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About robotorbust

Never worry about robots trying to take over the world. Worry about the people driving them ;)

Project Summary: Steak Knife Block

This project started when my girlfriend’s dad was searching the internet, unsuccessfully, for a block that would fit his brand new set of extra large steak knives. I took this as an opportunity to try my hand at making a … Continue reading

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Christmas Cutting Boards

This post really goes out to all my prospective students for the Wood Burning and Image Transfer class, recently re-scheduled for February 1st at 1:00pm at Hoboken MakerBar. This year, I decided to make handmade cutting boards and personalize them as christmas gifts … Continue reading

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Intro to Wood Burning

I am pleased to announce i will be co-teaching an introductory class on the art of wood burning with a friend and fellow MakerBar member. We are excited to get this class into the lineup before the holidays so you … Continue reading

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Wood Working Projects

It’s been an eternity since my last posting, but I am going to use this site for sharing pictures of woodworking projects. At some point I will expand this post possibly to detail the individual projects, but for now i … Continue reading

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Current Projects Dashboard

I thought now would be a good a time as any to set out a few things in black and white that are on my proverbial to do list. Some of these are in varying stages of completion and others … Continue reading

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Bottle Rockets Launch Video

The Summer program I launched bottle rockets with this past week put together a short video of the event that can be found here: http://vimeo.com/46660595 Although no animals, rockets, or children were harmed in the making of this video, only one … Continue reading

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Bottle Rockets: Launchers

Today has been a day of Bottle Rocket fun. There are a lot of bottle rocket launcher designs out there, from the simple, to the complex, and the cheap to the costly. I remember in middle school my science teacher … Continue reading

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