World’s Strangest

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Han Solo’s Soldering Iron

In 1983, when he as fifteen years old, Craig Smith broke his father’s soldering iron. He fixed it (above) using parts of a toy made to resemble Han Solo’s blaster (below). It still works! And, of course, it has a scope. You need a scope if you’re soldering from a great distance. Link | Photos: Craig [...]

Borg Car

Craig Smith modified his car to look like it had Borg (that’s a Star Trek species) implants: My wife went to visit family this weekend. So left by myself, something geek-like is bound to happen. I started cutting and forming plastic sheets, assembling doo-dads and modifying my car. The result is a car where “…resistance is [...]