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Caleb Kraft

Caleb Kraft

Community Editor for Make: I get ridiculously excited seeing people make things. I just want to revel in the creativity of the masses! My favorite thing in the world is sharing the hard work of a maker.

I'd always love to hear about what you're making, so send me an email any time at

Latest from Caleb Kraft

When Ukrainian immigrant Dymtro Szylack retired from the GM plant, he found himself with lots of free time and nothing to do. He decided to fill his time with art. Szylack collected items from all over and glued, stapled, and welded them all into this impressive structure referred to as... Read more »


If you’re reading Make:, there’s a pretty good chance you build stuff. It may be little stuff, it may be big stuff, but you are probably a maker of things. The Red Bull Creation event is, for many of us, like an insane and wonderful vacation mixed with torture, for... Read more »


The illustrious Becky Stern has joined us for an interview about wearable electronics. As you know, Becky lives and breathes wearables so she has some incredible insight.  If you’d like to find more of Becky, you should probably tune into her weekly show about wearable electronics! If you don’t want... Read more »


Evolve looks like a pretty cool game. We’re not a gaming blog though, so I won’t even get into how interesting I think the ideas are behind the gameplay. Just a hint, this was made by the same team who created Left4Dead. What we like here at Make is making... Read more »


This will be the 4th year for a Maker Faire in Atlanta Georgia. This event is growing incredibly each year and they have no reason to expect this year to be any different. They’re looking for interesting projects to show off to the crowds of onlookers. If you think you... Read more »


Orlando is about to be taken over by the makers! The third year for the Maker Faire Orlando is coming up soon. Their call for makers ends Sunday, July 13th, so you better rush to get in contact with them to see if your project fits. They’ve already got over... Read more »

Side by side: Standard in black, FlexyStruder in green.

LulzBot / Price: $294.95 Review unit supplied by LulzBot. Why a special extruder? Flexible filaments can be printed on many extruders. However, if you look at the most common designs for extruders, they rely on the rigidity of the filament to go from your drive gear to the hot... Read more »