Marshal’s Guide to Open Access

Opening RobotGarden for Open Access Saturday Hours to be open: 11am-3pm Before 11am If you’re marshalling, you probably want to get there a little before 11am.  Things to do: Turn on the lights – switches are available by all the doors (front, back and doorway to the basement).  It looks like there are 4 buttons, ...

Space Reset

Space Reset
Robot Garden is a community workshop in every sense. Each of us is responsible for keeping the space available for all of us to use. Our relationship with i-GATE also requires us to keep the space up to a professional appearance during the week. Cleanup after yourself We want you to use the space, just ...

Programming Robots Study Group – Pi Images 1

Raspberry Pi Images We are making available Raspberry Pi images for the B, B+ and Pi2. The following documents how to create an image for yourself. While tested, you use this image and directions at your own risk. No warranty is expressed or implied. Prerequisites You must have a Raspberry Pi B or B+ or ...

Programming Robots Study Group – Lab 2 1

Preparation You’ll want to solder the pins on the Teensy long edges. Each side will use 12 pins. Be careful to keep the pin insulation flush against the bottom of the board for the best fit. You may want to insert the pins into a solderless breadboard to hold the pin-strips in place. You will ...

3D Printer – LulzBot

LulzBot Lulz is experimenting with a lot of different materials.  Outcome varies with material and expertize. For example, PVA can start to deteriorate even with mild humidity due to its water solubility. The materials they appear to support: ABS PLA PVA Conductive ABS (ABS that can conduct electricity) High Impact Polystyrene (HIPS) NinjaFlex and Semiflex ...

Marshals’ Wiki

Marshals' Wiki
This page is a work in progress at the moment.  Some items need to be filled in or added. Please help create this wiki. Marshal’s Guide to Open Access First One In Light switches are available by all the doors (front, back and doorway to the basement).  It looks like there are 4 buttons, but ...

3D Printer – Rostock Max

Introduction One of our 3D printers at Robot Garden is a Rostock MAX v1 by SeeMeCNC. Details can be found on SeeMeCNC’s web site. Rostock MAX 3D Printer Kit Why did we chose a Rostock MAX? Some of our desired requirements were: Large Build volume:              >250 x 250 x 250 mm     (10 x ...

3D printer Rules of Use

General printer rules: Be excellent to each other: On the 3D printer this means taking the best care of the machine you know how and if you are unsure of how to do something properly, ask. Please try to coordinate with other users so everyone has access to the printer, if you have a long ...