• Eyo jus curious on some possibilities

    Used to be career musician, had carpal tunnel surgery and ended up causing focal dystonia in left hand, in result my favorite hobbies are not as enjoyable anymore. Music is out of the question but I still manage to kill time gaming. The problem is left…

  • Custom Project

    Hi, just wondering, if its possible to male, from scratch a dual-screen vita-like gaming console. Basically in the shape of a vita, but not truly a vita. I'm looking to make something I. That shape that is essentially a gaming laptop, in terms of speed…

  • arcade interactive sculpture

    Hi i am an artist and i had a wonderful idea for an interactive sculpture but i have little experience with electronics so im wondering if someone could help give some advice. theres a bit of an explanation so hold tight. i watch a lot of lets play gaming…

  • DIY USB Controller

    Not all controllers fit someone's conditions, and that may be the case for Ben, so can he make a USB Controller?

    It wouldn't need Analog control, but something that is nice and simple to make.

    The Xbox360 Controller has become a standard through…

  • Convert a Laptop to a Convertable

    The idea is to take a standard office laptop (like a Thinkpad) and mod it with a graphics tablet (similar to the ones by wacom). The tablet would be mounted behind the LCD of the laptop, so you can draw directly on your screen. Maybe it's a cool idea…

  • The holy grail of arcade controls - Star Wars Flight Yoke

    With less and less working yokes out there, the price of a Star Wars Flight Yoke has become more and more cost prohibitive for arcade enthusiasts out there.  However, there is no substitute for using this unique controller for playing SW, ESB, and ROTJ…

  • Transform an xbox 360 controller into a transmitter

    Hello, I am fairly new to building quadcopters and I was wondering if there is any way to transform an xbox 360 controller into a transmitter capable of operating the copter.  Ideally, I would like it to function similar to the Turnigy 6x FHSS 2.4ghz transmitter…

  • A controller for a friend of mine

    One of my friends needs a custom controller as he can't reach the buttons on the standard controller. Can you build him one?

  • suggested Build......Old tv/lcd display Video Wall processor!

    Hi Ben / Community


    For those that know what is require to make this suggested build may laugh as its probably very hard, but I cant help thinking that there are many old displays being scraped or put aside because they have no specific use. but what if…

  • I need help

    I’m study computer science in university of Jordan , I have project about tracking system of cameras

    This about where is exactly cameras and find it.

    I need help

  • USB/MIDI expression pedal

    Hi Ben! I make guitar based music (I've recently set up my youtube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCllRLLo4SVersEQ98qp9m_A), and I mainly use virtual guitar amps and pedals to record with. What i need is a simple (or maybe not so simple…

  • Raspberry PI Tablet (PiPad)



    After looking around on the internet I saw tons of cool raspberry pi projects but none of them were really mobile. So after doing some thinking I was wondering if you could maybe build a raspberry pi tablet. One that is like a iPad but better. Maybe…

  • LCD Coffee Table

    With the cost of LCD TVs coming down in price, I have thought about building an LCD into a coffee table. Much like the table a top arcade. The coffee table is a great place to have games and when it's not being used as a game system it could scroll news…

  • Two way Single wire communication without CLK

    hi Ben,

    i got a project for you can you interface two micro controllers to transmit and receive data with a single wire no clock line should be added as both the micro controllers should be able to transmit and receive

  • Hold light with ultrasound

    HI Ben

    Whydon't you try to control and hold light by using ultrasound...I know can sound a bit impossible but I think you can do it.

    regards Hadi

  • Keyboard controller

    I am looking to turn a pc gamepad into a keyboard. I'm starting with PlayStation style controller. I intend to use the bottom two shoulder buttons as keyboard aria selectors. I want to remove the directional pad and put in buttons mirroring the other…

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  • Celestron Astromaster 130eq goto project

    Hi Ben,


    Great show, infact it's that good you got me into 3D printing, bless ya! Anyway back to the request. I have a Celestron Astromaster 130eq and I was wondering if it could be made into a goto telescope? I cannot find a kit, possible project?

  • Build Suggestion: "Time Displacement Core" (Flux Capacitor)  charger / audio visualizer / bluetooth speaker

    With the advent of the smaller car accessory flux capacitor from Think Geek, I think a "life size"

    version that can act as a blue tooth speaker and 2A USB charger would be a cool build.  Where the light

    paths act as a visualizer for the audio …

  • The Dilbert Photo Frame



    first of all: great show, I love it!


    The project idea I currently have in my mind: I've just moved to a new desk in the IT-company I'm working for. It's an open office space and a lot of colleagues putting up photos of their family etc. on these small…

  • linear interface

    Hi Ben,

    How about an interface for a linear scale to raspberry pi.  such as the type sold on amazon,ebay i.e. "

    iGaging 24" Magnetic Remote Digital Readout"



    Love your show, learned much.



  • 2.4ghz XBOX One Controller

    could you get a 2.4ghz spectrum transmitter and combine it and put in inside of an XBOX One controller

  • 6DOF PC controller

    Hello Ben,

    It be cool if you could build a 6DOF PC controller for all the new space simulators coming out.

  • Xbox One Chatpad

    Hey Ben,

         I absolutely loved the Xbox 360 chatpad, but I have switched to an Xbox One. and they do not have one yet.... or really any plans to release one that I am aware of. I was wondering if you could get the chatpad hooked up with the XB1 controller…

  • Xbox One PC

    I cant take it anymore. Maybe I am guilty of wanting my cake and eating it too, but I would be the happiest person on Earth if someone could build a wireless receiver for the Xbox One controller so I can use it on my PC if at all possible.  I dont want…