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DiResta: Spoon on a Lathe

A few months back I made a spoon using the bandsaw. While I was making that spoon I was thinking...

Simple Box-Fan Food Dehydrator, a la Alton Brown

Simple Box-Fan Food Dehydrator, a la Alton Brown

Jerky is the on-the-go snack that has fueled...

Paloma Fautley

  • Difficulty: Easy
Make Lickety-Split “Magic Shell” Ice Cream Dip

Make Lickety-Split “Magic Shell” Ice Cream Dip

Crunch! This deliciously snappy, yet fudgy chocolate dip...

Enrique DePola

DiResta: Puzzle Box

Many years ago, I found this idea in a magic shop. It was small and made of plastic. Recently, a...

Pulverize Your Old Keyboard to Make These Fridge Magnets

Pulverize Your Old Keyboard to Make These Fridge Magnets

I always try to find ways to reuse...

Jason Poel Smith

  • Difficulty: Easy
Ouija Be Mine: Build This Animated Valentine’s Day Card

Ouija Be Mine: Build This Animated Valentine’s Day Card

Ouija Be Mine? Here’s an animated pop-up Valentine's...

Bob Knetzger

DiResta: Makerspace Tables

My friend Dr. Danny Aviv, a STEM educator, asked me to create 15 tables for his new makerspace, The Idea...

Turn Used Coffee Filters Into Beautiful Flowers

Turn Used Coffee Filters Into Beautiful Flowers

  What do you do with coffee filters...

Vilma Silveira Farrell

  • Difficulty: Easy
The Zip Tie Lounge Chair

The Zip Tie Lounge Chair

Transform 44 cable fasteners and a half-sheet of...

Will Holman

DiResta: Log Birdhouse

A few weeks ago I made a video on carving a spoon. The design was random and I improvised it...

Shishi-Odoshi Fountain

Shishi-Odoshi Fountain

This Japanese water feature literally rocks — to...

Andrew Terranova

  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Time Required: A Weekend
Extend The Life Of Your Gates By Adding A Gate Wheel

Extend The Life Of Your Gates By Adding A Gate Wheel

There are several reasons why you may need...

Jon Culshaw

  • Difficulty: Easy

Detecting Electrons with Weekend Projects

The Non-Contact Voltage Detector remains one of my favorite Weekend Projects of all time frankly because it's easy to build...

Long-Range Wireless Broadcasts: Raspberry Pi Slow Scan Television (SSTV) Camera

Long-Range Wireless Broadcasts: Raspberry Pi Slow Scan Television (SSTV) Camera

In this project the Raspberry Pi with the...

Gerrit Polder

  • Difficulty: Moderate
Simple Box-Fan Food Dehydrator, a la Alton Brown

Simple Box-Fan Food Dehydrator, a la Alton Brown

Jerky is the on-the-go snack that has fueled...

Paloma Fautley

  • Difficulty: Easy

Making Fun: Kid’s Room Spacecraft

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfY-SlC2XHc When I was building the Mission Control Desk for my older son's room, it became clear that we would...

Ouija Be Mine: Build This Animated Valentine’s Day Card

Ouija Be Mine: Build This Animated Valentine’s Day Card

Ouija Be Mine? Here’s an animated pop-up Valentine's...

Bob Knetzger

Infrared Shooting Arcade

Infrared Shooting Arcade

Learning about technology is a lot easier when...

Widar Hellwig

  • Difficulty: Moderate

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