How to create a Cardboard Rover!

This post is written by Bryan So, the winner of the February MakerSpace Mini Grant. If your interested in creating something yourself and need a little funding click here to apply! The goal of this project was to create a rover with a majority of the materials being cardboard and 3D printed parts. The rover incorporates a rocker bogie system, similar to the mars rover, that helps keep the body stable when overcoming obstacles. The materials required…

How to make a skateboard from scratch!

This post is written by Santiago Gonzales, the winner of the November MakerSpace Mini Grant. I have designed and created a 3D printed skateboard mold that would enable multiple skateboard decks to be built for a fraction of a single skateboard deck cost! The idea came about after I started skateboarding for the first time in my life to cut down my commute time to school from my apartment. I really enjoyed skateboarding, and being…

How to create a HDPE Truss

I have created a HDPE Truss by milling parts of the truss and combing them with bolts and nuts. I would like to share my experience with everyone so that if you are interested you can try it out yourself! Now the first thing that pops in your head when you hear a HDPE truss is, what is it ? A truss is basically an arrangement or framework of 3 or more bars which support…
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