Videos

Arduino Neural Network Robot Part 1: Prototype and Design

1 month ago
In this video series, Sean Hodgins will be creating an open source Arduino based robot from scratch that will navigate using some photoresistors and a neural network. In this video Sean will look at testing some off the shelf components, use those components to create a schematic, and finally use those schematics the create a […]

Defrag Tools #187 – Ninjacat Unicorn

1 month ago
In this episode of Defrag Tools, Chad Beeder and Andrew Richards talk to Marc Goodner and Reid Borsuk about the maker community at Microsoft, and the cool Ninjacat statue they built. Make sure to watch to the end to see all of its, shall we say… special features!  

Le PicBois: Natural Edge Bowl

2 months ago
Patrick Laperrière of Le PicBois turns this beautiful live edge bowl from a log, just in time for the Autumn season. Le PicBois: lepicbois.net/

These Mechanisms Will Make You Fall In Love With Pinball All over Again

2 months ago
Fun with Pinball is an interactive exhibit created by Mark Gibson to tech people about the mechanisms of electromechanical pinball machines. Every individual mechanism is isolated and put on display so people can actuate them to see how they work.

Make your own 3d Zoetropes with 4-Mation

2 months ago
3d Zoetropes are a way to create an animation on your desktop visible with the naked eye. 4-Mation has a readymade kit that handles the platter motion and the strobes to let your creativity take the focus.

This Tiny Factory Makes Massage Rollers In No Time Flat

2 months ago
High School Sophomore Ethan Milligan brought this tiny manufacturing machine to Maker Faire Denver this weekend and impressed the heck out of me. It’s powered entirely by pneumatics and an Arduino Mega.

Make: Live – Raspberry Pi Robo Car

2 months ago
We’re building an autonomous car! The Donkey is a Raspberry Pi powered hacked RC car that uses computer vision to navigate it’s environment. We’ll be building it live on location at Sparkfun AVC 2017. Catch up on the project here: makezine.com/projects/build-autonomous-rc-car-raspberry-pi/ Sparkfun AVC 2017: avc.sparkfun.com/ Learn more about this project: www.donkeycar.com

ADAM: The Mirror – Behind the Scenes

2 months ago
Watch the full film: www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8NeB10INDo Go behind the scenes of ADAM: The Mirror with Neill Blomkamp and Oats Studios. Oats Website: Home Steam Page: store.steampowered.com/app/633… Twitter: www.twitter.com/oatsstudios/ Instagram: www.instagram.com/oatsstudios/ Facebook: www.facebook.com/oatsstudios Unity Website: unity3d.com/ Twitter: twitter.com/unity3d Facebook: www.facebook.com/unity3d/ YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/Unity3D

Make: Live – Cold Brew Coffee Tower

2 months ago
In this episode of Make: Live, we’re going to build a massive cold brew coffee tower that has its water flow rate electronically controlled so we can tune our perfect cup of coffee. Get all the parts for this project at Digi-Key. www.digikey.com/short/q7h4vj Full instructions: makezine.com/projects/build-a-behemoth-cold-brew-coffee-drip-tower/

LePicBois: Textured Maple Plate

3 months ago
Watch as Pat Laperrière of Le PicBois Turns this enormous maple round into a beautiful plate. Behind the Scenes: youtu.be/7Vfy9rm85wo Website ► lepicbois.net/ YouTube ► www.youtube.com/lepicbois Facebook ► www.facebook.com/AtelierLePicBois Instagram ► instagram.com/atelierlepicbois Twitter ► twitter.com/atelierpicbois ———————————————————— 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 […]

How To Use a Circular Saw

3 months ago
Circular Saws are one of the most basic and versatile woodworking tools around – and you can get your hands on one for nearly nothing. Here’s some advice on how you can use them safely and effectively.

This fancy glove counts high fives

4 months ago
Last minute mod: I added a 2nd switch to the thumb, so it doesn’t trigger unless Joel wants it to! No more accidental counts. This project is basically a mashup of these two awesome tutorials: learn.adafruit.com/trinket-react-counter/ www.instructables.com/id/High-Five-Collector/ You’ll find Joel www.youtube.com/channel/UC_7aK9PpYTqt08ERh1MewlQ