Bored of seeing regular rectangular boxes shapes of your speaker when you sit on your computer table! Here are the DYI Jar speakers which would excite your listening experience while keeping quality at its best.
These interesting and inexpensive Jar speakers are made of inexpensive material while can decorate your desktop. All you need are two jars, the speaker parts from Radio Shack, and the ability to use common DIY tools. Enhancing the MIT’s David Mellis’s Fab Speakers experience, Design student Sarah Pease created this “audioJar”. She believes in a simple and flexible approach i.e. you can customize the look by applying different size and feet of the jars as per your innovative design requirement other than the blocks of cork..
Mellis version of speakers are portable in size powered with three AAA batteries compatible with any standard audio jack which may be your iphone, I pad or your laptop. The AAA batteries are safe to use and has been regular in usage when using Speakers. These speakers are an experiment with open source hardware available in consumer electronics and applying the customization in those Jars. As per Mellis, you would find difficulty in accessing laser cutter required for cutting Jar for wire inputs which can be easily resolved by using laser cutting service.
Sarah says that she has made available the original design files free of cost in view of encouraging such innovations and customizations in excitement that she might not have thought about. People can change or modify the design as per their requirement. The objective is to create interesting Jar speakers which can outstand regular spearkers or atleast can give them a thought to change the outlook of the old fashioned speakers.
These speakers have been designed with simple and inexpensive material for the easy production facility if done by others. These speakers look trendy where every other speaker comes in regular box shapes of different sizes. These Jar speakers is sure to envious your friends when they came at your home and would surely demand it from you. So, Next time when you mom take her old kitchen Jars into the dump yard, Please her by taking those dump jars to make these awesome Jar Speakers which your mom is sure to appreciate. So start thinking about the newest modification you can do to these Jar speakers to make it more impressive and effective. Keep Innovating! All the best.