Our editors have compiled a list of the “Top 5 Strangest (or Coolest) Home-Built Projects” for your enjoyment. Which ones are your favorites? (Thanks, Zipped)
5. Rocket Launcher
Silver97232 built this rocket launcher using standard Estes model rocket engines and custom-fabricated fins that were superglued on. Here are some of the needed parts:
2″ pipe over 5′ in length to avoid getting blowback in you face. Rocket engines, ignitors, lauch controller or any device that puts out about 6v. Balsa wood and superglue
4. Laser Projector
For those who’ve always wanted a professional grade laser projector, check out this nifty home built version.
The most important component used for laser projectors is the laser unit, He-Ne laser had been used in early days, multi-colored mixed gas laser is currently used for high end laser projector and solid state laser is one of the brand-new laser device that has been recently used.