Tags archives: neat




Taking The Easy Way Out

From the submitter: While I appreciate the skill displayed in the other booklamps produced , I feel they lack a certain kludge factor. I think I’ve achieved that here. Plus, no books were harmed in the making of this lamp! Submitted by: Amstrad




Mad Science Monday: Almost as Good as a Bionic Arm

From the submitter: So you have a ceiling fan in a room with a cathedral ceiling that needs a light bulb and no ladder available. Using a broom stick, an empty pill bottle, a hair scrunchy, a large chef’s knife, and some duct tape you can build Bulb Changing Tool 5000. Simply cut a series 1-1/2″ long slits lengthwise starting at the open end of the pill bottle to make a collapseable bulb holder.