December 1, 2020
Facehugger mask on the maker

Facehugger Mask

Facehugger Mask By Patrick Marstall The Nova Lab’s Slack channel is a wonderful source for good information on what’s going on, how members can volunteer, or […]
December 1, 2020
Nearometer project

How Well Can You Judge 6 Feet?

How Well Can You Judge 6 Feet? By Nick Carter COVID19….. SOCIAL DISTANCING….. HOW WILL NOVA LABS OPEN SAFELY? This was on everyone’s minds in June, […]
November 30, 2020
Takacs glider bench finished on the porch

Glider Bench

Glider Bench by CJ Takacs Editors note: This project was completed at CJ’s home workshop. Pressure treated wood is not allowed on Nova Labs equipment. “Honey, […]
May 24, 2019
Original and replica of an emblem from the New York Central System

Restoring a Family Heirloom with Molds and Casting

Using the myriad of skills of Nova Labs members to help those in our community By Steve Fritzinger Nova Labs’ Plastics and Composites Steward A gentleman […]
April 27, 2019

What IS in that little box above the Front Door??

You may (or may not) have noticed a little box that appeared over the Nova Labs front door around April 1st. This is a first effort […]
April 10, 2019

Polygonia: Symmetrical Pattern Designer

Polygonia: Symmetrical Pattern Designer Provided by David Kaufman I have been working on a project to make it easy to create symmetrical patterns for laser cutting. […]
March 28, 2019

Be Sickeningly Good At Something

How To Use Every Tool In A Makerspace: An Introduction to Robot Wings I had an epiphany: I want to be good at something. I want […]
May 8, 2018

Help build a massive Rosie the Riveter sculpture, and learn about 3D printing

On Monday, May 7th, Nova Labs kicked off a two-part event to help www.WeTheBuilders.com print out a 6-foot-tall statue of Rosie the Riveter. Calling all woman […]
March 27, 2017

Marvo the Magnificent

Ed. Note: Blog post contributed by [Nick Carter], Maker, retired electrical engineer, who is active in the Robotics Meetup, DIYBio Meetup, Artificial Intelligence Meetup, and pitches […]