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Makers: All Kinds of People Making Amazing Things In Their Backyard, Basement or Garage

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Make magazine, launched in February 2005 as the first magazine devoted to Tech DIY projects, hardware hacks, and DIY inspiration, has been hailed as "a how-to guide for the opposable thumb set" and "Popular Mechanics for the modern age." Itching to build a cockroach-controlled robot, a portable satellite radio or your very own backyard monorail? Hankering to hack a game bo ...more
Hardcover, 184 pages
Published December 14th 2005 by O'Reilly Media (first published December 7th 2005)
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The Hofs
The magazine "Make" has always been a huge hit in our house and when G'ma brought home this book, it was a super hot item! It is the kind of book that gets picked up and before you know it, hours have passed!
Adam Norman
Jan 24, 2016 rated it it was ok
Not really what I thought I was getting. This is a 1-2 page description of 80-90 projects. I could get this by going online to make.com.
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great book,lot's of gadgets/stuff made by people aroung the country
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