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March 21, 2009

Name the Thing Contest – 80

at 12:28 am. Filed under Contests

The prize this week is a hard drive enclosure. This contest will run for one week (March 21 – 26, 2009) . Ending time is based on central standard time. To enter, identify the item pictured above and give an example of what can be done with it. The picture may look a bit obscure but it was in a featured project on the site so you would be able to look back and find it. 🙂

Please do not give the answer in the comments.

Send an email to contest @ hackedgadgets.com with "Name the Thing Contest" as the subject, and the message body consisting of:

  • The name of the item in the above picture
  • An example of what the item pictured above can be used for

The winner will be chosen at random from all of the correct entries.


Added April 4, 2009

The item to guess was a Fire Alarm Clock

The winner is Pete T. (There were 98 entries)


Below is a picture of the prize.




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11 Responses to “Name the Thing Contest – 80”

  1. therian Says:

    first 🙂

  2. Josh Says:


    Wow. This was a hard one to find and be sure I had the right answer. I knew what it was, but wanted to be sure.

    therian… I bet you feel so accomplished now.

  3. v1r05 Says:

    this is one of the easiest…
    anyone who loves to take things apart will kn0w it..

  4. Mike Says:

    The item was pretty obvious. Finding where this particular one was used took a little bit more hunting. It would have been a little easier if I read the directions 🙂

  5. cde Says:

    Weird. That hard drive enclosure has a none standard device side usb connector. That’s supposed to be the host/up link connector.

  6. simon Says:

    Strange, I’ve seen that face before
    Seen him hanging ’round my door

  7. nadine Says:

    PLEASE! DON’T WRITE ANY HINTS IN THE COMMENTS!!!it’s really easy contest this week:)

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  9. caroline Says:

    why the winner announcement takes so long?

  10. Alan Parekh Says:

    Winner announced.

  11. Alan Parekh Says:

    Hi Caroline,

    Sorry for the delay in posting the winner. Thanks for keeping me in check! The goal is to announce the winner within a week after the contest is over. Unfortunately it doesn’t always work out… 🙂

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