CNC routers are wonderful machines, intricate cuts are child's play and you can make them over and over, but stationary tools take up a lot of floor space and what if you have a project away from your workshop, what then? Well, here's a tool you have to see the videos to believe and even then you may have your doubts because it's almost like magic, it's the Shaper Origin, a … [Read more...] about What Could You Create With the Shaper Origin Hand Held CNC Router?
Shinola of Detroit, Michigan is the encouraging story of a growing company in a city that has seen some very hard times. Hiring and training new employees from the local area, they began selling very high quality watches anyone would be proud to own, assembled right there in the Motor City, but it wasn't long before they branched out into other products, leather goods, bicycles … [Read more...] about Enjoy the Vinyl Record Renaissance with a New Shinola Runwell Turntable
If you were into computers or just getting started in the early 1980s, you already know all about the hugely popular Commodore 64. (64K of memory!) They were phenomenally successful, it seemed everybody had one, they were very affordable compared to competitors from Atari, Apple or Tandy and you could buy them everywhere. Well, time marches on, but fans of the original … [Read more...] about Vintage Computer Buffs Rejoice for the New Commodore 64
Standing desks are becoming a lot more popular now that everyone knows sitting in front of your computer for hours at a stretch isn't so hot for your health, but some of them can be bulky, complex and heavy, almost too much desk for the laptops we all use. X-Stand is a pretty sweet answer and it's one of those great examples of engineering simplicity that's light, portable, … [Read more...] about X-Stand is a Quick Way to Lift Your Laptop with Simple and Smart Engineering
If you were an aficionado of high end audio gear in the late 60s and 70s, you are familiar with the name Revox, whose reel to reel tape decks were prized additions on any stereo shelf because of their ability to deliver unsurpassed stereo sound. Today's resurgence in interest in analog audio has resulted in Project R2R, a cooperation between Revox and Horch House, to design and … [Read more...] about If You Love Analog Sound Revox Will Soon Have Your New Reel to Reel Tape Deck