uniPets: Circuit Bent Panasonic Panapet 1970s AM ball radios
Check out these uniPets — adorable circuit bent AM radios constructed from 1970s Panasonic Panapet radios!
Created by univacTechDweeb, here’s a nice walk-through of uniPet 03:
The uniPets are not only circuit bent to include contact points and a photocell, but lovingly painted and rebuilt into brand new forms. Build photos here.
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