Recieve our latest posts in your mailbox

please enter your email address:


Delivered by FeedBurner

Steampunk Mouse


Steampunk Mouse » image 1

This steampunk mouse was made by modder Unklian. As you can see it’s got all the requisite copper and wood flair. But one thing it has that you don’t always see in steampunk designs — a steam producing furnace! When connected to the computer the mouse’s orange LEDs light up to give the coal a nice fiery glow.

Steampunk Mouse » image 2

Steampunk: Brass and wood machines modeled on an imaginary Victorian aesthetic. But for Steampunk to be real steampunk, you need some heat. That’s just what hacker Unklian has done with his Steampunk Furnace Mouse. This two-button controller with scroll wheel incorporates a fake coal fired furnace, although in reality it still runs on USB power.

Steampunk Mouse » image 3

The coals are broken glass, rolled in and glued with black silicone sealant. The fire is provided by LEDs under plastic sheeting and the body is, of course, hand made from wood and brass off-cuts. This is the second version. MkI was a little too hacked together and the unmeasured parts made for an ergonomically-challenged ergonomic experience.


Receive latest Post in your mobile

leave a response    7:10 am    March 1st, 2008     posted by : Mehdi    Permalink   
 Filed in : Computer, Gadget    Tags: none
Add this post to Social Bookmarking Network                                          

Find other related posts

No related posts

also read the Next and the Previous posts

Tryciflip 3 Wheel Kid Bike


One Response to “ Steampunk Mouse”
Steampunk mice | The Punishment Portal Says:

[…] Share/Save […]

Leave a Response

some of our Network Blogs that you might be interested in

» Ulysse Nardin Chairman Cellphone

» LG Green Solar-Powered Cell Phone

» Diamond-studded BlackBerry Tellor

» Gresso Lady Diamond

» Givori Nefertiti Luxury Phone

» Nokia 18K Plated 8800 Gold Arte

» Goldstriker’s Nokia Princess Edition

» Vertu Signature Dragon Luxury Handset

» Peter Aloisson Nokia E51

» Motorola AURA Luxury Phone

» Ultra Restaurants Toronto

» World’s First Sandcastle Hotel

» NYLO Hotel, Texas

» Magic Restuarant, Belgrade By Karim Rashid

» V-Houses at Verana

» Semiramis Hotel Athens

» Framebar Restaurant Athens

» La Purificadora Mexico

» Gastwerk Hotel Hamburg

» Istanbul Underwater Hotel

© Copyright 2006-2008 Top Blog Posts All rights reserved.
Go Up | Home Page | About Us | Syndicate | Privacy Policy | Contact Us