Paul Gentile (The Hobby Guy)

Paul Gentile (The Hobby Guy)

I have been making stuff my whole life, from model trains to multicopters. It is why friends call me The Hobby Guy. More than making I enjoy sharing and teaching others how to make. In 2013 along with two fellow makers, Lee Siegel and Jean Consorti, we founded Soldering Sunday. Our mission is to help Makers of all ages and skill levels explore new ideas, connect with fellow makers, and create what they are passionate about. Come Explore, Connect, and Create with us at

Latest from Paul Gentile (The Hobby Guy)


When 7-year-old Katie Johnson was diagnosed with a terminal illness, the R2 Builders Club worked together to give her her very own droid. Read more »


Learn how to build your own R2-D2 and join a dedicated community of Makers bringing Star Wars astromech droids to life. This comprehensive guide will get you started! Read more »


Soldering is fun and with a little practice it is a skill that anyone can master. Lets start with assembling Chip and his Pixel Power base and then we can plug him into an Arduino and program his eyes. Read more »


Launch lots of little lights in a soda bottle rocket and see them parachute back down. It's LED "chutties." Read more »