January 22, 2021
Billy Ray on the flight line at a grass airstrip.

The George Washington University’s Design, Build, Fly Team at Nova Labs

Early in January, Nova Labs hosted The George Washington University’s Design, Build, Fly team for a RC model aircraft build. While GW’s shops have been closed, […]
January 16, 2021

Nova Labs 2020 Year in Review

Editor's note: This newsletter was originally shared via email to our members, friends, and other subscribers. A PDF of the full newsletter can be found here […]
January 1, 2021

2020 Recap – Humanitarian Projects

In 2020, Nova Labs has accomplished the following for the DC Metro Area and beyond: Collaborated with George Washington University Hospital to design, test, and manufacture […]
December 16, 2020
Wood CNC emoji figure wearing a facemask, by Travis Good

COVID policy update for Nova Labs, Mid-December 2020

February 25, 2021 update January 22, 2021: Some of the information in this post is now out of date. Please review the most current Nova Labs […]
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, […]
November 29, 2020

COVID policy update for Nova Labs

Update December 14, 2020 Please see the most up-to-date Nova Labs COVID policy at https://www.nova-labs.org/coronavirus-response/ Original post: Even prior to the long Thanksgiving weekend, cases of […]
November 20, 2020
A screenshot of the Nova Labs events page/portal.

Events Portal – FAQ

In November of 2020, Meetup announced a change that prevented Nova Labs from collecting payments for events. This accelerated our plans to switch to a more […]