What The Hell To Do With This Nifty Inclinometer?

So there I was at the junkyard, sniffing out components for my next project, when I spied this... this really cool thing in a Mitsubishi Montero. A fully mechanical, self-contained inclinometer, all full of gimbals and balancers and general goodness! What the heck, I figured, and paid $5 for it. Now it sits on my… » 6/27/07 2:00pm 6/27/07 2:00pm

What To Do With All These Impala Emblems?

A big part of the motivation for building the 92-pound boombox was to do something with all the small car parts that have built up from 25 years of hanging out at junkyards. You know, you're at the junkyard to get something for a repair job and you spot some cool little gizmos you just want to take home with you, so… » 6/13/07 2:30pm 6/13/07 2:30pm