We had a guest who built an ArtBot.

We had a guest who built an ArtBot.
We had a guest speaker at our last meeting. She made an Art Bot and came to tell us about how she used it in a science project. It draws lines as it dances on paper. She tried making it heavier to see if the extra weight changed the patterns it drew on the paper. ...

Me and Congressman Price

Me and Congressman Price
I went up to Washintin DC to meet congressman Price to talk about 3D printers with him. We talked about things like how long it took to print stuff, and  how long did it take to build. He lisend and asked a lot of questions. At the end my dad and I got a picture ...

Interview with John Heffernan

This past week i emailed John and asked him these questions: 1. What would you use a 3D printer for if you had one of your own? 2.What would you print? 3.What would you use the thing you printed for? Here are his answers: I love to garden and cook.  I would use the 3D ...

school science share

some of the kids in the club are going to present the project at our school science share

parts lists

parts lists
    here is one of our part lists!

interview with another maker

why did you want to join the 3d printer club? i just wanted to make my fridays more exciting if you had a 3d printer what would you make? i would make dragons what would you recommend to your friends? they should join a club like this if they can!        

An Interview with a Maker

Why did you join the 3D Printer Club? I thought if I was going to be a scientist when I grow up I better start as a child.   What is most fun about the club? It’s all really fun.   What is hardest? Probably finding all the materials.   Is anything different than you ...

Club Photographer

Club Photographer
Our club has a club photographer who takes photos during the club meetings and then gives them to the blog team which they can use—and other people in the club can use—to make blog posts. This also give us pictures of what’s going on in the club.  

Video from an Expert

I got this video from Josef Prusa, at a 3D printer conference in Indiana. Josef Prusa is the person who created the model of 3D printer we are building. I met him on the row in front of me. He’s a really nice guy. We talked about 3D printing mostly, and some prints that he ...

update for march 8, 2013 part 1: team updates

Team Updates Accounting:  still working on putting stuff in ledgers. We’ve been telling the build team what we can buy based on what we have  in the budget. Build team: In past meetings, they have gathered parts like nuts  and bolts. BOM team: Still working on sending email to ??? to get the ??, the ...