How-To’s and Tutorials

  • Show Off Your Mad LED Skills And Win Awesome Gear In element14’s Holiday Challenge
    by Caleb Kraft on December 12, 2018 at 1:52 pm

    The element14 Community is jumping into this holiday season with a fantastically fun looking challenge. The theme is Merry Boxes & LEDs and they’re encouraging you to come up with some kind of light display that really knocks their socks (or stockings) off! Show them how you can build something […] Read more on MAKE The post Show Off Your Mad LED Skills And Win Awesome Gear In element14’s Holiday Challenge appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Building a Life-Size Bumblebee Transformer
    by Gareth Branwyn on December 11, 2018 at 8:26 pm

    Sci-fi robot engineer extraordinaire, James Bruton, attempts to build a real Transformer. Read more on MAKE The post Building a Life-Size Bumblebee Transformer appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • MakerBot Launches New Printer To Bridge The Gap Between Desktop and Industrial
    by Caleb Kraft on December 11, 2018 at 6:31 pm

    MakerBot targets new segment with Method Printer Read more on MAKE The post MakerBot Launches New Printer To Bridge The Gap Between Desktop and Industrial appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • From The Gift Guide: 8 Perfect Gifts To Learn With
    by Caleb Kraft on December 11, 2018 at 4:44 pm

    If your goal is to give the gift of knowledge this year, we've got the perfect selection for you.  Read more on MAKE The post From The Gift Guide: 8 Perfect Gifts To Learn With appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Use Peg Board and Rubber Bands To Make Your Own Pinball Machine
    by Caleb Kraft on December 11, 2018 at 2:00 pm

    Inspired by a picture of a reconfigurable pinball table, Beth Sallay set out to build her own. As you can see in the video above, she has pulled off the goal quite admirably. The gameplay seems fun and it is fully reconfigurable. The most difficult part of this is getting […] Read more on MAKE The post Use Peg Board and Rubber Bands To Make Your Own Pinball Machine appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]