July 24, 2012

Laser Training Begins!

While not long in actuality, laser training felt a long time in coming. Well, it’s arrived and the first group of students was trained last night. […]
July 17, 2012

Prototype your Electronic Product Idea

Over the course of this series of classes we’ll go from an idea to a prototype with an Arduino-based product idea. This is huge! We’ll design […]
June 23, 2012

Laser Training Development

So we’ve got a laser, absolutely everyone wants to use it, but we have no training. To protect both people and equipment we need to develop […]
May 1, 2012

Arduino Takes Off

Sometimes the right moment is just waiting to happen. For months there was background interest in micro controllers but never to the level that would support […]
April 28, 2012

Making: Soap

Our members have a huge variety of interests. More surprising still is how curious-to-learn our community is. Erica proposed a soap making class for a recent […]
April 17, 2012

Four Hours to Build a Chair

Last year I built a chair from a single piece of 2×4 wood, eight feet long. It was a one-page project detailed in MAKE magazine and […]