Archive for the 'The Road to Armageddon' Category

Dear Mr. Harper

Posted by grelmar on June 2nd, 2010

Dear Mr. Harper: If I buy something, I own it.  It is mine.  That is the nature of property law.  If I want to pry it apart with pliers, that’s my right.  If I want to hook it up to a Tesla coil to see it glow, that is my right.  If I want to […]

My 7 Foot Rocket

Posted by grelmar on September 5th, 2008

Subtitle: IT’S A FREAKIN’ 7 FOOT ROCKET!!  AND IT’S MINE!!!!! Pretty much all you need to know about this is in the title.  Well, and that after cramming an E class motor into it, I managed to get a 900 foot vertical flight out of the thing.  I wish I had video, but my wife […]

Weaponize Your Pentium II

Posted by grelmar on May 25th, 2008

Subtitle: Yes, I have way too much time and spare parts… Now, you might think that, given the order of posts, the following project was inspired by the Conan Night I held last weekend, but the two are fairly unrelated. Actually, the inspiration for the following project came during the winter when I started to […]

An SUV For the Rest of Us.

Posted by grelmar on August 28th, 2007

Subtitle: The Ultimate Urban Assualt Vehicle. I dunno, maybe it’s just because after over 2 years of working nights and now I suddenly find myself dealing with rush hour traffic again, but I really, really, want one of these. God bless the US military industrial complex for coming up with newer and better ways to […]

Creepiest Product Promo Video EVER…

Posted by grelmar on July 15th, 2007

Subtitle: It’s the first Step towards the T-1000. I really wish I could embed this video, but (so far) it’s only directly available on the manufacturer’s website. Now, the Army and various individuals in the field in Iraq have been hacking their bomb disposal robots and adding shotguns and machine guns for a bit, and […]

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