Entries by Jesse O'Brien

Sheet metal tools

A generous benefactor donated a combination shear/brake/roller to the Makerspace (all donations to the space are tax deductible, by the way). It’s capable of light-duty sheet metal cutting, bending, and rolling into curved shapes. We also acquired a larger sheet metal brake, which allows us to bend much heavier metals much more precisely. Both tools […]

Lego League Table

The Manchester Makerspace was happy to deliver a portable First Lego League practice table to the Mill Falls Charter School FLL Team. The table was designed and built by a group of members over a one-month period at the Manchester Makerspace. Important design considerations included portability, warp resistance, and tight tolerances for connection points and […]

Join us for our Hands-On “Flowerpot Workshop” on Saturday, May 20th

Want to give your planters a bit more pep? Or to make a unique gift for Mother’s Day? Join us for this fun afternoon workshop for all ages and learn multiple techniques for decorating terra cotta pots! In addition to a couple pots per person, a variety of materials will be provided. Participants are also welcomed to bring some of their own for a more personalized flair.

PineSec (Public CitySec Meetup)

Join us for PineSec: a public “CitySec” Information Security Meetup this Wednesday, May 3rd! PineSec is open to the public – an informal monthly event for people with an interest in Internet Security, Information Security, hacking, programming, radio, and related topics.