Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius : 21 Build-It-Yourself Projects

  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2004-03-08
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill/TAB Electronics
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $35!
    Your order must be $35 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $24.95
  • eBook
    Add to Cart


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


The do-it-yourself hobbyist market, particularly in the area of electronics, is hotter than ever. This books gives the "evil genius" loads of projects to delve into, from an ultrasonic microphone, to a body heat detector, and all the way to a Star Wars Light Saber. This book makes creating these devices fun, inexpensive, and easy.

Author Biography

Bob Iannini runs Information Unlimited, a firm dedicated to the experimenter and technology enthusiast. Founded in 1974, the company holds many patents, ranging from weapons advances to children's toys. Mr. Iannini's 1983 Build Your Own Laser, Phaser, Ion Ray Gun & Other Working Space-Age Projects, now out of print, remains a popular source for electronics hobbyists.

Table of Contents

Create, Design, and Build Your Own:

Mass Driver

Pyrotechnic Blaster (used in metal design)

Magnetic Pulse Can Crusher

Robotic Control and other Circuits Disabler with Pulse


Object Catapult

Electromagnetic Launcher

Laser Beam Cutter

Body Heat Detector

Lightning Bolt Generator

Object Levitation Device

Infrared Viewer

Laser Listening System

Traveling Wave Generator

Multi Vortex Plasma Tornado

Working Star Wars-like Light Saber

Ultrasonic Microphone

Marx Impulse Generator

Sonic Phaser Cannon

Centrifuge Design

Vortex Smoke Ring Machine

Electronic Ventriloquism System

Tesla Coil Creation

Rewards Program

Write a Review