I will talk about the best of 1,500 tools for do-it-yourselvers, showing off a few of them in person, and also talk about how I successfully self-published this best seller and the tools I used for that. The point of this book is that you don't need to buy a lot of stuff. It is more important just to know these tools exist and that you can use them yourself.
Tool bags for makers, tiniest Arduino, DIY musical instruments, conductive-ink-printed products and so on...rnWe Shinamonolab, a local makers community in Japan presents a bunch of DIY products as a Micro-MakerFaire!
Voltset is the first smart multimeter made for your smartphone. It runs a lot of cool and useful apps and connects seamlessly by USB. Voltset is super easy to use, exceptionally accurate and customizable to your need.
Dangerous Prototypes releases a new open source hardware project every month. Catch us in weekly workshop videos on our blog, and follow our trips to electronics markets and Maker Faires around the world.
We are a two person team fresh out of university, presenting to the world a low-cost Desktop CNC Milling Machine kit. We aim to enable people who have never before had access to these types of machines to obtain one. Learn more at www.MakesmithCNC.com
BRAIGO u2013 a Braille Printer using Lego Mindstorms EV3. Developed by Shubham Banerjee, a 12 year old 7th Grader from Santa Clara, CA reduces the cost of a Braille Printer from more than $2000 to $350. Will be made open source.
Autodesk 123D is free software integrated with content and fabrication services. At Maker Faire NY Autodesk will be hosting a hands on makerspace where participants can have hands on experiences with our free apps and 3d printers. We also will be hosting an educational hack-a-thon where educators will be answering the question ""How do you use a 3D printer in your classroom?
Tools for Working Wood is a Brooklyn based manufacturer and seller of woodworking tools and accessories. We manufacture classic tools and supplies under the Gramercy Tools and Brooklyn Tool & Craft brands.
At Maker Faire we will be showing off and demonstrating a good selection of our tools. Come by our booth for a free giveaway.
Afinia sells the award-winning H-Series Desktop 3D Printer, which was named by Make Magazine as "Best Overall Experience", "Easiest To Set Up" and "Easiest To Use". The Afinia has an industry-leading 1-year warranty and real, live, honest-to-goodness telephone support.
Founded in 2009, Brooklyn-based MakerBot has grown to be the global leader in desktop 3D printing. At World Maker Faire MakerBot will be demonstrating the brand new MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner and Replicator 2 Desktop 3D Printer.
UDOO is a joint effort of SECO USA Inc. (www.seco.com ) and Aidilab (www.aidilab.com), in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team of researchers with expertise in interaction design, embedded electronics, sensor networks and cognitive science, who along the years have worked together in several projects sharing the same vision about the role of technology in human life, and are now spread between Europe and United States.
UDOO merges different computing worlds in one; each world has its strengths and weaknesses, and all of them are useful today in education as well as Do-It-Yourself (DIY) and rapid prototyping endeavours.
UDOO is an open hardware low-cost single-board Android/Linux ARM computer with Arduino-compatible integration.