VISIT OUR SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Tag: Kit

FlipBooKit: A Kit to Make Your Very Own Mechanical Flipbook

FlipBooKit: A Kit to Make Your Very Own Mechanical Flipbook
I love flipbooks. They just have this classic and nostalgic feel to them that makes them so special, both to the creator and to the spectators of the moving art that they hold within their pages.

Z.E.R.O. Zombie Apocalypse Kit Makes Sure You Survive Hell and High Water

Z.E.R.O. Zombie Apocalypse Kit Makes Sure You Survive Hell and High Water
There were a string of weird occurrences in the last couple of months involving some people going stark crazy because of the things that they managed to do. It’s too gruesome to describe in detail, but here’s one work that sums it all up: cannibalism.

DIY LED Nametag Kit: No, Your Name is Not Slim Shady

DIY LED Nametag Kit: No, Your Name is Not Slim Shady
While it’s not as flexible as say, one of those moving message board nametags, this one is definitely more geeky, since you have to actually assemble the electronic components for yourself.

Tha Business Self-Defense Kit: You Hold All the Cards

Tha Business Self-Defense Kit: You Hold All the Cards
Most people hear the word “card” and associate it with business (business cards), with celebrations for special occasions (greetings cards), or with failing grades (report cards). Few will actually relate “card” to something as far-fetched as, let’s say, self-defense.

LEGO Imperial Shuttle is Every Bit as Impressive as It Looks

LEGO Imperial Shuttle is Every Bit as Impressive as It Looks
You’ve gotta hand it to serious LEGO builders that they can really create impressive stuff with those little bricks. This LEGO Star Wars Imperial Shuttle is my current favorite. Wait, what’s that you say? It’s not a custom build job at all, but an official LEGO kit that any of us can build?

Darwin-Op Open Source Robot Kit Ready for You to Give It Life

Darwin-Op Open Source Robot Kit Ready for You to Give It Life
Head DOWN! The DARwIN-OP robotics platform has a head like Sputnik, mostly spherical but pointy in parts. The open source robotics kit has been spied in a new version that has open software and hardware along with an open platform for some all open robotic lovin’.

Make Like Edison and Build Your Own Lightbulb

Make Like Edison and Build Your Own Lightbulb
Priced at $59.95 (USD), this could be the most expensive lightbulb you’ll ever buy. But at least you’ll experience the thrill that Thomas Edison must have had when he creating his first working bulb. This science kit includes everything you need to make your own source of illumination – old school style.

Junimotion Kit Robot Will be Your Pal (for $4,000)

Junimotion Kit Robot Will be Your Pal (for $4,000)
This new humanoid robot will be available soon in South Korea thanks to a company name Robotro. The 15 inch-tall, 6 lb. robot is called the Junimotion and it’s a kit that you have to assemble for yourself.

Solar-Powered Dragonflies Are Beautiful, Flightless

Solar-Powered Dragonflies Are Beautiful, Flightless
Despite its disproportionate body-to-wingspan ratio, there’s something ever so graceful about a dragonfly in the air. Now, thanks to the guys at Japan’s Tamiya, you can can watch these amazing natural creations any time the sun is shining.

Gakken Mini Electric Guitar Kit Rocks

Gakken Mini Electric Guitar Kit Rocks
The guys at Japan’s Gakken Otona no Kagaku Magazine are at it again, this time, they’ve created a really cool kit that lets you build your own mini electric guitar. Now, I’m not talking about the type the comes with Rock Band or Guitar Hero either.

LED Menorahs: is It Too Early for a Hanukkah Post?

LED Menorahs: is It Too Early for a Hanukkah Post?
I know, we’re more than a month away from Hanukkah, but when I saw these awesomely geeky LED Menorah kits today, I just had to give them a mention. Heck, if it were the middle of April, I’d probably still write about them.

Gakken Gmc-4: 4-Bit Microcomputer Kit Won’T Play Crysis

Gakken Gmc-4: 4-Bit Microcomputer Kit Won’T Play Crysis
Sure, you might have just gone off and bought yourself a brand new 27-Inch iMac this week, but if that system seems like overkill for your needs, you could can always go to the opposite extreme.

Ice Tube Vfd Clock Kit: Time to Get Retro

Ice Tube Vfd Clock Kit: Time to Get Retro
There are certainly a ton of different ways to tell time, but this retro-modern digital clock is definitely one of the cooler designs I’ve seen in a while. The Ice Tube clock ($70 USD) gets its brilliant blue display thanks to an old-school Russian-issued VFD (vacuum fluorescent display) tube.

Pronto4 Strap-on Kit Converts Vehicles Into Real Life (Non-Transforming) Autobots

Pronto4 Strap-on Kit Converts Vehicles Into Real Life (Non-Transforming) Autobots
The Pronto4 strap-on kit from Utah-based Kairos Autonomi can turn any ordinary vehicle into an autonomous and unmanned one, able to follow waypoints and can go as fast as 90 mph. Of course, users also have the option to control their vehicles remotely.

Truth Detector Wristband Gauges Your Truthiness

Truth Detector Wristband Gauges Your Truthiness
Perfect for interviewing prospective job candidates, this truth-detecting wristband is a must have for human resources managers. The wearable TRUTH wristband uses a set of red and blue LEDs, tied to a circuit that measures GSR (galvanic skin response).

Meggy Jr Rgb Twitter Reader: I Think We Need a Meggy Senior

Meggy Jr Rgb Twitter Reader: I Think We Need a Meggy Senior
Evil Mad Scientist Labs have turned their open-source hand-held gaming platform, the Meggy Jr RGB, into a one-line Twitter reader. The Meggy Jr RGB is connected to a computer running a program that detects Twitter updates and then sends “”scrolling” data” one line at a time.