Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can you help me with a project I am working on or make a video for me?
A. Unfortunately I get asked this dozens of times a week and with over 2,600,000 subscribers on YouTube alone, I just don’t have the time to help people build things, design circuits, troubleshoot…etc. Sorry.

Q. Can you make some electronics tutorial videos?
A. Yes! Check out my new series

Q. Can you sell me one of your gadgets or give me one for free?
A. I get requests all the time to sell or remake the props for my videos but I always keep them and don’t have time to rebuild them for all the requests I get. I also get asked all the time to give something away for free but just can’t do it. Sorry.

Q. Where can I get the parts for your gadgets?
A. There are links under RESOURCES for the most popular parts for my videos.

Q. Where can I find detailed instructions and schematics for your projects?
A. I post instructions for my most popular projects on here. Just click DOCS on the home page.

Q. Where do you get your ideas from?
A. I have an ancient secret book I discovered in my basement that contains thousands of projects but no one else is allowed to look at it.

Q. What editing software and camera do you use?
A. I edit on a Matrox RT.X2 HD system with Adobe CS6. My main camera is a Sony HDR-AX2000

Q. What do you do for a living?
A. Make videos.

Q. How did you learn all of this stuff? Do you have a degree?
A. I’m self taught. I’ve also learned from years of tinkering and trial and error. I do have a degree but it’s in Journalism, not Engineering or Electronics.

Q. Can you mention me or give me a shout out in your next video?
A. No, sorry. For all the requests I get, my videos would be full of mentioning other people.

Q. Do you take project suggestions?
A. Sure. I always like to hear ideas my fans have.

Q. Where can I find resistors, capacitors, switches etc….?
A. I have resources available here. Click the RESOURCES tab.

Q. Are lasers dangerous?
A. They can be. You NEVER want to look into the beam of any laser or point them at any living thing.