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Amp DIY – How to Make a Transformers Vacuum Tube Amp!

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For those of you Transformers fans who like to tinker with amps, you should really take a look at this great article on how to make a vacuum tube amp.   Very inspiring, I wouldn’t mind having one of these sitting in my living room.

Schematics are available for those up for the challenge.

This past summer I saw Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and I was inspired to build an enclosure for a vacuum tube amplifier that incorporated the Decepticon logo. The tube amplifier repla

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Amp Hack – How to Make a Stereo Vacuum Tube Amp!

Thinking about building yourself one of these cool Vacuum Tube Lamps?  I think these are more artistic than anything.  Who cares how it works, it “looks” great.  I WANT ONE!

The basic circuits are rather similar, but the new project has a number of differences. Most notably it is easier and less costly to build. The rather large output transformers used in the original project have been replaced by ones that are considerably less weighty and less costly. This alone makes for a $40

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Hey Seth, Please Take Down your YouTube Video, You are not a Real Blogger Guy!

Here’s my video response to Seth the fake blogger guy:

video://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qXTGLNh-Kc

Why am I so furious?  Because I am a blogger guy and I don’t need AT&T using blogger guys’ credentials to ruin my reputation.  We don’t LIE to consumers. #AT&T #FAIL

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Best BackPack Vacuum Review!

Forget traditional vacuums, if you want to save your back and also vacuum faster, you need to get one of these shoulder/backpack vacuums that will allow you to quickly suck all that crap out of your house.

So, without delay, here’s my pick for a great backpack vacuum based on price and quality:

Hoover Commercial Shoulder Vacuum – The Hoover commercial vacuum is actually chiropractor-designed, meaning it’s probably not going to hurt your back much plus vacuum itself works great since it’s rated “commercial”.  The price isn’t bad too an

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Garden Green DIY – How to Convert a CarPort into a GreenHouse!

Living in the city most of my life, I am having some withdrawls for a garden.  Anyways, if you have an old carport laying around, here’s how to convert it easily into a greenhouse and grow your favorite plants. – link

Also check out these cool E-books you can buy:

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First Look at iPhone 3G S!

Okay, here we go again, another new iPhone 3G S!  Well, that’s still not going to convince me enough as I truly hate AT&T’s guts so I will just wait until Sprint gets one. (probably never, maybe I should just try a Palm Pre)

Here’s some first looks into the iPhone 3G S, courtesy of Macrumors.

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DIY – How to Make an LED Matrix Dice!

For all you gambling-addicts, you might be surprised to learn that there is a way to simulate crap dice on an LED matrix, here’s a cool DIY project for that.

    Fact: I am a new D&D player. Problem: Having to roll many kinds of dice, which get lost and end up it other player’s hands. Solution: Build an n-sided dice. Method: Take two 5×7 led displays, connect them to an ATmega168, toss in a Freescale’s 3-axis MMA7260QT accelerometer and program some code.

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Arduino Hack – How to Make a Sonar Distance Twitter Buzzer!

Here’s an interesting gadget that will respond to how far you are away from the computer and also twitt your distance. I am not exactly sure what the point of this is but I am sure it can easily be applied to system security and related things.

arduino & sonar returns your distance away from the computer and it is displayed on the screen. the farther away you are from the computer the larger the text and the greener the screen. the closer you are, the smaller the text and the redder the screen. get within 5 inches and a buzzer alarms. distance is twittered.

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Web Designer DIY – How to Design Drop-Down Menus!

As a web designer, I can hardly find enough time nor space to put nicely designed drop-down menus.  Part of the reason why even this site lacks drop down menus is the fact that it would slow the site down greatly, as it’s slowing down too much due to too much information.

On the bright side, drop-down menus can come in handy for users to navigate your site.  There’s a lot of old javascript ones and the new CSS & AJAX ones that I like.

Smashing Magazine doesn’t get into the nitty gritty javascript and CSS but they do g

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Food Hack – How to Make French Fries from Scratch!

I’ve actually done this a million times, make french fries from scratch using real potatoes.  It’s actually a great way to make french fries as your fries will end up tasting very fresh and homemade.

Of course, I have to point out that after you cut the french fries, make sure to store them in the freezer right away if you are not going to fry them as they will turn brown and not taste as good.

Easy fast french fries made from scratch! These are the best fries you will ever have. Season them to your taste – salt & pep

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