What If Mad Men's Don Draper Had a Computer?

We know Don Draper uses an iPhone, but what sort of computer would he use? PC modder Jeffrey Stephenson met the challenge with ease, designing this mid-century plywood enclosure to house a Silverstone TJ08 micro ATX tower. » 9/07/10 8:00am 9/07/10 8:00am

DIY Project: Motorbike to Electric Motorbike

There's a new Instructables page up that shows you how to mod your regular motorbike into an eco-warrior electric cycle. You'll be able to hit a top speed of 70mph after shelling out $3000 to complete the project. Thankfully, you'll probably make the money back in saved fuel in approximately a days use. The machine… » 4/13/08 10:00am 4/13/08 10:00am

Clarinet Gun Mod Artwork is Not for Band Practice

Take a peek at this insane clarinet mod, which causes the instrument to drop its musical roots in favor of something a bit more offensive. Unfortunately, there isn't an awful lot of information to go on, but the device clearly looks like an artwork installation, meaning it probably isn't going to be firing rounds of… » 3/23/08 10:15am 3/23/08 10:15am

Apple Floppy Drive Amp Mod is Retrofabulous

Check out this fantastic DIY project, which involves an Apple PC 5.2 Floppy Drive being modded into a fully functioning amp. I think you will agree; it looks quite amazing. The amp has four speaker terminals, face-mounted volume control, an RCA stereo jack and styling that makes us drool all over our now weakened… » 3/03/08 6:20am 3/03/08 6:20am

Segway Mods Taking Over the Dweeb World

We had no idea Segways were being modded even more than PCs. Of course, you can put crazy, gigantic wheels on the thing, but you can also add all kinds of containers to carry stuff, pull a trailer with it, gold plate it, turn it into a rickshaw, and of course, it wouldn't be an American invention without plenty of… » 11/05/07 8:10am 11/05/07 8:10am