Make Your Own Outlet Timer

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Instructables user cbaabc73 came up with a cheap and easy way to turn off outlets when you aren't using them. He built it after noticing his wife kept leaving the curling iron plugged, which can be extremely dangerous. This DIY project takes only basic tools without the use of soldering.

DIY Assassin's Creed Blade

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Deviant Artist Midnight Angel put together an arm blade stylized after the ones used in the Assassin's Creed video game series. Using a drawer opening mechanism, a spring for a screen door, and a throwing knife, the weapon works surprisingly smoothly. The full instructions are on Angel's page, and you can see it in action below.

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USPS Is Already Giving Up

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I'm not walking all the way to the door. If I'm going carry this rubber band ball with me, I'd better damn well use it.

~NSHA

You Can Take The Man Out of Finland...

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DIY Sauna or a cannibal's attempt at an oven?

~NSHA

#2 Desert Drive

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In the barren wasteland of 2040s Midwestern America, survivors try to scrape together lives. And sometimes they make crappy mailboxes.

~NSHA

Looks Like The Divorce Turned Out Well For Him

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I'll take the boat. The truck. The motorcycle. And the other boat. You can have everything else.

~NSHA