Tony Rouleau is a maker. Tony's Hillview Wood & Metal specializes in custom wood and metal work, machining, welding, 3d printing, and design. Listen in as we discuss where machinist jobs have gone, how they are coming back, and why machining is a very rewarding way to be a maker.
The guest for this episode is Phil Pinsky. He is a maker, a podcaster, and a content creator on YouTube. Together with co-hosts Bill Lutes and Tim Sway, Phil discusses life as a maker, both part time and full time, on a great podcast called Reclaimed Audio. Reclaimed Audio can be found in iTunes.
Zach Kaplan is the founder and CEO of Inventables the hardware store for designers. The company is attempting to bring manufacturing from the factory to the desktop making it as accessible as desktop publishing.
Inventables sells machines and supplies so that you can make products ranging from jewelry and signs to furniture.
In this episode we will here the origin story before the begining of Inventables, and what the early days were like. Plus, where the direction of the company is headed.
Bob Clagett is the guest. Bob likes to make all sorts of stuff, with all sorts of materials. Bob has a tremendously popular YouTube channel called I Like To Make Stuff and he also shares a successful podcast called Making It with Jimmy DiResta and David Picciuto.
His videos are a great resource for teaching, inspiring and empowering others to make the stuff that they want to have.