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Zen of Neighbor

Let the people next door relax you.
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The guys in the adjacent apartment have noisy all-night parties, and don’t invite me. So, I want to operate a soothing set of chimes, with an intensity to follow the boom-boom ebb & tide of their stereo. There are “shock sensor” transducers, that output a signal based on vibration, which goes to an amplifier. Hook that to an electromagnet, and have a small magnet on the flapper hangy-down-thingy (technical jargon) of a wind chime. Instant indoor ruckus-powered bliss. Adjust the sensitivity to your desired enlightenment level.
Amos Kito, Oct 25 2002

Bass Seeking Missile http://www.halfbake...20Seeking_20Missile
One of my solutions. [phoenix, Oct 25 2002]

Audio annoyance deterrent http://www.halfbake...noyance_20deterrent
And another. [phoenix, Oct 25 2002]

For 'Bubba. Cut them down to size. http://www.husqvarna.com
Did you see the tree I saw? [Amos Kito, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 05 2004]


       I know someone who desperately needs this. Can you get it built in a jif?
blissmiss, Oct 25 2002

       Yeah, but he's going to move soon.   

       "Ruckus-powered Bliss?" Heh.
bristolz, Oct 25 2002

       The Zen way is to not react to their all-night party and likewise, not restrain your noisy kids from getting up early and making lots of noise right outside their apartment.
hippo, Oct 28 2002

       A Zen chainsaw? Mmmm.   

       //Zen chainsaw//
"When you can take this Husqvarna from my hand, it will be time for you to leave."

       Ah, retaliation. These are all fine suggestions, but my special psychological paybacks drive the neighbors completely mad. Mad, I tell you.
This idea is instead about clearing the whole problem from one's mind, until all the other neighbors rise up and deal with it for me.
Amos Kito, Oct 28 2002


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