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E-Demon Costume Complete! #electronichalloween

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Last night I took the as-yet-unnamed electronic demon out for a test run at the local pumpkin patch…an opportunity to try out the battery packs and work out any last gremlins. The kids were absolutely fascinated, and more than a few future engineers were hatched!

He’ll be dropping in at the Make: Halloween party on Google+ this afternoon, then might be spotted around Russell Street in Berkeley CA on Halloween night. Rawrrr!

A few additional photos on Flickr, and we previously posted a how-to video and tutorials. Start planning for next Halloween!



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2 Comments

  1. I think somebody just won Halloween! 🙂

  2. BEWARE, e-demon! This guy’s gonna get ‘cha! Mwhhhaaahhaaa! Nuthin’ like a couple of hundred KV to blow out yer’ gates! 🙂

    http://blog.makezine.com/2012/10/08/the-ultimate-nerf-gun-mod-a-tesla-coil/

    (now, there’s a fight I’d watch… tee-hee-hee)
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    Although, seriously, Phil – *nice* build. Or considering what it is, should that be nasty build??? 🙂

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