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1X2 Circuit Printer

Exhibit

A 3D plotter that can print the circuit board for itself.


Affine Creations

Exhibit

Examples and demonstration of woodworking. Boxes, Tool Caddies and Clocks and more.rnHow to hand cut dovetails and develop beautiful finishes. rnInspired by mathematics, crafted by hand, finished with care.


Build Your Dreams with PLY90

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The PLY90 is a connector to build and bring your ideas to life. It's like Legos for adults.


Celebration – playing the Happiest Music On Earth

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My project is a Carousel Band Organ, called Celebration. It has 122 hand crafted pipes of brass and wood. The pipes resonate and speak by air pressure. It uses 3 micros; Arduino Mega, Arduino Uno, Midio128 controller, and is operated wirelessly via a custom Android tablet app.


Congo

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congo is a wooden elephant sculpture made out of 389 plywood triangles.


Deezmaker 3D Printers

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Deezmaker manufactures the popular and robust Bukobot 3D Printer and Bukito Portable 3D Printer starting at $699. We pride ourselves in making quality products. We were the first walk-in retail 3D printer store and hackerspace on the west coast providing 3D printers, 3D printing services, classes and 3D printing supplies to the Los Angeles area.


Fallen Made Reclaimed Furniture

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We're a small team of two, who both have a passion for the environment and using our hands to portray our ideas and bring them to life through furniture pieces.


GeekDad LLC

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GeekDad.com and GeekMom.com are the parenting sites for the geek generation. We love Dr. Who and gaming and electronics and food-hacking and everything else that makes geeks passionate. We want to share these things with our kids, and ensure they know that being different is the best thing in the world.


Hand Cut Dovetails: Give Project Enclosures an Extra WOW

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You've taken the time to make a fascinating project and looking to make a wood enclosure. With a few hand tools and some practice, you can give it something extra with some dovetail joints for the corners. An old technique that adds strength to the enclosure and an additional touch of style.


Hand Tools for Little Hands: Woodworking with Young Makers

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NYSCI's Maker Space presents woodworking for makers of all ages. Families with young children are invited to explore hand tools and materials, practice using hammers, nails and sandpaper, and use their creative skills to design and build their own wooden creation.


Jimmy DiResta

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Jimmy is the creator of a new MAKE video series called DiResta, which showcases Jimmy in the shop doing what he does best—following his muse and making magic with a shop-full of power tools, artisan's skill, and lots of flourish.


Laser cutting for Boston Strong

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William enjoys woodworking very much and this past Spring, he completed his first laser cutting project. After the a boston Bombings in April, he decided to make rulers by laser cutting that he then sold at school to raise money for Boston Strong. The plans were done on Inkscape the the cutting was done at a Fab Lab in Rhode Island.


Makeably

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Makeably is a place where new things get made and where every product is customizable and remixable by you (home decor, cool gadgets, toys, art, and more). We bring together users and makers in an environment that encourages individuality and creativity. Stop by and say hello to our team, check out some of the coolest creations our users and makers have made, and celebrate the maker in everyone!


MakerBot

Exhibit

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.


Means to an End: The Convergence of Japanese and Western Woodworking Tools

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Japanese and western woodworking traditions developed completely separately from each other, resulting in different styles, methods, and tools. But even with this parallel development, some striking similarities can be found between the two types of woodworking. This presentation will show how Japanese and western woodworking tools are often much more similar than they appear, with implications for makers looking for the best method of work.


Popcade

Exhibit

Popcade is a 50% scale MAME cabinet. Unique to this machine is an LCD panel for the marquee area. This allows the marquee graphic to change from game-to-game.


Purina ONE

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Visitors to the Purina ONE booth at Maker Faire will have the opportunity to create and invent their own do-it-yourself (DIY) puzzle feeder projects to help enrich the feeding experiences of their cats; gather inspiration from the DIY wall u2013 a gallery of projects created from Purina ONE's cat community; and interact with a fun and shareable area at the booth. What you feed your cat is just as important as HOW you feed your cat. Cats are designed to hunt for their food, and while domestic cats have it much easier they still benefit from the stimulation that comes from the hunt. Incorporating a puzzle feeder in addition to a bowl encourages your cat to work for her food, stimulating her mind and body and helping her live her True Nature.


Shape your world

Exhibit

Non-Programming Approach to Building three dimensional , functional geometric structures and fractals.


Shiny! Using Shellac to Create a Beautiful Finish

Presenter

You've taken the time to make a fascinating project and build a wood enclosure. I will show you how to finish with the classic French Polishing technique. It will have a shiny, smooth finish which will only increase the "wow" factor when you show it off.


SPark Projects

Exhibit

SPark Workshop will be showcasing the work and skills of it's members.