Weekend Project: How to Make a Vortex Cannon

Weekend Project: How to Make a Vortex Cannon

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Shoot rings of smoke across the room with a Vortex Cannon!

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Weekend Project: Scanner Camera

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Turn a scanner into a camera that takes some pretty wild photos. An easy way to have fun with an old scanner!

Weekend Project: Make an Explosion Engine

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Make a DIY internal combustion engine that explodes into action just like the real thing! See the misfires and final test results!

Weekend Project: Mint Tin Amp

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Build a powerful pocket amplifier for your headphones and put it in a "curiously strong" minty case.

Weekend Project: 5-Minute Foam Factory

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Take used styrofoam and reuse it to make cool new things with this easy 5-Minute Foam Factory. Thanks to Bob Knetzger for the original project in Make: Volume 16.

Vortex Cannon - Full TV item.

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Paper cannon

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This video will show you my homemade paper cannon.When it first was released, this was the first and only paper cannon video on Youtube.The lighter is a Sunex.Tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jhF5wjU4xfsGunpowder tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ya8eKgm0zAQ (Armstrong's mix)Fuse...

Giant Vortex Cannon

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Veeery cool

12. The Air Vortex Cannon

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This video will blow you away. It blew Collin away, literally.Get all the details on how to do this yourself in our book, http://www.eepybird.com/book/Experiment 12: Air Vortex Guns and CannonsThe Air Vortex Cannon is a giant gun that can shoot a blast of air all the way across a gym. Spook your...

Weekend Project: Strung Out

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Make a unique one-string, electric or bass guitar out of PVC and wood.

Weekend Project: Compressed Air Rocket

  • Length: 6:0
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Project Update! -- Since the Compressed Air Rocket project was published in Make: magazine, it's been hugely popular. We have now released the next version of the Compressed Air Rocket v2.0 kit and a first-of-its-kind Air Rocket Glider. Find out about these projects and join the air rocket...

Learn How To Make A Power Tool Drag Racer

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This week, Bre Pettis takes you to the power tool drag races in Seattle. Learn how to make a racer!

Build a Solar USB Charger!

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GET A FREE DIY MINI-COURSE http://kipkay.com/DIYBUILD DIY STUFF EVERY MONTH http://kipkay.com/m02Get the schematics for this project: http://kipkay.com/docs/SUBSCRIBE on Youtube http://kipkay.com/subscribeLIKE on Facebook http://kipkay.com/likeFOLLOW on Twitter http://kipkay.com/followFacebook:...

BIG Vortex - A Building-Site Art Installation by realities:united for Amagerforbrænding, Copenhagen

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The new Amagerforbrænding Waste-to-Energy plant is an innovative model in the fields of waste management and energy production. It will be complete in 2016, just three kilometres from downtown Copenhagen. It will be the single largest facility of its kind in Denmark, costing 500 million...

Weekend Project: Make a Vacuum Former

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Here's a cheap and easy way to make 3D plastic forms like Stormtrooper costumes and tons of other things. Cost: around $20.

Vortex Cannon

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Visitors create "toroidal cloud" shapes by pushing a clear piston in the 42" diameter clear cannon. The air is accelerated as it exits through a small hole, resulting in an increase in velocity and concentration. This exhibit was designed and built by Hands On! and C.W. Shaw for the 'Cool...

Weekend Project: Potato Gatling Gun

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Here is a brand new version of the popular potato cannon built by the DeRose family and shown at this years Maker Faire.

Weekend Project: Ultimate Fog Chiller

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This fog chiller creates an eerie layer of fog that floats along the ground. Perfect for spooky haunted houses or displays.For more great projects: http://www.makezine.comSubscribe to Make Magazine: http://bit.ly/MakeMagSubPick up the Halloween Edition: http://bit.ly/MakeHalloweenEdition

Weekend Project: New Life For Old Zip Drives

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The good old Zip Drive introduced by Iomega in late 1994 served it's purpose as a medium-capacity removable disk storage system until obsolescence kicked in as it was replaced by flash drives as well as rewritable CDs and DVDs. Here are a few things you can do to give new life to that outdated...

Weekend Project: Make a Spiderman Gun!

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Modify a hot glue gun and shoot streams of sticky web goo all over your haunted house!

Weekend Project: Truth Wristband

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Are you telling the truth? This fun and easy to build kit uses the galvanic skin response to become your very own personal lie detector.

Vortex / Hail Cannon . Welland Steam and Country Rally 2010

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Vortex / Hail Cannon at 46th Welland Steam and Country Rally http://www.wellandsteamrally.co.uk , Woodside Farm (WR13 6NG), Worcestershire , mid-way between Upton-Upon-Severn and Malvern. see it for yourself at 2012 , 48th Show - Friday 27th, Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th July 2012A Hail...

Weekend Project: Mini Fume Extractor

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Candy tin fume absorber helps keep your air clean and your lungs healthy. Get the PDF for this project here: http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2009/09/weekend_project_mini_fume_extractor_1.html. More great projects at http://www.makezine.com

Weekend Project: Make a Talking Booby Trap

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Having trouble with people snatching your stuff? Did someone take your lunch from the company fridge? Here is an inexpensive, sneaky gizmo you can make to keep those sticky fingers away.

Weekend Project: Build an Ornithopter

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It's a flying flapping machine powered by a rubber band. Make your own for about $10.

How to Make a Foxhole Radio

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During World War II, GIs in the field built really amazing simple radios to listen too. These were made with materials that they could get their hands on and were small enough to carry around in a big pocket. You can modify this design if you want to set it up so that it's tuneable too! To see...