Join us for a free class as Skyler Ogden provides an introduction to the basics of 3D Skyler-Ogdenmodeling, free and paid software options, how to get started and how to design for 3D printing.

  1. Understand and navigate 3D environments.
  2. Use free and open source software to achieve amazingresults with no cost.
  3. Design for 3D printing.

>>>> Bring your own computer and follow along! <<<<

The class is free, sign up here: http://www.meetup.com/Grand-Junction-MakerSpace/events/202352452/

 

We got our RUMBA board in yesterday and Kai has been hard at work all day wiring it up! I pushed some Marlin firmware to it and we have movement!

Pictures from today’s features project

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Been AWOL with the featured projects lately but we’re going to be getting a whole lot better about them!

This Saturday, August 2nd, Nicholas Tinney will be doing a short presentation at 2:00pm on how he was able to make a 3D scan of his neighbors face using only his smart phone! We’re releasing a whole host of events for August so keep your eyes open!

Everyone is invited and Refreshments will be provided by Octopus Coffee:
https://www.facebook.com/OctopusCoffee.net
Remember, we’re open Saturday from 10:00 – 9:00 to the public! Come make stuff!

 

Recap from Saturday’s feature project with explosive’s engineer Chris Williams

What a great turn out, amazing coffee and a fantastic presentation! If you missed it here is the .pdf version…

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6/21/14 Feature Project – Chris Williams, Physics/Explosives engineer.

This weeks feature project is Chris William’s RC retrofitted to be controlled with a Pocket PC and a PSP. Like always the presentation will be at 2:00 and last 20 minutes with 10 minutes for questions. Refreshments will be provided by Octopus Coffee, thanks Alexis! Like their facebook page and stop by and pick up some amazing coffee (2678 US 50). Pop over to our sponsored page for more information!                   Chris Williams Energetics Engineering Group Lead at Capco Incorporated FIRST Team 4944 Engineering Mentor   When he’s not building robots with the brightest and hardest working kids in Grand Junction, Chris oversees the Energetics Research and Development program at Capco, developing novel pyrotechnic devices and compositions for DoD applications. […]…

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BAM! First ever feature project: Joshua Siler and his new Rostock V2

We’re officially kicking off our weekly feature projects at 2:00 this Saturday. Josh Slier built a Rostock V2 from a SeeMeCNC kit . He’s going to show off and we’re all going to drool. Feature projects are a regular thing now. Let me know if your interested in being featured next Saturday! Leave a comment below or shoot me an email: CupricReki@gmail.com    …

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