Charlotte Mini Maker Faire Weathers the Storm for New Audience

By Tim Babiasz, October 17th, 2016

 

On October 8, the 2016 Charlotte Mini Maker Faire was held at Discovery Place Science. From audience to venue, the event played a number of roles. Local makers who had previously attended the event and others like it saw another opportunity to exhibit the things they were creating. For newcomers, it showcased the …

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October 17th, 2016 | Category: Events, Handibot Smart Power Tool, Museums, ShopBot | ( 13 ) | Comments are closed

Using ShopBot CNC to make art: the work of Erwin Redl

By Michael Berliner, March 28th, 2015

CNC PALIMPSEST PRINTS (August 11, 2014)3 Monoprints, Hand-burnished on Fabriano Archival Paper with Oil Based Ink5 x 10 ft, 152 x 305 cm, Artist Studio, Bowling Green, OH ,USA

Quite often, artist Erwin Redl makes use of his ShopBot PRSAlpha 60″ x 120″ CNC tool to cut pieces of material such as plexiglas, soft …

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March 28th, 2015 | Tags: | Category: Design Thinking, Museums, PRSalpha, ShopBot, ShopBot User Stories | ( 67 ) | Leave a comment

Chicago’s Field Museum uses the ShopBot to put everything on display.

By Michael Berliner, July 15th, 2014

photo (c) 2014 The Field Museum, photo by Emily Krakoff

Look closely and you can see John Zehren in The Field Museum’s Production Shop, just behind the shop’s full size ShopBot PRSalpha CNC router. John is the Exhibitions Productions Shop Supervisor, and has been with The Field Museum in various capacities since 1997. In …

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July 15th, 2014 | Tags: , , , , , | Category: Digital Fabrication, Education, Museums, ShopBot User Stories | ( 67 ) | 2 comments

ShopBot helps The Eli Whitney Museum celebrate invention and design.

By Michael Berliner, January 8th, 2013
ShopBot helps The Eli Whitney Museum celebrate invention and design.

The Eli Whitney Museum and Workshop provides a wide array of unique and exciting learning workshops for children, teachers, and families. Every year, thousands of students construct projects that convey core principles of invention, design, physics, problem-solving and creativity — and the use of a ShopBot Tool has helped the Workshop immensely. …

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January 8th, 2013 | Tags: , , , , | Category: Education, Museums, ShopBot | ( 67 ) | Leave a comment

A ShopBotting Dinosaur Evolves

By Bill Young [Bill's Corner], June 15th, 2008

I’ve probably been making things with a ShopBot as long as anyone, except of course for Ted. I got one of the first tools…so early in ShopBot’s history that Ted came to my shop to help put my ShopBot together!… but by the end of the first week had already cut the parts for …

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June 15th, 2008 | Tags: , , | Category: Digital Fabrication, Fab Labs, Manufacturing, Museums, Product Prototyping, PRSalpha, ShopBot | ( 35 ) | Comments are closed

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