Making It With Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto

By Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto

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Description

Making It is a biweekly audio podcast hosted by Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto. Three different makers with different backgrounds talking about creativity, design and making things with your bare hands.

Episode Date
Episode 171: Ant Insurance
01:05:15

This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about movies, growing and changing and if the maker movement is dying.

What We're Working On

Jimmy Diresta

  • Hanging out with Giaco Whatever

David Picciuto

  • Having a meet up at Kencraft in Toledo, OH. Saturday, June 16, 10am-2pm

Bob Clagett

  • Figured out that MIG welder was bad, got a new one (WAY BETTER).

Links:

What we're watching:

Check out the show notes here!

Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially:

Make Build Modify
Chad from ManCrafting™
Dor Sharir
Michael Schubert
WorksBySolo
Malt & Make
Corey Ward
Evan and Katelyn
Wise Ol' Dowel

PhunKiss Artistic Creations
Pat Gornet
Odin Clack
Kyle Goeken
Uber Workshop
Nate Wojciechowski
BlackSheepFabShop
William Davis
Philippe Majerus
Old-School Maker (@gfc62)
Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop)

If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by clicking here.

Jun 15, 2018
Episode 170: Elephants
01:16:47

This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett, and David Picciuto talk about Jimmy's most recent class, consumables, new camera people and unsolicited advice.

What We're Working On

Jimmy Diresta

  • new class

David Picciuto

  • looking for a new camera person

Bob Clagett

  • spending time outside, doing Tapigami

Links:

What we're watching:

Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially:

Make Build Modify
Chad from ManCrafting
Dor Sharir
Michael Schubert
WorksBySolo
Malt & Make
Corey Ward
Evan and Katelyn
Wise Ol' Dowel

PhunKiss Artistic Creations
Pat Gornet
Odin Clack
Kyle Goeken
Uber Workshop
Brent Davis
BlackSheepFabShop
William Davis
Philippe Majerus
Old-School Maker (@gfc62)
Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop)

If you enjoy the show,

please consider supporting us on Patreon by clicking here.

Jun 08, 2018
Episode 169: Jimmy is a huge Hello Kitty fan.
01:03:48

This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about finding inspiration from ideas vs people, bad sponsors and it gets kind of deep.

What We're Working On

Jimmy Diresta

  • Weigh-in, down 2 lbs
  • Working on canoe with Filson
  • likes to through stuff on the ground

David Picciuto

  • Made business card holder
  • Writing new channel trailer

Bob Clagett

  • Plywood dolly
  • Outdoor lounge chair (not copying Jimmy)

Links:

  • Mid-Century Modern Complete (book)

What we're watching:

Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially:

Make Build Modify
Chad from ManCrafting™
Dor Sharir
Michael Schubert
WorksBySolo
Malt & Make
Corey Ward
Evan and Katelyn
Wise Ol' Dowel

PhunKiss Artistic Creations
Pat Gornet
Odin Clack
Kyle Goeken
Uber Workshop
Nate Wojciechowski
BlackSheepFabShop
William Davis
Philippe Majerus
Old-School Maker (@gfc62)
Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop)

If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by clicking here.

Jun 01, 2018
Episode 168: 222
01:03:08

This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Maker Faire, eBay and do some project brainstorming.

What We're Working On

Jimmy Diresta

  • Vise Stand, spring cleaning, prepping blacksmithing area.

David Picciuto

  • Mid-Century Coat Hanger

Bob Clagett

  • Maker Faire Bay Area, made a vacuum former

Links:

What we're watching:

Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially:

Make Build Modify
Chad from ManCrafting™
Dor Sharir
Michael Schubert
WorksBySolo
Malt & Make
Corey Ward
Evan and Katelyn
Wise Ol' Dowel
 
PhunKiss Artistic Creations
Pat Gornet
Odin Clack
Kyle Goeken
Uber Workshop
Nate Wojciechowski
BlackSheepFabShop
William Davis
Philippe Majerus
Old-School Maker (@gfc62)
Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop)

If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by clicking here.

May 30, 2018
Episode 167: Hoopty-scoop
01:03:14

This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about movies, growing and changing and if the maker movement is dying.

What We're Working On

Jimmy Diresta

  • Been in England for the week

David Picciuto

Bob Clagett

  • Been in England for the week

What we're watching:

Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially:

Make Build Modify
Chad from ManCrafting™
Dor Sharir
Michael Schubert
WorksBySolo
Malt & Make
Corey Ward
Evan and Katelyn
Wise Ol' Dowel

PhunKiss Artistic Creations
Pat Gornet
Odin Clack
Kyle Goeken
Uber Workshop
Nate Wojciechowski
BlackSheepFabShop
William Davis
Philippe Majerus
Old-School Maker (@gfc62)
Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop)

If you enjoy the show,

please consider supporting us on Patreon here.

May 18, 2018
Episode 166: Opie Matlock
58:39
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about movies, growing and changing and if the maker movement is dying.
Apr 27, 2018
Episode 165: Don't let it beat you.
01:08:18
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about film crews and bad design.
Apr 20, 2018
Episode 164: The Crow's Nest
01:09:57
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about recent project challenges, voice over work and frustration.
Apr 13, 2018
Episode 163: Live Edge Bowling Ball
59:51
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about design styles, river tables and time travel.
Apr 06, 2018
Episode 162: An eyeball, tongue, ear and 2 big thumbs
01:11:50
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about finishes, paints and hot tubs.
Mar 30, 2018
Episode 161: Snakes & Glue Bottles (with Evan & Katelyn)
01:07:40
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk with Evan & Katelyn about glue, Androids and snakes!​
Mar 23, 2018
Episode 160: The Cadillac of trailers
57:50
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about tools that didn't seem worthwhile, but totally are.
Mar 16, 2018
Episode 159: Drowning in cardboard
01:03:14
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto are joined by Laura Kampf to talk about nostalgia (and He-Man). What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta In Cleveland for Lincoln Welding event with Laura David Picciuto Building a vanity Bob Clagett Map Cabinet What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Against The Clock Bob's Pick of the Week: Lost In Space Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Greg The Bunny Laura's Pick of the Week: Simone "I hunted a robot" Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Chad from ManCrafting™ Dor Sharir Michael Schubert WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Edgar Wild Chris Kopp Kyle Goeken Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Herlander Passos Gosforth Handyman BlackSheepFabShop William Davis Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/makingit
Mar 09, 2018
Episode 158: Jimmy.. destroyer of mailboxes.
57:14
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about WorkBenchCon, mailboxes and southern accents.
Mar 02, 2018
Episode 157: Wizard Robes
01:06:10
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about beginning projects for several different tools.
Feb 23, 2018
Episode 156: C in Sea
01:11:54
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being settled/unsettled, rockets and CNC.
Feb 16, 2018
Episode 155: Brain tornado-ing and pretzels
01:09:10
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto bring an idea to brain storm.
Feb 09, 2018
Episode 154: You like screen grabs?
01:09:06
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about 3d printing, habits and routines.
Feb 02, 2018
Episode 153: Thinking hard about thinking hard
58:05
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about over thinking time vs thinking over time.
Jan 26, 2018
Episode 152: I'm in my jam jams, at the laser.
01:02:43
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about burnout, the cold, jam jams and more. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Working on frames for prints and learning on the laser David Picciuto Working on a new miter saw station Bob Clagett Nintendo Switch JoyCon Holder What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: First Responders GoFundMe Bob's Pick of the Week: PI Workshop - Where have you been? Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Skull & Spade Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Michael Schubert WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Dor Sharir Marcus Perkins Kyle Goeken Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Gosforth Handyman BlackSheepFabShop William Davis Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by going to http://patreon.com/makingit
Jan 19, 2018
Episode 151: Balance vs Balancing
01:02:30
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about balance vs balancing. What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Bobby Duke Art Bob's Pick of the Week: Vox Earworm Jimmy's Pick of the Week: "Diresta Inspired" & Steve Pelegrino Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Michael Schubert WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Marcus Perkins Kyle Goeken Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski BlackSheepFabShop TORBAL Thierry William Davis Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by going to http://patreon.com/makingit
Jan 12, 2018
Episode 150: Call me Pocket Hole
58:31
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about labels and goals (and nicknames from Burning Man). What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Joel Telling - 3D Printing Nerd Bob's Pick of the Week: The Toys That Made Us Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Welding Tips and Tricks Podcast Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Michael Schubert WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Marcus Perkins Kyle Goeken Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski BlackSheepFabShop TORBAL Thierry William Davis Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon http://patreon.com/makingit
Jan 05, 2018
Episode 149: Stop, Start, Continue
01:05:00
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what we want to start, stop and continue in 2018. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Finished up new VLOG David Picciuto Finishing up 2nd workbench video Bob Clagett Miter Saw Station Updates - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z_tTy1fnVsQ Links: What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Laura Kampfs Tiny House - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GooksmJ5Vo&list=PLLsyCFICnr80wxBjhRoFElXWXpIuDcIJ- Bob's Pick of the Week: How Star Wars was saved in the edit - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GFMyMxMYDNk Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Amy Sedaris Show & Tom's Tool Room - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0-OFqTkFH55DFq6XIaJNWg Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Michael Schubert WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Marcus Perkins Kyle Goeken Matthew Serio Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski TORBAL Thierry William Davis Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by visiting http://patreon.com/makingit
Dec 22, 2017
Episode 148: It's not enough to kill you...
01:07:00
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about going to college to be a YouTuber (kind of).
Dec 15, 2017
Episode 147: You never know, you never know...
01:06:31
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about transitions and free tools.
Dec 08, 2017
Episode 146: Don't clear your throat
58:07
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about distractions and how they try to avoid them. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Traveled, new printing equipment David Picciuto Workbench video Bob Clagett Automated Dust Collection Links: Sphere video How to make your voice sound amazing and healthy What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Heath Knuckles Bob's Pick of the Week: OK Go - Obsession Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Veritasium Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Sean Rubino Freeman Furnishings TORBAL Thierry WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Kyle Goeken Matthew Serio Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Jared Shaw William Davis Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Make Jake Make Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/makingit
Dec 01, 2017
Episode 145: GOBBLE GOBBLE
58:25
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about lots of things that they're thankful for! What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Finished up clothing racks David Picciuto Working on a new workbench Bob Clagett Wooden Katana What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: How a sandwich changed my marriage Bob's Pick of the Week: Chameleon Tongue crushing crickets Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Pure Living For Life Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Sean Rubino Freeman Furnishings TORBAL Thierry WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Matthew Serio Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Jared Shaw William Davis Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Make Jake Make Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon at http://patreon.com/makingit
Nov 24, 2017
Episode 144: Who knows where we're going today
57:32
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being green, writing books and more. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Still working late David Picciuto Closing on his house! Bob Clagett Escape Room Puzzle Links: Making Time podcast A Fine Press Real Art What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: HBO Doc - Rolling Stone Magazine Bob's Pick of the Week: Lowes DIY Escape Room / Behind The Scenes Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Lincoln Electric Table for FABTech Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Sean Rubino Freeman Furnishings TORBAL Thierry WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Matthew Serio Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Jared Shaw William Davis Bryce Waight Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Make Jake Make Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us at http://patreon.com/makingitpodcast
Nov 17, 2017
Episode 143: ROBOTS!!
01:01:38
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about future technologies for making things.
Nov 10, 2017
Episode 142: Crabs
01:12:57
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about sponsors. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Building is going up David Picciuto Moving into new shop Bob Clagett Midcentury Modern Clock - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eL5kHPS50n8 Links: Hank Green's secret to productivity WorkbenchCon What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Make the brand your hero - Shonduras Bob's Pick of the Week: Song Exploder Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Kai W Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Freeman Furnishings TORBAL Thierry WorksBySolo Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Glen Bertram (Stuff I Do) Matthew Serio Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Jared Shaw William Davis Bryce Waight Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Make Jake Make Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by going to http://patreon.com/makingit
Nov 03, 2017
Episode 141: Jimmy Two-Shows
01:01:57
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about current "Making It" news and what you need to get started in woodworking. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Walls of building going up David Picciuto New wedding rings video Bob Clagett Guitar Stand Links: Making It on NBC Getting Started in Woodworking What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Cayla's Engagement Ring Bob's Pick of the Week: The Oddlings (visit ILTMS shop) Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Hatchet build by Brett / Rory May Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Freeman Furnishings TORBAL Thierry WorksBySolo A Glimpse Inside Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Glen Bertram (Stuff I Do) Matthew Serio Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Jared Shaw William Davis Bryce Waight Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Make Jake Make Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon by visiting http://patreon.com/makingit
Oct 27, 2017
Episode 140: Social Schmedia
01:04:13
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about SOME of the people we love to watch. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta Finished Axe Class David Picciuto Making new wedding rings Bob Clagett Cake (is a lie) Plate Links: Motorcycle sawmill Making It Dubstep ​Peter Brown This Old Tony Chris Salomone - Four Eyes Furniture Ben Uyeda Modern Maker Podcast Frank Howarth ​Samurai Carpenter Andrew Huang FixThisBuildThat ​Made For Profit April Wilkerson Laura Kampf ​Mike Boy - Learn Quick The Hot Ones Trustin Timber Evan and Katelyn What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Peter Brown Bob's Pick of the Week: Dave Guyton Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Scott Turner Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Katie Freeman TORBAL Thierry WorksBySolo A Glimpse Inside Malt & Make Corey Ward Evan and Katelyn Wise Ol' Dowel Matthew Serio Uber Workshop Nate Wojciechowski Glen Bertram (Stuff I Do) Jared Shaw William Davis Bryce Waight Derek Swift Philippe Majerus Make Jake Make Old-School Maker (@gfc62) Gary Oshust (SPark Workshop) Afaque Amanulla If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon
Oct 20, 2017
Episode 139: It's hard to play professional baseball
58:10
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer some questions and talk about their favorite aspects of their projects.
Oct 13, 2017
Episode 138: Rethinking Priorities
01:03:57
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they wish they'd focused on when starting making videos.
Oct 06, 2017
Episode 137: Where's my broom?
01:09:35
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about some video failures, successes and how we decide what to shoot for project videos.
Sep 29, 2017
Episode 136: I can't. I'm busy.
01:01:35
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer questions from Patreon supporters about all sorts of stuff.
Sep 22, 2017
Episode 135: Get Jimmy a 78 ft 2x4
59:37
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how their personalities have an effect on their process and products.
Sep 15, 2017
Episode 134: THE SHOP OF THE FUTURE!!!!!
01:05:01
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about THE SHOP OF THE FUTURE!!!!
Sep 08, 2017
Episode 133: LASER BANDSAW (with William Osman)
01:00:04
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk to William Osman and Peter Sripal about all sorts of stuff!
Sep 01, 2017
Episode 132: The bottleneck
01:07:10
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about bottlenecks and how much life we put on display.
Aug 25, 2017
Episode 131: Monopoly and safety
56:14
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about SawStop, safety and patents.
Aug 18, 2017
Episode 130: Let's talk about pants
01:11:17
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what to wear in the shop.
Aug 11, 2017
Episode 129: Benjamin Buttoning
01:05:38
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about getting older and how age affects how we take risks.
Aug 04, 2017
Episode 128: Little Teepee Party
01:01:03
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about breaking rules, how paint colors cause fights and more.
Jul 21, 2017
Episode 127: Jimmy is a giant goldfish
01:03:41
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about limitations, fear, and giant goldfish.
Jul 14, 2017
Episode 126: Expect the unexpected
01:09:00
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about avoiding and setting expectations.
Jun 26, 2017
Episode 125: My backup phone(s)
01:13:50
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about moving strategies and why Jimmy has 10 iPhones.
Jun 19, 2017
Episode 124: The Cloud.
01:11:42
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about software as a tool for making.
Jun 16, 2017
Episode 123: No.
01:06:57
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about saying no.
Jun 09, 2017
Episode 122: So, you had a bad day...
46:52
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about bad days, how to come back from them and fighting creative block.
Jun 02, 2017
Episode 121: Moving It
01:00:50
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about moving and milestones.
May 26, 2017
Episode 120: We don't have a toaster
01:06:20
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer more questions from Twitter!
May 19, 2017
Episode 119: Buffing and grinding
01:16:43
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer more questions from Twitter and beyond!
May 12, 2017
Episode 118: The point of no return
54:12
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how to promote yourself without an audience and if there is a point of no return.
May 05, 2017
Episode 117: What's your favorite ... ?
01:11:50
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about content theft and do a lightning round of "what's your favorite?"
Apr 28, 2017
Episode 116: Winging It
01:04:23
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Disney World, how we've grown and YouTube's future.
Apr 21, 2017
Episode 115: Questioning each other
01:12:23
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto ask each other questions, talk about taxes and other random stuff.
Apr 14, 2017
Episode 114: What keeps you from productivity?
01:03:52
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what helps and hurts their productivity.
Apr 07, 2017
Episode 113: You've changed.... Change is good
57:00
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why changing is one of the best things you can do.
Mar 31, 2017
Episode 112: Not even wearing pants...
01:10:40
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Martha Stewart, pants and are Bob and David related?!
Mar 24, 2017
Episode 111: Choose one thing..
54:49
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they would and wouldn't want to do, if they had to pick one area to work in.
Mar 17, 2017
Episode 110: Amateur Hour
55:51
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why it perfectly ok to not be perfect.
Mar 03, 2017
Episode 109: Taking a vacation from the vacation you live
51:53
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being present and unproductive for the sake of being productive.
Feb 17, 2017
Episode 108: Being fearless
52:23
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about fearlessness and the worst possible scenerio.
Feb 10, 2017
Episode 107: That sounds wiener dog shaped too...
56:53
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about their dream shops.
Feb 03, 2017
Episode 106: You've always got more options...
37:02
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about coming back to a failed project with a fresh approach.
Jan 27, 2017
Episode 105: What if everything goes right?
51:15
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about when things are out of your control, the good and the bad.
Jan 20, 2017
Episode 104: 8 Band Saws, 5 Radial Arm Saws, 2 Milling Machines...
01:11:32
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about having too many tools.
Jan 13, 2017
Episode 103: Looking Back, looking ahead.. yet, again.
56:09
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the ups and downs of 2016 and what they're looking forward to in the coming year!
Jan 06, 2017
Episode 102: CN-Cheese
59:51
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about 3d printing, how they use it and how they don't.
Dec 23, 2016
Episode 101: Hot news in the library world
52:13
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they learned after putting on their first event.
Dec 16, 2016
Episode 100: Live From Boston!
01:31:08
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto meet up with 200 close friends in Boston for the MakingIt100 event!
Dec 09, 2016
Episode 099: Out of your control.
44:27
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what to do when you realize how little control you have over the things around you.
Dec 02, 2016
Episode 098: I don't want to break the baby.
47:00
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Casey quitting vlogging and changing directions for the better.
Nov 25, 2016
Episode 097: At your own risk...
59:55
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about liability and budgeting (sounds boring, but it was fun..)
Nov 18, 2016
Episode 096: A fish does not look like a bar of soap.
56:24
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they want to see each other make.
Nov 11, 2016
Episode 095: Tandem Horse
01:02:03
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how to get unstuck and the pros and cons of working alone.
Nov 04, 2016
Episode 094: Being a hoarder is a big job...
01:03:16
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about buying old stuff and giving it a new life.
Oct 28, 2016
Episode 093: Change is hard
01:00:05
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about making changes.
Oct 21, 2016
Episode 092: Good Clean Fun with Nick Offerman
01:13:37
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk to Nick Offerman!
Oct 14, 2016
Episode 091: Getting the help you need.
49:21
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about when to get help with your work. What We're Working On Jimmy Diresta - Maker Faire NY David Picciuto - Acrylic clocks Bob Clagett - Custom car horn for any car Links: Ability3d.com What we're watching: David's Pick of the Week: Katz-Moses Woodworking Bob's Pick of the Week: 3d Printing Nerd Jimmy's Pick of the Week: Barnacules Nerdgasm Special thanks to all of our patrons on Patreon for supporting this episode! Especially: Make Build Modify Luis Dan Krupnik Corey Creehan Thomas Parson Jared Shaw Afaque Amanulla Carl Brink Ben Uyeda Michael Sepe If you enjoy the show, please consider supporting us on Patreon
Oct 07, 2016
Episode 090: Purpose
50:16
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about finding purpose in work and life.
Sep 30, 2016
Episode 089: Avoiding the task at hand
50:13
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about putting off today what you can do tomorrow.
Sep 23, 2016
Episode 088: Making your mark
01:02:43
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about logos, walkmen and fax machines.
Sep 16, 2016
Episode 087: Maybe it's time to change directions
55:46
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about deciding when to give up and make a new plan.
Sep 09, 2016
Episode 086: Questioning each other
01:06:31
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto ask each other two questions. One work related, one personal.
Sep 02, 2016
Episode 085: Sometimes I'm really into the laser.
57:30
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about favorite tools and first times.
Aug 26, 2016
Episode 084: Cutting down a tree with nothing on...
58:32
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about nerves, meals and cutting down trees in crocs.
Aug 19, 2016
Episode 083: Learn how to learn.
47:26
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about college vs free online education.
Aug 12, 2016
Episode 082: I buy a lot of hammers...
59:04
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about lots of random stuff via Twitter questions.
Aug 05, 2016
Episode 081: Let's just get through the next 10 minutes
54:19
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about keeping track of your life.
Jul 29, 2016
Episode 080: Go where you don't fit
47:32
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about learning my embedding yourself in a place that you don't belong.
Jul 22, 2016
Episode 079: A ramekin is a little dragon...
01:00:30
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer some questions from Twitter and talk about cookware and dragons.
Jul 15, 2016
Episode 078: Sometime the cookie floats
45:36
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about reacting to crisis and dealing with change that you can't control.
Jul 08, 2016
Episode 077: Learning up close
49:47
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the difference between learning in person and learning online.
Jul 01, 2016
Episode 076: The Process (Maker Faire 2016)
27:00
We couldn't record a new episode this week, so we pulled the audio from a GoPro from our Maker Faire 2016 talk to share with you. The audio is pretty bad, but hopefully you'll be able to enjoy it!
Jun 24, 2016
Episode 075: Interviewing each other
56:27
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto ask each other two questions.
Jun 17, 2016
Episode 074: They're not gonna take away your birthday
59:56
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer impromptu questions from twitter and talk a lot about fear.
Jun 10, 2016
Episode 073: Eyeball trauma
01:07:08
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about dogs and safety.
Jun 03, 2016
Episode 072: Back FROM Maker Faire
48:37
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about their trip to California for Maker Faire, and more!
May 27, 2016
Episode 071: Back to Maker Faire
47:52
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the upcoming Maker Faire and what's changed in the last year.
May 20, 2016
Episode 070: Kryptonite, Taxes and the Powerball
56:42
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about... well, lots of stuff.
May 13, 2016
Episode 069: Legacy
52:38
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about leaving a legacy.
May 06, 2016
Episode 068: Love Handles and Bald Spots
59:06
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Glowforge delay, bald spots and community vs competition.
Apr 22, 2016
Episode 067: Awww, look at that poor little piece of rope
51:08
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Maker Faires, rope and t-shirts.
Apr 15, 2016
Episode 066: Trampolines, testing and structure
01:14:44
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about testing potential employees, CAD and what our weeks look like.
Apr 08, 2016
Episode 065: A mallard is a tool you use when you do chisel work
56:40
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about ducks, getting things done and overlapping projects.
Apr 01, 2016
Episode 064: Pat the bushes of my brain
57:20
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Sam Maloof, Death Star chairs and bionic arms.
Mar 25, 2016
Episode 063: $2000 to start over
58:25
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about doing things the hard way for practice and what they'd buy to start a new shop, with $2000.
Mar 18, 2016
Episode 062: Totally bananas
56:03
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer a bunch of questions from Twitter!
Mar 11, 2016
Episode 061: Time and tools and lathes and apps
01:05:56
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about a bunch of random stuff from time management to lathes and tool abuse.
Mar 04, 2016
Episode 60: Don't match your socks
51:07
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about digital tools that help or hurt your productivity.
Feb 26, 2016
Episode 059: Bobcats & Bologna sandwiches
01:10:32
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about expectations vs impact and do some more brainstorming. Also, bobcats & bologna sandwiches.
Feb 19, 2016
Episode 058: Important Forks
59:34
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about forks in the road and moments that changed our paths.
Feb 12, 2016
Episode 057: brainstorming
01:05:11
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto brainstorm future project ideas!
Feb 05, 2016
Episode 056: #freetools
01:00:09
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about #freetools.
Jan 29, 2016
Episode 055: Job Insecurity
54:53
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about job insecurity and the bubble.
Jan 22, 2016
Episode 054: The end goal.
58:25
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about YouTube as the end goal... or not.
Jan 15, 2016
Episode 053: Follow through
53:03
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about following through with the things we say that we'll do.
Jan 08, 2016
Episode 052: Looking back, Looking ahead (again)
01:06:48
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they learned in 2015, and what they're looking forward to in 2016.
Jan 01, 2016
Episode 051: There's much trouble in the fuselage
01:03:12
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they'd get each other for Christmas (and other stuff).
Dec 25, 2015
Episode 050: Good Days
53:57
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about YouTube Red, how much is too much, and good days!
Dec 18, 2015
Episode 049: TV
56:43
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about ideas for tv shows, and why they won't happen.
Dec 11, 2015
Episode 048: Bad days
47:59
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about bad days.
Dec 04, 2015
Episode 047: Jack of all trades
41:18
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being a jack of all trades.. or not.
Nov 27, 2015
Episode 046: Going all Howard Hughes
58:58
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about focus, business and Jimmy going full on Howard Hughes.
Nov 20, 2015
Episode 045: Just what we need... another YouTuber with a backhoe.
01:00:41
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about freebooting, historical makers, and old rock stars.
Nov 13, 2015
Episode 044: If I was going to shoot the side of a barn...
59:09
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about MCNs, channel growth and planking.
Nov 06, 2015
Episode 043: Tell us how you really feel, Jimmy..
01:03:25
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about next big tool purchases, YouTube Red and how we got to YouTube!
Oct 30, 2015
Episode 042: All over the place, again.
01:04:22
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto bounce from topic to topic... talking YouTube Red, Star Wars, CPM's and more.
Oct 23, 2015
Episode 041: I wanted to be Batman
52:37
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what they wanted to be when they grew up, and what that kid would think about them now.
Oct 16, 2015
Episode 040: How does content creation change you?
49:52
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how creating content changes how you work as an artist.
Oct 09, 2015
Episode 039: Emergency Penguin
41:22
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about penguins, airports and WIA.
Oct 02, 2015
Episode 038: Before the first cut
53:31
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what goes into a project before you even make the first cut.
Sep 25, 2015
Episode 037: What are you excited about?
0
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what is exciting and motivating them right now.
Sep 18, 2015
Episode 036: Precision & Accuracy
36:22
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about accuracy, if and when it matters.
Sep 11, 2015
Episode 035: 47,793 unread messages
01:00:56
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the software they use in all of the different parts of their businesses and content creation, and why Jimmy's email is SO OUT OF CONTROL.
Sep 04, 2015
Episode 034: WAELDER
01:00:55
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto are joined by a special guest, David Waelder to talk about what it's like sharing a shop with Jimmy and getting started on YouTube.
Aug 28, 2015
Episode 033: More listener questions
01:05:03
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer more of YOUR questions!
Aug 21, 2015
Episode 032: Listener Questions
53:53
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer YOUR questions!
Aug 13, 2015
Episode 031: Brainstorming
50:08
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they brainstorm ideas and about Jimmy's new makerspace fundraising campaign!
Aug 06, 2015
Episode 030: Productivity.geocities.com
51:06
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about some ways that they stay productive when working alone, or just when there's a ton to do.
Jul 31, 2015
Episode 029: How to be a sellout
51:44
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about being a sellout, sponsorships and making a living.
Jul 23, 2015
Episode 028: Signs
55:29
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about sign making, camping and fireworks.
Jul 09, 2015
Episode 027: Simplify
52:17
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about simplifying, organizing and knowing when you have too much stuff.
Jul 03, 2015
Episode 026: The next five years...
50:36
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about where they hope to be in five years, and what MIGHT change in the maker community in general!
Jun 25, 2015
Episode 025: Staying playful
50:25
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why playing is such a big deal!
Jun 18, 2015
Episode 024: What makes you happy?
46:05
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about what makes them happy, both in and out of the shop!
Jun 11, 2015
Episode 023: Style & Uniqueness
48:42
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they found their style and whether being unique really even matters.
Jun 04, 2015
Episode 022: Keeping the hustle
39:32
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about keeping the hustle going, even when you might not feel like it, and.. what is hustle anyway?
May 28, 2015
Episode 021: Maker Faire and the gas mask guy
42:47
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about Maker Faire Bay Area and all of the crazy stuff they saw there!
May 22, 2015
Episode 020: Open source ideas
48:20
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about inspiration vs copying, open source and remixing ideas!
May 08, 2015
Making It #019: Learning to teach
48:16
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about teaching and learning.
Apr 29, 2015
Making It #018: All over the place
40:30
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about a bunch of random stuff including intimidation and procrastination.
Apr 24, 2015
Making It #017: Organization
45:47
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they organize (or don't organize) their shops.
Apr 15, 2015
Making It #016: Perfect vs profit
44:20
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the tipping point of perfection vs profit.
Apr 10, 2015
Making It #015: Gilligan's Workshop
49:46
This week, Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto figure out what tools they would want to have if shipwrecked on a deserted island... seriously.
Apr 02, 2015
Making It #014: Why
31:45
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why they do what they do and how it can help you focus when you think about it too.
Mar 26, 2015
Making It #013: Be Curious
54:19
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they learn and why it's important to be curious.
Mar 19, 2015
Making It #012: Handmade?
32:16
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about using computer controlled tools vs hand making projects. What is the difference? When does it matter?
Mar 12, 2015
Making It #011: Making movies
52:25
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how they make their YouTube videos, from cameras and software to lighting and composition.
Mar 05, 2015
Making It #010: If it looks straight....
47:14
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto answer a whole bunch of listener questions about all sorts of different topics!
Feb 26, 2015
Making It #009: Fears and Doubts
48:48
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about all of the things that scare them, both in and out of the shop.
Feb 12, 2015
Making It #008 : Who inspires us
39:19
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about who inspires them. Some of their inspiration may comes from obvious sources, but a lot of it does not!
Jan 29, 2015
Making It #007 : Failure
40:23
This week, Jimmy, David and Bob talk about past and current project failures.
Jan 15, 2015
Making It #006 : How do I quit my job, and do what you do?
52:15
This week, Jimmy, David and Bob address a question that we all get a lot.. "How do I quit my job and do what you do?" There's a lot to think about when pursing being a full time maker, and the guys just scratch the surface of what it takes to chase that dream. Also, they talk about Jimmy's essay in the new book, Maker Pro, which is about making a living as a maker.
Jan 02, 2015
Making It #005: Looking Back, Looking Ahead
57:00
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about the good and bad of 2014 as well as what they are hoping for in the new year. As usual, the topic creeps into related ideas like arcade machines, YouTube comments, and again... lasers.
Dec 19, 2014
Making It #004 : Getting Started
49:11
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about why it is hard to just getting started. Jimmy shares some tips that he gives to his students, and how he started his own shop.
Dec 04, 2014
Making It #003 : Goals (and LASERS)
42:30
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about their goals, in life, skill sets and business. Also, LASERS.
Nov 20, 2014
Making It #002 : How Materials and Tools Inspire Creativity?
38:21
This week Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto talk about how materials and tools inspire creativity and how they have incorporated CNC machines into their workflows.
Nov 07, 2014
Making It #001 : Where Does Creativity Come From?
51:25
Welcome to the very first episode of Making It, a podcast hosted by Jimmy Diresta, Bob Clagett and David Picciuto. In this debut episode we talk about who we are, what we do and where we find creativity.
Oct 31, 2014