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…Puget Systems will dunk your PC in an aquarium?

Aquarium PC

Liquid cooling your PC has been around for some time now, and what started as a skill that only hard-core hackers and tinkerers could master is now offered in off-the-shelf Dell computers, so what’s a modder to do if he wants to stand out from the crowd at the next LAN party?

How about submerging the entire computer in a fish tank filled with mineral oil?

The computer, which was originally built by Puget Systems, is now available in a DIY kit that includes everything from the aquarium tank and SSD hard drive to the motherboard and power cords, so all you have to do is add components (and a lighting system if you want to be totally L33t). Plus, if you’re worried about voiding your warranty (because this will definitely do that) then rest assured knowing Puget Systems has been running theirs for over a year with no ill effects.

[Puget Systems – Aquarium Kit]

…Planetary Gear Calling Cards are amazing?

Planetary Gear Calling Card

Thingiverse’s Phooky makes fantastic Planetary Gear Calling Cards that sure to get your digits noticed!

The cards, which feature working planetary gears, are cut from various layers of card or Bristol, and then assembled like a sandwich to form working gears that you can spin in your very own hands.

If you’d like to make your own, just head on over to the site and download, print, cut and assemble all of the necessary pieces and parts, and you’ll be spinning your way through business cards in no time.

[Thingverse – Planetary Gear Calling Cards]

[Via: Gizmodo]

…LPE Power make engines for your LEGOs?

LPE Power

LPE Power makes pneumatic LEGO engines that you can build yourself that are very small, powerful, and capable of speeds in excess of 2000 RPM!

Currently, an inline 3 and inline 4 engine are available, though plans are in the works for a full V8, and they’re perfect fits for any of your LEGO models – trial trucks, cars, construction machinery, etc.

Think you’re ready for scale model power like never before?

Then check out LPE Power:

[LPE Power]

[Via: Jalopnik]

…Legos can keep your valuables safe?

Lego Safe

If you don’t mind the idea of storing your valuables inside of a bunch of plastic bits and pieces, then the Lego NXT Safe might be the way to go for a DIY security solution.

Features include 6.5 kilograms of weight, a 7 centimeter thick door opened via a motorized lock, internal safety bars to prevent the walls from being disassembled, 30 liters of internal storage space, a burglar alarm activated by an acceleration sensor, and a five double digit security code entered through a directional sensitive dial, giving you more than 305 billion possible codes to unlock the door, so that unless you let the code slip after a few too many at the bar, the chances of someone guessing your code are pretty slim.

[Lego Examples]

[Via: Hacked Gadgets]