How its Made Videos, Page 2
How Everyday Things are Made and Work
How a Surfboard is Made
Before you hit the waves and scream cowabunga you'll need a surfboard. This is how those awesome dudes make your surfing dreams come to life making surfboards from scratch.
Making Tiny Springs
See the inner workings of the automated machines used to create tiny springs. The robotic choreography ensures precision with every twist.
How Popup Books are Made
Watch as Matthew Reinhart explains how he engineers popup books and the variety of folds and cuts used to create a single book. The process is fascinating and more complicated than I thought.
Making a Nixie Tube
Nixie Tubes are old school electronic displays that existed before LED's became popular. Watch as this guy makes one from scratch after teaching himself the process.
How Do They Build a Boeing 737 in Just 9 Days?
Go inside the most productive airplane factory in the world that churns out 42 per month. This factory builds every Boeing 737 configuration and they do it in an amazing 9 days per aircraft.
World's Most Powerful Wind Turbine
With the popularity of wind turbines growing it was only a matter of time before this behemoth stepped in to crank things up. Made by the German company Enercon this beast can generate up to 7.58 megawatts of power per turbine.
Building a Subway Train
Watch as a subway train is built in this time lapse of the Elizabeth line train at Bombardier in Derby.
Making an Acoustic Guitar
Watch as luthier Michael Greenfield from Greenfield Guitars takes you through the process of making an acoustic guitar. The company has been around since the 1970's and has been making steel string guitars for musicians and collectors ever since.
Thermite Welding Railway Tracks
Ever wonder how railroad tracks are joined? With crazy heat from thermite welding. Watch as these workers unleash hell on this railway track.
The Opposite of Instant Coffee
What would happen if you had to make your own coffee from scratch? Watch as Andy travels 5,000miles to Mexico to hand pick and processes his own coffee.
Making Old School Apple Candy
Apple candy is absolutely delicious and this Victorian era approach to making it is amazing. Watch as the candy is made complete with an image of an apple inside.
Making a High Speed Camera
We all love watching super slow motion videos but how exactly do they slow things down? Well lets go to the Phantom factory and see just how they build the high speed cameras to capture super slow motion.
Get Up Close with Beer Brewing
Ever wonder what goes on to make your favourite beer? Join brewmaster James Costa as he takes you through the steps of creating beer.
How Jelly Beans are Made
Whether you eat them by the handful or one at a time everybody loves jelly beans. Go behind-the-scenes and see how the yummy, colourful morsels are made.
How Your Fortune is Made
Get a glimpse at what your future holds thanks this little factory making fortune cookies. The surprisingly low tech approach results in your fortune randomly being assigned.