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Mac laptop and PC find a new home

Winning idea by ken.swallow

Describe your creation.

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I had a Mac laptop with a broken hinge, an PC I wasn't using and an old Star Wars toy with missing parts and thought why not give them all new life in new home. I took out the inside of the toy, worked some magic and added a Mac titanium motherboard with a Micro ATX motherboard, kept the working sounds from the toy, added a few fans and as you can see in the video, they all love their new home.

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Totally agree with your suggestion.. Very nice post and good information here... Thanks for posting that...
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by ranabilalm
about 2 years ago | Reply

Awesome mod. Makes me want to break out some of my old toys in the attic to see what I can make. :)

by VectorRoll
about 2 years ago | Reply

A HUGE thank you to all who voted from our online friends from FB, the PG, LF, STO and beyond, and friends we've met at shows, we are honored and humbled by your support. Kenbots is dedicated to continuing our mission to keep usable items out of landfills and breathing new life into "junk".

Ken and Diana
Kenbots - Recycled Inspiration

by diana.swallow
about 2 years ago | Reply

Very VERY Cool!

by lisa.corby.3
about 2 years ago | Reply

This is awesome!!!

by kathy.m.anne
about 2 years ago | Reply

like the Longhorn Low rider motorcycle is that a door nocker for handle bars???

by jackreuss
about 2 years ago | Reply

yes it is, we found it at an estate sale and the rest of it was broken

by diana.swallow
about 2 years ago | Reply

yes it is, we found it at an estate sale and the rest of it was broken

by diana.swallow
about 2 years ago | Reply

like it you get my vote

by cornell78
about 2 years ago | Reply

i voted nice one ken

by katelynleno
about 2 years ago | Reply

Awesome saw it at the art show

by garry67
about 2 years ago | Reply

haha 1% tthat a 100k from sto

by marksto
about 2 years ago | Reply

crew sto nice ken

by cristophergholson
about 2 years ago | Reply

you got my vote Alt Koro STO

by sheridanstidham
about 2 years ago | Reply

you got my vote Alt Koro STO

by sheridanstidham
about 2 years ago | Reply

voted have a nice one ken

by sto crew
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice STO

by jesseniahoffer4
about 2 years ago | Reply

very nice

by jesseniahoffer4
about 2 years ago | Reply

you have my vote

by tabathaparis23
about 2 years ago | Reply

friends of 106th i like it ken

by GabrielleZanchez
about 2 years ago | Reply

like it you have my vote STO

by annelie12
about 2 years ago | Reply

very nice

by carollguan
about 2 years ago | Reply

sweet

by udinu-524
about 2 years ago | Reply

great idea my son love it

by rhoda76
about 2 years ago | Reply

This revolutionary idea is getting famous all around the world and you are in the forefront love it

by wendellt82
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice recycling you have my vote

by cyndy82
about 2 years ago | Reply

you have my vote

by ernievenzon86
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw it on the California makers site you have my vote

by hermilageer
about 2 years ago | Reply

Hope you win!

by ann.pariso
about 2 years ago | Reply

May the Vizio Be with: you love it

by jinnysteil
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice home love it

by JoesphDurr
about 2 years ago | Reply

you have my vote

by ricocawthorne
about 2 years ago | Reply

was at Dunedin art show loved it

by taryn234
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice I like it very good

by kandramanly
about 2 years ago | Reply

you have my vote love it really cool thank you

by saundraeastham
about 2 years ago | Reply

you have my vote love it really cool thank you

by saundraeastham
about 2 years ago | Reply

really amazing how you did this

by jennaseyler
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw this on apple facebook page you have my vote

by stephniekowalewski
about 2 years ago | Reply

Amazing

by kyleemiah
about 2 years ago | Reply

found you on facebook like all you stuff Rockbot is funny

by willislackner
about 2 years ago | Reply

love this work.but i think there are some better ones on Facebook that you have done like the bikes and the WiFi truck and i love the raptor and his tail that is a nice touch.

by cassaundrachalker
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is very cool love it

by maddienewsome
about 2 years ago | Reply

vote

by sebrinalabounty
about 2 years ago | Reply

wish it was at the Orlando show

by Asley117
about 2 years ago | Reply

It wasn't done in time for the Orlando show Asley, Ken finished it in June during a week of high stress when our beloved dog Max was hospitalized. We're working on doing the show in Tampa at MOSI in November, keep watching kenbots.com for where we'll have it on display next.

by diana.swallow
about 2 years ago | Reply

very nice you have my vote

by sam106th
about 2 years ago | Reply

you have my vote

by neilcondie76
about 2 years ago | Reply

love it

by suemccrady
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice how you did it you get my vote

by CurtisMCcrady
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice like it

by artie111
about 2 years ago | Reply

cool and all the sounds too love star wars

by nigelolusk
about 2 years ago | Reply

all the idea on here are good it not about bing the best its about having fun.and this was fun to do.

by kjswallow
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is Upcycling at it best

by arnoldobolton
about 2 years ago | Reply

Saw this in person at the art show in Dunedin. love the Rockbot and Milo so funny

by fernburruel1967
about 2 years ago | Reply

hell nice i won't one

by bradly12
about 2 years ago | Reply

top vote for me

by korycardoso
about 2 years ago | Reply

you get my vote for this

by keacie78
about 2 years ago | Reply

this so sweet love it

by yulanda
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice

by ozells
about 2 years ago | Reply

way to go

by zacheryruley
about 2 years ago | Reply

yes sheer genius how you did it.

by charliecoulter
about 2 years ago | Reply

Awesome

by noreen12
about 2 years ago | Reply

Very Nice Love it

by SSalomon
about 2 years ago | Reply

look great

by kayleestotler
about 2 years ago | Reply

one word AWESOME

by vanessaW1
about 2 years ago | Reply

you get my vote

by VanceDouthitt
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw it on the star wars blog had to vote for something this cool. nice one

by fox234
about 2 years ago | Reply

love star wars you get my vote

by Jude Schupp
about 2 years ago | Reply

5 stars for this

by MitchelB
about 2 years ago | Reply

Saw this in person at the show at DFAC, this video is good but seeing this is person will blow your mind. This guy deserves to win, this is just one of many baddass things he's made from recycled computers that would have ended up in a landfill. Keep up the great work Ken

by JoeArmstrong
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is pretty cool

by melisaharpin
about 2 years ago | Reply

out of thi world

by clarisadyck
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is great

by percycataldo
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw this on facebook so cool

by WanLaws24
about 2 years ago | Reply

yes sheer genius to come up with this

by cstockstill@yopmail.com
about 2 years ago | Reply

was in Orlando got the Klingon bird of prey very happy. this is way better

by tysonlanni
about 2 years ago | Reply

wonderful to see somthing recycled like this it a masterpiece love it

by Mignon
about 2 years ago | Reply

love your work saw it at the dunedin art show veary nice

by ABondy
about 2 years ago | Reply

work of sheer genius love it and all the other ones on Facebook love the Trike bike too

by alisialaprade
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is amazing

by clariceolinger
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw you in OrlandoThis is really cool

by FranceMastin
about 2 years ago | Reply

love it work of art

by kalilalor233
about 2 years ago | Reply

very nice

by SetsukoHajek
about 2 years ago | Reply

106th fleet nice one

by johnevans
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is wicked but a Deffiant would be cool

by markgoddard
about 2 years ago | Reply

I think you should make one Im saw someone will buy it

by kerrirogers
about 2 years ago | Reply

yep USS Defiant would be cool

by davefrost
about 2 years ago | Reply

may the STO be with you

by zoehowell
about 2 years ago | Reply

106th fleet how about doing the USS Deffiant that would look cool

by benbarber
about 2 years ago | Reply

Captain James STO nice one

by jamesperna
about 2 years ago | Reply

love the rockbot on your facebook page but this is amazing

by vickimorris
about 2 years ago | Reply

was at the show in Orlando this is great

by shanfreeman
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice one

by jamesmclaughlin
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw it at the art show, well done really nice

by bengrant
about 2 years ago | Reply

Libby told me. love it

by marionwilliams
about 2 years ago | Reply

really nice love it.

by kerrywatson
about 2 years ago | Reply

kayleigh siad to say Hi

by jadeaddy
about 2 years ago | Reply

Cheryl told me very nice ken

by kimtaplin
about 2 years ago | Reply

matt show me really nice xx

by emmabrierley
about 2 years ago | Reply

I think it the best one there way to go ken hope you win

by leschapman1652
about 2 years ago | Reply

aunt libby show me hope you win ken

by schapman
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw it on facebook so cool

by kate8976
about 2 years ago | Reply

hi ken nice xx

by libby6781
about 2 years ago | Reply

keep up the good work ken

by jim1817
about 2 years ago | Reply

more like this. this is amazing

by ksydney
about 2 years ago | Reply

way to go hope you win

by amberscott
about 2 years ago | Reply

love it no landfill here

by kenscott
about 2 years ago | Reply

need more people like you in the world to do nice things

by markadams
about 2 years ago | Reply

well done like it

by jimharris
about 2 years ago | Reply

very nice

by enepofol-190
about 2 years ago | Reply

nice ken way to go

by bogena
about 2 years ago | Reply

great job

by tomjohnson
about 2 years ago | Reply

Love it

by cbearden
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is soooooooo bad

by tony1972
about 2 years ago | Reply

saw it at the Dunedin art show looked really good

by matt1987
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is amazing

by dallohysue
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is amazing

by dallohysue
about 2 years ago | Reply

That is amazing! I WANT THIS SOOOO BADD

by lee.scrafton.3
about 2 years ago | Reply

Nice like it

by logon34
about 2 years ago | Reply

Yay, that's a very VERY good one! ^^

by thomas.schw.16
about 2 years ago | Reply

i like it hope you win

by willams
about 2 years ago | Reply

this is so cool

by emason
about 2 years ago | Reply

Very Clever Ken :) ....Wishing you all the best with this xx

by Cheryl2409
about 2 years ago | Reply

Thank you for your votes!

by diana.swallow
about 2 years ago | Reply

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Mac laptop and PC find a new home
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