DIY Projects Review

The 2016 Winter DIY & Pro Projects Contest has come to a close! We received hundreds of entries from talented makers across the country. Entries varied from a delicate titanium fine writing instrument to rugged off road motor vehicles, and many artistic  and architectural marvels in between!
Steel, Copper, and Bronze Custom Table - Aaron Heisler

New Prizes Added!

We’ve got great news for contest entrants! Due to the range of outstanding of entries, we’ve decided to expand our original prize offering and develop additional prize categories. The overall contest winner will still receive $250 in free materials from OnlineMetals. And, in addition to this, we will now be creating secondary prizes for additional winners.
The team is busy reviewing all the entries received, and will have final evaluations to determine winners complete by the end of this week. Did you enter our contest? Do you have an idea of what categories we should create for our 2 runners up?
Here’s some ideas we’re thinking of based on the types of entries we received…

Potential Prize Categories

  • • Classiest Musical Instrument
  • • Most Dangerous Product
  • • Most Useful Product
  • • Sassiest Motorized Vehicle
  • • Most Creative Interior Furnishing

Tell us what categories you would like to see! Let us know on Facebook or Twitter (@onlinemetals) Do you have other ideas for categories we should be considering? Weigh in before the big day of judgement on Thursday!
Need some inspiration for categories? Here’s a few more examples of the entries we’ve received. You can also check-out or video montage to see more > 
Dynaflow Wall Sculpture - Kevan Simon
Aluminum Stilts - Stilts Factory
Did you enter our contest? Keep an eye on your email in-box. Winning entrants will be notified via email by Monday, 14, 2016. Best of luck and a great big Thank You to all who entered!