Redditor “mammakjeks” picked up a Tandberg model TV3-47 television from a second hand store for 30 bucks and proceeded to repurpose it into a unique liquor cabinet.

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As cool as it looks, the process could pose some danger. Therefore, if you plan on doing this yourself, you may want to learn how to properly and safely discharge the device, as it can apparently hold a charge for quite some time.

Check out the gallery below to see how it was done.

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Simone Giertz is too lazy to make breakfast but, interestingly, she was ambitious enough about said laziness to build a breakfast machine. As she puts it:

I was up for the challenge, because the best way to avoid real problems is to deal with fake ones.

Words to live by.

At any rate, her quest for more efficient laziness led her to buy a uArm robotic arm and program it to prepare her cereal.

Sure, there are a few kinks to work out. It’s in beta. BETA!

Check out the hilarious video after the break.

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Looking for some Fallout-inspired furniture to decorate your Vault-Tec bunker bar? If so, you should probably try your hand at making some Nuka Cola stools like Holly Green recently did. Green grabbed some bottle cap-shaped bar stools online that are being liquidated for $67 along with custom stencils from Vinyl Express to make the Nuka logo.

If you’re interested in making some Nuka-inspired stools for yourself, then head on over to Green’s blog for a detailed walkthrough.

(via Polygon)

pumpkin cooler

Looking for a way to make your upcoming Halloween party a little more interesting? Then you have to try making this Halloween Pumpkin Cooler from the Tipsy Bartender.

As the video will highlight after the break, all you need to do is to empty out a pumpkin, carve holes in the sides, fill said holes with beers (not Bud Light though…actual beer), and then fill up the interior of the pumpkin with dry ice. The end result is cool looking—and practical.

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cold boy

Sure, you can buy decals that make your fridge look like a Game Boy, but Daniel d’Entremont a.k.a. Mod Purist went a step further by turning his mini fridge into a playable system.

The Cold Boy mod involves the addition of an LCD screen, Raspberry Pi 2 and large wooden buttons. But the best part is that it still functions as a fridge.

Check out the video after the break…

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Inspired by a question posed by his wife, expert woodworker and engineer Matthias Wandel created a clever cake knife to cut hexagonal shapes.

“This project started when Rachel said “Now I have to cut the cake into squares or triangles”. My immediate thought was “why not cut it into circles, or hexagons?”. This got me thinking about a good method of cutting a cake into a hexagon honeycomb pattern.

The easiest I figured, was to make a knife that snakes through the honeycomb pattern …Testing the knife by pressing it down on some pine. I had actually shaped the handle to have a slight curve on the bottom of it so that the knife can be rocked back and forth a bit for cases where it needs to slice through some tough cake or pizza bottom. It left a nice indentation in the pine. so I’m confident that it can slice any cake.”

Check out more photos and a video of the hexagon cake knife after the break.

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A spot welder would be a useful device in any tool arsenal. If you’re handy, you can build one on the cheap using an old microwave. Matthew Borgatti can help you out with that using techniques culled (and improved) from other DIY spot welder builds.

The process is thoroughly explained in his project documentation. Files can also be found on Borgatti’s Thingverse page. Naturally, this isn’t a project for beginners.

See the finished spot welder in action after the break…

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This video comes from Dave Hax, who’s celebrating the 30th anniversary of Back To The Future by teaching you how to make a DeLorean out of Pepsi cans. He promises that you’ll be able to download his templates soon.

See how it’s done after the break.

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Who can resist the temptation of cookies? Certainty not this adorable baby. Not only did he slay the Cookie Monster to eliminate his competition, he also made him into a rug. Clearly, this baby is a maniac.

Creator Mike Warren of Instructables has generously shared all the details on how to create this awesome DIY monster rug and matching cookie pillows. All the pieces can be found at your local fabric shops and won’t cost you a hairy blue arm and leg.

“Bring everyone’s favourite cookie eating monster home with your own cookie monster rug. This iconic blue abomination was just begging to be remade into a bear skin rug. Using blue faux-fur fabric and some other textile supplies, I was able to make this rug in under an hour. This soft rug is great for kids, and the cookie pillows really make it complete.”

There’s more cute baby and cookie monster pics after the break. Plus a video.

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nerdy easter eggs

If you want to take your Easter egg game to the next nerdy level, these two options should provide all the inspiration you need.

First up Allison Murray of Dream a Little Bigger has posted a handy tutorial that will show you how to create some spectacular looking galaxy-themed eggs.

After the break, you can check out a video featuring the latest batch of pop culture Easter eggs from Barak Hardley.

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