Every IT department has some old gear that’s functional, but is built to handle old storage material or can’t handle modern work demands. It can often be a pain to recycle, and, it’s still functional, so why get rid of it? Who knows, maybe someone will need a file stored on a legacy medium. Well, one gentleman Poland has come up with a way to up-cycle old gear, flex his creativity, and, to help us all get ready for the final season of Game of Thrones.
Meet the Floppotron, a musical instrument built out of old hard drives, 2.5″ floppy drives, and a couple of old printers. With it, creator Paweł Zadrożniak has been able to cover a number of songs, though he’s really stepped it up for the inevitable coming of Winter.
Check it out below!