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Tag: Plastic

DIY Camera Assembly Kit: Sold Separated

DIY Camera Assembly Kit: Sold Separated
We’ve seen a handful of still cameras that were made from scratch. Wouldn’t it be amazing if we all had the skills and resources to build our own cameras too? Unfortunately cheap and user-friendly 3D printers are still quite a ways off, so for now poor and dumb blokes like me will just have to settle for these DIY camera assembly kits from bargain gadget store DealExtreme.

TRON Armchair: Coming Soon to Your Living Room

TRON Armchair: Coming Soon to Your Living Room
Back in 2010, Cappellini presented the TRON Armchair, designed by Dror Benshetrit. Inspired by the Outlands of TRON: Legacy, only a handful of prototypes were made. Now it looks like these chairs will be going into mass production for Walt Disney’s Signature line, so you soon will be able to have one in your place.

Chef Sleeves are Baggies for your iPad

Chef Sleeves are Baggies for your iPad
I really like my iPad and my kids do too. My daughter often sits at the tablet in the morning eating breakfast watching Sponge Bob or something else on the tablet. I always worry she will spill milk on the iPad and it would be dead.

Army Men Bowl Reminds Me of Younger Days

Army Men Bowl Reminds Me of Younger Days
When I was a kid, me and a couple of my friends would sneak hairspray outside along with matches from my dad’s ash tray and spend some time having war with the little plastic army men complete with real flame throwers.

Tokyoflash Kisai Transit Watch: Hey Kids, What Time is It?

Tokyoflash Kisai Transit Watch: Hey Kids, What Time is It?
Tokyoflash is all about strange watches that normal folk can’t read. The latest of the watches from the company is the Kisai Transit and the thing is cheaper than many of the watches offered at Tokyoflash.

Glif iPhone 4 Tripod Mount: the Best $20 Piece of Plastic Your Money Can Buy

Glif iPhone 4 Tripod Mount: the Best $20 Piece of Plastic Your Money Can Buy
Despite having a rather unfortunate name, the Glif is actually a really good product idea. It’s a tiny mount which lets you put your iPhone 4 on a tripod with ease. Designed by Thomas Gerhardt and Dan Provost, this pint-sized piece of rubberized plastic mounts onto any tripod or camera mount with a standard 1/4″-20 thread.

Fluid Filled Dress: Mind Blown, Head Tripping

Fluid Filled Dress: Mind Blown, Head Tripping
Minneapolis artist Charlie Bucket (not the kid from Willy Wonka) knit himself a dress. But this thing isn’t just any old garment. The dress is made from 600 feet of knitted plastic tubing, filled with luminescent fluid.

Pick Punch Makes Guitar Picks Out of Anything

Pick Punch Makes Guitar Picks Out of Anything
I’m not a guitar player at all, I can get by on Rock Band in a pinch, but when it comes to the real thing I have nothing. That doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate how cool this Pick Punch device is though.

Bloom Battery Cordless Lamp Lets You Take Your Lighting With You

Bloom Battery Cordless Lamp Lets You Take Your Lighting With You
At first glance, this might look like any other minimal modern table lamp, but on closer examination, this unique lighting fixture cuts the cord and can go anywhere you go. Designed by Rob Slewe of BLOOM, the Battery portable lamp has a built in battery pack that provides enough juice to power a high efficiency 11-watt fluorescent bulb.

Wii Magic Stick Gives Your Wii-Mote D-Pad a Makeover

Wii Magic Stick Gives Your Wii-Mote D-Pad a Makeover
Do you love playing games with your Wii-mote, but prefer a joystick to a D-Pad? Well have I got something for you! The Wii Magic Stick is a cover that slides over your current Wii-mote and (sorta) turns it into joystick.

Makerbot Prints iPod Docks

Makerbot Prints iPod Docks
Sure, there are thousands of iPod docks out there, but how many of them were printed out on somebody’s desktop? Not many, I bet. This unusual dock was rendered using a MakerBot desktop 3D printer. Will Langford from BotMade used his desktop MakerBot CNC to create this iPod/iPhone charging dock.

4ithumbs Adds Tactile Keyboard to iPhone

4ithumbs Adds Tactile Keyboard to iPhone
If you’re an avid iPhone user, but long for the tactile feel of a real keyboard, this might just make your day. 4iThumbs new overlay screen gives your touchscreen keys you can actually feel when you press them.

Hand Grenade Xmas Ornaments: O Holy Hand Grenade

Hand Grenade Xmas Ornaments: O Holy Hand Grenade
I know, I know. Halloween isn’t even here yet and I’m talking about Christmas already. But when I saw these new ornaments over on Suck UK‘s site today, I had to mention them.

Bottle Tops: Dunce Caps for Canned Drinks

Bottle Tops: Dunce Caps for Canned Drinks
When I first saw this I thought it was one of those so-simple-it’s-brilliant kind of things,  but then I remembered how dirty the tops of canned drinks usually are. No rat piss on my Coke please, thank you.

Tv Armor Protects Your Flat Screen Tv From Kids, Flying Wii-Motes, and Other Ufos

Tv Armor Protects Your Flat Screen Tv From Kids, Flying Wii-Motes, and Other Ufos
So you just plunked down thousands of dollars on that shiny new flat screen HDTV. But you’ve got kids, and they like to throw everything from the remote to peanut butter and jelly sandwiches around the room.

Use a Table Saw to Cut Your Cake

Use a Table Saw to Cut Your Cake
Imagine the next time you have friends over to dinner, you bring out a delicious chocolate cake on the table, then proceed to hack it apart with a hand saw. Now you can slice and dice cakes and other tender foods with the Table Saw, a serrated kitchen knife that looks just like a hand saw.