Archive for June, 2006

How to make foam practice escrima-kali-arnis sticks and knives

Monday, June 19th, 2006

Full gallery of photos on how to make practice weapons
Recently I’ve been wanting to be able to go with much harder contact with my sticks and knives.. unfortunately the sticks I practice with are rattan and the knives are metal. I’ve been wanting to buy some, but they’re expensive ($5-15 per stick.. and it’s [...]

Homemade foam kali/escrima/arnis practice sticks AND wrist bracers/cuffs

Monday, June 19th, 2006

I’ve made a couple neat things in the past week and I thought I’d show you guys pictures of them:
First off the wrist bracers:

These ones are just for show, but I think they look quite cool. They’re all leather including the lacing.
Also.. today I made foam practice kali sticks and a knife. I [...]

i hate phones

Wednesday, June 14th, 2006

hate them so much

Speed Cameras: Citizens fed up, fight back

Friday, June 9th, 2006

Some citizens of the UK are really getting tired of the new speed cameras (SCAMeras) that have been put up around the country. Recently many cameras have been vandalized - burned, blown up or otherwise destroyed. One group, called MOTORISTS AGAINST DETECTION (MAD) states, “We are fed up with lining the pockets of [...]

Protect Your Constitutional Rights During Police Encounters

Tuesday, June 6th, 2006 is a fantastic website dedicated to helping you protect your constitutional rights during police encounters. They’ve got a video and clips of it to help you understand your rights and statistical information about police stops, arrests and such.
A recent story of a car being searched for the suspicion of “pirated CDs” brought this [...]

If managers treated engineers like they treat designers

Friday, June 2nd, 2006

This is how I feel all the time

I've left the country and this site is just an archive! Check out my trip blog!