Jimmy DiResta

Jimmy DiResta

I make stuff.

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In this week's episode of DiResta, Jimmy makes a simple row of hooks to store keys or wrenches. Read more »

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DiResta upgrades his X-Carve and makes a shop stool. You can make one of your own or modify the design on Inventables. Read more »

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In this episode of DiResta, Jimmy makes four tables for a kindergarten makerspace. Read more »

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In this episode of DiResta, Jimmy shares his latest organizational project in the form of stackable workshop bins. Read more »

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In this video you can see me make what is called a “cube twist” drawer pull.  It is a simple technique often demonstrated by blacksmiths to make handles and tools. Lately I have been watching my youtube Blacksmith teacher Rory May in a recent video he goes into detail on the... Read more »

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In this episode, Jimmy Diresta takes some dumpster diving gold and makes a mirror that is truly New York. Read more »

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In this episode of DiResta, Jimmy uses some scrap metal around his shop to fabricate a whirlygig. Read more »