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About tinman97030

A tinner, Oregonian, husband, father, grandfather, proofreader, and Messianic Jew, in no particular order.


3851 tacks, 2361 likes and 667 comments


How to build muscle

Started 1 month, 4 weeks ago | 1 tack


Coolbox reinvents the toolbox with gadgets and gizmos

Started 3 months, 3 weeks ago | 7 tacks

  • Shot Show 2015: Leatherman Tread - Loaded Pocketz
  • Hobbyist builds working replica of Homer Simpson's electric hammer
  • How to Make a Pair of Functional Pliers From a Solid Block of Wood in Ten Cuts
  • Bondic - Spending It All

kids and toys

buckle me up lets parents know if kids undo their seatbelts

Started 8 months, 1 week ago | 11 tacks

  • How to Make a Pair of Functional Pliers From a Solid Block of Wood in Ten Cuts
  • Wooden Marble Coaster - from a single 2x4
  • Toymaking | Porter's Workshop
  • Yepzon digital child tracker seeks field testers

winter sports

Freecross is made to simulate skiing ... on three wheels

Started 1 year ago | 8 tacks

  • North45 scarf leaves your goggles fog-free
  • Zeal adds new features to its HD Camera goggles
  • High-tech cross-country skis tell you where to put the wax
  • FATBlades bring comfort of snowboard boots to custom-built skis


Poo Puck cleans up dog waste with ease

Started 1 year, 1 month ago | 12 tacks

  • If You're Scared of Snakes, Don't Watch This
  • What If Dogs Could Text? 25 Hilarious Texts From Dogs | Bored Panda
  • BarkerBag sleeping bag lets dog owners and man's best friend share body heat
  • CleverPet plays mind games with your dog


Aerial drones may find use as smart photographic light sources

Started 1 year, 1 month ago | 6 tacks

  • HEXO+ drone autonomously follows the action, for under $500
  • Parrot introduces Bebop Drone and joystick-totin' Skycontroller
  • Run, robot, run – here comes the OutRunner
  • AT Black Knight Transformer takes to the air for the first time

funny to tears!

Tazering hipsters .... For art

Started 1 year, 7 months ago | 24 tacks

  • 35 Regrettable Tattoo Choices | Daily Sanctuary
  • Cutting an Elastic Band Ball in Half
  • Robin Williams Live on Broadway - Biblical History - YouTube
  • Exclusive "Weird Al" Yankovic Music Video: FOIL (Parody of "Royals" by Lorde) - YouTube


How to Make Heart Crayons and Have Some Fun With Your Kid - Snapguide

Started 1 year, 8 months ago | 7 tacks

  • Waves projector speaker
  • Betty White's Man Cave - YouTube
  • Polar Pen - YouTube
  • Lord of the Rings - Tungsten One Ring


The Secret to Teaching Your Baby to Sleep

Started 1 year, 9 months ago | 28 tacks

  • 8 Things a Pickup Artist Can Teach You About Seducing Your Spouse
  • Hush earplugs send you to sleep with soothing sounds
  • Shoving Kids Off Swings
  •  Destroying Fatherhood


Bug Out Survival Bracelet

Started 1 year, 9 months ago | 87 tacks

  • What My Crazy Cousin The Prepper Showed Me - Page 2 of 2 - Homestead Notes
  • 32 Survival Uses for Trash Bags - SHTF & Prepping Central
  • How To Get Your Ham Radio License - SHTF & Prepping Central
  • How To Safely Preserve Eggs for 9 mothns -


Bug Out Survival Bracelet

Started 1 year, 9 months ago | 144 tacks

  • Fogo smart flashlight packs more than just a torch to help you find your way
  • Modular Backyak is a sled, kayak, sailboat and backpack in one
  • Ridersmate calls for help if you wipe out in the wilderness
  • Lightweight caravan sleeps two adults, is towed by bicycle


Lifehacker Faceoff: The Best Password Managers, Compared

Started 1 year, 10 months ago | 60 tacks

  • Cutting Cable With a Streaming Media Box! (XBMC/Kodi)
  • Google Translate app now translates street signs and real-time conversations
  • Breathe New Life into an Old Computer
  • Review: Amazon Fire TV Stick

magic tricks

Helder Guimarães: A magical search for a coincidence | Talk Video |

Started 1 year, 11 months ago | 25 tacks

  • How to Levitate Like a Magician | The Art of Manliness
  • Most amazing card trick ever!
  • Apollo Robbins, The Master Pickpocket: Tricks of the Trade - YouTube
  • Super Clever Sunglass Illusion - YouTube


The story of the A-10 and why the F-35 cannot replace it. [VIDEO]

Started 2 years ago | 35 tacks

  • AeroMobil: Flying car
  • Version 3.0 of Aeromobil flying car unveiled
  • Nailed it
  • DIY gun folds and shoots paper airplanes

boats and ships and boards

DutchCatTwelve could float as a second home

Started 2 years ago | 39 tacks

  • Modular Backyak is a sled, kayak, sailboat and backpack in one
  • The high-flying Quadrofoil hydrofoil is ready for production
  • Belassi B3R Sport: The world's most powerful PWC
  •  Ghost Boat


Nineboot One Unicycle Scooter - Men's Gear

Started 2 years ago | 68 tacks

  • Drysdale's unique 2-wheel drive, 2-wheel steering motorcycle up for grabs
  • The Motorbike art of Chicara Nagata
  • Motorcycle lane splitting: Better for riders, better for drivers, and safer than sitting in traffic
  • Gunbus 410 - World's Biggest Motorcycle

bicycles and boards

Helix bike is claimed to fold smaller than any other

Started 2 years ago | 171 tacks

  • Ultra X might be the world's lightest (non-weird) folding bike
  • Frameblock turns a bike into its own lock
  • Rockochet aims to make skateboarding a little safer
  • Cordless Drill Turned Into Bicycle-Powered Generator | Hackaday

personal grooming

Muhle Badger Shaving Brush

Started 2 years ago | 8 tacks

  • Magic Beard - YouTube
  • A Conversation with Portland General Store owner Lisa Brodar | Custom Shaving
  • How to Trim Your Mustache
  • Simple Shaving Tips for Men


Hemingwrite digital typewriter looks to let you write in peace

Started 2 years ago | 13 tacks

  • How and why to use whom in a sentence - The Oatmeal
  • Scribble Ink lets users draw with colors that they find around them
  • Ten rules for writing fiction | Books |
  • 11 Compound Word Errors that Might Make You Look like a Numbskull | Copyblogger


Jane offers pickup switching by touch

Started 2 years, 1 month ago | 70 tacks

  • Moog welcomes back the machine by bringing back large format synthesizers
  • Unique Yaybahar acoustic instrument sounds like a digital space violin
  • ToneWoodAmp pushes digital effects through an acoustic guitar's body
  • SKULLY AR-1: Rebel Innovation - YouTube

culture war

What ISIS Really Wants

Started 2 years, 2 months ago | 48 tacks

  • Winston Churchill Warned about Dangers of Radical Islam Over 100 Years Ago
  • Mike Rowe Takes On Attack on Republicans - Yahoo TV
  • School Defends Itself for Banning Books Such As "The Hiding Place" And Vows to Keep Doing It
  • Journalist slams claim: '74 school shootings since Sandy Hook'


Fire Tubes - Original and New Compartment Design

Started 2 years, 2 months ago | 176 tacks

  • Cast a blade!
  • Coffee Can Forge
  • Shaving Can Safe (that still shoots foam!)
  • $14 Secret Crawlspace Access Door

religion and science

Alice Cooper, Christian: ‘The World Belongs to Satan’ | CNS News

Started 2 years, 2 months ago | 24 tacks

  •  Destroying Fatherhood
  • A Simple Method to Organize Your Prayers
  • 6,500-Year-Old 'Noah' Skeleton Discovered in Museum Basement
  • It's Not What You Think!


xkcd: Stories of the Past and Future

Started 2 years, 3 months ago | 92 tacks

  • What ISIS Really Wants
  • Imprimis | A monthly digest on liberty and the defense of America's founding principles
  • Secret message found inside WW2 bullet is the end to a very funny story
  • A Brief History of the Middle East: Ranger Up Style - | @TheRhinoDen | Home Of All Things Military


WaterWeight stabilizes your camera gear using water

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 112 tacks

  • 2014 Full Frame DSLR Comparison Guide
  • Ricoh announces WG-30 and WG-30W waterproof cameras
  • Curiosities: More Rare Photos from History
  • Novoflex debuts the Ultra pocket rig system in Cologne


Lapdeck laptop stand lets you escape the desk

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 68 tacks

  • Viennese Guest Bed gives multitasking a whirl
  • Glow table
  • Under Stairs Pull Out Storage
  • Stargate Privacy Vault

space and rockets

Photographer Bought An Old Russian Space Suit In An Auction, Takes Pictures Of Himself In It

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 32 tacks

  • ISS shown crossing the MOON in incredible photographs | Art Bell
  • SR-71 Blackbirds - Lockheed Martin
  • NASA's Curiosity Rover available on Earth in Lego form
  • Review: Astronomers Without Borders' OneSky starter telescope


Bacon  Cube - Resistance is Futile

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 44 tacks

  • This Hoodie Is So Insanely Popular You Have To Wait Months To Get It - Business Insider
  • Suit Jacket 101
  • runScribe wants to hitch a ride on your shoe to analyze your run
  • Audio Engineer's Hoodie lets you stay warm and look cool


Lego Fusion merges physical brick-building and digital play

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 27 tacks

  • Official 'The Simpsons' LEGO Set
  • NASA's Curiosity Rover available on Earth in Lego form
  • LEGO® Advert: Let's Build - YouTube
  • User-Created LEGO Mecha Playset To Hit Production | Geekologie


Carl Turner Architects designs open source Floating House

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 99 tacks

  • Automatic Secret Library Door
  • 10 Epic Gingerbread Houses
  • minihouse
  • Tiny Heirloom offers a luxurious small living experience


Watch out for these relationship traps: avoid the most common arguments while on vacation.

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 43 tacks

  • the secret of being creative – With John Tesh  :: TV Story
  • Use Zinio and your library card to read digital magazines for free | Squawkfox
  • 10 Things Every Man Should Know by 21 | Love + Sex - Yahoo! Shine
  • Foods To Boost Your Brainpower


BattleBots Is Back, But Fighting Robots Never Went Away | Make:

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 34 tacks

  • Creative AI: The robots that would be painters
  • Cool Experiment Puts Asimov's First Law Of Robotics To The Test
  • Origami-style transformer self-assembles before scuttling away
  • MIT adds two robotic fingers to the human hand

off grid power

Cordless Drill Turned Into Bicycle-Powered Generator | Hackaday

Started 2 years, 4 months ago | 25 tacks

  • Light Bandit pipes sunlight through your home
  • Barsha pump provides irrigation water, but doesn't need fuel
  • How To Convert a Lawn Mower into a Generator - SHTF, Emergency Preparedness, Survival Prepping, Homesteading
  • PowerTrekk 2.0 portable fuel cell charger packs 3x the power of the original


Buhel SoundGlasses let you take calls, hands- and earphone-free

Started 2 years, 5 months ago | 250 tacks

  • Kisha is smarter than your average umbrella
  • printWiFi enables secure mobile printing on non-wireless printers
  • Memo Box, the smart pillbox that reminds you to take your medication
  • We Try Pavlok, a Motivational Device That Shocks You When You Mess Up

star wars

DIY Aluminum Foil Millennium Falcon

Started 2 years, 6 months ago | 47 tacks

  • Star Wars-inspired house uses the force
  • I tried to find gritty Star Wars art - Imgur
  • In A Galaxy Not Too Far Away | American Handgunner
  • Mini X-Wing Popsicle Stick Model

infographics and posters

The Deadliest Cars in the World [INFOGRAPHIC]

Started 2 years, 8 months ago | 292 tacks

  • You Have the Right to Stay Out of Jail
  • How to check change for coins with high silver content - SHTF Preparedness
  • It's not the size of your data...
  • Circles of Hell in Dante's Inferno

watches and jewelry

Smartwatch detects skin's electricity to predict seizures - tech - 21 November 2014 - New Scientist

Started 2 years, 9 months ago | 62 tacks

  • Supercomplication, the world's most complicated watch, breaks the record – again
  • We Try Pavlok, a Motivational Device That Shocks You When You Mess Up
  • Samsung Gear S vs. LG G Watch R
  • Timex Ironman One GPS+ fitness smartwatch lets you leave your smartphone at home


Good God, Someone's Selling a 99-Pack of Beer

Started 2 years, 9 months ago | 45 tacks

  • Northwest Brewing News Online!
  • The eCool cranks out earth-cooled beer one can at a time
  • BrewNanny keeps a watchful eye on your home-brewing technique
  • The Miracle Machine turns water (and a few added ingredients) into wine


How to build muscle

Started 2 years, 9 months ago | 41 tacks

  • Use Zinio and your library card to read digital magazines for free | Squawkfox
  • The Way of the Knife
  • Don't miss this engrossing novel about the science of dragons
  • Fifty Shades of Bacon

Martial Arts

Watch Two Female Martial Artists Go Full-On Beast Mode

Started 2 years, 9 months ago | 31 tacks

  • Jackie Chan - How to Do Action Comedy
  • Bartitsu: the Gentlemanly Art of Self Defence - YouTube
  • Longpoint, A Historical European Martial Arts Event Featuring Longsword Competitions
  • Cloaks used with swords in historical fencing styles - YouTube

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