Scale model cockpit FPV

cool scale cockpit video

Funny Zoo Snap

man enjoys elephant My wife noticed this in the family archives.

RC Nitro motorcycle racing

rc motorcycle Motorcycle racing in Lilliput.

Manned RC Multicopter

manned multicopter
Here’s an RC multicopter big enough to ride on!

Make: Talk 004

make: Talk 004
I had a fun time talking to Mark Frauenfelder in episode 4 of his new podcast, Make: Talk!

One Man Basement Band

one man band
I feel like I could be getting more mileage out of my right foot.


liberty vintage motorcycles An Etsy portrait. Thanks, Danny.

Tequila Sleeve

tequila the champs
Champs sleeve

Wolf-Stelzer Book Lamp

Book Lamp
My friend Tess just made the cover of ReadyMade with her cool lamp design.

Tree Stump Bug

Can this be for real? The design is so awesomely Thunderbirds. Via

The Nothing Box

nothing box


Thunderbirds are go
Are Go!

Command Center

command center
Sweet assemblage spaceship’s bridge.

Four Drano’s

Watch the sink slowly, all but disappear from the design .

Toothpaste Aerosol

toothpaste aerosol
Aerosol toothpaste

Archive for the 'Miscellany' Category

Mike Yates Remembers 1974

Friday, November 17th, 2006

Mike Yates remembers 1974 (continued)

Mike Yates Remembers 74

Saturday, September 2nd, 2006

minibike Yates Update.

Thread cutting for beginners

Monday, April 10th, 2006

tap and die

Make 05 hits mail slots

Monday, February 6th, 2006

make magazineMave vol. 05

Granite Countertops

Thursday, January 5th, 2006

granite countertops Install these Poor man’s granite countertops and save a bundle.

Ketchup Label Design Contest

Saturday, September 24th, 2005

ketchup label design contestBe a part of the next big thing, enter the FINKZ Tomato Ketchup brand identity design contest today and win cash and prizes. PRIZE PACKAGE UPDATE!


Patrick at Hive has donated a Gen-U-Ine ball clock to the prize pool, on the condition that I STOP making ball clock-related entries on finkbuilt.

Geez, this is getting good.

Thanks a million Patrick!

Build Your Own Diving Lung

Wednesday, August 24th, 2005

popular scienceMake your own diving Lung!

Weedeater Powers Racing Runabout

Thursday, June 16th, 2005

crackerbox boatTurn your lawn care equipment into an exciting mahogany racing runabout.

Update: (poor quality) Archive video added to Youtube.

Vintage paperback trading card swap

Wednesday, June 1st, 2005

vintage paperback cover artC’mon, Let’s trade! Vintage paperback cover art trading cards up for trade on finkbuilt.

Early winner in Keene giveaway

Tuesday, May 31st, 2005

Free Steve Keene painting awarded to the guy who “seems to want it the most”