Year: 2013

Learn to use an Arduino

Ever wanted to automate a task but didn’t know how? The Arduino might be what you are looking for. It is a small computer that can do simple tasks like flash a LED up larger projects like run a 3D

Milestones Reached!

On Saturday we hooked up the computer and all the electronics for the CNC router.  We ran a quick motion test and it worked!  We still need to work out a mounting setup for the computer system, but it should

Got a computer!

We were able to come up with two computers for the CNC machine.  The plan for tomorrow is to continue working on the vacuum forming table and getting the CNC router to move.  Maybe we will have photos and video

Vacuum Forming Machine and CNC Router Progress

Looks like Ross has been working on the oven part of the vacuum forming machine.  I was able to piece together a computer for the CNC router.  I still need to find a PCI video card but I have one

Vacuum Forming Machine and CNC Router Status

Some of you may be wondering what is going on with the vacuum forming table and the CNC router.  For the past few Saturdays we’ve had a small team working on both.  The CNC router now has a table that


Hi! My name is Nathan and I’ll be helping Ross handle some of the online stuff for Oahu Makerspace. When I was a child, I was interested in all sorts of building toys: Lego, Erector, Lincoln Logs, Tinker Toys, etc.

Kawaii Kon 2013

This year, for Kawaii Kon, I made a few prop weapons and talked about their construction at a panel on the Friday of Kon. Since there was no projector available and it was recommended to me by Kon Staff, not

Hello world!

Hello World! Oahu Makerspace is now accepting members!