Halloween is a wonderful time for crafters, makers and DIYers, with plenty of inspiration around. What did you build this year? Here are my attempts 🙂
Our more recent tools like the new Trotec laser engraver and our 3D printing room tend to get an oversized share of the spotlight, so I was delighted when Bogdan kindly edited and shared his video of him practicing his plasma cutting, welding, and grinding that he gained at Protospace.
A lot of what we make at Protospace might seem a little, well, trivial. I mean, nobody needs a Basszooka, lights-and-sounds Tardis, or scale replica of HAL from 2001. That said, every once in a while someone creates something that is not just useful, but looks great and is kinda cool. Steve just did that. [Continue Reading]
Scott rescued a bell from a BC junkyard, and turned it into Protospace’s incredibly satisfying noisemaker!
Recently we had a lot of opportunities to demonstrate the laser engraver/cutter, and one issue came up repeatedly, and that was around the fact it produced “two dimensional” objects. Seems like a limitation, right? Wrong!