Eric Wilhelm on WCBS-AM and NPR


Eric J. Wilhelm, of Instructables, will be on NPR’s “Weekend Edition Saturday” and WCBS-AM 880 this coming Monday to talk about The Best of Instructables for a holiday gift-themed program.

The airtime for “Weekend Edition Saturday” will vary by market. The WCBS-AM program will air on 11/24 at 10:20 am, 11:40 am, 12:20pm, 1:40 pm, and 2:20 pm (all times ET). You can listen to it live at

Also, you can log onto at 1:30pm ET tomorrow for a live chat featuring Eric talking about ECO-nomical holiday gifts!


Best Of Instructables has become one of the most popular magnets for makers and DIY enthusiasts of all stripes. Now, with more than 10,000 projects to choose from, the Instructables staff, the editors of MAKE magazine, and the Instructables community itself have put together a collection of some of the best craft and tech how-to’s from the site. The Best of Instructables Volume 1 includes plenty of clear, full-color photos, complete step-by-step instructions, and tips, tricks, and new build techniques you won’t find anywhere else. Over 300 pages and 120 projects!

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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