Gadget Freak, Edward Nauman, has created a device that shuts off the washing machine if it starts to flood. As Nauman says, “It doesn’t spill on ounce of water once it hits the sensor.” And, “It’s pretty simple.” Check our Gadget Freak section for build instructions and a part list.
Eleven years ago one of those rare, brilliant moments emerged from the crack staff of Design News: Let’s put the tinkerers among our audience community to work in designing and building some truly wacky devices. And Gadget Freak was born.
Followers of Design News’ Gadget Freak blogs will have the opportunity next week to take home a wireless remote demo package that can be used to build garage door openers, tire pressure monitors, keyless entry systems, and much more.
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