Maker Update: Kitty Cruiser

This week on Maker Update, an electric skateboard for cats, HP goes metal, a solenoid drum machine, flexible 3D printed masks, two light-up ghost toys, a Zelda bladesaw, and an all-seeing skull. Keep Maker Update independent. Support it on Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/makerprojectlab Get Maker Update weekly…

Maker Update: Wearable Ouija

This week on Maker Update, building your own lightsaber, a wearable Ouija board, 3D printed earrings, Snoopy gliders, an ultraviolet marble machine, pop-rivets, screw threads on 3D prints, Google’s AIY USB stick, and a look at different types of cable wrap. Keep Maker Update independent!…

Tested Mailbag: Human-Scale 3D-Printed LEGO!

This week’s mailbag is filled with wonderful 3D prints from maker Stian Ervik Wahlvåg, who is experimenting with prints by making human-scale LEGO pieces. We check out two of his designs, which have functioning electronics, as well as elegant print-in-place miniature toys. So delightful! Find…

I’M GOING TO NEW YORK MAKER FAIRE! #wmfny18

Thank to Mosaic, makers of the Palette 2, I’m going to World Maker Faire 2018! Before I land in New York, I’m stopping by the home of Chaos Coretech to visit Garrett and Chelsey! Fat Cat Fab Lab is back Thursday night, and the roof…

Maker Update: Thumbstick Steering Wheel

This week on Maker Update, a steering wheel for your Xbox controller, a new tax on filament, Adafruit reinvents the MEGA, two new 3D printed r/c boat designs, robot operation, a LEGO battery pack, a project board for Halloween, and drilling at a right-angle. ★Buy…

Maker Update: Split-Flap Forecast

This week on Maker Update, a laser cut split flap weather station, a hacker-improved insulin pump, TensorFlow machine learning comes to the Raspberry Pi, Barbie eats sushi, a neon sign from LEDs, an orbital lab shaker, a googly gear monster, velocity painting, wet sanding, braising,…

3D-Printing a NASA ACES Helmet for Adam Savage!

We’re trilled to welcome a new member of the Tested family: 3D modeler and prop maker Darrell Maloney (aka the Broken Nerd)! We’re big fans of Darrell’s work and YouTube videos, and are starting a new series of collaborations between him and Adam. In this…

Maker Update: A TV For Lazy People

This week on Maker Update, a TV for lazy people, a Lego Crickit rover, milk jug skulls, an EL nixie clock, a boat, a box, a rock tumbler, LED holders, and Tinkercad’s new Fusion feature. ★Buy Me a Coffee★ https://buymeacoff.ee/Gtn3PD5 (p.s. You’re awesome!) Get Maker…