The Foundry offers state of the art rapid prototyping tools, like our Makerbot 2x 3d Printer, and our benchtop 3 axis CNC machine. Using these advanced systems, it’s easy to take an idea from initial design to functional prototype in a matter of hours.
The Foundry offers industry-standard metalworking tools, such as lathes, mills, punches, shears, and bending breaks. We also offer the experience of several professional machinists as members, who can help you start making your ideas in metal.
The Foundry offers a woodshop for those who want to explore making fine heirlooms out of wood. Tools such as a CNC router, table saw, band saw, circular saws, hand tools, sanders, drill motors, etc will help you get working in wood, without an extensive home workshop.
The Foundry includes an extensive electronics lab, with soldering stations, a reflow oven, Oscilloscopes, and Signal analyzers on hand, as well as tools to design and build your own custom PCBs. Several members have extensive experience in custom electronics and microcontrollers. Their experience can help you to bring your creations to life.