USB Pottery Wheel Makes Crappy New Pots From Crappy Old HDs

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By Evan Ackerman

Like many of you, I used to make pots. Back when I was in elementary school. Back when getting dirty was the best thing ever, and “art” was something you did when your parents wanted rid of you for an hour or two. To their credit, my parents still have some of my misshapen failures on display back at home, but I’ve grown out of it. This video kinda made me think it might be fun to make one of these DIY USB pottery wheels and give it another shot, since a spinning platter full of wet mud is exactly what I want right next to my USB ports. Now all I need is a USB kiln…

VIA [ Everything USB ]