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3D Printing Comes to Easterseals of SEPA!

by Sandy Masayko

The AT Department has a new tool! We are delighted to have a loan of a 3D printer to create Assistive Technology. (A 3D printer can manufacture objects by laying layers of plastic filament until the object is formed.) Thanks to Andrew Askedall, Senior Director of Product Design at… 217 more words

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Makerbot Replicator Mini With Smart Extruder Plus

Makerbot Replicator Mini With Smart Extruder Plus
This Printer Works Great And Comes With The Smart Extruder V2 This Extruder Does Not Clog And It Performs Like A Champ. 21 more words


MakerBot Really Wants You To Like Them Again

For the last couple years, a MakerBot press release has generally signaled that more pink slips were going to be heading out to the already shell-shocked employees at their NYC factory. 1,482 more words


MakerBot attempts to embrace the open-source community with its new Labs platform

The topic of open source has been a touchy one for MakerBot over the past decade. The one-time 3D-printing darling was the subject of some serious smack talk among the maker community when it stopped disclosing machine design in 2012 — a departure from the company’s roots as in the open-source Rep-Rap community. 442 more words


Creating Lights in Tinkercad

Jelly Fish Light

Battery, LED and Tinkercad Glow Circuit

Disco Ball Inspired Light

My favorite part of a new school year is the chance to create new projects to excite my students. 200 more words

Problem Solving

Meaningful Making: e-NABLE Hand Challenge

This summer, in honor of building a better world, I decided to use my Teen Room’s 3D printer (purchased by our Library Friends group) to make an impact in the world by printing and assembling prosthetic hands for kids that need them. 667 more words


MakerBot, Chromebooks and More

There are lots of cool things going on in the Maker Movement this week, with STEM education expanding thanks to grants, competitions and…beer! Read on to find out more about the most exciting recent Maker news. 549 more words