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Tag: Metal

Sparxgear Fire Piston Lights Fires Easily

Sparxgear Fire Piston Lights Fires Easily
If you don’t have matches or a lighter, starting a fire can be tricky. There’s always the old steel-wool pad and 9-volt battery trick, but you will likely not have those items on you when you…
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TOAST! Dock Won’t Burn Your iPhone

TOAST! Dock Won’t Burn Your iPhone
Don’t tell your kids this, but for some reason, I always thought that smartphones looked sort of like something that would fit neatly into the slot of a toaster. Not that I’ve ever thought about trying…
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Arrow Door Handle: So You Never Flunk The Door Opening Test Again

Arrow Door Handle: So You Never Flunk The Door Opening Test Again
Most doors have huge “push” or “pull” signs stuck on them, but a lot of people still push (or pull) it when they’re supposed to pull (or push) it. A lot of doors open either way,…
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FLOTE Stand Makes Tablet Usage Hands-Free, Looks Cool Doing It

FLOTE Stand Makes Tablet Usage Hands-Free, Looks Cool Doing It
When it comes to choosing a stand for your tablet or e-reader, which matters more to you: portability, size, ease of storage, or functionality? If you answered ease of storage, then you probably won’t like the…
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Robot Nativity Scene: The First Robo-Noël

Robot Nativity Scene: The First Robo-Noël
I’ll start out by saying that I’m not particularly religious, so I don’t know if any of you guys will be offended by this. If you are, you’re probably reading the wrong website. When I stumbled…
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Tom Samui’s Junk Elf: from Recycled Car Parts, Not from Rivendell

Tom Samui’s Junk Elf: from Recycled Car Parts, Not from Rivendell
Swiss artist Tom Samui has been creating junkyard wonders for the last decade or so. He works with a team of 15 people creating these amazing sculptures made out of recycled automobile parts, like this intricate…
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Portal Bookends: For Science (Books)

Portal Bookends: For Science (Books)
The concept is simple. Left side: Test subject enters orange portal; Middle: ???; Right side: Test subject exits blue portal. While it’s not a wholly original concept, these aluminum Portal bookends look even more refined than…
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I’ve Got One Hand in My Pocket, and an iPhone in My Belt Buckle

I’ve Got One Hand in My Pocket, and an iPhone in My Belt Buckle
A lot of other iPhone cases can make your device look pretty or make it more convenient or more functional. And then there are others that aren’t exactly cases but sort of function in a similar…
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Recycled Steel Ravage Transformer: An Oldie but a Goldie

Recycled Steel Ravage Transformer: An Oldie but a Goldie
For his day job, Alan Yang sells hand-painted bone China wares, but this robot is anything but that. He’s also one of those Chinese guys who likes to make awesome steel Transformers, and is part of…
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Metal Wall-E Assembled from the Scrap Heap He Was Made to Clean Up

Metal Wall-E Assembled from the Scrap Heap He Was Made to Clean Up
We’re suckers for Wall-E. The little robot from the distant future is just the robot we can stake the future of humanity on. Now, assuming you’ve got the money to spare, you can have your very…
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Steampunk Robocop Sculpture: Your Move, Creep!

Steampunk Robocop Sculpture: Your Move, Creep!
Etsy sculptor Kreatworks is back with another monstrous metal artifact. This time, it looks like Robocop is ready to invade the Victorian era. The last time we mentioned his work, he had built a 1000-pound Jack…
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LockCircle Aluminum DSLR Cap: Expensive, for a Reason

LockCircle Aluminum DSLR Cap: Expensive, for a Reason
The cool looking LockCircle is an aluminum body cap for DSLRs, designed to replace the cheap – and not too snug-fitting – plastic cap that your DSLR comes with to keep dust out of the sensor…
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Command Key Ring Courtesy of 3D Printing

Command Key Ring Courtesy of 3D Printing
Have you ever wanted an awesome ring? Check out this Command Key Ring that you can order through Shapeways. The best part is that it’s 3D-printed to your own specs, so you know it’ll fit. The…
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5-Axis Milling Machine Carves Helmet from Block of Solid Aluminum

5-Axis Milling Machine Carves Helmet from Block of Solid Aluminum
I’ll start out by saying that this video has been floating around for a couple of years now, but it’s the first time I’ve seen it and thought it would be worth sharing for those of…
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Titanium Drinking Straws Laugh In the Face of Plastic Straws

Titanium Drinking Straws Laugh In the Face of Plastic Straws
Continuing in the tradition of geeky items none of us really need, the guys over at ThinkGeek have dug up another goodie – the titanium drinking straw. Yep – just what every one of us nerd-dorks…
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Scientists Create Stainless Steel That Resists Bacteria and Lasts Longer

Scientists Create Stainless Steel That Resists Bacteria and Lasts Longer
Today stainless steel is everywhere from the kitchens in restaurants and at home to the doctor’s office. The reason stainless steel is everywhere is that the material is easy to clean and lasts a long time…
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