Toothy Toothbrush Timer

Hack a novelty toy to help get your dentist-recommended brushing every time.

Written and photographed by Steve Hoefer


STEVE HOEFER is a creative swashbuckler, freelance writer, and inventor who regularly contributes projects to the pages of MAKE. His inventions have been featured internationally on TV, over the radio, and in print. He lives on his family farm in Iowa.


EXPERTS SUGGEST YOU BRUSH FOR 2 MINUTES TWICE A DAY, but most people don’t come close to that. The Toothy Toothbrush Timer will help you get those recommended ...

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