Blu-Ray Phaser, Steampunk Mech Walker, Laser Pumpkin...

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Nov. 8, 2007

Welcome back!

DIY Halloween 2007 Contest closed and we're judging hte entries now. All of the amazing costumes, jack-o-lanterns, food, and gadgets that were entered can be seen here.

Check out all the cool Instructables that came in this week!

Blu-Ray Laser Phaser!
Take the Blu-ray laser from a PS3 and install it into a Star Trek phaser for under $100.
posted by Kipkay on Nov 6, 2007

Mystic Lord costume: horns, armor, silk painting + more (oh my)
Make your vision of a deluxe costume a reality with this detailed Instructable.
posted by houseofdarkly on Nov 4, 2007

Guy Fawkes Mask in Origami
The 5th of November just passed, but you should still try out this impressive mask that's made from one square of paper.
posted by chosetec on Nov 5, 2007

Over $5,000 in prizes!

Paint Your Car With Rustoleum
Give your car a new look without paying out the nose for automotive paint.
posted by DrSimons on Nov 6, 2007
Build your own steampunk chicken-walker mech
Why bother walking around all night when you can build a steam-powered robotic walker? Or at least look like you did.
posted by Bug on Nov 4, 2007
Ikea Aquascape on the cheap $12
Liven up your room with this underwater garden. It can be as simple or complex as you want it to be.
posted by sleighbedguy on Nov 4, 2007
Six-armed Hindu goddess Kali Costume
Unleash the violent goddess within and experience what it's like to live with six limbs.
posted by nicemag on Nov 5, 2007

Win a laser cutter worth over $15,000!

Your NES may be dead, but here's a way to revive your old Zapper into a powerful laser pointer.
posted by Darkeru on Nov 3, 2007
Laser Pumpkin
Perfect for the front porch or as a party decoration, this hacked jack-o-lantern explodes with lasery goodness!
posted by novalasers on Nov 4, 2007
Magic Table
Build a table that can hide away all your tools with a quick flip!
posted by msolek on Nov 6, 2007
Now go build something awesome, and I'll see you next week!

eric - Eric