Electronic Cutter

Initial Griffin Sticker: Franda Multi layer from silhouette sticker library: Koala Multilayer griffin sticker: Panda on Bamboo

Makerspace Class 2015!

Students will be posting some of their projects and process from the 2015 Makerspace class on this blog. Stay tuned for more.

Fab Lab 2015 Open House

The Fab Lab held a jam-packed Open House on February 6th that brought people together from the university and community in this unique learning and inventing space. More than 200 visitors were greeted by a bustling laboratory where things were being made all around them. There were about a dozen interactive demos in the four […]

Winter Break Closings

Sun, 12/14/2014 – 16:46 — Geph We will be closed for Winter Break for several days!

Personalized Word Clock

Wed, 10/15/2014 – 07:53 — Robert McGrath Another cool idea from Instructables–arduino clock, with personalized messages. Great for a personalized present…. http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalised-Word-Clock/

Plans for 3D printed Quad copter

Sun, 10/12/2014 – 09:24 — Robert McGrath Possibly of interest, complete plans and instructions for ” 3D Printed Quadcopter with Arduino” from Instructables. It looks like this could be done pretty simply in the CUCFL.

Cool Project: ROBOPuppet

Sun, 10/05/2014 – 10:43 — Robert McGrath Possibly of interest:  very cool robot programming methodology–use 3D printer  plus arduino to make hand held model.  Teach the model, then push to the real robot. ROBOPuppet from Indiana U.  Really cool! http://youtu.be/mcF0FTIEiG0 See the web site and conference paper for details. Anna Eilering, Giulia Franchi and Kris […]

Instructables Project: Cool Desk Idea

Fri, 09/19/2014 – 08:31 — Robert McGrath A cool project from Instructables:  the Hanster Wheel Desk   If I had one of these, I’d want to collect data on activity (pretty easy), and use it in apps.  E.g., to track activity, reinforce positive behaviors, and meter on-line activities (e.g., walk a mile to earn 30 […]

3D Pen Constuct

Tue, 09/16/2014 – 08:47 — Robert McGrath From Hong Kong, a “lace” dress, constructed with a “3D Pen”. This has got to be the hard way to make a dress, and I’d be surprised if it was especially comfortable to wear.  (Soon, we’ll have the option to print much nicer materials, I’m sure.) http://youtu.be/6NZMDRxCWVs

September Orientation Series

Sun, 09/14/2014 – 22:31 — Geph We’re happy to announce the September 2014 Fab Lab Orientation series! Join us during general open hours from 6-7:30p for activities. Those that require take-home materials will be a $5 charge per participant. Sessions will be led by expert Fab Lab staff and the remainder of the evening will […]