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|Love the concept, but in terms of executing the idea, I think you f'd up royally.|
|En ees tienny että noita on noin isoja :)|
|For the love of god.....|
DUCT TAPE!!!! There's a T there, not a K. DucT. T. Duct, as in heating and cooling ducTwork.
::goes to chew on the business end of a .45, and finds the he likes the taste of gunpowder more and more every day::
|i swear that would slow it down a ton, but Im probably wrong. So ghetto, I love it.|
Cheap and does what it is supposed to.
|well yea its ugly but who gives a shit? its a great idea. |
some more ideas:
function: take 12v off one of your molexes, put a 12v motor in the bottom of the spindle, press a button and it winds itself up!
yes, get rid of duct tape.
if the white cable is 'uv reactive' stick a couple of uv leds in there
if you have an old blender or food processor, take the 'blade' out and stick it to the top of the spindle (with motor in) dangerous and cool-looking. what more could you ask for? unlikely sabotage at LAN parties.
|Must say that it looks a lot like McGuivers handy-work!! Lots of duct-tape and plastic cut with a Victorinox pocket knife... I give it 6/5 because of the McGuiver look. |
Now all you need to do is make it explode xD
|"umm... u would think u would do this to make the wire look better...|
Failed? He's got the solution to easy cable management. If anyone has failed, it's Muffinman for failing at life in general ;[
|Magnum : 1 meter equals like 3 ft so 25 meters = 75 ft so my guess it should mather.|
Some sugestions: wrap the cable around some axis and poke both sidez of the spindle and insertit in the spindle and add a wheel or something to grip the axis so you could wind it back
|Hey dont these come with new Hp computers???? |
|Good idea. How about cleaning it up a bt, and putting lights in it?|
|The Muffin Man||26.09.2004 17:50|
|umm... u would think u would do this to make the wire look better...|
|It would depend how much is in it. I say within 50ft. it souldn't matter at all.|
|Nice job, it doesn't need to look nice as long as its useful. One question... Doesn't wrapping cat5 in a coil make it act as an inductor and slow the connection, or is the effect too little to notice?|
|Oh please, who cares if its fugly!|
It's innovative. I think you're all pissed off that you didn't think of using a spindle that way.
|it's UGLY hehe ;D|
But who care?
|I just figured out what all that duck tape is doing in the second pic. Well it hold the top cd in place. What you could do I use something like a hot glue gun or something.|
GET RID OF THAT DUMB DUCK TAPE.
|PAINT THE OUTSIDE!!!, then u dont see the inside 5/5|
|now that is innovation|
|Not a bad idea, but could be made just a little bit better.|
Like for the opening for the cable, why not just drill a hole in the middle on one side and on on the other. (Make one side fixed since it is most likely going to be near your pc.) Ya I say drilling holes then filing the edges of em' down a bit will make it look just a little bit better. Not to mention add your own personal touch to it. ;) Get rid of that wierd tape and pick up some bright orange duck tape. Then you are rocking if it is near your well-lit case.
|Darth Bender||29.07.2004 19:58|
|YES!! Fugly mods like that just shouldn't be transparent! ;D|
|Just spräy it to the black, and its much better looking :P.|
|maybe i didnt read the story well enough but how do you wind it back up after you have used it at a lan or something, just curious, and oh yeah its arse ugly. 3/5 for the idea.|
|Aika rähjäsen näkönen. Jos piiiikkasen tekisit sen hienommin, nii ois paremmat kommentitkin.|
|nice idea||29.07.2004 13:09|
|bad toteutus :PP|
|Good idea, easy to make, cheap. I think this is worth 4/4|
|could be cleaner -.-|
|not a bad idea, but one thing, you shouldn't really put too many sharp bends in cat5 cabling, but top idea tho :) 3/5|