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

Breaking Odds! Wert Encounters Strangeness In Detroit Parking Garage

Despite the fact that we know there's only so many signals our key fobs can use to transmit codes to our car for commands like "lock", "unlock" and "alarm", we're still kind of weirded out when we encounter through random chance, a vehicle sharing said signal. We guess we shouldn't be too surprised because as we… » 10/06/06 1:59pm 10/06/06 1:59pm