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MakerCast - The Podcast For Makers

This show is about being a maker and everything it means to be one. MakerCast seeks out makers of things and celebrates their uniqueness, skill set, and drive. Their stories, the themes that drive them, and the real answers to your questions are found here. Passionate people in the fields of CNC machining, welding, fabricating, 3D printing, education with STEM curriculum, and woodworking, to name a few. Whether in a makerspace or garage or barn, making is the heart of us.
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Now displaying: June, 2015
Jun 19, 2015

In this episode we discuss:

 

Life in military service - Serving in the United States Marine Corps

Growing up poor

Finding materials to work with

The origin story of the Kentucky Knows (Kentucky Nose)

Paying tribute to those that helped in the past

Weathering the storm so you know what a sunny day is.

Donating products to local charitable organization

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Jun 5, 2015

In this episode we discuss:

Growing up in a machine shop as a Natural Born Maker

Introduction to CNC

EDM (Electrical Discharge Machining) Wire versus Sinker (aka Conventional, or, Ram EDM)

Where can companies find skilled workers? Tradeschools?

Makerspaces like Techshop

What else is there besides college?

People want the skills that Vocademy teaches

Vocademy is NOT a tradeschool

Is it a lie that you will make more by going to college?

The Experts on How To Run A Makerspace

Flipping the way education is done

TED Talk – The Marshmallow Challenge

STEM, STEAM, and really making things – not just on the iPad

 

Retirement – The Silver Tsunami

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