iPad stand on Thanksgiving duty

An admittedly expensive alternative to owning a few egg timers, but I sure loved using the KitchenPad Timer app on my iPad while cooking Thanksgiving dinner today. It was also a great use case for the brushed aluminum iPad stand I built with my Dremel a few weeks ago. Head... Read more »

Weekend Project: Dizzy Robot (PDF)

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  • 11/16/2010 @ 4:07 pm
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Dizzy Robots are cute pocket-sized pals that dance around until they fall over. Thanks go to Steve Hoefer for the original article in MAKE Volume 24. View the PDF of this project. and then subscribe to MAKE magazine for other great projects you can do over the weekend. Get the... Read more »

Weekend Project: Ping Ponger (PDF)

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  • 11/08/2010 @ 6:39 am
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Propel a ping pong ball from a simple-to-make pvc launcher. Thanks go to Edwin Wise for the original article in MAKE Volume 24. View the PDF of this project. and then subscribe to MAKE magazine for other great projects you can do over the weekend. Get the 2″ Snap Tee... Read more »

Make a deluxe copper marshmallow shooter

You are probably already familiar with the PVC pipe marshmallow shooter, a classic, fun weekend project. Maybe you already have one. Next time you show up for some gooey, air-powered confectionary warfare, why not come packing some classy heat -- the Deluxe Copper Mini Marshmallow Shooter Mk. II! You'll build... Read more »