Maker Fabrication, Beyond the Basics

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

This is intended to widen and deepen a new maker's understanding of the tools and techniques of fabribation. The advanced class is a kickoff to an to a group project which the team will have a month to complete before presenting what they have done to the group. The class is free to all active MakeHaven members. 

1pm - Introductions and welcome
1:30 - Lecture: Getting Advanced with 3d Printing
2:00pm - Group Activity: Vacuum forming
2:30pm - Talk / Demo: Casting 
10 minute Break
3:00pm - Lecture: Laser Cutting, Beyond the Basics
3:30pm - Activity: Soldering Practice

4:00pm - Challenge Description and Group Brainstorming 
4:20pm - Team Formation and Group Brainstroming
4:45pm - Team shares plans / ideas

Following the class the team will have 1 month to build something that will be shared when the cohort reconvenes in one month.

 

Team Presentations: Are held the last Tuesday of the following month from 7pm - 8pm.

Prerequisites: Badged on laser cutter and 3d printer.

Class size 8.