Alone

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

Ah, there’s nothing quite like a truly unuseless invention. The Slink-O-Matic does one thing, and one thing only – it keeps a Slinky going indefinitely.

slink_o_matic_slinky_machine

Created by Jim Sellers, the machine just gradually shifts said Slinky from side to side without need for such pesky annoyances as a pair of human hands or a staircase to walk down.

According to Sellers, it actually does serve one other purpose. “(The Slink-O-Matic is)…useful in determining whether one is in the northern or the southern hemisphere. Due to Coriolis forces it will “slink” from right to left in the northern hemisphere and from left to right in the southern hemisphere.”

[via Make: via OhGizmo! via Neatorama]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

More from Awesomer Media...

theawesomer logo
Pokémon Snorlax Bean Bag Hacksaw Ridge (Trailer) Deal: Jumper Overnight Travel Bag MTV Classic 95octane logo
Final Aston Martin DB9 Cars Roll off Assembly Line Hennessey HPE 1000 Challenger Hellcat Tears up the Dyno Lotus Elise Race 250 Ready for Track Day Fun SYNC 3 finds a Home in All the 2017 Fords mightymega logo
The X-Files Theme in a Major Key Sounds Oddly Cheerful This Rancor Cosplay Is Simply Awesome Little Shop of Sarlacc How X-Men Apocalypse Should Have Ended
Advertisement