How I made a knife with this forge: http://youtu.be/g_teUu22sGQ This video shows how to make a simple and inexpensive tabletop forge out of a soup can with a plaster lining. The forge runs off of a common propane torch (spiral flame will work better...
Of all the great DIY projects at this year's Maker Faire, the one project that really caught my eye involved converting a regular old $60 router into a powerful, highly configurable $600 router.
Selling your used gadgets can help cut the cost of upgrading them. Here's how to make sure you're getting the most you can out of the resale market.
We feature a lot of do-it-yourself projects here at Lifehacker, but oftentimes they seem undoable because they require a skill you don't have. Thankfully, there are quite a few DIY skills out there that are much easier to learn than you think.
Rule #1 of DIY: Never settle for what you're given. You can upgrade and improve just about anything with a little knowledge and elbow grease, especially if you know a little about electronics.
How I built an electricity producing Solar Panel
This is part 1 of a complete panel video. There will be three inexpensive options of panel sealing.
Solar power is a hot topic that makes sense, it's free energy once the hardware is paid for. I will show you a resource where you can get free solar panels.
Most us who've had school lockers or rental storage units know that lots of people trust inexpensive padlocks to secure their belongings. Tactical studies weblog ITS Tactical proves that this trust is a false sense of security by opening the two most...
(More of on this and other belt/buckle designs at http://mobiobione.wordpress.com/paracord-belt-carabiner-buckle-3-0-and-3-1/) This is what you end u...
I am not an electrical engineer, nor do I have access to any fancy test equipment. I've built some antennas that worked for me and thought I would share what I learned. I have no idea if this is safe for your radio or wirel...
Australian Avocados - Learn how to grow your own avocado tree from an avocado seed with this easy step by step process.
A few months back we took you to night school and walked you through building your own computer from scratch. What we didn't do at the time is give you a suggest parts list for that new computer.
The world's most awesome igloo.