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Building the Bowgun Kit From Maywa Denki

1 day ago
The Bowgun is a musical instrument invented by Maywa Denki that’s shaped like a dog and makes a sort of barking sound when it’s played. This is a kit that you can use to build your own. Maywa Denki’s channel: www.youtube.com/user/MAYWADENKI Music: Kevin McLeod at incompetech.com ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to […]

Make: Live – Arduino Traffic Tracker

7 days ago
The Arduino Traffic Tracker tells you about the traffic conditions of a predetermined route using the Google maps API – you can quickly get a sense of how long your commute will take, or which route you should take – with a quick glance. Get all the parts for this project: www.digikey.com/short/3vjct3 How-to steps: makezine.com/projects/arduino-neopixel-traffic-map/

Build a Tiny Trebuchet with One Car Workshop

2 weeks ago
Build a tiny trebuchet for less than $10 using no tools! In this video, Bill Livolsi of One Car Workshop shows you how to build the world’s cutest siege weapon using popsicle sticks, a pair of scissors, and super glue. Music by Andrew Applepie andrewapplepie.bandcamp.com/

Crafted Workshop: How To Build A DIY Projector Screen

2 weeks ago
You don’t need to spend a fortune on a projector screen! With some inexpensive screen material and simple framing, you can build your own projector screen quickly and easily. Tools Used: Pocket Hole Jig: amzn.to/2sM20io Drill: amzn.to/2sLAT7p Miter Saw: amzn.to/2udMa4F Staple Gun: amzn.to/2sZOw76 Brad Nailer: amzn.to/2u4rStW Materials Used: 1x4s for frame Back Band Trim Black […]

Cura 2.6 with Octoprint Integration

3 weeks ago
The recent release of Cura, the 3d Print Slicing Software includes one of the best new features in a while: seamless integration with OctoPrint. Octopi: octopi.octoprint.org Cura: ultimaker.com/en/products/cura-software Apple Pi Baker: www.tweaking4all.com/software/macosx-software/macosx-apple-pi-baker/ Win 32 Disk Imager: sourceforge.net/projects/win32diskimager/ Music: nervous_testpilot nervoustestpilot.co.uk/ ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to a Maker Faire! www.makerfaire.com Subscribe to […]

Updated Project: SmartPhone Garage Door Opener

4 weeks ago
A while back I created a Smartphone Garage Door Opener. It worked, but left a lot of room for improvement. So I created a new version of it, and its much better. Get the files for this project: github.com/photoresistor/SmartPhoneGarageDoorOpener And the parts: Feather Huzzah: www.amazon.com/Adafruit-2821-Feather-HUZZAH-ESP8266/dp/B019MGW6N6 Optoisolators: www.amazon.com/Cylewet-Optocoupler-Mounting-Coupler-Arduino/dp/B06X6M2NNY 5.5mm DC Jacks: www.amazon.com/CESS-Socket-Female-JackConnector-5-5mmx2-1mm/dp/B01G0Q3VRQ/ Reed Switch: www.amazon.com/Directed-Electronics-8601-Magnetic-Switch/dp/B0009SUF08/ref=sr_1_5?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1498696545&sr=1-5&keywords=reed+switch 5.5mm […]

Alex’s 22,200 BTU Portable Wok Range

1 month ago
If you’ve ever tried making a stir fry at home, you’ll find that it just doesn’t turn out like it did at the restaurant. You Stove isn’t hot enough. Alex from Alex French Guy Cooking modifies a portable stove with a secondary burner to make a proper wok stove. www.youtube.com/user/FrenchGuyCooking Music by ProleteR : Faidherbe […]

Make: Live – Raspberry Pi SkyCam

1 month ago
Brook Drumm of PrintrBot joins us as we build his raspberry Pi SkyCam, a 3d printed, Raspberry Pi-powered, remote controlled cable cam. Get the parts you need for this project: www.digikey.com/short/30jr75 Read More: makezine.com/projects/3d-printed-raspberry-pi-skycam/

Skillbuilder: Learn to Solder

1 month ago
Soldering is one of the most fundamental maker skills – you can use it to mend and splice wires, build circuits, even make jewelry. If you haven’t learned yet, don’t wait any longer. ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to a Maker Faire! www.makerfaire.com Subscribe to the Magazine! www.makezine.com/subscribe Twitch.TV: www.twitch.tv/make/profile Follow us […]

Make Live: PiKon Raspberry Pi Telescope

2 months ago
The PiKon Telescope combines the Raspberry Pi, some PVC drain pipe and a few 3d printed parts to become a high power telescope capable of some impressive astrophotography.

Crafted Workshop: Georgia State Key Ring Coat Rack

2 months ago
Courtesy of Johnny Brooke of Crafted Workshop, learn how to make a magnetic key ring and coat hook in any shape you choose with the help of a Shapeoko 3 CNC router. ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to a Maker Faire! www.makerfaire.com Subscribe to the Magazine! www.makezine.com/subscribe Twitch.TV: www.twitch.tv/make/profile Follow us on […]

Electrosmash Arduino Guitar Pedal & Custom Enclosure

2 months ago
The Electrosmash Pedalshield Uno is an Programmable guitar effects pedal for Arduino. Normally we wouldn’t feel good making a video out of a kit build, so we made a custom enclosure for it as well. Learn More about the Pedalshield Uno: www.electrosmash.com/pedalshield-uno ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to a Maker Faire! www.makerfaire.com […]