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  • How to repair or replace Cabinet Hinges

    How to repair or replace Cabinet Hinges

    Hey guys its Mike from The Geek Pub, and on this episode I’m going to show you how to repair these saggy cabinet hinges. Now you could go down to your local big box store and buy new pair for about 5 bucks, but on this particular project I think we can repair the ones we already have. But, if you need to replace yours follow along and we’ll show you how to do that too. To repair our saggy […]

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  • How to build a Torsion Box Assembly Table

    How to build a Torsion Box Assembly Table

    Hey Guys its Mike from The Geek Pub, and during our first 16 episodes we basically used a couple of saw horses, and some scrap MDF covered with some brown paper as our project table. Well its time to step it up a little, and on this episode we’re going to create a new project table…. worthy of The Geek Pub. To make our Torsion Box Assembly Table, the first thing we need to do is build the base that […]

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  • How to make The Brain of Morbius (Brain in a Jar)

    How to make The Brain of Morbius (Brain in a Jar)

    Hi guys! It’s Mike from The Geek Pub and this episode is for you Doctor Who fans, because we’re going to make The Brain of Morbius. The 1976 episode of Doctor Who entitled the Brain of Morbius is probably one of the most iconic episodes of the series. The episode features Morbius, a “brain in a jar” so to speak; and with halloween right around the corner, it’s a great time to make it! To make our brain, we’re going […]

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  • YouTube Channel Trailer

    YouTube Channel Trailer

    You may be wondering where I’ve gone.  I had to take a hiatus do to other projects and because everything I own is in storage while we build a new house.  But I’ll be back soon with all new videos!

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  • How to Make an Old School Skateboard

    How to Make an Old School Skateboard

    Hey Guys, It’s Mike from The Geek Pub!  And Connor!  We’re going to show you how to make an old school skateboard, right in your garage! In the old days, you couldn’t just drive dive to your local big box store and buy a skateboard.  You had make your own! To make our old school skateboard we’ll need a roller skate and a piece of scrap lumber.  In this case, oak.  Look for an old roller skate at an antique mall, and […]

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  • How to replace a Light Switch

    How to replace a Light Switch

    Hey guys!  It’s Mike from The Geek Pub, and on this episode I’m going to show you how to replace a broken light switch.  Now, in this episode we’re going to replace a standard switch, but if you have a three-way switch (that’s a light switch that’s controlled by multiple switches), look for that in a future video and we’ll show you how to do that there.  Also, be aware that this is a dimmer switch we are replacing, and […]

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  • How to repair or replace Cabinet Hinges

    How to repair or replace Cabinet Hinges

    Hey guys its Mike from The Geek Pub, and on this episode I’m going to show you how to repair these saggy cabinet hinges. Now you could go down to your local big box store and buy new pair for about 5 bucks, but on this particular project I think we can repair the ones we already have. But, if you need to replace yours follow along and we’ll show you how to do that too. To repair our saggy […]

    Continue reading »

  • How to build a Torsion Box Assembly Table

    How to build a Torsion Box Assembly Table

    Hey Guys its Mike from The Geek Pub, and during our first 16 episodes we basically used a couple of saw horses, and some scrap MDF covered with some brown paper as our project table. Well its time to step it up a little, and on this episode we’re going to create a new project table…. worthy of The Geek Pub. To make our Torsion Box Assembly Table, the first thing we need to do is build the base that […]

    Continue reading »

  • How to make The Brain of Morbius (Brain in a Jar)

    How to make The Brain of Morbius (Brain in a Jar)

    Hi guys! It’s Mike from The Geek Pub and this episode is for you Doctor Who fans, because we’re going to make The Brain of Morbius. The 1976 episode of Doctor Who entitled the Brain of Morbius is probably one of the most iconic episodes of the series. The episode features Morbius, a “brain in a jar” so to speak; and with halloween right around the corner, it’s a great time to make it! To make our brain, we’re going […]

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  • How to make Copper Plated Quarters

    How to make Copper Plated Quarters

    In a previous video, I showed you how to make a mini forge where you could heat metal for all kinds of weekend projects. Well, in this video, I’m going to show you how to use it for a fun science experiment. So go ahead and fire it up! Using some long pliers, take a quarter and insert it into the mini forge. You’ll want to rotate it every few seconds to heat it evenly. After about 20 seconds it […]

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  • How to make a homemade Mini Forge

    How to make a homemade Mini Forge

    To make our Mini Forge, you’re going to need a firebrick, four 5/16 by 6 inch bolts, 8 fender washers, 4 nylon lock nuts, a section of aluminum angle, and a propane torch, which next the forge itself is the 2nd most important item we’ll need. To get started we need to half our firebrick. Find the center point and then make a tick mark. Then using a square draw a line down the exact center of the brick. Next […]

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  • How to make homemade Smoke Bombs

    How to make homemade Smoke Bombs

    To make our smoke bombs we first need to make the casings. Start by measuring out some two inch sections of cardboard wrapping paper tube, and then cut them out carefully with a razor knife, trying to make the cuts as straight as possible. We’re going to reinforce these tubes. Using the prototype barrel from the cardboard rocket rifle video as a stand, I placed each 2″ tube over it and then wrapped them in several layers of red duct […]

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  • How to make a Hobo Stove (Soda Can Stove)

    How to make a Hobo Stove (Soda Can Stove)

    To make a hobo stove, we’ll need two cans, some cutting utensils, and a sharpie. Now guys, we’re working with combustibles in this video, so proper safety is a must. Don’t take chances. The first step is to mark a line about one and half inches up the side of both cans. It helps to sit the sharpie on something and spin the can. Then use our scissors to cut the bottom of the can off. We’ll want to use […]

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