Your Projects

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Your Projects

“Your Projects” is a column that features some of the awesome creations our readers have been making. These projects from our readers come from the MAKE Google+ Community and beyond.

James Copeland says:

Finally finished (the hard parts) my bicycle sidecar for maker faire Detroit! All that is left now is a little paint and stain.

Steve Spence shared:

Considering taking our Text to Speech Shield to kickstarter, indiegogo, or similar. Is this something you would help fund? I need your input!

Outputs spoken data from variables without needing to save canned scripts or wav files. This is a functioning prototype (5 exist), and I’ll post a working video shortly.

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On the Maker Camp Google+ page we saw Bret Schaller share:

Quick video of Stratton’s Magic Photo Cube

Lynn Cortes shared:

I will create out of anything even twist ties!!’ I have a collection!!

Martha Yim shared:

A little lesson in soldering from Uncle while he was visiting before all of the awesome Maker projects!

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Francisco Rosas showed off his family’s homemade spinbot.

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In addition to being an online editor for MAKE Magazine, Michael Colombo works in fabrication, electronics, sound design, music production and performance (Yes. All that.) In the past he has also been a childrens' educator and entertainer, and holds a Masters degree from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program.

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