For more projects with drinks cans head to issue 20, where Mayank Sharma discovered it’s possible to use them to build a popcorn maker, lampshade and miniature stove. Issue 20 is available as a free download from hackspace.raspberrypi.org/issues/20.
In preparation for Valentine’s Day tomorrow, we’ve been cutting these little hearts out of soda cans. It’s surprisingly easy to cut the aluminium and with a vinyl cutter you can create intricate shapes. Instructions are available here.