Fun with Pinball is an interactive exhibit created by Mark Gibson to tech people about the mechanisms of electromechanical pinball machines. Every individual mechanism is isolated and put on display so people can actuate them to see how they work.
3d Zoetropes are a way to create an animation on your desktop visible with the naked eye. 4-Mation has a readymade kit that handles the platter motion and the strobes to let your creativity take the focus.
High School Sophomore Ethan Milligan brought this tiny manufacturing machine to Maker Faire Denver this weekend and impressed the heck out of me. It’s powered entirely by pneumatics and an Arduino Mega.
In this episode of Make: Live, we’re going to build a massive cold brew coffee tower that has its water flow rate electronically controlled so we can tune our perfect cup of coffee. Get all the parts for this project at Digi-Key. www.digikey.com/short/q7h4vj Full instructions: makezine.com/projects/build-a-behemoth-cold-brew-coffee-drip-tower/
Soldering is one of the most fundamental maker skills – you can use it to mend and splice wires, build circuits, even make jewelry. If you haven’t learned yet, don’t wait any longer. ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to a Maker Faire! www.makerfaire.com Subscribe to the Magazine! www.makezine.com/subscribe Twitch.TV: www.twitch.tv/make/profile Follow us […]
On the 5th anniversary of the launch of the original Raspberry Pi in 2012, the Foundation have decided to treat the community with a brand new product. A fork of the Pi Zero, but with added WiFi and Bluetooth, say hello to the Raspberry Pi Zero Wireless! Watch the video to find out more 😉 […]
Half a decade. 12 million Raspberry Pis. On the 28th February 2017, Raspberry Pi will be five years old. As with previous years, I thought that I would make a video to commemorate this historic landmark and to show everyone just what Raspberry Pi is about. The little British computer-that-could – the Raspberry Pi Foundation […]
This lengthy episode contains a ton of good information about IoT in general, about Azure IoT and the services that it brings this category of computing, and finally about a number of starter kits designed and built for Azure IoT that you can use to get you building connected devices very quickly. I doubt you’ll […]
Show off your woodworking skills and create an affordable one-of-a-kind enclosure from 2×4 scraps for your next project. Detailed Instructions: makezine.com/projects/hollow-2×4-project-enclosure/ ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to a Maker Faire! www.makerfaire.com Subscribe to the Magazine! www.makezine.com/subscribe Twitch.TV: www.twitch.tv/make/profile Follow us on Twitter: twitter.com/make Instagram: instagram.com/makemagazine/ Facebook: www.facebook.com/makemagazine Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/makemagazine/
Let’s learn about a couple of the primary electronic capacitors – the inductor and the capacitor – by building a working radio from scratch. We’ll get really simple and just use tin foil and wire for this. The only component we’ll need to use is a simple diode. I think you’ll have fun watching this […]