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Turn the Cables from Your Gaming or Electronics Setup into a Wall-Based Work of Art

When it comes to gaming setups or our favorite electronics, there are always lots of cables to deal with. Now you could just bundle those cables up and try to hide them as best you can or you could turn them into a work of art…

You can see additional pictures and find out how to set up your own wall-based work of art with those cables by visiting the blog post linked below.

Feature Friday: Cords Away [via There I Fixed It]

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  • Published 05/31/12

Comments (5)

  1. gifi4

    That looks awesome!

  2. Brian Moffet

    I’d paint the wall green to look like a circuit board. The wife wouldn’t appreciate it though.

  3. CompWiz

    Brilliant idea!

  4. Jer

    @Brian ..After the paint Id accent the circuitry with gold foil and strips of yellow LEDs blinking in series to represent the flow of electrons!

  5. Jer I can’t stop thinking about it there are an infinite number of odds and ends one could use to build other components. Old batteries could be painted to resemble capacitors, resistors lathed from wood dowel, chips carved from scraps of MDF.. why not expand the project to cover all four walls.. now, what can we do with the ceiling? could as ceiling fan be disguised as a 12v casefan safely and convincingly?..

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