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Restoring a Wimshurst machine

Restoring a Wimshurst machine

08/27/2010

Hans, a maker from Trondheim, Norway, sent us a link to this Wimshurst Influence Machine he bought. He asked about...

Soda can solar heater

Soda can solar heater

06/27/2010

Dan’s soda can solar heater provides up to 120 degrees of temperature differential. Ever since I built my first soda...

Wimshurst experiments

12/04/2009

In this segment from Fatman and Circuit Girl, “Ken” drops by Jeri’s studio in Portland to demo some Wimshurst Machine...

Another Wimshurst build

Another Wimshurst build

11/09/2009

Jake has posted pics and info on Steampunk Workshop of another maker’s build of his Wimshurst machine, a project featured...

Maker’s Wimshurst build

Maker’s Wimshurst build

05/13/2009

Over in the Steampunk Workshop, Jake von Slatt has posted pics of a Wimshurst Influence Machine built by a MAKE...

Reader Input

Reader Input

05/08/2009

Tales of Senft Stirling engines, Einstein’s Riddle, and the joys of generalism.

Lost Knowledge: Online resources

Lost Knowledge: Online resources

04/22/2009

The weekly Lost Knowledge column explores the possible technology of the future in the forgotten ideas of the past (and...

Steampunk segment on G4

04/13/2009

G4 did a pretty decent segment on steampunk, centered on our friends at Abney Park and current MAKE cover spokesgentleman...

Lost Knowledge: Island tricks

Lost Knowledge: Island tricks

03/31/2009

The weekly Lost Knowledge column explores the possible technology of the future in the forgotten ideas of the past (and...

Maker Shed weekly wrap-up

03/29/2009

We added a lot of new products to the Maker Shed this week. One of my favorite items is the...

Bob Jorgensen’s steam projects

Bob Jorgensen’s steam projects

03/27/2009

Whoa. Check out these gorgeous steam-engines and steam-powered vehicles built by machinist Bob Jorgensen. Bob died in 2006. This site...

The forgotten Zeppelin knot

The forgotten Zeppelin knot

03/17/2009

In response to Chris’ Val ties the canoe piece, one of our readers, Dave, wrote: Zeppelin knot I bought a...

The Eye-Pod Victrola

The Eye-Pod Victrola

03/16/2009

The folks at Steam Gear Lab made this wacky fully-functional Eye-Pod using a 1st gen Nano. Steam Gear Lab has...

Makers Birthdays: Joseph Priestley

Makers Birthdays: Joseph Priestley

03/12/2009

Today is the birthday of Joseph Priestley, the 18th century scientist, teacher, and political wonk who had a tremendous impact...

Lost Knowledge: The Catalog

Lost Knowledge: The Catalog

03/10/2009

The weekly Lost Knowledge column explores the possible technology of the future in the forgotten ideas of the past (and...

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