Posts by Adam OHern

Adam O'Hern is an industrial design consultant, designing products ranging from laptops to power tools, classroom toys to bathroom fixtures, and pro audio gear to guitar tuners. In 2008 he founded, and in 2010 co-founded EvD Media with Josh Mings of, and the two collaborate on the podcast.

TechShop Makes Adam Weep Happy Tears

1 week ago

TechShop first popped up in SF circa 2011. Think gym membership, but sub a CNC mill for the Stairmaster. Our own Dan Slaski swears by it. Adam takes a field…


CAD with a Stylus. It’s a thing.

2 months ago

My last post was ostensibly about my new SpaceMouse, but within half an hour I had not less than five different people ask about my stylus. What the what? Stylus?…


Adam + SpaceMouse Wireless == Major Nerd Joy

2 months ago

A few weeks ago I started using a SpaceMouse Wireless. It does not disappoint. It’s every bit as quick, responsive, and sensitive as the other 3DConnexion goodness, but it fits in a case about the size of your average bar room beef slider, and look, ma! No wires!


3DScanStore Sells the Best Human Scans We’ve Seen (Cheaper Than You Think)

3 months ago

3D models of humans are incredibly useful for designing wearable products, ergonomic studies, in-situ renders. The best-looking human scans we’ve used are from 3DScanStore by Ten24, and they’re surprisingly affordable. (warning: frank human nudity)


Onshape FeatureScript 101 Series: Pump Up the Presets (Part 02)

3 months ago

In this video, we’ll build on last week’s hex nut code to add a drop-down list of standard metric nut sizes. We’ll begin with a simple example using simple reusable…


Your First Useful Onshape FeatureScript: A (Hex) Nut

3 months ago

Create your first useful Onshape feature: a hex nut. I walk you step-by-step through building 58 lines of simple, human-readable code, explaining helpful tips and tricks along the way. Onshape…

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Onshape FeatureScript Tutorial: Building Your First Feature

4 months ago

FeatureScript is easy. Even if you’ve never coded before, Adam gets you up and running with 15 mins of free video goodness.


Everything you need to know about FeatureScript

4 months ago

Adam shows you how to use FeatureScript for Onshape, and possibly also how to be Mr. Handy Pants around the house. But mostly FeatureScript.


Onshape Linked Documents Do More Than You Think

4 months ago

Presented by When Onshape added linked documents a few weeks back, I don’t think I even looked out from my box of Cheetos. On second look, it might just be…