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Steamboat Ed’s Mechanical Whatsits

Exhibit

Hybrid pedal/electric trike with PWM control and a 3hp 24V motor.


Stilt Factory

Exhibit

Stilt Factory- We demonstrate our stilt making design and creation process as shown on www.StiltFactory.com. We make the sport and art of stilt walking understandable, accessible and fun to all who are interested.


The Athenian School

Exhibit

Students from the The Athenian School in Danville CA will be exhibiting their final projects from various classes supported by our Makers Studio facility.



The Future of Bike Lighting

Exhibit

Barry Beams' breakthroughs in LED lighting, comprising new, unique, and novel developments in optics, circuitry, and packaging, deliver revolutionary increases in usable visibility over any previous bicycle lighting available


The Good Life Lab

Presenter

A presentation The Good Life Lab, a modern manual for a post-consumer life Tremayne and Mikey Sklar tell the story of ditching their careers in NYC to make, build, invent, forage and grow everything they need to live.


The Moving Toys Workshop

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We build moving toys out of simple and recycled materials.


The Trebuchette

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The Trebuchette is a laser-cut, desktop-sized siege engine kit that snaps together in ten minutes, no glue or tools required. It can easily throw a bouncy ball down the hall, or lob a paper ball over a cubicle wall!


The Un-named Amphibious

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A pedal powered contraption made with bike parts, an aluminum boat, and hand made wheels, as well as recycled parts of other things, including a metal lathe.



TrinityLabs 3d Printers

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Presenting the Aluminatus Series TrinityOne 3d Printer!nWith approximately 300mm x 300mm x 340mm of printable build-volume, the TrinityOne has a full SQUARE FOOT of printable space to use to turn your ideas into reality!


Under Sea Voyager Project

Presenter

The story behind the Undersea Voyager Project and how we built our own submarine leveraging open source electronics to support our mission of DIY science.


Undersea Voyager Project Submarine

Exhibit

Home built submarine dedicated to do it yourself Ocean Science. Focus is on getting a platform available for students, teachers and shoestring budget scientists.


WALL-E Robot Replica Project

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The project began in October of 2007 with the formation of the WALL-E Builders Club on Yahoo Groups. Over time, we were able to obtain still images and reference from the Pixar movie \"WALL-E\".


Wendy Tremayne and Mikey Sklar: The Good Life Lab

Presenter

Wendy Tremayne along with partner Mikey Sklar present Wendy's new book The Good Life Lab and tell how they dumped their careers and high-pressure life in New York City to move to rural New Mexico for a more hands-on, sustainable life.