Build Your Own Enigma Cipher Machine

Nearly a century after its invention, the electromechanical Enigma cipher machine still strikes a deep chord among the digerati. Used by the German military to encode communications in the run-up to and during World War II, the Enigma has achieved a mythic quality in computing history—the Medusa slain by the hero Turing with the new weapon of digital logic.

http://spectrum.ieee.org/geek-life/hands-on/build-your-own-enigma-cipher-machine

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