F I N K B U I L T

Scale model cockpit FPV

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

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

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

The Nothing Box

nothing box

Thunderbirds

Thunderbirds are go
Are Go!

Command Center

command center
Sweet assemblage spaceship’s bridge.

Four Drano’s

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

Toothpaste Aerosol

toothpaste aerosol
Aerosol toothpaste





Archive for the 'Ukulele' Category

Cuckoo For Cocopunk

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

Although coconut shells do have some well established niche market uses such as novelty swimwear and small caged-pet shelters, I can’t help but to feel as though too many of them are going to waste. The New Altoids Tin? No I don’t mean as a mint holder, but as an improvised homebrew electronics project enclosure. […]

Uke Lamp

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

ukulele lampMake a Uke lamp.

Update: Finkbuilt reader Phil points out that the author of this lamp piece, c.c Beck, is another famous Marvel Comics refugee who ended up working for Fawcett after they absorbed and dismantled Marvel. Here is an interview with Charles Clarence Beck

Phill says:

A little correction, AFAIK neither C. C. Beck (or Otto Binder) ever worked for Marvel Comics

Project ukulele comes to a close

Thursday, July 7th, 2005

The final installment of building a ukulele from a kit.

Project Ukulele – Pearl inlay

Monday, June 27th, 2005

uke Part 4 of building a ukulele from a kit. An experiment in pearl inlay

Project ukulele – Neck and fingerboard

Friday, June 24th, 2005

ukulelePart 3 of Building a ukulele from a kit. Gluing on the neck and fretboard.

Project ukulele – Edge binding

Monday, June 20th, 2005

uke edge banding Part 2 of building the Grizzly Ukulele kit. Making and installing the maple edge binding.

Project Ukulele – Making the fretboard

Sunday, June 12th, 2005

uke kitPart 1 Building a ukulele from a kit. Making a custom fretboard.