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Watch These Makers Transform a Wheelchair into an Interactive Bumblebee Costume

Central Florida Maker groups use their diverse skills to create an interactive Bumblebee costume in only 3 weeks for a Magic Wheelchair recipient.

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Alex Makes His Own Chef’s Knife

One of our favorite cooking geeks forges his own knife from a coil spring.

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SwissMak Hopes To Bring 5 Axis Milling And Turning To The Desktop

5 axis + Turning on your desktop would be awesome. Can they pull it off?

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Watch an Extensive Tour of mHub Chicago

John Saunders of NYC CNC took a bit of a departure from his machining focused tutorials to do an extended length tour of MHub Chicago.

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Tikkun Olam Makers Come to NYC This Weekend for Huge Accessibility Makeathon

Hundreds will gather for TOM:NYC 2017, a three-day Makeathon, to invent tech that addresses the needs of people with disabilities.

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Build Metal Tool Racks Without Welding

Using the hand-hammered rivet method and common shop tools to build tool organizing racks.

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Review: The Fully Enclosed Nomad 883 Pro Offers Clean, Capable CNC Routing

Make less mess with this highly capable carver. The Nomad 883 Pro’s sleek design houses a powerful desktop CNC mill.

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This Week in Making: ChickTech Meetup, Dark Souls Props, and Robotic Arms

This Week in Making saw the reveal of the Two Bit Circus Foundation, hand-made Dark Souls rings, some new crowd funding campaigns, and more.

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How I Added Tank Treads to a GoKart

Taking inspiration from Brian Bunnell’s design, Samer Najia adds tank treads to a GoKart to fulfill his childhood dream of driving a tank.

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Make a Ninja Star Fidget Spinner

Make a shuriken throwing star which doubles as a fidget spinner (for all of those tedious ninja stakeouts).

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