The book I always wish I had! Probably the first and last book I will ever write, passing over a decade of knowledge and insights working in Research and Development. The Maker’s Field Guide provides a high-level guide to making anything imaginable —available as Paperback Book & Ebook at www.themakersfieldguide.com
Combining the worlds of Industrial Design, Automotive Design, Machining,Woodworking, Metalworking, and Hollywood Special Effects : The Maker's Field Guide is the first book of it’s kind to uncover the secrets of the tools of the trade for professional designers and model makers. The only book to combine full Work Shop tool usage & guidelines, as well as practical applications of design — using everything from industrial automotive clays, to RTV silicone moldmaking, through to more advanced 3D printing technologies. Written by an industry professional, this practical guidebook is meant to cover just about every method and tool used towards advancing design concepts and models, with many professional examples included. It should be on every designer’s shelf or office desk, or in the home garage / workshop. With over 30+ of the most common heavy machines and hand tools.