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Look I Made a Pinball Machine!

After 6 full semester of theoretical knowledge about mechanical engineering, we finally get to build stuff. One of my classes this semester is called Design Methodology. 203 more words


Rockin' Tin Redux

My young nephew collects little rocks he finds on his walks and wanderings {as many that can fit in his tiny hand}. I have a multitude of Altoids tins that have been… 228 more words

I Made It

DIY Emergency Kit from an Altoids Tin

It’s that time of year again.

Back to school!

My classes start up this week, and I know that many others are going back to school soon or have already started as well. 722 more words


"The River" Mixed media






Altoids Survival Tin Review

Altoids Survival Tin Content Dump

Just came across a really great video for an Altoids Survival Kit from Chris Thorn where he shows you what’s in his Altoids survival tin. 220 more words

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In praise of tins

Captain Darlington is always pleased when others are inspired to develop their own self-reliance so he was particularly happy when his cousin Rupert Darlington-Smythe sent him a Tinternet article regarding alternative uses for the tins that mints come in. 1,513 more words


Hacklet 29 – Altoids Mint Tin Projects

Altoids – they’ve been around since King George III was on the throne. These curiously strong mints have had a storied history, a copy of which is included in every tin. 634 more words