Category Archives: aluminum

Apple MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, and MacBook upgrades

Apple today announced two new laptop computers, available for sale tomorrow. The updated MacBook Pro and the updated MacBook share a new unibody aluminum “brick” manufacturing process; black, backlit keys (on the Pro and higher-end MacBook only); a new, buttonless … Continue reading

Machined aluminum LEGO-like brick keychains

Bram Lambrecht is machining these aluminum keychains in the shape of LEGO bricks. They even clip on to official bricks. He sent me one engraved with the Boing Boing logo and it’s quite luverly. (I’d show you but for some … Continue reading

Cube Jigger by Josh Owen

This aluminum jigger designed by Josh Owen has six common alcohol measurements carved from each side, making precision cocktails a cinch. (If you can prevent the alcohol from splashing over the relatively shallow sides.) Catalog Page [ via Uncrate]

"Alu" Snow Sled with Shock Absorber

This fold-up “Alu” snow sled with built-in shock absorber ain’t cheap at £309, but she’s a looker. Built of aluminum and polycarbonate, it’s made for those who don’t consider it real sledding unless you catch some air. The only bummer? … Continue reading

BIO: Fold Your Own Office Products

“Bendable Interior Objects,” or BIO, are office products, designed by Swedish (duh) studio Form Us With Love, that are constructed almost entirely out of folded aluminum. While some of the products like the trash can come pre-assembled, several of the … Continue reading