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Makerspace Fall 2019

Final Project

For my final project, I made a real life Minecraft Redstone simulator. It includes lamps, redstone torches, and various redstone path blocks. When placed in

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Makerspace Fall 2019

Iteration Project

Planning I decided to iterate my pombot from last week. I had made a skiing robot that pushed itself along on fork ski poles: My

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Skiing Pom Bot

In class      This week we got to make little robots, which was very fun. We had class on Halloween, so I decided to

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Arduino Storyboard

In class This week we started working with Arduinos. I already have a bit of experience with them, so I had no trouble setting up

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Sewing Project

In class: The first week, I got to work with a sewing machine for the first time. Because of some difficulties with how it was

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Paper Circuits

Project 1: The first project was rather straightforward, but it was good practice at using the copper tape and making mitered corners.  I did have

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Robot Sticker

Since the prompt says to make something original, I was inspired to use the image of something I had a hand in building in the

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Laser Nametag

For my name tag, I wanted to do something fun and related to a fandom I like. After going through a couple of ideas, I

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Starting Monday, August 23

Fall Open Hours

Monday: 5-9PM
Tuesday: 10AM-1PM, 5-9PM
Wednesday: 5-9PM
Thursday: 10AM-1PM, 5-9PM
Sunday: 1-6PM

This fall we’re welcoming back all community and university members. Stop in and create with us!

Masks Required | Appointments Recommended

Epilog Laser: Limited use; 1/8" materials only.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

3D PRINTER (FDM)

Flashforge Finder

Print Material: PLA plastic

Max Print Dimensions: 5″ x 5″ x 5″

Slicing Software: FlashPrint

Preferred File Type: STL

Cost:

$2 | 13 grams or less
$0.15 per gram | over 13 grams

3D FDM PRINTS ARE PRICED BY WEIGHT (IN GRAMS)

3D PRINTER (FDM)

Creality Ender 3 Pro

Print Material: PLA plastic

Max Print Dimensions: 8″ x 8″ x 10″

Slicing Software: Cura

Preferred File Type: STL

Cost:

$2 | 13 grams or less
$0.15 per gram | over 13 grams

3D FDM PRINTS ARE PRICED BY WEIGHT (IN GRAMS)

LASER CUTTER / ENGRAVER

Universal X-600

Power and Type: 40 Watt, CO2

Max Bed Dimensions: 18″ x 32″

Max Cut thickness: 1/4″

File Creation Software: Inkscape, Adobe Illustrator, or other vector software

Preferred File Type: SVG to PDF

Laserable Materials: wood, acrylic,
See Additional Materials

Cost:

$7 | per 30 min appointment

3D PRINTER (LCD based SLA)

AnyCubic Photon

Print Material: UV Resin

Max Print Dimensions: 4.5″ x 2.5″ x 6″

Slicing Software: ChituBox

Preferred File Type: STL

Cost:

$5 | 20 mL or less
$0.25 per mL | over 20 mL

3D SLA PRINTS ARE PRICED BY VOLUME (IN ML). THESE PRINTS REQUIRE ADDITIONAL PROCESSING WITH CURING AND CLEANING.

ROTARY TOOL ATTACHMENT AVAILABLE

LASER CUTTER / ENGRAVER

Epilog

Power And Type: 60 Watt, CO2

Max Bed Dimensions: 12″ X 24″

Max Cut Thickness: 1/8″

File Creation Software: Inkscape, Adobe Illustrator, Or Other Vector Software

Preferred File Type: SVG To PDF

Laserable Materials: Wood, Acrylic,
See Additional Materials

Cost:

$7 | per 30 min appointment