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6 Methods of Plugging Pocket Holes

Who knew there were so many methods for filling and plugging pocket holes?

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BB-8 Head

What I Learned 3D Printing My Own BB-8

One man recounts his quest to 3D print his own faithful reproduction of the BB-8 droid from Star Wars.

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Add Amazing Textures to Your Wood Projects

Add Amazing Textures to Your Wood Projects

I can’t imagine too many Make: readers looking at these lovely wood textures and not thinking about how they much incorporate them into a future project. I never would have thought of using a nail head to make a texture, or taking a screw to a wood piece, or a round file to the edge […]

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Six “Now, Why Didn’t I Think of That?” Shop Tips

Six “Now, Why Didn’t I Think of That?” Shop Tips

I’ve been working on a special project for Make: Books that has had me knee deep in the dusty stacks of the Make: archives. I’m going through the entire ten years of content looking for awesome and indispensable shop tips that we’ve published along the way. I’ve always had a special fondness for shop and […]

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