Half a croissant, on a plate, with a sign in front of it saying '50c'
h a l f b a k e r y
I never imagined it would be edible.

idea: add, search, annotate, link, view, overview, recent, by name, random

meta: news, help, about, links, report a problem

account: browse anonymously, or get an account and write.



One way screen for window

A screen for the window that lets bugs out, not in.
  [vote for,

I have a screen on my window but flies/mosquitoes get in from the front door. So I propose a one way screen that has mini fillaments that let bugs out when they hit it, but keeps ones already outside out.
Koshka, Jun 13 2005


       I thought this was going to be a screen that lets you see through one direction, but not the other. That would be terribly useful, too.
omegatron, Jun 14 2005

       [omegatron] they used to do that by painting one side black and the other side white. I assume they used a flat foam brush of some sort. Don't know how well it worked.   

       I like the filament screen, kinda like little fish traps. Very good idea.
baconbrain, Jun 14 2005

       Could you explain a little more about how the filaments work?
Ling, Jun 14 2005

       Good idea. They can do this with artifical membranes, why not with flyscreens eh?
kuupuuluu, Jun 14 2005


back: main index

business  computer  culture  fashion  food  halfbakery  home  other  product  public  science  sport  vehicle