Blog Profile / Make: Workshop


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Archived Since:March 29, 2015

Blog Post Archive

Tips of the Week: Workbench Saddle Bags, Safety Pin Slings, and the Value of a Portable Stick

Another week of useful tips and tricks shared by the maker community. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: Workbench Saddle Bags, Safety Pin Slings, and the Value of a Portable Stick appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Turn PVC into a High Impact Soldering Iron Case

Follow along with Jeremy Cook as he transforms a PVC pipe into a functional, and stylish, case for his soldering iron. Read more on MAKE The post Turn PVC into a High Impact Soldering Iron Case appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Arcade Games, Theme Park Rides, and Toothpick Sculptures at Rochester Mini Maker Faire

In Upstate New York, the Rochester Mini Maker Faire will be kicking off their fourth event this Saturday. Don't miss it! Read more on MAKE The post Arcade Games, Theme Park Rides, and Toothpick Sculptures at Rochester Mini Maker Faire appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Weekend Watch: Tales from the Tinkerage

A UK science teacher telling tinkering tales out of school. Read more on MAKE The post Weekend Watch: Tales from the Tinkerage appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Tips of the Week: Spring Board Clamping, Rubber Band Hands, and Why Extra Parts Equal Beer!

Clamping, sliding, gripping, pinning, splicing, oh my. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: Spring Board Clamping, Rubber Band Hands, and Why Extra Parts Equal Beer! appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Raspberry PiBoy Mixes Walnut, Carbon Fiber, and Retro Gaming

This handheld mixes walnut and carbon fiber, maintaining the 80’s charm of the original Nintendo GameBoy but looking more dapper. Read more on MAKE The post Raspberry PiBoy Mixes Walnut, Carbon Fiber, and Retro Gaming appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Building the Ultimate Hot Wire Foam Cutting Table

A tricked out homemade hot wire foam cutting table that has it all. Read more on MAKE The post Building the Ultimate Hot Wire Foam Cutting Table appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Tips of the Week: PVC Can Holders, Poor Maker’s Shrink Plastic, and Pre-Making Mistakes

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Another week of clever shop tricks and organizing tips, including PVC paint can organizing, cutting circles with a saw, anticipating trouble. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: PVC Can Holders, Poor Maker’s Shrink Plastic, and Pre-Making Mistakes appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Memorializing a Friend’s Passed Pet With a Carved-Wood Pug

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

When the pug of a friend of Reddit user Tyus died recently, he decided to make her a wood carving in honor of the doggie. Read more on MAKE The post Memorializing a Friend’s Passed Pet With a Carved-Wood Pug appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Skill Builder: Using a Combination Square

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Every toolbox needs the measuring and calibrating powers of the combo square. Read more on MAKE The post Skill Builder: Using a Combination Square appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Open World: 20 Databases to Help You Find Local Maker Resources

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

It can be tricky to track down local workshops and makerspaces, so here are a ton of useful resources that will help you find one. Read more on MAKE The post Open World: 20 Databases to Help You Find Local Maker Resources appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

How They Built That Levitating Star Wars Speeder Bike Costume

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Watch this awesome video of a replica Star Wars speeder bike appearing to levitate its way around NYC. Then check out the backstory of how it was built. Read more on MAKE The post How They Built That Levitating Star Wars Speeder Bike Costume appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Check Out the New Maker Podcast “Make or Break”

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Looking for something to listen to while you're in your workshop? Check out this new podcast that features past Make: magazine contributors. Read more on MAKE The post Check Out the New Maker Podcast “Make or Break” appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Maker Pro News: Maker Pros do B2B, Indiegogo Launches a Marketplace, and More

2 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

This past week, Inventables spotlighted its maker pro users, Indiegogo launched a marketplace, and new 3D printing frontiers were reached. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Pro News: Maker Pros do B2B, Indiegogo Launches a Marketplace, and More appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Tips of the Week: Needle Bottles, Playing Cards in the Shop, and Heat-Bending PVC with Sand

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Another week of solid and satisfying shop tips and tricks from top makers. Read more on MAKE The post Tips of the Week: Needle Bottles, Playing Cards in the Shop, and Heat-Bending PVC with Sand appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Quickly Build Transitional Dwellings with Shelter 2.0 CNC Templates

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Shelter 2.0 is a flat-packed plywood structure that anyone can build pretty much anywhere with the assistance of a CNC router. Read more on MAKE The post Quickly Build Transitional Dwellings with Shelter 2.0 CNC Templates appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Transform a Tuff Shed into a Solar-Powered Workspace

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Build yourself a solar powered office out of a Tuff Shed, giving yourself a workspace to maintain isolation between your work and the rest of your life. Read more on MAKE The post Transform a Tuff Shed into a Solar-Powered Workspace appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Can a Paper Blade on a Dremel Tool Actually Cut Card, Plastic, Wood?

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Check out this eyeopening experiment to see if a rotary tool can do some serious cutting with two sheets of paper. Read more on MAKE The post Can a Paper Blade on a Dremel Tool Actually Cut Card, Plastic, Wood? appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Costumes, Driveable Tanks, and electroBOOM at Maker Faire Calgary

3 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

Maker Faire Calgary is being held over the Halloween weekend? Sounds like a phenomenal idea to us. We can't wait to go! Read more on MAKE The post Costumes, Driveable Tanks, and electroBOOM at Maker Faire Calgary appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

Weekend Watch: Design and Making with Guido Vrola

4 weeks agoHobbies : Make: Workshop

An Italian designer and maker hopes to inspire others with the videos that he shares. Read more on MAKE The post Weekend Watch: Design and Making with Guido Vrola appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.

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