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Monoprinting

History of the Gelli Plate It turns out that the gel plate is not a new invention. The hectograph, gelatin... View Article

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How to Use an Auburn Instruments PID Controller

Terminology To Fire the Kiln Display When running, the top number is the measured temperature (in Fahrenheit), and the bottom... View Article

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Basic Pottery and Ceramic Kiln Firing

Vocabulary What is happening to the clay during a Bisque Fire? What is happening to the clay during a Glaze... View Article

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Notes on TIG Welding Aluminium

General Notes Welder Settings Welding Process Notes

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A List of Inspirational Maker YouTube Channels

Amazing Makers 3D Printing Art and Fabrication Ceramics & Pottery Woodworking and Carpentry Blacksmithing Foundry and Casting Machining Repair and... View Article

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ESP32 – WROOM Pinout Diagram

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Getting Started with the ESP32

What are Microcontrollers? A “normal” computer (a laptop or desktop computer) typically runs an operating system (typically Windows, Mac OS,... View Article

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Wire Size and Amp Rating

Ampacity is the maximum current that a conductor can carry continuously under the conditions of use without exceeding its temperature... View Article

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Electrical Safety Basics

Like many things in the world, our bodies are significantly affected by electricity. Our muscles are stimulated by electrical currents... View Article

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Free Photo Editing Software

Free Photo Editing Software Here’s a great list of free photo editing software. These are useful for graphic design, laser... View Article

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Laser Cutting & 3D Printing Resources

Inspiration & Plans How to Laser Engrave a Photo Exporting an AI drawing to laser Engrave

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Woodshop Resources

Great how-to posts and video resources from Jonathan Katz-Moses Specifications on various wood species The Wood Database Complete Manual of... View Article

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Intermediate Welding

Topics cover in class What is MIG Welding (GMAW)? MIG= Metal Inert Gas, GMAW= Gas Metal Arc Welding MIG welding,... View Article

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The Lifecycle of Crafting a Piece of Pottery

1. Selecting the Clay The first step in pottery making is choosing the right type of clay. Clays vary in... View Article

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Basic Operation of MIG Welder

To set up the machine The machine is now ready to operate. Basic Operation To shut down the machine Clean... View Article

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Laser Badge Resources

These are some resources to help get you going after taking the laser badge https://cartonus.com/ https://www.thingiverse.com/ makercase.com Remember to test... View Article

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How to Read a Tape Measure

Even if math was not your strongest subject in school, you may be comforted to learn that this has little... View Article

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A Beginner’s Guide to 2D Drafting for CNC Machining

2D drafting for CNC machining is a crucial skill for anyone in the manufacturing, engineering, or hobbyist space. This guide... View Article

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Where do I get materials!?

Woodworking Metalworking Blacksmithing Casting and Mold Making 3D Printing Laser Cutting CNC Machining Hardware Fibers and Fabrics Ceramics (we only... View Article

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Sand Casting Vocabulary

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3D Printing Resources

3D Models Troubleshooting 3d printing channels with a little bit of everything

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2D and 3D Drafting Programs

2D Drafting programs come in a wide variety of software packages and prices. Some are free; some are paid. Some... View Article

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