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Make:cast – Scott Swaaley – Engineer, Educator & Entrepreneur

Make:cast – Scott Swaaley – Engineer, Educator & Entrepreneur

Subscribe to Make:cast on Itunes or Google Podcasts. You can also find it on Spotify, Deezer, Podcast Addict, PodChaser and Spreaker. A list of previous episodes of Make:cast can be found here. Scott Swaaley of Make Safe Tools As a maker, San Diego-native Scott Swaaley is a triple-threat.  He can build things; he can teach; […]

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Make:cast – Recipes for Organizing a Makerspace

Make:cast – Recipes for Organizing a Makerspace

Episode 2: Tom Root on Operational Thinking for Makerspaces Tom Root and Dale Grover are co-founders of MakerWorks, a makerspace in Ann Arbor MI.  They have published a new book on how to organize a makerspace based on their own experiences over nine years. The Intentional Makerspace: Operations is available for purchase on Maker Shed. […]

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Get to Know Your Fire Extinguisher with This Handy Chart

Get to Know Your Fire Extinguisher with This Handy Chart

Did you know that you can buy more than one type of fire extinguisher? Take a moment to familiarize yourself with each of their individual uses.

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This Week in Making: LiPo Battery Tips, MakerBot Downsizes, and Table Saw Projectiles

This Week in Making: LiPo Battery Tips, MakerBot Downsizes, and Table Saw Projectiles

learn about the care and proper use of LiPo batteries and more

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Conversations Emerging in the Wake of the Oakland Ghost Ship Fire

Conversations Emerging in the Wake of the Oakland Ghost Ship Fire

As we learn more about the events surrounding the Ghost Ship fire, people are stepping up to discuss fire safety in DIY spaces and housing issues.

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Fire Safety and Emergency Response Considerations for Workspaces and DIY Venues

Don’t wait until it’s too late. Ensure your workspace is safe before an emergency situation occurs.

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