Month: December 2019

Make’s Guide to Boards Has a Hidden Secret!

Make’s Guide to Boards Has a Hidden Secret!

Want to see something super cool? Go grab your copy of Make: Vol. 68 and download the Digi-Key AR Guide to Boards app, then put them together to watch real magic happen. 

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Craft A Pocket Chewbacca To Take To The Star Wars Premiere

Craft A Pocket Chewbacca To Take To The Star Wars Premiere

With the final installment of the Star Wars saga premiering in the immediate future, it is time to whip up a last minute craft project to help show your enthusiasm at the show. You know there’s not much more you want in life than to have your own loyal companion like Chewbacca, and now you […]

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Printing On Nearly Anything With A Roland Flatbed UV Printer

Printing On Nearly Anything With A Roland Flatbed UV Printer

I recently got an opportunity to check out a really cool piece of machinery: the Roland VersaUV Lef 12i. They sent a loaner unit that I got to experiment with and test out for a few weeks. There are two main reasons you’d want to use a printer like this: First, using UV cured ink […]

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Take A Peek At The Latest Issue Of Make Magazine

Take A Peek At The Latest Issue Of Make Magazine

  Subscribers should be getting their paper copies now, and members of the online community can access the digital edition too! For the rest of you, this issue should be arriving on store shelves this month.

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Join Us Wednesday For A Live Tour of the Yale Makerspace!

Join Us Wednesday For A Live Tour of the Yale Makerspace!

This Wednesday at 12:00 noon PST we’ll be connecting to the Yale CEID for a live tour! The Center for Engineering, Innovation, and Design is the makerspace on Yale campus where students can go and explore tech and tools that make their ideas come to reality.   Thanks to our sponsor Digi-Key, we’ll be continuing […]

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Spice Up Your Christmas Tree By Making It A Video Game

Spice Up Your Christmas Tree By Making It A Video Game

Bob and friends from the youtube channel I Like To Make Stuff have really outdone themselves this year. In an effort to add some excitement to the neighborhood over the holidays, they’ve created a giant Christmas tree video game! The game is fairly simple, but the execution of everything including the construction is quite well […]

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Create Sister Night’s Goggles From The Watchmen

Create Sister Night’s Goggles From The Watchmen

If you’ve been enjoying HBO’s series The Watchmen, you probably perked up at Sister Night’s goggles that allow her to augment her vision in various ways. A good prop is always exciting to the maker community and this one was perfect for being recreated. The folks over at Adafruit have done just that, and shared […]

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