Sneakier Uses For Everyday Things

Sneakier Uses For Everyday Things

by Cy Tymony

How to Turn a Calculator into a Metal Detector, Carry a Survival Kit in a Shoestring, Make a Gas Mask with a Balloon, Turn Dishwashng Liquid into a Copy Machine, Convert a Styrofoam Cup into a Speaker, and Make a James Bond Spy Jacket with Everyday Things.

Even a magazine can be turned into over 20 useful gadgets--a compass, hearing aid, magnifier, peashooter, and bottle opener.

There are 40 new educational and unique projects that anybody can successfully complete with simple household items, including necessary materials, detailed sketches, and step-by-step instructions for each gadget and gizmo. Among the sneaky schemes are: Create a electroscope out of a glass jar, turn a drinking cup into a speaker, use an AM radio as a metal detector, and make a spy gadget jacket with over 20 individual sneaky uses ranging from a siren and whistle to a walkie-talkie and voice recorder!