From wall-scaling belts to stronger, quieter Velcro, meet 10 of our favorite homebuilt inventions and the garage geniuses behind them
By PopSci StaffPosted 06.06.2007 at 2:00 am 1 Comment
How do you prevent insurgents from shooting down choppers? How do you keep a cast from itching? How do you reinvent the brick? You sketch. And then you work: nights, weekends-for years, if you have to. You blow all your money, then beg for more. You build prototypes, and when they fail, you build more. Why? Because inventing is about solving problems, and not stopping until your solution becomes real.