Outdoor foto1a

Published on April 8th, 2014 | by Caernac


Ikeanemometer 2.0

foto1a foto2a

Materials:  Six Blanda blank serving bowls

This Ikeanemometer 2.0 only has Ikea parts in its rotating structure. The center part is a 36 centimeter Blanda Blank stainless steel serving bowl. Four 28 centimeter serving bowls are attached to it. Luckily, I still had some 4 centimeter bowls lying around, so I could use one of them to hold the green glass marble on top. For some reason, Ikea no longer sells the 4 centimeter bowls. Then again, I never really understood the purpose of them (unless you want to serve someone a single peanut).

It all sits on a red cast iron column. An old bicycle wheel hub allows for smooth rotation. In fact, the ikeanemometer is almost always in motion. It needs very little wind, probably because of the sheer size of the contraption.


See previous Ikeanemometer


Kitchen upper corner cabinet
MARIUS Storage Net

The Author


One Response to Ikeanemometer 2.0

  1. FL Mom says:

    Oh that’s fun! Kind of a kinetic sculpture for your garden, and the red post sets it really well.
    I thought the 4cm bowls were for individual servings of sauce to go with your food. Or maybe they’re for people who like to imitate cooking shows that pre-measure the ingredients into little dishes. I don’t really know.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Back to Top ↑
  • Recommended for you

  • FREE 20 Best IKEA Hacks ebook. Get it here!



    See who won the IKEA Hack & Idea of the Year 2015!
    Voting has ended and we have winners. The The IKEA Idea of 2015 goes to …

  • And we have the winners for the IKEA Hack & Idea of the Year 2014!
    Without further ado, I would like to announce the winners of the IKEA Hack of 2014 as…

  • And the winners are!
    Again, IKEAHackers readers have chosen. It was another fun year picking the best of the best.

  • View all: Posts in chronological order |
    Hacks of the Year | Ideas of the Year

    Support IKEAHackers! Click here to start your Amazon shopping!.