Archive for the ‘Note’ Category

Pringle Can Speaker Mod Video

Posted: 27th August 2011 by YardGnome
Categories: 2 Stars, Mod/hack, Note

Pringles is giv­ing away free speak­ers that fit a Pringle can for pur­chas­ing 4 cans before 10/31/11. This mod improves the sound and tilts the speak­er to aim at the lis­ten­er instead of straight up or lay­ing down. Free, detailed, instruc­tions are here. Update (June 28, 2012): Pringles is run­ning the pro­mo­tion again this year, […]

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: 


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 […]