3D Printed real human corneas to help cure blindness are here! Scientists at Newcastle University, in the United Kingdom, have 3D printed the world’s first real human corneas. Read about it here at the Educate Inspire Change website…. Go >
We now have a Makerspace sign up on our exterior wall. We also have a new Tv/monitor that will soon contain: videos, Makerspace information and Workshop dates and info.
It was a fun afternoon with 10 kids making the finger joint boxes. The kids input there own name on the computer, then we cut and etched the 1/8″ plywood on the laser. We also printed the handles on the 3D printers. The kids then glued their boxes together.
Mirreco, an Australian company are developing carbon-neutral hemp panels for homes. Fast growing Hemp, is an amazing plant that actually absorbs large amounts of carbon dioxide. Read all about it here at The New Daily >
New Makerspace Workshops just announced Join us for the for the following workshops in September. Open to everyone at Langara College! September Workshops: – Friday, September 20th, 2pm to 3pm – 3D Printer Workshop – Friday, September 27th, 2pm to 3pm – Laser Workshop – Monay, September 30th, 2:30pm to 3:30pm – 3D Printer Workshop […]
WORKSHOPSfor EVERYONE! No experience necessary SEPTEMBER To DECEMBER Makerspace will be having workshops on a demand basis this term. Contact Don to arrange a workshop. We require 5 persons or more to create a workshop. Workshop times are available most week days, between 9:00 & 12:30 and 1:30 to 4:30. Workshops are one hour. Workshops available: […]
Makerspace will be closed for holidays, August 15th to September 2nd. We will reopen Tuesday, September 3rd. See you in September
Here is a great website article about the different filaments and there characteristics and how to use them. Website link >
Join us this Friday or Monday for the Vinyl Cutter Workshop. Learn to create files for the Vinyl Cutter in Adobe Illustrator. We will demonstrate a decal for a car or window. We will also demonstrate how to make a print on a t-shirt. 10am to 11am Friday August 9th, and Monday August 12th. Sign […]
I have discovered a great website that creates the drawings for any box size you input. It creates a fully finger joint box for you. You can then finalize the files, including adding some engravings to your box, and then cut it on our Trotec laser*. You need to tweak the files a bit, but […]