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51 High-Tech Practical Jokes for the Evil Genius

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Give your friends and family the shock of their lives! 51 High-Tech Practical Jokes for the Evil Genius has everything you need to pull devastatingly funny (and safe) technical pranks. From the evasive beeping thing to rats in the walls to the rigged lie detector, you'll find a plethora of pranks that will feed your inner hacker while you create a state of utter confusion around you.

Using easy-to-find parts and tools that all Evil Geniuses can get their hands on, these well-played yet harmless pranks will confound your unsuspecting targets every time. Plus, every gadget can be mixed and matched, allowing you to create hundreds of larger, even more twisted evil prank devices. 51 High-Tech Practical Jokes for the Evil Genius gives you:

  • Instructions and plans for 51 simple-to-advanced projects, complete with 200 how-to illustrations that let you build each device visually
  • Frustration-factor removal--all the needed parts are listed, along with sources
  • Video links to many of the practical jokes on YouTube.com
51 High-Tech Practical Jokes for the Evil Genius provides you with all the instructions, parts lists, and sources you need to pull hilarious pranks, such as:
  • Evasive random beeping things
  • Dripping faucet simulator
  • Hungry garbage can critter
  • Humungous dropping spider
  • Horrible computer failure
  • TV remote control jammer
  • Possessed animatronic doll
  • Flying Ouija board
  • Voices from the grave
  • The barbecue box
  • Ultrasimple pulse shocker
  • Disposable camera taser
  • Ghost door knocker
  • Radio station blocker
And many more!

Synopsis:

MORE THAN JUST SLIGHTLY EVIL:SAFE, INEXPENSIVE,EDUCATIONAL . . . AND FUN!

Using easy-to-find parts and tools that any evilgenius can cobble together, 51 High-Tech PracticalJokes for the Evil Genius shows you how to buildsome seriously effectiveand hilariousprank gadgets.You will be able tobuild most of the projects and veteran “hackers” willappreciate the mix and match capabilities of everycircuit and device, allowing them to create hundreds ofnew “hybrid” junk-gem devices.

Synopsis:

MORE THAN JUST SLIGHTLY EVIL: SAFE, INEXPENSIVE, EDUCATIONAL . . . AND FUN! Using easy-to-find parts and tools that any evil genius can cobble together, "51 High-Tech Practical Jokes for the Evil Genius" shows you how to build some seriously effective— and hilarious— prank gadgets. You will be able to build most of the projects and veteran “ hackers” will appreciate the mix and match capabilities of every circuit and device, allowing them to create hundreds of new “ hybrid” junk-gem devices.

About the Author

Brad Graham is a network engineer,electronics technician,welder,web developer, roboticsdeveloper, computer programmer, and inventor.He is coauthor of Atomic Zombie’s Bicycle Builders Bonanza(0-07-142267-6), 101 Spy Gadgets for the Evil Genius(0-07-146894-3), and other titles.Kathy McGowan is a bicycle, robotics,and electronics enthusiast and manages the daily operationsof a hi-tech company.

Table of Contents

1. Section 1 – IntroductionPart 001 – Warranty VoidPart 002 – Basic Electronics2. Section 2 – Truly Annoying Devices Project 001 – The Dripping FaucetProject 002 – Evasive Beeping ThingProject 003 – Ghost Door KnockerProject 004 – Putrid Stink Machine3. Section 3 – Critters and Beasties Project 005 –Its Alive and Breathing!Project 106 – Hungry Trash Can MonsterProject 007 – Humungous hairy Lap SpiderProject 008 – Jumping Attack RatProject 009 – Alien From The Depths4. Section 4 – Mechanical Mayhem Project 010 – Remote Control JammerProject 011 – Radio Station Blocker Project 012 – Video FubarizerProject 013 – Audio DistorterProject 014 – Phone Static InjectorProject 015 – Hard Drive FailureProject 016 – Serious Car Troubles5. Section 5 – Thing That go Bump in The Night Project 017– Glowing Eyes That BlinkProject 018 – It Lives in The ClosetProject 019 – Rat InfestationProject 020 – Computer Audio NightmareProject 021 – Projected Shadows6. Section 6 – Evil is Abound! Project 022 – Possessed DollProject 023 – Flying Ouija BoardProject 024 – Move Objects TelepathicallyProject 025 – Voice Controlled PoltergeistProject 026 – Evil Lurching HeadProject 027 – Voices From the grave7. Section 7 – Shock and Awe! Project 028 – The Barbeque BoxProject 029 – Simple Induction ShockerProject 030 – Strong Pulse ShockerProject 031 – Disposable Camera ZapperProject 032 – Hissing Gas ContainerProject 033 – Radiation Detector8. Section 8 – Realistic Machine Hoaxes Project 034 – Magic Light BulbProject 035 – Free Energy DeviceProject 036 – Money Printing Machine9. Section 9 – Mind Bending Hoaxes Project 037 – Telepathy TransmitterProject 038 – Chipmunk Television VoicesProject 039 – Subliminal Mind ControlProject 040 – Talking Cat or DogProject 041 – Rigged Lie DetectorProject 042 – New Project10. Section 10 – Halloween Horrors Project 043 – Living Jack-O-LanternProject 044 – Interactive Brain in a JarProject 045 – Flying BatProject 046 – The Magic MirrorProject 047 – Man at The GallowsProject 048 – The Atomic Zombie11. Section 11 – Fluffy Attacks!Project 049 – Building Fluffys BodyProject 050 – Fluffys Cage and LauncherProject 051 – Fluffys Trigger and Sound

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071595520
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics
Subject:
Technology : Electronics - General
Author:
McGowan, Kathy
Author:
Graham, Brad
Subject:
Technology & Engineering : Electronics - General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Electronic apparatus and appliances -
Subject:
Practical jokes
Publication Date:
September 2007
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
224

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Humor » General
Reference » Science Reference » Experiments
Science and Mathematics » Electricity » General Electronics

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"Synopsis" by , MORE THAN JUST SLIGHTLY EVIL:SAFE, INEXPENSIVE,EDUCATIONAL . . . AND FUN!

Using easy-to-find parts and tools that any evilgenius can cobble together, 51 High-Tech PracticalJokes for the Evil Genius shows you how to buildsome seriously effectiveand hilariousprank gadgets.You will be able tobuild most of the projects and veteran “hackers” willappreciate the mix and match capabilities of everycircuit and device, allowing them to create hundreds ofnew “hybrid” junk-gem devices.

"Synopsis" by , MORE THAN JUST SLIGHTLY EVIL: SAFE, INEXPENSIVE, EDUCATIONAL . . . AND FUN! Using easy-to-find parts and tools that any evil genius can cobble together, "51 High-Tech Practical Jokes for the Evil Genius" shows you how to build some seriously effective— and hilarious— prank gadgets. You will be able to build most of the projects and veteran “ hackers” will appreciate the mix and match capabilities of every circuit and device, allowing them to create hundreds of new “ hybrid” junk-gem devices.
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