HOW IT'S MADE returns for another season of exploring how many of the everyday objects or products we seldom stop to think about are made. This season (more…)
04:22 — Usually, we are captivated by the machines mixing, cutting and baking items such as these hand held pizzas. However, ingredients are the star in this (more…)
Visit the factory floor and learn the secrets of how everyday items such as apple cider, fishing line, kerosene lamp burners and much more are made.
05:10 — Even the most basic factory machinery needs to be made somewhere. These roller conveyors are created using lasers and band saws.
02:21 — Aquarium windows not only need to be see through, but also able to withstand the pressure of many gallons of water. See how the lab forms the acrylic (more…)
02:37 — Take a look inside the process of making footballs for the NFL!
03:40 — The surprising thing about 3D printers is that 3D printers are used to make most of the parts. Find out about these self-replicating devices.
03:02 — Car headlights are created separately from the car, with durable plastic and reflective aluminum for maximum efficiency. Manufacturers can alter certa (more…)
03:03 — To preserve beautiful works of art deteriorated by time, they often have to be disassembled to be fully restored. The old windows are recorded as a gu (more…)
03:21 — These special custom orthotics are not only made to look good, but have interchangable inserts for different types of support. Craftsmen use various t (more…)
04:53 — Hollow wooden surfboards are making a comeback. These artisanal boards are made from carefully chosen, eco-friendly wood cut into many different parts (more…)
02:46 — Multiple augers are the key component for this wintertime essential. See how all the pieces come together to make an arduous chore a motorized breeze.
04:46 — Candy canes are delicious holiday treats that comes in all shapes and sizes. See the carefully choreographed production process in this How It's Made (more…)
04:25 — Incredible attention to detail is the hallmark of making champagne. From cutting the proper grapes, to fermentation and turning the bottles, nothing i (more…)
03:06 — Watch as a massive, show-stopping chandelier is hand blown, molded, and pieced together by expert artisans.
03:14 — See sake made the traditional way as workers hand manipulate the rice and fermentation. A traditional press is used to extract the sake.
Take a look inside the makings of chocolate coins, wax figures, pipe cleaners, siren systems, motorcycle jackets, paddle boats, latex swords, gemstone (more…)
From hot dogs to hot air balloons, find out how many of the objects we use become the things they are. Watch as "How It's Made" reveals the methods an (more…)
Season 23, Episode 12
- Premiered: October 11, 2004
- Rating: None
- Premise: A series that shows how familiar objects used in everyday life are made.
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