Just a brief overview of the many tools and facilities we have available for our members and provide training for. A more extensive list of what we have and how to use them can be found on our the Tools Register on our wiki. Please note some tools do have a small tool usage cost attached to them to assist with maintenance and some consumables.
We have two Laser Cutters named ‘Big Red’ and ‘Little Red’ able to cut through most woods and acrylic. (Note: Does not do metal )
Big Red Work Area: 1200mm×900mm
Little Red Work Area:500mm×300mm
Input Format: DXF
3 Axis CNC Router:
An in-house built 3-Axis CNC milling machine named Swarf-O-Mat capable of routing all woods, plastics and aluminum.
Work Area: 580mm x 440mm x 60mm
We have one FDM 3D printer, with some available filament but members are more than welcome to bring their own.
Printer Model: Davinci 1.0a by XYZ Printing
Printing Filament: 1.75mm diameter PLA or ABS
Print bed Area:200mm x 200mm x 200mm
Print Head: Single 0.4mm Nozzle
We have a decently stocked machine shop with housing heavy machinery such as band saws, grinders, metal lathe, drill press, tabletop sander, table saw and many more including our assortment of power and hand tools.
Equipped with soldering irons, digital and analog oscilloscopes, free to use components for members, PCB etching kit and power supplies and just to name a few.
Our Sponsors and Partners
We are proudly supported by LotteryWest grants that help us buy awesome equipment to do awesome things!
Thanks to FXpansion for helping us out monetarily, with publicity, and most of all with access to their truly brilliant software!
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