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One giveth and the other taketh away. Which one is right for your project? Read more »

Apple I Replica Kit

Hobbyists are rediscovering the appeal of classic microcomputers from the 70s and early 80s, eager to tinker with computers at their fundamental level. Vince Briel designed the Replica I with permission from the Apple I’s original creator, Steve Wozniak. He sells it assembled ($199), as a kit ($149), or just the motherboard... Read more »


If 3D printing technology fascinates you, the RepRap is a great project to get involved in — but if you want to make things, CNC milling is the better option. Read more »