March 5, 2013

3D printing road show visits Chantilly Library

It was great to see the high level of interest when for the last public demonstration we did at the Reston Regional Library. After it was over, the […]
February 11, 2013

NOVARRG (3D-printing group) update

NOVARRG (Northern Virginia Reprap Group), the 3d-printing group hosted at Nova Labs, has been doing a lot of work recently.   Nova Labs is so much […]
November 5, 2012

3D Printing takes Reston Library by Storm!

There is magic in watching a 3D printer. It’s not like anything most have seen before. It’s making something from nothing and is a real mindblower […]
August 19, 2012

Tweaking your Printer

It happens with every 3D printer build group … people can’t leave good enough alone. And well they shouldn’t! Open hardware is all about tweaking, improving, […]
August 10, 2012

Build Group #3 Kit-building Party

Before there was a Nova Labs there existed an ache, a yearning in the hearts of several eventual-founders to build a 3D printer. Undertaking the effort […]
April 4, 2012

3D Printing: Making Magic

There are many wonderful things about makerspaces and one is the treasure trove of tools we have available to members. Individually we probably couldn’t have the […]
March 27, 2012

Prusa 3D Printer Build in Full Swing

Building a 3D printer is an amazing process. Not only do you learn a lot and make friends but you also end up with device that […]
March 22, 2012

Sparks fly at Nova Labs this week!

Nova Labs was bustling with activity this week. Members of the Northern Virginia RepRap Group (NOVARRG) were onsite to cut the rods needed for the Prusa […]