How It's Made

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A series that shows how familiar objects used in everyday life are made.

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Mesmerizing Brownies
03:12 — As ingredients are added to a giant mixer, baked, and travel several conveyor belts, you can’t look away from the chocolatey goodness.
Silk Fiber Lamps
03:09 — See the incredibly detailed approach artisans take to craft strands of silk into colorful lamps
Nutcrackers
03:16 — This holiday classic is hand painted and carved using linden wood.
How Car Headlights Are Made
03:02 — Car headlights are created separately from the car, with durable plastic and reflective aluminum for maximum efficiency. Manufacturers can alter certa (more…)
Storage Sheds
03:17 — Storage sheds provide a home for things that don't belong or fit in the house. Here's how they are made!
Custom Orthotic Shoes
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…)
Pre-Cast Concrete Walls
03:09 — A mix of limestone gravel, minerals and additives are mixed into a slurry. After a test sample is hardened and tested, workers pour it into pre-made m (more…)
How It's Made Season 19
Visit the factory floor and learn the secrets of how everyday items such as time-delay locks, irrigation sprinklers, tweezers and much more are made.
Aquarium Fish
01:44 — Aquariums have been around for hundreds of years. The most common aquarium fish is the goldfish.
Chemical Tank Trailers
03:39 — The process of making a chemical tank trailer is serious business as they must be made completely secure to ensure public safety.
Crystal Chandeliers
03:06 — Watch as a massive, show-stopping chandelier is hand blown, molded, and pieced together by expert artisans.
Handcrafted Skis
03:09 — Watch as craftsmen shape wood into custom shapes and work to finish them off into shiny skis.
How Are Camera Tripods Made?
03:08 — This tripod factory is one where precise machine cuts are made in tubes, and workers hand piece them together with custom housings.
How Is Sake Made?
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.
How Are ATM's Made?
04:53 — Built both for security and keeping the electronic components safe from the elements, ATM machines are put through punishing tests.
Snowblowers
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.
Gingerbread Houses
03:08 — From the mixing of the dough, pressing of the house shapes and initial assembly, we go inside how Gingerbread Houses are made. Decorations are include (more…)
Statue Restoration
02:57 — A seasoned artisan painstakingly cleans then rebuilds damaged pieces of antique religious statues with hand mixed plasters.
Pre-Cast Concrete Walls
03:09 — A mix of limestone gravel, minerals and additives are mixed into a slurry. After a test sample is hardened and tested, workers pour it into pre-made m (more…)
How Is Champagne Made?
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…)
Whoopie Pies
04:52 — This Whoopee Pie factory has a variety of delicious ingredients that give these traditional treats their signature taste.
How It's Made Season 21
How It's Made returns with new spellbinding episodes showing how everything from blueberries, surge arresters, bassoon reeds and even composting toile (more…)
How It's Made Season 21
How It's Made returns with new spellbinding episodes showing how everything from blueberries, surge arresters, bassoon reeds and even composting toile (more…)
Roller Conveyors
05:10 — Even the most basic factory machinery needs to be made somewhere. These roller conveyors are created using lasers and band saws.
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