Introduction: Homemade AC
Have you ever been stuck in a hot and humid dorm room with no AC? It can be a terrible experience but with a few cheap materials you can make your own AC in as little as 5 minutes.
The main concept of the idea is to have ice directly behind a fan which cools the air that is sucked into the fan, giving you a pleasant, cool breeze. The idea is convenient and can be used be any college student if they are without Air Conditioning.
Fan, plastic bottle, Sauder iron, Scissors, Zip ties, Ice
OPTIONAL: Create 3D bottle w/ holes and lid already made
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Step 1: Step 1
The first thing you want to do is find a plastic bottle (Preferably 16oz bottle) and put around ten, half inch holes on the top portion of the bottle on the sides.
Step 2: Step Two
Attach the bottle to the fan with zip ties holding it in place.
Step 3: Step 3
Place ice into the bottle and allow fan to suck cold air out to create a nice cool breeze.
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