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John Baichtal

John Baichtal

My interests include writing, electronics, RPGs, scifi, hackers & hackerspaces, 3D printing, building sets & toys. @johnbaichtal

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MAKE follows along as Rawrz founders Victoria Rose and Ann Sidenblad demonstrate their creative process. Read more »


John Farrell Kuhns wanted his daughter and nieces and nephews to have chemistry sets, but realizing that you can't buy decent them any more, he created his own. Read more »

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Ray Wang's modified his reflow toaster oven with a temperature probe controlled by an Arduino Pro, as well as an automatic door opener and auto-activating fan to reduce cool-down time. Read more »


Han Lee's Wooden Pixel Display 64 is a sweet 8x8 matrix created with wooden blocks manipulated by servos.. Read more »


The number one destination for barbot enthusiasts is Roboexotica, a festival held every year in Vienna. Read more »


MAKE author Bob Knetzger shows how to built a foam-cutting rig with a length of nichrome wire and a model train transformer. Read more »