Instructables: exploring - technology - halloween - steampunk - featured Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:51:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Homunculus - The Mechanical Mystical Oracle
Homunculus - The Mechanical Mystical Oracle - More DIY How To Projects]]> r570sv Ok - so what is this supposed to be… the back story on this I tell people is that the skull is from a 19th century mystic who’s grave was robbed and that his skull that ended up in some carnival side show back in the early 1900s. I found it in a basement of some run down Victorian house and re-cons...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 08:44:40 PST
Fiber Optic Steampunk Squid Lamp
Fiber Optic Steampunk Squid Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jordan Bell This is a lamp made from solid brass and copper, as well as walnut wood and electrical components. It is designed to fit the Neovictorian or Steampunk style, but also refrains from using decorative cogs, etc. The goal was for the lamp to feel at home on Captain Nemo's desk. Many species of squid are...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:52:29 PDT
SteamPunk Lego LED Octopus
SteamPunk Lego LED Octopus - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tater Zoid After creating my LED Lego Octopus, I decided to put a SteamPunk theme on my next one. This Lego Octopus is similar to my last one but I was able to streamline the wiring process a bit. I also added Lego Technic gears and 18k gold paint to give it the SteamPunk aesthetic. I used orange LED lights th...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:19:52 PDT
Make a steampunk pumpkin. A SteamPunkin.
Make a steampunk pumpkin. A SteamPunkin. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Windsbro The pun was too good to pass up.  I was going to do a painting of something like this, but with Halloween around the corner I thought I'd take a shot at the real thing.  It was pretty easy and only took a couple hours and a few bucks.  Endless possibilities here if you want to do something a little ...
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Sat, 20 Oct 2012 18:05:36 PDT
Steampunk Gatling Gun Arm
Steampunk Gatling Gun Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> V-Man737 I often get excited about Halloween. Nothing is cooler than dressing up in your favorite outlandish style (creepy or not) and collecting a bag full of free candy!This Halloween, the coolest ideas for costumes are anything Steampunk. And if that Steampunk costume has this gun as part of it, your cool...
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Sat, 31 Oct 2009 09:00:51 PDT
Steampunk Safety Lab Goggles
Steampunk Safety Lab Goggles - More DIY How To Projects]]> V-Man737 I made these before thinking about documenting the process. It was a ton of fun!The base is a set of chem lab safety goggles, wrapped in leather from last year's cowboy costume. Pretty much everything is hot-glued on. I love hot glue.The eye-rims are flashlight caps spray-painted gold. The lenses in...
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Fri, 30 Oct 2009 10:47:00 PDT