Technologist, Maker, Engineer, Teacher, Author, Blogger, Traditional Woodworker

By day I am a software engineer at Red Hat.
By night I am a hardware hacker experimenting with my Arduino, Trinket, Photon and Raspberry Pi
By weekend I am a joiner working on timber frames and traditional woodworking projects.
I also teach traditional woodworking at the North Bennet Street School in Boston (America's Oldest Trade and Craft School and at the Boston Architectural College (
My Electronics + Maker blog can be found here: or @TinWhiskerzBlog
My Woodworking blog can be found here: or @TheRainford

Authored Content

Ultomaker 3D printer

Learn how to make these five 3D printed Halloween decorations that show varied printing techniques.
Workbench with 3D printer

Bill Rainford's heavy-duty maker workbench features dimmable LED lamps, electrical outlets, sturdy...