Tyfone 3D Printed Raspberry Pi DIY Smartphone Created For $180

Tyfone 3D Printed Raspberry Pi DIY Smartphone

Fancy building your very own DIY smartphone? If you do, you might be interested in a new project published over on the Hack-a-Day website by member Tyler Spadgenske.

The Tyfone 3D printed Raspberry Pi powered DIY smartphone has been constructed using a Raspberry Pi mini PC, FONA cellular module available to purchase from Adafruit, together with a 3.5 inch TFT screen and a 3D printed case as well as a few other components.

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Army Of 3D Printed Robots Controlled By Physical Movement (video)

3D Printed Robot

Sarah Petkus and Mark Koch have created an army of miniature Delta 3D printed robots that they have programmed to respond to physical motion as well as creating them a luminous 3D printed materials.

Watch the video below to see this interesting project demonstrated in real time as the army that will be 86 in size for the Light Play show at the San Mateo Maker Faire, running May 16-17th.

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Lego Computer Created By Mike Schropp

Lego Computer

Lego fans that are looking for an endlessly upgradable Lego computer case are sure to enjoy a look at this awesome Lego computer created by Mike Schropp.

The Lego computer case is complete built from Lego and finished with a a strip of light and buttons to finish the design. Internally the small form factor Lego PC can support 16GB of RAM and the latest Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processors.

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Desktop Trebuchet Launches On Kickstarter From $29 (video)

Desktop Trebuchet

Anyone who has fancied owning their very own medieval trebuchet may be interested in a new kit that has launched over on the Kickstarter crowdfunding website starting at just $29, allowing you to build your very own desktop trebuchet.

Designed by Kerwin Lumpkins the desktop trebuchet is a laser cut wooden kit that is capable of hurling gumballs 50ft at your enemies once constructed. Watch the video below to learn more about this awesome medieval addition to your desktop arsenal.

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GameBoy And Arduino gbg-8 Photo Printing Gun Created (video)

GameBoy photo gun

Russian media artist Dmitry Morozov has unveiled a new Arduino-based project he has created using a pea soup green original GameBoy created originally by Nintendo, together with a camera, optical relays and an original GameBoy thermal printer that has been modified to meet the new devices requirements.

As the title of the article suggests when you pull the trigger on the GameBoy camera gun a picture of whatever you are pointing out is printed out using the thermal printer.

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