Ben Light

Ben Light

Ben Light is a New York based maker, designer, and Cash Cab contestant. Ben's work has appeared in the Museum of Arts and Design, the MoMA Design Store, and on the shelves at Crate & Barrel. He earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University and a Masters from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP).

Ben may love his lathe, just a little too much.

Latest from Ben Light

Wobble Bot Robot Recipe

A tasty pineapple snack provides the raw materials to build your own wobbling robot toy. This little guy will shake and vibrate simply by turning its head. Read more »

Pumpkin Pie Bots

Create robot toys from the cans left over from Thanksgiving. Grab a drill and a turkey sandwich, and get ready to make this great Black Friday project. Read more »

Wood 2x4 Project Enclosure

Show off your woodworking skills and create an affordable one-of-a-kind enclosure from 2×4 scraps for your next project. Read more »

Elephant Toy

I created 'The Belly Button,' an interactive children's book and set of wireless toys that allows curious children to bring the story to life in their own bedroom. Read more »