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Mash-Up Contest Winners Announced Answered

Instructables and ReadyMade magazine are happy to announce the winners of the Mash-Up Contest!

We judged from among the over 180 entries, with an amazing variety of mash-ups. Clearly, almost anything can be repurposed with some skill and imagination!

ReadyMade and Instructables are happy to salute that innovative spirit, and award some cool prizes.



Grand Prize!

Winner of a Coby Personal Media Player 4.3" widescreen with video recording and SD card slot, a $250 Michael's Gift Card, and an Instructables robot t-shirt.

Stool made from bike parts and crutches by zieak



First Prize - These two First Prize winners will each receive a sewing machine (a Janome HeartTruth sewing machine or a Singer sewing machine) and an Instructables robot t-shirt.

Super iPod by sun

USB Cooling Fan
(from a broken drive)
by BlindSight



Second Prize - These ten Second Prize winners will each receive a VPX Black & Decker tool set and an Instructables robot t-shirt. Winners shown in alphabetical order.

The Apple Remote WatchBlu-Ray Laser Phaser!Boom BagGas Powered ShredderHow To Make A Dressy Hoodie

Light Up Top Lightshow

Make:NYC Badge Contest entryNES ZAPPER!!!Pole Saw to Gutter Rake ConversionTime Warp



Since the Mash-Up Contest was limited to US entries, these otherwise awesome projects weren't eligible; we'll try to do something nice for the authors. Check out their great ideas!
How to build a wood fired hot tub
Make a digital clock from an old B&W laptop
Toilet paper roll - lamp
CAFFEINE BOOST YOUR HOME WIFI
Air Canada Sound Pillow
Network Cards Notebook


Voting was done by staff at Instructables and ReadyMade magazine. Winners will be contacted via Instructables private message with prize claim instructions.

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Weissensteinburg (author)2007-12-10

I never saw that seat...awesome! Congrats, everyone!

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I know, same here! That is hands down an awesome Mash-Up!

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zieak (author)Brennn102007-12-16

Thank you. I had the idea rumbling around for a while and this contest finally got me in gear to make it. Originally i had thought of making an end table using wooden crutches for legs.

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T3h_Muffinator (author)2007-12-11

Congrats everyone!

HECK YEAH, ZIEAK! WAY TO GO!

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Goodhart (author)2007-12-10

LOL

You got me.....I didn't re-read it when I wrote that....oy vey !
I meant I need to get things cleaned up and cleared away so I can work in my work station, and put something together for my first instructable. *sigh*

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Brennn10 (author)Goodhart2007-12-11

Cmon Goodhart, you can do it!

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Goodhart (author)Brennn102007-12-11

As soon as I can move my wife's junk somewhere else

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Goodhart (author)2007-12-11

That's ok, I re-read it myself and

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didn't know what it meant LOL

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Kipkay (author)2007-12-10

WOW! Very cool! I've enjoyed adding to the world of Instructables. Thanks for giving me a Second Prize! Big congrats to zieak!

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babblin5 (author)Kipkay2007-12-10

Holy crap! Now we can duel with cordless drills...lol! Thanks for the prize, and HUGE props to Sun and Blindsight! 8D

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sun (author)2007-12-10

Thank you! I got the first prize! Wow!

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LMO (author)2007-12-10

Great mashing everyone! Good job and congratulations to all - this was fun!

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aintMichael (author)2007-12-10

Super cool! Thanks! GREAT JOB EVERYONE! MORE EXCLAMATIONS!!!!! Weeeeee!!!!!!!!!

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Brennn10 (author)2007-12-10

Congrats to all the winners!! I was hoping to win a prize, but there were so many great Instructables!! Congrats everyone!

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Goodhart (author)Brennn102007-12-10

:-) I was hoping to get things together here well enough just to get something put together....much less consider winning. :-) Lots of great stuff everyone !

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