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The Boxy Lady Micro-Cabin (tweaked/w/new roof)
August 28, 2010, 8:42 am
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As all my mini-cabins/micro-cabins are an ongoing work-in-progress…here are a few shots from Scituate, MA where my little mobile shack/kiosk was on display for three weeks. Its now back home, but I’m gearing up for a NYC roadtrip for the Maker Faire- in September.

The Boxy Lady in front of THE FRONT STREET BOOK SHOP in Scituate, MA

For those of you who have seen the youtube video of this cabin on Make Magazine’s channel, you’ll notice that “The Boxy Lady” now has a corrugated roof, and a few other small alterations….

More recently, I’m now redoing the way in which the pneumatic wheels were attached. Luckily, this structure is so lightweight, it was just a matter of flipping the cabin up on its arse-end to do the work (shown).

The simple undercarraige of the structure…


Randomly Diggin’: The Boston based band NEVER GOT CAUGHT (ex-members of TREE, with a Clutch and/or Fu Manchu vibe….

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when’s the new book due out ?

Comment by frank

Please post lots of video from the maker faire!!!

Comment by Lisa

Keep at it. Soon you could have something akin to a ‘transformer’. I’m almost inspired enough to attempt something like it myself.

Comment by Jimmy

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