We’ve got a few more Makers for you to meet – here’s Erik Heidt, inventor of the Drummersleash – and also a drummer! We asked him to tell us something about his product, that he’ll be demoing at GulfCoastMakerCon. Erik’s short on words, but big on ideas and we imagine you’ll like his sound this weekend!
GCMC: What do you do?
EH: I am a Industrial product designer and drummer.
GCMC: Why do you do it?
EH: Cause I have a passion to design cool stuff.
GCMC: What’s unique about what you’ve made?
EH: There’s no other product like the drummersleash on the market.
GCMC: What do you love about it?
EH: It solves the problem for drummers dropped drumsticks.
GCMC: Why might others be interested?
EH: This is a problem most drummers face due to hot or cold weather
GCMC: What inspired you to create DrummersLeash?
EH: Drummers wrapping tape around fingers to solve the problem.
GCMC: What are you bringing to Gulf Coast MakerCon?
EH: Possibly an electric drum kit
GCMC: What do you hope to take from Gulf Coast MakerCon?
EH:Talking to other inventors and networking
GCMC: Why do you think an event like GCMC is important to the community?
EH: It inspires others to create things.
Come meet Erik, try out the Drummersleash – and get inspired!