heathkit

  Heathkit is a name that almost all electronics hobbyists are familiar with. Either you were old enough to be seeing the kits come out new, or you were like me and grew up with the kits as staples in every lab and garage. For those who are unfamiliar, Heathkit... Read more »

If you’re familiar with Super Mario Brothers, you’re certainly familiar with this character, the fire-breathing Piranha Plant. If you would like to have a replica of one in real life, you can build your own following instructions found here. The plant, which could probably double as a prop for Little... Read more »

Fritzing Code View

Fritzing is a fantastic tool (and a huge collection of components and boards you can use in your designs) for sketching out your circuits, but it can do much more. Now Fritzing adds a new capability: a code editor built in to the Fritzing environment. Read more »

The complete handmade cardboard elliptical

When my You Tube subscribers ask me if there is a limit to what can be made with cardboard, my answer is an empathic “no”! As shown in my various Makezine posts throughout the past year, the ways cardboard can be manipulated into ideas ranging from scooters and toys to... Read more »

and the wind was like the regret for what is no more. by Joao Costa

A slideshow of completed and works-in-progress projects by graduate students of NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program. Read more »

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The Designliner See on Kickstarter PiKit    See on Indiegogo  The Kinetic See on Kickstarter Protocycler See on indiegogo  Solder Doodle See on Kickstarter  Me Arm See on Kickstarter EVB See on Kickstarter  The Alchemist See on Kickstarter   Read more »

bt1

As noted in the video below, most furniture is built on an assembly line. This has some appeal if you don’t see yourself keeping it for a long time, as it’s generally not built to last. Brass Tacks woodworking, based in Kansas City, Missouri, takes a much different approach, building... Read more »

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