playhacker is...

Ideas to get your creative juices flowing, projects to scratch your building itch, tutorials to hone your skills, gear to fill out your toolkit.

INSPIRATION: fragments and findings from the world of modding, crafting, and tech

DIY PROJECTS: sometimes useful, sometimes stupid, product-modding and technology projects

TURNKEY KITS: projects-in-a-box with all tools materials instructions

SKILLS: pick up new tricks, polish your chops, learn something interesting

SUPPLIES: parts and tools to build out your toolkit, merch to fill your shelves

COMMUNITY: keep lab notes, track build progress, work with others, get help on projects

DIY projects, kit builds and skills tutorials

Just a few of the interesting, quirky, empowering projects you can build:

Dremelsaurus! dino tool holder

Dremelsaurus! dino tool holder

mannequin hand phone charger

the builder community...

Get help on projects, track your progress, keep a lab notebook, exchange tips with other builders, and more. Click here to get started!

Project builder groups

Every diy project and every kit build project has a community where builders can exchange ideas and ask questions

Tools and skills groups

Every skill tutorial and every equipment tutorial has its own group where you can ask questions and share knowledge