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Build a Bowie Rescue Box

Build a Bowie Rescue Box


Help save lives at your beach or swimming hole — build a tamper-proof box for throwable “Rescue Sticks”

8 Creative Uses for Bondo Body Filler


Body filler is a thick, two-part polyester resin, commonly called Bondo. Cursory Googling reveals a universe of mostly automotive applications,...

Kids’ DIY “FUNiture” Kit

Kids’ DIY “FUNiture” Kit


A “few” years back, as a final-semester project at the NC State University School of Industrial Design, I made a...

Bamboo Hors d’Oeuvre Tray

Bamboo Hors d’Oeuvre Tray


A few clever cuts and you’ll be serving in style! Here’s an hors d’oeuvre tray you can make with only...

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Maker Faire Bay Area 2023 - Mare Island, CA

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