Now, in what he says “might be my Magnum Opus,” Rober lashes back at the increasingly common issue of doorstep package thievery. Watch and laugh as he demonstrates the glitter-spraying apparatus that took him 6 months to complete, as multiple thieves nab the package from his steps, take it to hidden locales, and open it up to unwittingly unleash a serious mess — all while surreptitiously being recorded by multiple phone cameras hidden inside.
This one brought serious holiday cheer to the Make: office. Enjoy!
Bonus: Behind the scenes on the building of the device, by Sean Hodgins. Arduino, custom circuit boards, 3D printing, and a lot of brilliance: