My Projects

Projects created by The Geek Pub.

Installing a 19″ Network Rack (at home)

The story of installing a home network rack in our house is a great one, but first you need to know the backstory! When we built our new home a year ago (we started it in 2013) one of the things that was very i...

Make a Lowrider Skateboard

Every kid wants a skateboard, but not every kid wants a slammed, lowrider skateboard! Recently my youngest was in the garage working on his skateboards, and the next thing I know he comes in the house with a sl...

Use Siri to Control Nest, MyQ, HomeSeer, etc.

A lot of people want to use Siri to control Nest, HomeSeer, or other automation systems. Apple created a product suite called HomeKit that allows just this type of interaction to happen. However, as of yet not ...

How I Cut the Cord!

For several years I had considered cutting the cord. I mean, I rarely watch anything on TV that couldn't be streamed from the Internet. I'm not really into sports, but I don't mind an occasional football game (...

Setting up RetroPie on a Raspberry Pi 3

This is without a doubt the most requested video/article in the history of The Geek Pub. No seriously. Each of the arcade cabinet videos and my inbox is littered with people asking me to do a video on installin...

Build a RetroPie Bartop Arcade Cabinet

Making my retro Arcade Cabinet last summer was one of my all time favorite projects. It been one of my most popular videos ever, and many of you have sent me awesome pictures cabinets you built that were based ...

Make an Automated Butt Kicker

I recently won the Halloween Contest over at the Instructables website for my Brain of Morbius movie prop.  The awesome team over at Fright Props mailed me a prize that included a pneumatic piston, a pneumati...

Make Alphabet Blocks

Alphabet Blocks on the CNC After my Man vs. CNC project I got a lot of questions about me being "anti-CNC". That led to me making the most recent Pub Talk entitled CNC Fail.  A lot of people really thought I...

Make a Party Serving Tray: Hand Tools vs. CNC

I get a lot of comments in my YouTube and blog that I can make anything because I use a CNC machine. Everything from "CNC is cheating" or "CNC isn't real woodworking" to "making that by hand too hard for you?...