Makers Corner, with Nate and Yannick

Makers Corner, with Nate and Yannick


Latest Episodes

LEGOs, Batteries, and Wooden Desk
June 16, 2020

Today, the guys have a guest ! Mark Murphy, from The Binary Times Audiocast, talks about his build of the LEGO International Space Station. Then, Nate explains how he frankenstein’d a battery from one brand to make it with the charger from another one....

Workbench, Windows, and Pantry
June 09, 2020

In this episode, the guys talk about woodworking. Yannick goes over his initial projects, while Nate tells the story about the replacement of his house windows. He also talks about a hidden slide-out pantry he built for his kitchen.

Holiday Lights, Firmwares, and Spool Holders
May 30, 2020

In this episode, the guys talk about Nate’s Holiday lights, and how they stopped working due to a failed connector. Then, Yannick reports on his use of WLED and ESPEasy, two awesome firmwares for ESP8866 devices. And,

Commodore 64, white hexagons, and pink ghost
May 28, 2020

In this episodes, Nate talks about his refurbishing of a Commodore 64, and Yannick explains – or tries to… – how he build a game for his daughter to teach her to count to 20. He also talks about a technique to do multi color prints with a single extrud...

Scripting GIMP, LEGO®, and cute cats
April 28, 2020

In this episode, Yannick explains how being lazy drove him to spend half a day scripting GIMP. Then Nate talks about how he uses LeoCAD to design LEGO® models. And finally, the guys have a look at the Cali Cat, the Thingiverse Thing of the Episode.

Electronics class, interview, and headphone holder
March 10, 2020

In this episode, Nate talks about his oldest boy’s Electronic Engineering class. Then, Jon and Phil join in to talk about the 32Blit. And finally, the guys have a look at the Monster Mouth Headphone Holder – Clampable, from thingiverse.

Radar, dead sensor, and web hosting
February 25, 2020

In this episode, Yannick talks about his radar project, and how he killed a sensor. Nate then reports on his self hosting effort. In this episode The radar project ; Moving from wordpress.com to self hosting.

Home automation and firewall
February 20, 2020

In this episode, Yannick talks about his experience with HomeAssistant. Nate then reports about his firewall project. And they close the show with a bit of feedback. Installing HomeAssistant ; Building a Firewall on top of OpenSUSE ; Christmas is gone,...

Lights, 32blit, failures, and TinyPICO
February 01, 2020

In this episode, Nate and Yannick discuss Nate’s house lights project. Then they talk about Pimoroni’s 32blit, a very promising game development platform. After that, Nate explains how he made the magic smoke appear while working on an old power supply...

Series introduction
December 29, 2019

In this customary series introduction, Nate and Yannick talk a little bit about themselves. Then, they go over why they started this series, and what it will be about. Call to action Do you have a project you want to talk about ? Send us an email,