Maker: DIY Carbonation Rig

June 10, 2015 Maker

A thing of beauty. Forget the Soda Stream, this DIY carbonation rig is easy to make and it’s perfect for gassing up some bubbly. We build this rig in about an hour, which was mainly time spent purchasing the gear at our local homebrew supplies store. Check out the instructions.

DIY Pour Over Coffee Stand

May 2, 2014 Maker

I (finally) finished my pour over coffee stand using copper tubing. It works like a charm. Source of inspiration found here.

Custom Fixie: A Labor of Love

July 3, 2011 Cycling

I’m happy to report that, after two years of labor and love, my custom fixie bike project has come to an end! The project began with a late-1990s aluminum Trek 1000. The bike was gifted to me by a friend when we moved to Ann Arbor in 2003. It served its purpose well; a bike to ride around town. However, a couple of summers ago we decided to get a bit more serious about cycling. So, we bought some fancyRead More