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Makerspace Spring 2018

Final Project

Video Challenges I faced – I wish that I found more of this blue acrylic. I looked in several stores to find blue translucent, but

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Makerspace Spring 2018

Iteration Assignment

Ideation: For this week, I wanted to improve my sewing skills because while I had a lot of fun during sewing week, I saw my

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Arduino

In class, we used one servo to create movement to our Arduino bots. I wanted to make a cute teddy bear whose stomach rumbled. I

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Arduino Assignment

For the in class portion, we created LEDs blinking with the starter code provided in the Arduino libraries.  For the homework, I decided to create

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Sewing Project

First week’s drawstring bag and embroidery:  I loved how the drawstring space bag turned out!! The bee turned out great except for the white lining

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3D Printing

In class work: 3D scanning: These are my 4 sketches for each of the prompts. I used Tinker CAD to 3D model them very simply.

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Firefly circuit

I had a really hard time understanding the basic concepts of building a circuit in class, so I decided to keep my circuit as simple

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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

Both of our laser cutters are currently down. We apologize for the inconvenience.
We will be closed on Thursday in observation of Thanksgiving.

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