Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Functional Hand Phaser Pops Balloons Across the Room

(YouTube Link)

A tinkerer named Jay placed a fairly powerful laser inside a model of a type 2 hand phaser. At the link, you can view more pictures and read a technical explanation.

Star Trek isn't real...yet.

Link via Make


John Meunier said...

As long as the Romulans all fly on blimps and are made of inflated latex, we will be safe.

wrf3 said...

I want one!!!!!

John said...

Yeah, it would probably work better on Lexx, where people flew around in armed dirigibles.