Maker Station is a Gym for Makers, a DIY makerspace to share Learning, Expertise, Tools, and Space. Let’s Make!

logo

“Is Your Repurposed Wood Pallet Toxic?” – Organic Authority

We ban Pallets for 2 main reasons: The safety of our Makers and Machines (nails) The possible toxicity and treatment / or not of the wood (see article below) Is Your Repurposed Wood Pallet Toxic? – Kirsten Hudson, 11 July 2012 We love repurposing projects. That’s why we were quite depressed to find out that

Hydro Dipping- an easy method to add graphics and patterns to your 3D printed object

Hydro Dipping: an easy method to add graphics and patterns to your 3D printed object. 3D printing technology is becoming progressively more accessible, and with it the demand for easy post-processing methods is also growing. Adafruit has recently published a useful how-to guide on Hydro Dipping, a simple but impressive technique that allows you to

Job Automation: Is AI Capable of Human Creativity? | Big Think

There’s One Quality That Makes Humans Creative. Can AI Learn It?Andrew McAfeeAcademic and Information Technology ExpertYou’re probably reading this from either a smartphone or a laptop. It’s no small secret that the device you’re looking at can create works of art… if you put your mind to it. But therein lies the point that Andrew

Vacuum forming & a material selection guide ?

Vacuum Forming Material Selection Guide This vacuum forming material selection guide is part of our free help with vacuum forming. It lists most common vacuum forming materials, their basic properties in standard grade, some advice on costs & typical uses for formings made from each material type. For more free help, view our process guide,

Laser cut living hinges for neater designs

stuartChilds November 29, 2016 16:41 Laser cut living hinges for neater designs Adding flexibility to sheet material with DesignSpark Mechanical A living hinge is a flexible joint made from the same material as the parts that it joins together. These are commonly found on disposable or low-cost injection moulded plastic parts, one example is the

Education STEM Apps | 3D Printing Systems South Africa

Thanks to the 3D printing revolution, there are now a myriad of different applications for creating 3D models. Gone are the days where one would require an engineering degree to create even a basic model. Today there are web applications, tablet and phone apps! We have selected some of the notable applications available that are

PrintDry Filament Dryer – Filament Dryer for 3D Printing

Most 3D printing filaments (ABS, PLA, PETG, PETT, PC and Nylon) are hygroscopic materials, which have a strong affinity for moisture. When being exposed, these filaments readily absorb moisture in the air. The migration of moisture into the filament occurs over time and will eventually slow and stop when the moisture content reaches a state

Perpetual Plastic Project

How does it work?The Perpetual Plastic Project is an interactive recycling installation for young and old where plastic waste is recycled on the spot into new products by 3D-printers. ppp_slide00_01.pngWe throw away most of our plastic after a single use, especially at festivals and events. Visitors get used to throwing plastics away and start to

Global Tech Communities

Global Tech Communities Global Tech Communities Events Communities  Events If you are keen to learn more about the cutting edge of technology and innovation, around the world attend one of the listed events. The list Source: Global Tech Communities

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!