Homebuilt

12.16.12
Homemade self-balancing unicycle uses an Arduino to keep upright
12.16.12

Homemade self-balancing unicycle uses an Arduino to keep upright

On the whim of a coin flip, Nick Thatcher once decided between building a homemade Segway, or a se...

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06.20.11
Jack Eisenmann's DUO Adept: a homebrew 8-bit computer built by a high-schooler (video)
06.20.11

Jack Eisenmann's DUO Adept: a homebrew 8-bit computer built by a high-schooler (video)

We've seen some impressive case mods and some wildly inventive DIY projects, but rarely have we...

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12.17.10
RepRap prints transistors, but fabs have little to fear
12.17.10

RepRap prints transistors, but fabs have little to fear

Budding hobbyists almost have it too easy these days, what with all the ready-made components, Mind...

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12.14.09
CoolerBot photographs nature, gets its power from it
12.14.09

CoolerBot photographs nature, gets its power from it

If you're into real life bunny wabbits and other such wildlife, but not a fan of the cold, wet and...

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06.21.09
DIY VR Game Gun packs built-in motion tracking, optional mullet
06.21.09

DIY VR Game Gun packs built-in motion tracking, optional mullet

Homebuilt motion controllers may be a fairly common occurrence these days -- especially with the Wi...

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07.27.06
The not-so-portable portable GameCube
07.27.06

The not-so-portable portable GameCube

Ben Hartland's so-called handheld GameCube here isn't quite in the same league as the homebrew wond...

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