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A Totematon is an artifact which explores the relationship between traditional artisan techniques and custom made open source hardware (OSHW). In this talk, Denisa presents a prototype totematon in the form of a traditional Kyoto windchime made by a local artisan and connected to Chernobyl Geiger tubes with custom made PCB from Tokyo based inMojo team of hackers and makers with electronic components from Shenzhen markets. These radiation chimes react to elevated radiation levels, but more importantly they extend old rituals of protection from evil spirits. The prototype explores the concept of totem hardware, of technologies dispersing evil spirits and geopolitical fears, which can create new collective identities based on hacker and maker cultures refusing present geopolitical divisions and reminding us of our common non-human ancestry by creating powerful new techno-totemic myths.