Tag Archives: launcher

Recommended Launcher

Palm Pre DIY Tips – How to Use Touch Gestures on the Palm Pre!

Well, I have been doing a lot of fiddling with my new smartphone Palm Pre.

Since I don’t like reading instructions when I do things and try to figure things out myself, I didn’t even realize the full potential of the Palm Pre on my first day.

UPDATE: Palm Pre now available on Amazon!

I decided to swallow my DIY-ego and read the instructions today.  Well, it turns out there’s more apps on the Palm Pre than I imagined after learning that apps also exists laterally, not just horizontally.

Click Here to Read Full Article

Leave a comment

Get a Snowball Launcher for This Winter!

Snowball Launcher can launch snowballs up to 50 feet.  Now, it’s really too bad that I live in California where there’s no snow unless I drive to Lake Tahoe.

However, if you happen to live in snowy country, I highly suggest you to get one of these cool snowball launchers for the winter.  Be careful though, snowballs can get pretty darn hard enough to break car windshields, especially if you can launch it 50 feet.

This toy blaster makes and launches softball-sized snowballs up to 50′, allowing rapid, long-range assaults du

Click Here to Read Full Article


Remote Fireworks Launcher!

Here’s a cool Remote Fireworks Launcher for launching those fireworks on Independence Day or New Years.

Although crude, this remote fireworks launcher will allow you to launch up to 5 fireworks at one time.

Bookmark this page if you are going to need this on the 1st of next year.


Leave a comment

DIY – How to Hack a Toilet Paper Launcher!


Kip Kay from Makezine shows you how to hack a “Toilet Paper Launcher”.

Of course, this is probably illegal if you launch TPs at your neighbors house but it might be a great way to cover your friend’s house with lots of Toilet Paper at graduation or his/her birthday.

via make

Click Here to Read Full Article

1 Comment

DIY – How to make your own Air powered BB Machine Gun!

I remember the days when I would buy a BB-Gun kit and build myself lots of guns and shoot them at my friends. (Well they were plastic BBs…)

Here’s a cool DIY on how to make your own BB machine gun powered by 40 PSI air. That’s a lot of fire power if you ask me. This machine gun is probably more dangerous than real guns at the speed which it can fire the BBs. (I wonder if you can use pellets…)

This item is unusual to be featured at Burnt Latke as it is pneumatic ̵

Click Here to Read Full Article

1 Comment

Gigantic Tennis ball Launcher!

Check out this gigantic tennis ball launcher! A must if you are trying to help your son or daughter become the next Venessa Williams. Just make sure to use a nice racket!

I built this launcher for a friend of mine after he helped me machine some custom aluminum frames for the 2005 ASME Regional Design Contest. It features a 2.5″ ID pvc pipe barrel (perfect for tennis balls) and a 4″ ID pvc chamber. The valve is a 2″ diaphragm spri

Click Here to Read Full Article