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  • Maker Faire Plzeň 2021 this weekend!
    by Jennifer Blakeslee on June 11, 2021 at 4:46 am

    Maker Faire Plzeň is back this weekend, June 12th & 13th, for its second year to celebrate the city's technological heritage and kick off a summer (and autumn) of making in the Czech Republic. The post Maker Faire Plzeň 2021 this weekend! appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • First Look: The Flashforge Foto 8.9s 4k Resin Printer
    by Caleb Kraft on June 10, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    FlashForge’s latest resin printer, the Foto 8.9s, arrived on my workbench a few weeks ago and I’ve had a lot of fun testing it out and putting it through it’s paces. This is the latest in their Foto series, pushing the specs and reliability further than they have before. Lets go over some specs: build […] The post First Look: The Flashforge Foto 8.9s 4k Resin Printer appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Amaze the World at Maker Faire Rome 2021
    by Jennifer Blakeslee on June 10, 2021 at 2:37 am

    Calling All Makers! Maker Faire Rome - The European Edition is back October 8-10th 2021. Apply now to participate! The post Amaze the World at Maker Faire Rome 2021 appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Making a Safer Makerspace
    by Craig Couden on June 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Narwhal Labs was about to open its doors. Then the Covid shutdown hit and the makerspace needed to navigate a new course. The post Making a Safer Makerspace appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Maker Spotlight: Merel Eisink of Willow Creative
    by Caleb Kraft on June 8, 2021 at 2:36 pm

    First and last name Merel Eisink Where are you located?  Netherlands What is your day job?  I am a full-time maker of costumes and costume parts! It’s a pretty broad job description for me, I do everything from making full costumes to sponsored items on machines and materials used for making, earn money from making […] The post Maker Spotlight: Merel Eisink of Willow Creative appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Making and Thinking Big in Tulsa
    by Dale Dougherty on June 7, 2021 at 10:05 pm

    With Nathan Pritchett of Fab Lab Tulsa In episode #22 of Make:cast, I learn about the new building for Fab Lab Tulsa from its Executive Director, Nathan Pritchett. The new building is under development and scheduled to open in 2022. The project had started well before COVID-19 but has stayed on track even during the […] The post Making and Thinking Big in Tulsa appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • State Legislative Initiative Could Benefit New Small Businesses and Makers Everywhere
    by Caleb Kraft on June 4, 2021 at 6:14 pm

    Makers should pay attention to a new state legislative initiative that has taken a critical first step.  The bill provides a model for governments to empower anyone who wants to start and grow a new business, which is essential to creating new jobs. The disappointing U.S. job gains in April – just 266,000 new jobs […] The post State Legislative Initiative Could Benefit New Small Businesses and Makers Everywhere appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Be Amazed At Luca’s Giant Articulating Wings
    by Caleb Kraft on June 3, 2021 at 7:51 pm

    When a young teen expresses enough interest in building something that they research biological inspiration, mechanical designs, electronics systems, and document it all in a journal with complex design sketches, you have to support them. This is the way. Luca wanted wings. He did the work to figure out the best way he could make […] The post Be Amazed At Luca’s Giant Articulating Wings appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • MOSI/MISO and 140 Years Of Wrong
    by Patrick Di Justo on June 2, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Look on the circuit board of nearly any electronic device made since the 1980s. If the device intelligently transmits or receives data, you’re likely to find the acronyms MOSI and MISO silkscreened onto the PCB. Rather than indicating a source of salty soy soup, those letters stand for Master Out/Slave In, and Master In/Slave Out. […] The post MOSI/MISO and 140 Years Of Wrong appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

  • Soldering With A Hand Tremor: The Camera Gimbal Hack
    by Caleb Kraft on June 1, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Jonathan Gleich has developed a bit of a hand tremor, which makes soldering quite difficult. If you’ve ever tried soldering anything more complex than a through hole resistor, you’ll know that even a the normal shakiness of a hand can really be a road block to getting things done. Jonathan, being the industrious maker that […] The post Soldering With A Hand Tremor: The Camera Gimbal Hack appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers. […]

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