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April 22, 2011 08:00 ET

Karts & Wheels on the Next Episode of Make: Live, the Premier DIY Webcast

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Apr 22, 2011) - Homemade go-karts and a sound-reactive flame tube on the next Make: Live.

What:
On Wednesday's Make: Live, Nick Raymond and Eric Chu show off their Drill Kart, made from bike parts, an old office chair, and two cordless drills, featured in the latest issue of MAKE magazine. Also, renowned maker Bill Gurstelle will share his flame tube projects which visualizes audio waveforms in fire. This episode celebrates "karts & wheels," the theme of MAKE Volume 26.

From the folks who bring you MAKE magazine, Make: Live is a twice-monthly live streaming show-and-tell that brings the popular DIY tech magazine to life. On each episode, hosts Becky Stern and Matt Richardson share projects with a worldwide community of makers.

When:
Wednesday, April 27th at 9PM ET at makezine.com/live

Who:
Makers, Do-It-Yourselfers, Techies, Tinkerers, Gearheads, Engineers, Students

About Make: Live
Make: Live is a bi-monthly live streaming webcast that brings MAKE magazine to life. Viewers can interact live with the hosts and their guests during the show, via Twitter and in the show's lively chat room. Make: Live is webcast every second and fourth Wednesday from New York City at 9pm ET/6pm PT at makezine.com/live.

About MAKE
MAKE is the first magazine devoted entirely to Do-It-Yourself (DIY) technology projects. MAKE unites, inspires, informs, and entertains a growing community of resourceful people who do amazing projects in their backyards, basements, and garages. MAKE celebrates your right to tweak, hack, and bend any technology to your will. MAKE (www.makezine.com) is published quarterly by O'Reilly Media, Inc, which also produces CRAFT (www.craftzine.com), the Maker Shed store of DIY kits, books, and more (www.makershed.com), and the world's biggest DIY festival, Maker Faire (www.makerfaire.com). "The Maker movement has brought the pre-1970s world of basement workshops and amateur tinkering into the digital age." -- The New York Times

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