JOHN PARK’S WORKSHOP LIVE 8/9/18 Neon LED Signs @adafruit @johnedgarpark #adafruit

Build Neon-like signs with these Neon-like LED strips! Parts used in today’s show: Neon strips: https://www.adafruit.com/product/3902 Darlington driver: https://www.adafruit.com/product/970 Metro M0: https://www.adafruit.com/product/3505 Proto ScrewShield: https://www.adafruit.com/product/196 4-wire cable: https://www.adafruit.com/product/744 2 pin wire joints: https://www.adafruit.com/product/3786 Multistreaming with https://restream.io/ LIVE CHAT IS HERE – http://adafru.it/discord What is “Ask…

Ask Adam Savage Anything: Old vs New Technology

Adam talks about how he feels about new technology being used for making, and whether he prefers to do things by hand or use new tech. This was recorded as part of Adam’s appearance at Maker Faire 2018. Find more Ask Adam’s here: http://www.tested.com/membership Shot…

Fusion 360 Tutorial – Foldable Boxes

Using sheet metal tools in Fusion 360 to make foldable boxes that can be used to house electrics or other products. Please consider supporting me and the amazing folks at Adafruit by shopping for parts for your own DIY projects http://adafru.it/3dprinting Download Fusion 360 FREE…

Plant moisture detector for @4H Clovers kit @adafruit #circuitpython

The Circuit Playground Express has Capacitive sensing which can be used for touch OR can be used to tell if soil is moist! With CircuitPython you can have your CPX let you know when its time to water your plants, great for spring-time planting projects….

Vagrant Crash Course – YouTube

In this crash course we will dive into Vagrant which is used to create isolated & portable development environments. We will go into each part of the Vagrantfile, do some exploring via SSH and create a LAMP stack box (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP). Vagrantfile &…

3D Printing a Mario Kart Championship Trophy!

When I’m asked if I can 3d print a trophy for a Mario Kart contest at a friend’s workplace, I SAY YES! I used Fusion 360 to print a HUGE trophy on the Raise3D N2+ using Matterhackers MH BUILD PLA filament! Matterhackers MH BUILD filament…

Winding a 3D Printing Filament Spool with Junk Drawer Parts

I needed to empty a spool for the Spool Racer but wantd to save the filament. So I used an empty spool and my drill to transfer filament from one spool to an empty spool. Quick and dirty solution using parts from my junk drawer….

The Clay in Stop-Motion Animation at Aardman Studios – YouTube

Just what kind of sculpting material is used in making the stop-motion animation characters at Aardman Animations? Adam Savage investigates as he visits the studio’s materials lab to get his hands on this iconic modelling clay. Watch the trailer for Aardman Animations’ Early Man here:…