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MAKE Newsletter

August 14, 2012

We hope you've been having a fun and productive summer. As we head into fall, we thought we'd look back at some of what we and our wider maker community have been up to. We'd love to hear about your summer of making.

—Gareth Branwyn


Han Solo Frozen in Carbonite Guitar

Burmese Python Snake Cake! Who's Hungry?

Interview: Homesteader Abe Connally

Hot Rods Built from Jet and Tank Parts

Build This Dog Ball Launcher!

Straight from the cover of MAKE Volume 31, here are the plans for building your own Fetch-O-Matic dog ball launcher. Are you a MAKE subscriber?

Intern's Corner: Max's Time at MAKE

Engineering intern, Max Eliaser, looks back on his 1.039 years working in the MAKE Labs and reflects on some of the cool projects he's worked on.

Simple Mold-Making at Maker Camp

We're in our fifth week of Maker Camp and this week looks to be especially exciting. Last week, MAKE's creative director, Jason Babler, taught us mold-making. Follow MAKE on Google+ to join in the last two weeks of awesome camp activities!