A Homemade Life
Welcome to Homemade Life.

To take full advantage of everything offered by our forum, please log in if you are already a member or join our community if not ....

Chilli-head
A Homemade Life
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Who is online?
In total there is 1 user online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 1 Guest

None

Most users ever online was 112 on 8th October 2020, 7:09 am
Latest topics
» What are you harvesting today?
by Dandelion 29th September 2022, 9:28 pm

» New Kiva loan
by Dandelion 6th September 2022, 9:21 pm

» What have I done in the workshop today?
by Chilli-head 1st September 2022, 4:52 pm

» Late sowings in August ... beans ?
by Ploshkin 11th August 2022, 9:29 am

» Come August, come night in the garden
by Chilli-head 4th August 2022, 3:29 pm

» Welcome guest
by Ploshkin 31st July 2022, 9:16 am

» The Jolly July Garden
by Ploshkin 19th July 2022, 11:38 am

» More mead ...
by Chilli-head 13th July 2022, 12:52 pm

» The June garden thread
by Dandelion 25th June 2022, 9:55 pm

» Plastic bags
by Dandelion 5th June 2022, 7:28 pm

» The merry May garden
by Dandelion 31st May 2022, 10:04 pm

» Fooling around in the April garden
by freebird 1st May 2022, 8:33 am

» March into the garden
by Dandelion 1st April 2022, 7:26 pm

» Mow Suggestions
by freebird 29th March 2022, 5:48 pm

» Some thoughts on resilience
by Ploshkin 12th March 2022, 2:23 pm

» February garden action !
by Dandelion 24th February 2022, 1:57 pm

» Rising prices
by Dandelion 8th February 2022, 8:50 am

» Preparing for winter
by Ploshkin 7th February 2022, 8:56 pm

» January garden plans
by FloBear 3rd February 2022, 7:49 pm

» Hugelkultur
by Chilli-head 19th January 2022, 5:56 pm

Statistics
We have 263 registered users
The newest registered user is SophiePeters

Our users have posted a total of 48011 messages in 2412 subjects
Donate to our chosen Charity
iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity Kiva10
Homemade Life forum supports Kiva micro-loans: supporting people looking to create a better future for themselves, their families and their communities. You can donate here
Pages we like:

iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity Hca_button

HML on FaceBook

iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity

4 posters

Go down

default iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity

Post by Adrian 18th June 2011, 11:46 am



I think this just might be the greenest speaker for iPhones that we've come across yet. It's a piece of bamboo. And that's it. Just a piece of bamboo...but it works wonderfully.

The bamboo speaker is essentially a 1-foot length of bamboo with a slot carved out of the top for the iPhone to snuggle into. The sound reverberates through the pipe and amplifies the tunes you're listening to. And that's about all there is to this simple speaker -- and it seems to work quite well if you listen to the video:

We've also got to point out that bamboo is one of the most eco-friendly materials this item could use -- not only does it skip plastics and metals altogether, but it's one of the fastest-growing renewable wood sources.

-->linky<--

................................................................................................................................
Paradise Papercraft
Etsy shop
Adrian
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2944
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 52
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity

Post by Adrian 18th June 2011, 9:11 pm

Sourced, but not acquired, a piece of bamboo big enough to have a go at this.

A real shame that I cannot grow it big enough - could be a nice little earner..

................................................................................................................................
Paradise Papercraft
Etsy shop
Adrian
Adrian
Founder and crotchety old git who wanders around in a threadbare dressing gown muttering

Posts : 2944
Join date : 2009-11-06
Age : 52
Location : Paradise, Nova Scotia

http://www.paradisepapercraft.ca

Back to top Go down

default Re: iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity

Post by Chilli-head 18th June 2011, 9:15 pm

Harks back to the days of placing the headphones in a mixing basin on the table so everyone can gather round to listen to the crystal radio. No, I'm not quite old enough to have done that myself !
Chilli-head
Chilli-head
Admin and Boss man

Posts : 3290
Join date : 2010-02-23
Location : Bedfordshire

Back to top Go down

default Re: iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity

Post by Compostwoman 19th June 2011, 12:31 am

Chilli-head wrote:Harks back to the days of placing the headphones in a mixing basin on the table so everyone can gather round to listen to the crystal radio. No, I'm not quite old enough to have done that myself !

Ahem. *I* am.... Rolling Eyes Embarassed
avatar
Compostwoman

Posts : 5688
Join date : 2009-11-08

Back to top Go down

default Re: iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity

Post by mr_sfstk8d 20th June 2011, 1:19 pm

Well, I've built the crystal radios. Does that count? LOL
mr_sfstk8d
mr_sfstk8d

Posts : 584
Join date : 2010-12-01
Age : 45
Location : Peoria, IL, US

Back to top Go down

default Re: iPhone Speaker Made from Bamboo, Uses Zero Electricity

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum