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Pulp Molding: How to Make Your Material

Pulp Molding: How to Make Your Material

This week’s video is the fourth in the series about prototyping a proof of concept eco-friendly pulp molded wireless charger. This video follows the process of chopping up corrugated cardboard to produce the pulp slurry that is needed to make the fiber molded charging stand. The chopped fibers are suspended in a large container of water and […]

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Using Recycled Plastic With Your Home Vacuum Former

Using Recycled Plastic With Your Home Vacuum Former

Jude Pullen was toying around with a home vacuum former called the Mayku Formbox. The machine allows you to create vacuum formed shapes at home fairly easily. Pullen had the idea that it would be great if he could use upcycled material instead of buying plastic each time. As it turns out, only a few […]

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Construct A Super Cheap Rocket Stove From Scrap Materials

Construct A Super Cheap Rocket Stove From Scrap Materials

Rocket stoves are a pretty cool concept. They are simple to construct and surprisingly efficient in burning fuel. In this example we see how you can create one from some cheap scraps that you can source for roughly $5 and some effort. While a cheap rocket stove may not initially seem like a big deal, […]

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20 Maker-Made Projects for Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day, check out these 20 earth-loving projects!

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How to Free Frozen Bolts, Nuts, and Screws

How to Free Frozen Bolts, Nuts, and Screws

A rundown of some common methods for freeing frozen fasteners.

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