Archive for May, 2011

Mouse Trap Booby Trap video

Posted: 18th May 2011 by YardGnome
Categories: 1 Star, Fun, Note

The Mouse Trap Booby Trap detailed instructions have been posted. Or, if you would rather watch a video of how to make one, here you go:

Mouse Trap Booby Trap

Posted: 8th May 2011 by YardGnome
Categories: 1 Star, Fun, Project

      This is a fun device which uses a mouse trap to set off a firework “burglar alarm”. It can be placed out of sight near where someone will disturb the trip string and – BAM! Watch them jump! A video overview of these instructions is here.


Posted: 7th May 2011 by YardGnome
Categories: Note

This is a collection of free, very detailed, how-to instructions for making a variety of do-it-yourself projects. It was inspired by realizing that, after I went to all the work of figuring out the details of making/doing something, I ought to document the process so others could make use of my experience. For an overview […]