After a few sleepless nights and lots of his time at the Makerspace Skyler has his SeeMeCNC Rostock MAX v2 3D Printer Kit built and printing great on the first try! Thanks to the resources at the Makerspace he will be using this printer to do rapid prototyping his company Mechanical Solutions LLC…
Join us for a free class as Skyler Ogden provides an introduction to the basics of 3D modeling, free and paid software options, how to get started and how to design for 3D printing.
- Understand and navigate 3D environments.
- Use free and open source software to achieve amazingresults with no cost.
- 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!
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:
Remember, we’re open Saturday from 10:00 – 9:00 to the public! Come make stuff!
We’re now open 4 days a week! Click more to see our updated hours! …
What a great turn out, amazing coffee and a fantastic presentation! If you missed it here is the .pdf version…
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. […]…