SOME ASSEMBLY DESIRED
A8 Desktop 3D Printer I Anet
Back in the day (or more than fve years ago), if you wanted a consumer 3D printer, you’d probably have to assemble it yourself, which was
actually a great way to understand how it all worked. With the
relatively inexpensive A8, you get to relive that experience and
reap the benefts of learning one of the premier technologies
of our time. Plus you get a serviceable extrusion printer with
a 220 x 220 x 240 mm build volume that uses PLA, ABS,
WORD IS BOND
DynaGrip Heavy Duty Max Construction Adhesive I DAP
Brick, wood, PVC, glass. This easy-to-gun polyurethane adhesive sticks to
them all, and provides up to fve times faster bond strength than its competitors. That leaves plenty of time to fnish whatever project you have next.
DIY You spend all day manufacturing for the man. Here’s some gear to help get your
own personal makerspace started.
SHAVE MY SEAT, PLEASE
Build Your Own Damn Stool Kit I Offerman Woodshop
I’ve spent hours upon hours assembling furniture and dollhouses, searching for screws and aligning Beam J into Slot Q, and
even when I do a decent job, the thing still wears down after a
year or so. That’s why this woodworking DIY project seems so
appealing. Offerman Woodshop salvages the seats from local
L.A. trees, and provides four poplar legs, which can come preshaped or square if you want to shave them down yourself. The
end product is sturdy, beautiful, and might even turn beginners
onto a more ambitious project next.
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One-Year Subscription I Thimble
If you really value the future of the teenager on your list, order
this subcription for a random box of electronics to be delivered to
their doorstep every month. Not just a package full of wires and
junk, but a Thimble box, which comes with specifc components
such as PCBs and servos for new STEM projects, from a small
mobile robot to a light switch. They’ll need a soldering iron and other materials (sold separately), but experience is not needed. The skills they gain from the experience will ensure
they have the marketable skills to stay employed in a heavily automated workforce. Other
subscription packages also available.
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