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  • Published: San Francisco : No Starch Press, c2011.
  • Year Published: 2011
  • Description: xviii, 337 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 9781593272593 (pbk.)
  • 1593272596 (pbk.)


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Snip, burn, solder, shred : seriously geeky stuff to make with your kids

by Nelson, David Erik.

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Where To Find It

Call number: 745.5 Ne

Available Copies: Downtown 2nd Floor

Additional Details

Lock-n-latch treasure chest -- Switchbox: a soldering project for greenhorns -- The sock squid -- The PVC teepee -- Cheap mesh screen printing -- Shut-the-box: a pirate dicing game -- Ticklebox: jolt your friends -- Small-board go/tafl -- X-ray talking drum -- Thunderdrum -- The electro-didgeridoo -- The dirt-cheap amp -- The $10 electric guitar -- Dirt-cheap boutique stomp boxes: the spring reverb -- Dirt-cheap boutique stomp boxes: the blinkie tremolo -- Dirt-cheap boutique stomp boxes: the two-transistor fuzztone -- Cigar-box synthesizer -- Cardboard boomerangs -- Pop can flyer -- Quick-n-easy water rocket -- Putt-putt boat -- Jitterbug: your first robot -- FedEx kites -- Marshmallo muzzleloader.

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Community Reviews


These stuff they talk on how to make are creepy!


great idea for "kids" of all ages!

For the Kid in All of Us

This is a great book with a lot of cool stuff to do with kids. Honestly, a lot of the stuff looks like fun to do for people of all ages.

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