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  1. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    21/03/2017
    Simple but Handy Electronic Test Gear
    Meters in a box.
    Sharp-eyed viewers will recognize the wooden boxes from Ikea . . .
    Wayne Yoshida
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  2. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    09/03/2017
    This amazing homemade gadget and its inventor - David Prutchi, Ph.D. - is a great example of what true "Makers" do -- experimenting and tinkering on their own, and developing things just because they enjoy the journey of inventing things.
    Wayne Yoshida
    Gadget Freak of the Year Creates a Cheap Mine-Detection Tool
    www.designnews.com Design News provides free instructions to build a DOLPi polarimetric camera. The total cost for this gadget is less than $100, a bit cheaper than the $30,000 price tag of commercial...
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  3. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    03/03/2017
    Kinda Neat:
    Wayne Yoshida
    Maker Spotlight: Wayne Yoshida | Make:
    makezine.com Meet Wayne...
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    Wayne Yoshida
    09/03/2017 #5 Wayne Yoshida
    #4 Excellent "tool" @Federico 🐝 Álvarez San Martín ! Thank you!
    Federico 🐝 Álvarez San Martín
    06/03/2017 #4 Federico 🐝 Álvarez San Martín
    #3 Soon we will have the option of sharing with a plugin. For now we can take advantage of this https://www.bebee.com/plugins/share-button
    Wayne Yoshida
    06/03/2017 #3 Wayne Yoshida
    #2 Exactly! How do we get that over there? I will reach out and ask!
    Federico 🐝 Álvarez San Martín
    06/03/2017 #2 Federico 🐝 Álvarez San Martín
    #1 Too many!!! Where's beBee?
    Wayne Yoshida
    05/03/2017 #1 Wayne Yoshida
    @Federico 🐝 Álvarez San Martín -- take a look at at all the Sharing buttons on this Make: platform! I do not think I have seen so many "share buttons" in one place!
  4. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    23/02/2017
    Fashion Show: Trash into Wearables!
    Wayne Yoshida
    Wearable Waste: Snapshots from the 2017 Trash 2 Trends Fashion Show
    www.waste360.com During Trash 2 Trends, Trashionistas rocked creative and sustainable outfits on a runway at SeaWorld’s Ports of Call in Orlando,...
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    Wayne Yoshida
    23/02/2017 #1 Wayne Yoshida
    @Candice 🐝 Galek - Maybe a new Bikini Luxe venture?
  5. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    16/02/2017
    Great newsletter for Makers and Educators. Take a look and subscribe!
    Wayne Yoshida
    Make: Education
    newsletter.makermedia.com
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  6. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    15/02/2017
    DIY - Fiberglass Car body Parts
    Wayne Yoshida
    Replicating the CERV 1
    www.rcnmag.com We show you what it takes to build your own plug, buck and molds for a fiberglass body using Toni Briski's CERV 1 replica for...
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  7. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    10/02/2017
    Friday Buzz -- Throw a Maker Party
    Wayne Yoshida
    3 Tips for Throwing the Ultimate Maker Party | Make:
    makezine.com introduce a maker aspect to your...
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  8. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    08/02/2017
    Long but Interesting for Makers and DIY'ers: What Would MacGyver Do?
    Wayne Yoshida
    Return of the MakeShift Challenge: Dead Car Battery | Make:
    makezine.com You're 50 miles into the woods, your car battery is dead, and a snowstorm is coming. What would MacGyver...
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    Wayne Yoshida
    08/02/2017 #2 Wayne Yoshida
    #1 Excellent, @Brian McKenzie! My 2010 Prius is the first car in a long time that is - I think - not push-start-able.
    Brian McKenzie
    08/02/2017 #1 Brian McKenzie
    Any car I ever owned, I would be able to push start. The joys of old air cooled VWs
  9. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    02/02/2017
    Hand-built in a Garage in Calif --
    Wayne Yoshida
    Lamborghini Diablo Replica
    www.rcnmag.com Owner Mike Soule spent nine years on his Lambo replica to make sure it was just right. The finished product boasts a Corvette LT1 and custom-built frame...
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  10. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    01/02/2017
    Great interview with Myth Busters' Jamie Hyneman
    Wayne Yoshida
    After the Myths: An Interview with MythBusters' Jamie Hyneman
    www.designnews.com The former co-host of MythBusters talks about life after the show; America's need for rational thought; and what he's doing with surplus army...
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  11. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    30/01/2017
    Hacking Ikea -- Top 10 from 2016
    Wayne Yoshida
    The Top 10 IKEA hacks of 2016 - IKEA Hackers
    www.ikeahackers.net It took some time but it's here, my list of the top 10 IKEA hacks of 2016. I think there's something for everyone on the list. Three hacks for parents...
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  12. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    25/01/2017
    The MakerMap -- An App for Makers and Hacker Spaces

    Where in the world are you Making?
    Wayne Yoshida
    Find and Map Maker Resources
    themakermap.com The Maker Map is an ongoing open source project which aims to create a global database of maker resources - from workspaces to incubators - which is powered by the maker community and easily searchable on any...
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  13. ProducerWayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    25/01/2017
    Maker Faire: A New Career Venue
    Maker Faire: A New Career VenueMaker Faire events are a natural habitat for ham radio operators and builders, artists, engineers, mechanics, electronics experts, hobbyists, cooks, bakers, teachers, kids and grown-ups. It is a place for anyone and everyone to watch, learn,...
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  14. Катерина Чистикова
    DIY MOON WALL DECOR

    EN: So, as I'm a big tumblr lover, I spend there lots of time if I can. And I saw lots of different pics with lunar phases, I was so fascinated that decided to do my own wall art and decorate my room with it.

    RU: Много раз подобные картинки с фазами лун на tumblr и так вдохновилась, что решила сделать wall art с этими лунами. Раньше в этой рамке была другая картинки, на тему путешествий. Так как в моей комнате на эту тематику уже много всего, решила попробовать что-то другое...
    Катерина Чистикова
    DIY Moon Wall Decor - Limbria
    limbria.blogspot.com
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  15. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    10/01/2017
    Great Example of a Maker and a Maker Project!
    Wayne Yoshida
    Turn An Old Cell Phone Into A Smartwatch
    www.instructables.com Smartphones are an integral part of our everyday lives, but remember when they were not so smart? Those golden days when push-button monochrome LCD screened phones did little more than call? I'm sure a lot of us still have some of those old dumb...
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  16. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    09/01/2017
    Recycling: Trash Becomes Art
    Wayne Yoshida
    Trash Meets Art with Recology’s Artist in Residence Program
    www.waste360.com To kick off 2017, Recology is gearing up for its next exhibition on January 20, 21 and 24, which features works of art from Ramekon O’Arwisters, Anja Ulfeldt and Jinmei...
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  17. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    07/01/2017
    Modifying Surplus 10 GHz Gear for Amateur Radio Use
    Wayne Yoshida
    Harris-Farinon 10 GHz Amplifier for Amateur Radio Use
    wayne-yoshida-kh6wz.com The ARRL 10GHz and Up contests are coming up soon (August 17 to 18 and September 21 to 22), so I thought I’d re-publish my article that originally appeared in The Proceedings of Microwave...
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  18. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    05/01/2017
    Wait. What is "Maker Faire"? Here is a great two-minute video!
    Maker Faire 2014: A Drone's Eye View
    Maker Faire 2014: A Drone's Eye View 3D Robotics shot incredible footage of Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 all weekend long, using their IRIS autonomous aerial vehicle. Check out the video they...
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  19. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    05/01/2017
    The 2017 "Call for Makers" is out!

    Maker Faire Bay Area - May 19, 20 and 21, 2017
    World Maker Faire New York - September 23 & 24, 2017

    Great place to demonstrate your DIY projects of all kinds!
    Wayne Yoshida
    Call for Makers - Maker Faire
    makerfaire.com The Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth. Maker Faire is part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new! As a celebration of the Maker Movement, it’s a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and...
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  20. ProducerWayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    28/12/2016
    Maker Tip: Measuring and Marking
    Maker Tip: Measuring and MarkingHave you ever measured something – like a piece of pipe or lumber, and then cut it to length, but it came out just a skosh or smidgen too short?“Measure twice, cut once” the old proverb Norm Abram always emphasizes is still sound, but here is my...
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    Wayne Yoshida
    04/03/2017 #2 Wayne Yoshida
    #1 LOL . . . That was me, too. When making critical cuts, I take a piece of scrap, do my no measuring technique, and make sure it is nice and tight. Then make the real cut. This assumes the tool guide or jig or fence did not move.
    Todd Jones
    04/03/2017 #1 Todd Jones
    Interesting article, Wayne. My favorite axiom? "Cut it twice, and it's still too short." Perhaps I shall give your template based advice a whirl :)
  21. Marine Robert

    Marine Robert

    28/12/2016
    Marine Robert
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    Cepee Tabibian
    28/12/2016 #1 Cepee Tabibian
    beautiful, where is this?
  22. Катерина Чистикова
    Christmas is almost here! And so New Year's Eve. When I was ill, I was thinking about some quick and easy gift ideas. And I wanted so much to diy something. (my creative box was waiting for me)

    So, I came up with this idea. Why not to create your own Christmas tree?
    Катерина Чистикова
    DIY Christmas Gift/Decor Idea - Sweet Christmas Tree - Limbria
    limbria.blogspot.com
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    Катерина Чистикова
    01/01/2017 #4 Катерина Чистикова
    #2 Рада, что понравились!:)
    Марина Панкратова
    27/12/2016 #3 Марина Панкратова
    #2 Да, отличные поделки, которые можно сделать вместе с детьми. Вспомнился еще один пост в тему, но уже больше для взрослых: https://www.bebee.com/producer/@unde/dekorativnaya-elka-svoimi-rukami-15-vdohnovlyayuschih-idei-unde
    @Aleksandra Diuzheva, @Екатерина Морозова, @Катерина Чистикова, @UNDE Journal
    Екатерина Морозова
    26/12/2016 #2 Екатерина Морозова
    Спасибо за классные идеи, @Катерина Чистикова! Мои маленькие племянницы точно оценят елочку с конфетами:))) Буду творить!
    Катерина Чистикова
    24/12/2016 #1 Катерина Чистикова
    Новый Год приближается, а за ним и Рождество (ну или наоборот, в зависимости от того, что вы празднуете). Когда я болела, я думала о идеях подарков, которые легко и быстро сделать. И мне безумно хотелось сделать что-то своими руками. (моя коробочка для творчества так и манила меня).

    И так мне пришла одна идея. Так почему бы не создать его самому? Почему бы не сделать свою небольшую елочку?
    Это безумно весело и легко, я готова делать эти елочки постоянно!
  23. Wayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    16/12/2016
    An ultimate DIY project? Build a race car.
    Wayne Yoshida
    It’s Here!
    wayne-yoshida-kh6wz.com My friend Dennis took these photos of the big delivery on October 9, 2012. This was a tough delivery for Bob from Stewart Transport, since the delivery day was set right in the middle of a street...
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  24. ProducerMikkie Mills

    Mikkie Mills

    15/12/2016
    Winter is Coming: Sew the Perfect Winter Mittens
    Winter is Coming: Sew the Perfect Winter MittensWinter is approaching fast and with it will come the need for all sorts of winter gear. If you have children, they have likely outgrown last year’s hats, coats, and mittens. The cost of replacing these items every year can add up quickly, but you...
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  25. ProducerWayne Yoshida

    Wayne Yoshida

    12/12/2016
    DIY: Christmas Light Decorations
    DIY: Christmas Light DecorationsOver the past several years, I have been finding ways to streamline the time it takes to decorate my house at Christmas. Previously, I had to drag out the ladder and string out the lights onto little hooks on the rafters and other places, taking up...
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    Wayne Yoshida
    19/12/2016 #2 Wayne Yoshida
    #1 Thanks Tony. I'd do it for free! Just fly me over. . .
    Tony 🐝 Rossi
    16/12/2016 #1 Tony 🐝 Rossi
    And what would it cost me to to bring you to my house and create something? :-) Love the DIY Maker spirit, @Wayne Yoshida!
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