July 27, 2017

Kansas City’s Most Famous Inventions

  You probably use these everyday, but did you know they were invented in Kansas City? These KC-local famous inventions may shock you!   1. The Non-Stick Frying …

July 13, 2017

KC Maker Faire 2017: Bringing Makers and Inventors together

Make48 Founders Curt McMillan and Rich Brull at KC Maker Faire 2017     Make 48 Founder Rich Brull and Director Bob Coulston spoke to us about …

July 13, 2017

What Can We Learn from Failure? The Museum of Failures

Video by Quartz A museum that features some of the most awesome and bizarre failed inventions from around the world was opened in Helsinborg, Sweden, with …

June 13, 2017

Guest Blog- UIA Letter to Wilbur Ross (US Secretary of Commerce)

UIA Letter to Wilbur Ross (US Secretary of Commerce) The United Inventors Association represents almost 15,000 independent inventors and over 70 local inventor clubs across the US. …

June 6, 2017

Make48 TV is Going Nationwide!

We’ve got some exciting news: Make48 TV is airing across the nation starting this September, 2017! Ever wonder what happens to the products after ‘Shark Tank’? Most …

May 18, 2017

Humans of NHS

During this year’s National Hardware Show, Make48 Founder Curt McMillan had a chance to interview some amazing brands and industry leaders! Check out who he had the chance …

May 18, 2017

Catching up with Make48 @ NHS

The 2017 National Hardware Show was full of amazing people, inventors and fun times! If you want to learn more about what we got up to during …

May 18, 2017

Inventor Spotlight: Part 1

One of our favorite parts of the 2017 National Hardware Show was getting to meet the inventors from the Inventor Spotlight section! Every year, the National Hardware …

May 18, 2017

Our Experience at the 2017 National Hardware Show

This year, Make48 attended the 2017 National Hardware Show to continue filming segments for the television show, showcase the winning products from past events, find new amazing …

April 26, 2017

Why Make48 is Excited for NHS!

  An Interview with Make48 CEO Tom Gray  <p> The National Hardware Show brings together thousands of innovative exhibitors, products, and brands for an incredible yearly event. …