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Google’s new AIY Vision Kit Lets You Build And Hack Your Own Intelligent Pi-Powered Camera

From the success of the Google/Raspberry Pi AIY Voice Kit, sent to <i>MagPi</i> subscribers earlier this year, then made available for purchase at the end of the summer, the two companies have teamed up again to launch the next in the series of cardboard-bound AI kits and make advanced technology even more …

Build & Install Kitchen Pantry Cabinet - Adjustable Bookshelves

How to Make a Professional Printed Circuit Board: the Complete Guide

Hello everybody, today I will show you how to make professional PCB, to improve your electronic projects. Let's start ! What You Need to Buy Exposure …

Arduino

PVC Corner Cauls - Woodworking | Blog | Videos | Plans | How To

Print<p>Print<p>Strap-type web clamps are a handy way to close the four corners of a box during glueups. A caul at each corner can help direct the clamping …

Woodworking

Video Post: How to Fold the Corner of an Upholstered Seat

So far, I have successfully avoided upholstery in my woodworking projects. As a newer woodworker, there has been so much to learn and practice that I …

CircuitPython Snakes its Way onto Adafruit Hardware

In a recent discussion with Scott Shawcroft, an engineer at Adafruit, I got really excited. He was explaining their transition into using CircuitPython on their products, as well the benefits such a transition would provide. One major benefit is that you simply plug in the device and it shows up as …

Learn The Lingo: Machine Knitting

<i>Welcome to Learn the Lingo! The idea behind this series of articles is to bring you up to speed on the terms you will need to know to understand what someone is talking about in a specific skill. Often, when just getting into a new skill, the lingo that practitioners use can be confusing and have</i> …

Knitting

Hack Your Car into the Future with an LED Heads-Up Display

Frank Zhao wrote in to show us about this deceptively simple looking modification he made to his car. He wanted to bring a bit of the future into his driving experience with a HUD (Heads Up Display). As you can see in the video above, the best example of these is the cockpit of a state-of-the-art …

Kickstarting Evezor, an open robot that can carve, draw, engrave, pour, pick, place, cut, weld, print, grab, mill, assemble and create

We are introducing Evezor, a robot that can carve, draw, engrave, pour, pick, place, cut, weld, print, grab, mill, assemble and create your next …

How I Added Tank Treads to a Go-Kart

I have always liked tanks (Armored Fighting Vehicles or AFVs for all you fellow purists out there) as they have always held a certain fascination for me. In my opinion, playing with tanks is only second to all things aviation in terms of fun. I have amassed a sizable collection of scale plastic …

Go-karts

How to Set Up Your Own DIY Bio Lab

So you would like to try your hand at some biohacking. Professional labs cost hundreds of thousand of dollars to build from scratch, but you can get started for around $500 or less with a little improvisation and patience.<p>Large Equipment<p>Let’s start with the pieces that will take up the biggest …

5 Indispensable Shop Tools You Can Make Yourself

On Jeremy Fielding’s YouTube channel, he runs through five work-a-day shop tools that he made himself. These stands, filters, jigs and guides save time, space, and make the work go easier and safer. Here is the video tour of the tools followed by each of them broken out and explained.<p>5-in-1 …

Woodworking

Learn the Lingo: Machine Embroidery

Welcome to Learn the Lingo! The idea behind this series of articles is to bring you up to speed on the terms you will need to know to understand what someone is talking about in a specific skill. Often, when just getting into a new skill, the lingo that practitioners use can be confusing and have …

Sewing

Learn the Lingo: Fine Leatherworking

Welcome to Learn the Lingo! The idea behind this series of articles is to bring you up to speed on the terms you will need to know to understand what someone is talking about in a specific skill. Often, when just getting into a new skill, the lingo that practitioners use can be confusing and have …

Learn the Lingo: Machining Metal

Welcome to Learn the Lingo! The idea behind this series of articles is to bring you up to speed on the terms you will need to know to understand what someone is talking about in a specific skill. Often, when just getting into a new skill, the lingo that practitioners use can be confusing and have …

Linguistics

Impressive Archive of Free DIY Musical Instrument Plans

A few days ago, Shane Speal of Cigar Box Nation wrote to inform us that he had updated the archive for DIY instrument plans on the site and that the plans are all free. For anyone who’s into building cigar box guitars, ukes, dulcimers, and the like, this is an amazing resource.<p>Besides the plans for …

Evil Mad Scientist Labs Release AxiDraw V3, a Writing and Drawing Machine

Over the years, Windell Oskay and Lenore Edman, aka Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories, have consistently created some of the most unique, clever, and just plain cool projects and products, from their LED coffee table (which started it all) to Bristlebots to the EggBot and the WaterColorBot.<p>The Mad …

How to Build a Wood Storage Shed

Welcome! I’m really excited to share with you the plans for <b>How to Build a Wood Storage Shed</b> today. This project is sure to dress up your fire pit …

Woodworking

This Handmade Tesla Gun Is Shockingly Cool

Just be careful where you point that thing.<p>Nikolai Tesla has been pretty popular in his afterlife. After dying the defeated foe of Thomas Edison, his name has stuck out to geeks as someone who consistently thought differently about the world, who refused the status quo. But perhaps most …

Making an Arduino-based CNC plotter out of a DVD player is as easy as 1, 2, what’s Arduino again?

Once, long ago when magazines still existed, I bought a copy of Popular Mechanics. Inside was a guide on how to build a robotic lawnmower. Now this was back in the 1980s so it wasn’t a very complex machine – it basically backed up when it hit stuff – but I was amazed. Being only ten at the time I …

Arduino

7 easy dog toys you can make for your BFF

Maybe your dog de-squeaks and de-stuffs toys in the time it takes you to barely get them unwrapped. Or maybe you just want to give your buddy a …

Pets

27 Brilliant Home And Decor Projects You Can Make Yourself

This is not a drill! (But you will need one for these projects.)

How to Properly Clean Your Washing Machine

Regular washing machine maintenance will prevent the buildup of mold and mildew.<p>You probably use your washing machine on a weekly basis, but when was the last time you washed <i>it</i>? Over time, a washing machine can collect dirt, mold, and mildew which can be harmful to your health and clothing—it can …

This Charming Wooden Teardrop Looks Like It Rolled Out Of A Storybook

With gorgeous reclaimed wood siding, this teardrop trailer is actually pretty easy to build! Here's how to make your own, step-by-step.This Charming …

How To Build A DIY Sideboard / Buffet Cabinet

I’ll be building this farmhouse-style DIY sideboard / buffet cabinet. I have plans for this DIY sideboard available. This is a great pocket hole …

Restoring an old craftsman table saw - Woodworking Talk - Woodworkers Forum

<b>post #1</b> of 38 Old 01-08-2014, 11:48 PM Thread Starter<p>Senior Member<p>Join Date: Jan 2014<p>Location: Phoenix, AZ<p>Posts: 108<p><b>Restoring an old craftsman table</b> …

Woodworking

A Dozen of Our Top Homemade Tool Projects

Have you ever made any of your own tools? It may be one of those things that you can’t fully appreciate until you do, but it really does deepen your relationship with the tool when it came from your own hand and not a big box store. Try it and see.<p>Here are twelve tools that we’ve featured on <i>Make:</i> …

21 Best Places to Learn New Skills Every Day

Life long earning has incredible benefits, both personal and professional, say researchers.<p>It makes communities more productive and innovative, and …