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Video: The beer-launching mini-fridge


Found via Neatorama: The beer-launching mini-fridge. Common sense, to say nothing of the law of diminishing returns, is powerless against the zeal of an engineer with the inclination and ability to design and construct gadgets that look cool on the Internet. This dorm-sized refigerator is outfitted with a self-loading, remote-controlled robotic arm that can catapult your preferred frosty beverage across the living room, saving you precious seconds and ensuring that every carbonated "cola" is transformed into a froth-filled fluid-grenade. Drink up!

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12 comments
boxfiddler
boxfiddler

where's the fridge for lazy winos?

mini_fridge
mini_fridge

gee, what could go wrong here. www.mini-fridge.org

kjohnson
kjohnson

Not very fair to give us less than three days to get your email read and view the video - which is now unavailable.....

Tig2
Tig2

Now if I could just figure out how to get martinis delivered the same way!!!

Don Christner
Don Christner

That's the kind of engineer friend everyone should have. To track down the video, just Google 'beer-launching mini-fridge'. Definitely worth tracking down.

Mark W. Kaelin
Mark W. Kaelin

Finally an engineer using his powers for the good of all humankind (Well, beer drinkers at least). Put some sound dampers on that baby and I might just get one.

NOW LEFT TR
NOW LEFT TR

CLUNK

daveo2000
daveo2000

Sit on the remote and get served a beer. What is wrong with that?

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