Rich Hunt's PowerBook to desktop Mac mod – as good as any thoroughbred from the Apple stables


Computer modifiers absolutely blow me away. I take my hat off to each and every one of you. I’ve seen motorbikes and Pink Floyd inspired hot rods but sometimes it’s that touch of elegance that takes you breath away. So today, Rich Hunt, my round of applause goes to you.

Rich has hacked his Mac. Seems to be the theme of the day. He hadn’t planned on it but after nurturing hinge repairs and paint re-sprays, his beloved PowerBook…

Steampunk Powerbook? More like Clockwork Powerbook!

Now that you know the, err, inner workings of the design aesthetics of steampunk pieces, here’s hoping you will appreciate the work that’s gone into this steampunk Pismo Powerbook created by Mr. Mordasky over at Mac Mod.

Using just broken clock parts purchased on eBay, aluminium sheet metal, gloss, and a bit of bronze paint, he has designed and made all by himself the perfect black steampunk Powerbook….