Make48

This unique series provides an inside look at the steps and strategies involved in developing a product, from concept to completion. Teams develop an idea, make a prototype, then pitch their ideas to a panel of industry judges -- all in 48 hours. Mentors offer advice to the teams on product design and development as they work on their inventions. In the end, three products are chosen to be developed for the marketplace.

Schedule

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    Make48

    Time to Meet the Teams

    Friday
    Oct 7

    30 Minutes

    The top two teams meet up in Wichita, Kan., for the Make40 Nationals.
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    Make48

    Time to Meet the Teams

    Saturday
    Oct 8

    30 Minutes

    The top two teams meet up in Wichita, Kan., for the Make40 Nationals.
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    Make48

    Friday
    Oct 14

    30 Minutes

    The teams go to the hardware store to gather materials needed to make their inventions; the prototyping process begins.
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    Make48

    Time for an Idea

    Saturday
    Oct 15

    30 Minutes

    The teams brainstorm ideas, meet with patent attorneys and start to build their products.
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    Make48

    Time for Supplies

    Friday
    Oct 21

    30 Minutes

    The teams go to a local hardware store to buy supplies before the building begins.

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