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Hack This: 24 Incredible Hackerspace Projects from the DIY Movement by John Baichtal

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Project 14. The Polyplasmic Arcophone

Desiring to add a little zap to their hackerspace, members of Australia’s Perth Artifactory built a Jacob’s Ladder. They liked it so much they built several and set their sizzling electrical arcs to music.

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Credit: Jason Muirhead

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Hackerspace Profile: The Perth Artifactory

Location:

Perth Artifactory

Unit 8, 16 Guthrie Street

Osborne Park, Western Australia

artifactory.org.au/

Organizational type: Incorporated association (nonprofit)

Founding date: September 2009

Number of members: 30

Dues: $100 full, $50 associate; ...

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