Robot Garden is a community workshop providing infrastructure so that people can engage in and collaborate on technology projects. Our workshop is located in the i-GATE co-working space in downtown Livermore and is available for entrepreneurs, hobbyists and families.
Courtesy of our partner i-GATE, we have workshop space in the heart of Livermore.
- A 60W laser cutter
- An Afinia 3D ABS printer for creating durable parts with moderate resolution
- A RostockMax 3D PLA printer for creating large parts
- A FormOne SLA resin printer for creating very detailed parts
- Computers with CAD and CAM software
- Soldering irons
- Power supplies
- Sewing machines
- Serger (Overlock machine)
- Ironing, forms, etc.
- AR.Drones for robotics classes and quad-rotor workshops
- Various others
Machine shop (currently suspended)
- Hand tools
- Table Saw
- Band Saws
- Scroll Saws
- Bench Sander
For the safety of everyone involved, using most of the equipment in the workshop requires you to complete a safety and basic usage (SBU) class first.
In need of some love
We have been lucky enough to receive some great donated tools but they are in need of some TLC to make them available to the community. If you’re interested in helping out please let us know or checkout the getting involved page for more information.
- CNC Mini-mill
Directions and Parking
Robot Garden is located in the i-GATE co-working facility in downtown Livermore at the corner of S Livermore Ave. and 2nd Street. There is some parking on Second Street and a public lot across the street at the corner of S Livermore Ave. and Third Street. There is very limited space behind Robot Garden for loading and unloading projects and materials. Ask a marshal if you need access.