Paper Flashlights

Paper Flashlights

Foam tape inside a folded paper model helps make to a push-button LED circuit, and the result is a simple, pocket-sized light source! Setup and Supplies Making a Paper Flashlight is simple and fun for all ages and skill levels.  You’ll need basic supplies like LEDs, batteries, foam tape, and a paper template that you can cut out in advance […]

Soldering Stations

Soldering Stations

Make soldering tools and equipment safely accessible to every corner of your makerspace with a sturdy mobile soldering station! Requirements Building a soldering station begins with constructing a Tool Cart (with longer foot beams) and then using a drill and other basic tools to add storage and work accessories specific to your soldering needs. Difficulty Level:  Intermediate, mostly because […]

Tool Cart

Tool Cart

Build a simple mobile tool station to keep tools organized and accessible wherever you are in your makerspace. Requirements Assembling a rolling tool cart requires just one or two people, simple tools, and materials that can be cut in advance at your local hardware store. Difficulty Level:  Easy Number of Makers Needed:  All steps can be done […]