KakiDIY was invited to exhibit in the 2014 Penang Mini Maker Faire. An article was written ahead of the show introducing KakiDIY to the the faire : http://makerfairepenang.com/2014/10/28/recycle-reduce-and-reuse-the-kakidiy-way/
Plastic Dip is gaining its popularity over its rubbery after effects and mainly because the paint can later be removed leaving no harm to the original surface. Perfect for temporarily changing colours of your gadgets or as some car enthusiast does, the whole car is sprayed with plastic dip!
For today’s DIY, lets plastic dip a mobile gadget : The Yes4G Huddle XS
Tired of holding or finding ways to prop your mobile phones or other gadgets up to watch movies? Here’s a simple DIY you can make using just pencils and rubber bands for your gadgets.
Here’s an ultra simple method to wall mount your gadgets such as multi-gang extension cable, clocks, racks, router, smoke detectors and etc… Not all the devices comes with a mounting guide or a template. The traditional method was to trace the back of the device and then mark it on the wall to drill them. Here’s a more accurate way to get it right. Continue reading “Simple way to wall mount gadgets” »
Bored of the way your mobile device looks? Well, skinning is a great option and what better way than to do it yourself? Here is how to do it and make it look professional.
Tablet mounts in car sold off shelf are usually not flushed or bulky or flimsy or all of the above. Here’s a simple guide to make a flushed In Car Tablet Mount. It’s cheap, easy and looked quite flushed for under RM 5.00. Pictures and guides follows…
Buying off-shelf photo frames may be expensive and for large size like poster sized or custom sized it might be a little difficult. Nothing stopped Jacky PhotoGraphies from making their own low cost, functional poster frames.
These can be used to pin up photos, creative calendars, as a notice board and etc…
Canon EF 50mm II. One of the most affordable, nice quality and widely owned lens among Canon users. Since it is also quite cheap, sending it for repairs/cleaning at a cost will not be so cost effective. Why not DIY ?
Basic cleaning and even fungus infested lens like this can be easily cleaned by following these careful steps. Continue reading “Cleaning Fungus from Lens” »
Some cars came with just plain, translucent 3rd brake lights. There are many creative colours out there where you can tint them into. Some people like them smoked with dark tints, some are more creative with colours. Whatever it is, just make sure that the 3rd brake lights are visible and still maintain it RED to serve it’s purpose.
Here’s the visual guide on how to make your own tinted 3rd brake lights. Continue reading “Tinting 3rd Brake Lights” »
Cars these days mostly comes with air-con filters to protect dust and other unwanted particles to enter the air-con system such as cooling coils, fan blowers and the vents. Which maybe labour intensive to get them cleaned.
The replacement filter may be blocked over time causing air-con to be blowing less air or at times even warmer than normal. Replacement filters are usually not hard to find and they may be costly depending on the popularity of your car.
However, where are ways to clean them for FREE. Let’s get started >> Continue reading “Cleaning Air Con Filter” »