Projects With Ryan Slaugh: DIY gas Leak Detector

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The Atmospheric Gas Detector Kit, found in the Makershed, gives you the components needed to detect different kinds of gases. In this episode of "Projects with Ryan Slaugh", we will go through the steps of setting up the base experiment from the book included with the kit. Read more »

Getting Started with Arduino Mini and FTDI

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In this episode of “Projects with Ryan Slaugh” I highlight using the Arduino Mini with the FTDI Friend. Normally, using an Arduino is as simple as plug and play into your USB. With the Mini, however, you need to use the FTDI Friend. The Friend itself is a simple device that converts... Read more »

Raspberry Pi: Up and Running


For those of you who haven’t yet played around with Raspberry Pi, this one’s for you. In this how-to video, I walk you through how to get a Raspberry Pi up and running. It’s the first in a series of Raspberry Pi videos that I’m making to accompany Getting Started... Read more »

Best of 2012: MAKE Video


This year saw the launch of several new MAKE video series that we're really proud of, namely Make: Believe, profiling makers bringing the fantasy worlds of games, movies, and other fiction into the physical world, and DiResta, a twice monthly peek over the shoulder of master maker Jimmy DiResta as... Read more »

MAKE is Looking for Video Contributors

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Like to make? Like to make videos about what you make? Then we want to hear from you. We're looking for makers with an interest in Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and 3D printing who want to share their projects and tips on video with the MAKE community. We're also keen on... Read more »