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Fix-It Friday is Back! October 18th 4pm – 6pm

The third Friday of the month is Fix-It Friday at Maker Works. In October, that’s Friday the 18th, from 4 pm to 6 pm. Bring in something that needs fixing, or bring yourself and help fix things. Things that need … Continue reading

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Go-Tech Meeting – May 14th 7pm

A reminder that the May GO-Tech meeting is Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 7pm at Maker-Works in Ann Arbor, MI. The meeting is free, and everyone is welcome! Pass this message along to folks who might be interested, including any young … Continue reading

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Ironworker Demo Video

Heres a tool demo video featuring our 45-ton Scotchman Ironworker.  This small-but-mighty machine can make quick work of steel in various shapes.  Give it a look.

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Laser Demo Video

Want to learn how to avoid shark-related injuries with our Epilog Laser Engraver? Check out our video demo! There is plenty of room in both of the two Laser Classes offered this week, so reserve your spot and get lasering!

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AnnArbor.com mentions Maker Works Open House

Special thanks to AnnArbor.com for mentioning the May 11th Maker Works open house. http://www.annarbor.com/entertainment/get-a-tour-of-the-high-tech-workspace-at-the-maker-works-open-house/

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“Cloud Bean” in the Making

Here are some photos of Maker Works member Michael Flynn building a giant mylar dome dubbed the “Cloud Bean”, inspired by the Cloud Gate in Millenium Park, Chicago, Illinois.

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