Newest member of the team

We would like to give a warm welcome to the newest member of the team. Please say hello to MakerBot Validating our design work as quickly as possible is part of our process. The MakerBot provides a valuable asset. In case you are wondering, yes we will be printing…

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CoolSpot featured on I.D. Magazine

A project that Abe Camacho of Satellite worked on while at Belkin was recently featured on I.D. Magazine. Congrats to Abe Camacho and the Belkin Industrial Design team. Check out the post here http://www.id-mag.com/gallery/Belkin-CoolSpot/2755025. Best, Rocket Man

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How to Make a Skateboard

Rekiem skateboard how to make a board from jeremy hugues on Vimeo. Rekiem skateboards is the only custom handbuilt skateboards manufacturer in France. Check them out at http://www.rekiem-skateboards.com/index.php Best, Rocket Man

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The Ethos of Dieter Rams

Dieter Rams to this day continues to be one of the most inspiring designers, in my opinion. Many years ago I had a chance encounter with Dieter. I was so in awe of him that I pretty much fumbled an opportunity to chat with him. Much of the work…

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William McDonough discusses Cradle to Cradle

Designers Accord – Sustainability in 7 – Bill McDonough from Core77 on Vimeo. William McDonough needs no introduction for anyone with an interest in environmental design: he’s been exploring sustainability through architectural practice for some twenty years now, and his insights are more relevant than ever. In this edition…

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The Power of Making

Wonderful Vimeo on the Power of Making. Truly inspiring to see makers do what they do and how they do it (via Notcot.org). Power of Making from Victoria and Albert Museum on Vimeo. Best, Rocket Man

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Inspirational vimeo on grease-stained self-reliance

In a crowded Philadelphia garage, Adam Cramer revives vintage motorcycles and the American tradition of grease-stained self-reliance. Handmade Portraits: Liberty Vintage Motorcycles from Etsy on Vimeo. Best, Rocket Man

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BMW 3 Series manufacturing video
BMW 3 Series manufacturing video

Wonderful time-lapse video inside BMW’s Munich plant, that captures the manufacturing process of a new 3 Series BMW. The entire video is shot from the POV of a single sheet of steel. Each magic step is captured, stamping, drilling, welding, painting… It’s truly captivating to see that the major…

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Leica product process
Beautiful Leica manufacturing Vimeo

Leica makes some of the worlds most sophisticated lenses and they’ve always made some of the most attractive and highly sophisticated hardware. Take a look at this Vimeo, which showcases their stunning manufacturing processes. Leica Lenses (English) from leica camera on Vimeo. Every Leica lens is hand-crafted and goes…

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