Here are some upcoming classes we have planned in the next few weeks! Metal Sculpture Art w/Welding On Saturday February 16th @ 1:00pm, Lorrie will teach a Metal Sculpture Art class. For those who have taken a previous welding class
6 foot needle made from an 8 ft Fir 4×4. Two lathes were connected to produce the piece. The needle is for an installation art piece I’m creating to go along with a giant spool of thread. Thanks to Ben, Scott,
I refinished this old antique trunk for my friends mom. The trunk belonged to my friend’s father before he passed away. It’s believed to be at least 75 years old. I managed to do a full restoration under $20 and
On Friday January 4th, MakerSpace Charlotte held our monthly “First Friday” open house. A number of activities were held including cookie decorating, non-Newtonian fluid demonstrations, battlebots, laser photo etching, and more.
On December 20th and 27th, MakerSpace Charlotte held a two-part soldering class to build a Line-Following Robot. After a primer on the most common types of components found on a printed circuit board, principles of effective soldering were taught with
The results and videos from the Wreck the Halls robotics competition have now been posted at the Carolina Combat Robots website and Chuck’s YouTube channel.
The Charlotte MakerSpace brought in teams from all over the Carolinas and beyond to compete in Wreck the Halls 2018. These 3D printed antbots crashed and smashed their way to victory. Chuck and his wife Michelle led the teams through
Students that are in the 3rd grade all the way to college, if you wish you could have experts in all areas of engineering including: metalworking, electronics and woodworking at your fingertips, MakerSpace Charlotte has your dream team! We will
We want to thank all the members who helped put together an amazing and successful 2018 Member Appreciation Brunch and all the members who braved the cold to come out and join in the fun. We all ate an amazing Brunch
On December 15, 2018, Carolina Combat Robots will present Wreck The Halls at Makerspace Charlotte. Have you ever watched battle bots? This is a 3D printed battle bot, AKA a Plastic Ant Combat Competition. It will be a low key event with