My name is Paul Elkins, and this is my website. Welcome!

Nomad Bicycle Camper

I used recycled fluted plastic signs, cheap wood and a bicycle for this home on wheels.

Sparky, an electric Coroplast boat

Here's a new coro boat, but this one is silent...

A DIY Entertainment Center

My space constraints necessitated making a custom cabinet. It's simple yet effective.

Foam board shelter

Burningman is coming up. Beat the heat. Make your own foldable foam home.

Your Creations!

See what other people have been making.

Here you will find an assortment of my random ideas and one off prototypes. Click on a tab above that interests you, then clicking on an image for more detailed pictures and video links.


A backpack made of fluted plastic, that you can sit on! Just another example of what can be made with this versatile material. Check it out.


Now you can buy a pre-made Nomad camper. Coming soon!


I love the Peel 50 idea. It was perfect for going short distance on the cheap, but I've always felt it needed a fourth wheel to be safe.


Don't forget to check out my 'Misc.' tab. There, you'll see numerous off-beat Do-it-yourself projects I made like the 'Busy Box', that helps little whipper snappers, like my grandson, with hand coordination.