If you’re looking to take your fabrication to the next level, want to learn something new or have a project in mind that requires the specialized equipment provided here at MIDAS, March is chock full of opportunity!
Here’s what’s upcoming for MIDAS courses and training… we’re sure there’s a course to fit exactly what you’re looking for as you consider your next diy/maker project.
Check out the full calendar of upcoming workshops and courses.
Ultimaker 2 3D Printer
March 2nd: The Ultimaker 2 3D printer is easy and reliable, designed for the best experience in 3D printing. Engineered to perform, this 3D digital printing workhorse is reliable, efficient, and user-friendly and particularly useful for artists, engineers, makers and innovators looking for fast, high quality prints in just about any size or material.
You can learn more and see a few recent projects HERE.
Shopbot CNC (Desktop & Alpha)
Training on BOTH the Desktop and Alpha Shopbot CNC included. The ShopBot Desktop has a bed size of 24″ x 18″ and a 1HP motor. This ShopBot Alpha is a full-size CNC with a 48″x96″ table with a 4HP motor. Both machines are run by the same programming software and have full capability to mill 2d and 3d prototypes.
With enough production capability for a three-shift factory, ShopBot PRSalpha tools are tough and sophisticated, gantry-based CNC routers using advanced technology for CNC cutting, drilling, carving and machining. Tooling and use make this pair of CNCs perfect for soft-material CNC cutting at any size.
Tormach Metal CNC Mill
March 12th: The ultimate in 3-axis metal CNC technology. Designed for aluminum, light metals and composite plastics – this machine packs horsepower. This machine is not for beginners – only experienced CNC operators can be certified, but anyone can take the course.
Roland GS-24 Vinyl Cutter
March 16th: If you’re looking to make signage, designs etc, with vinyl. This equipment is precision and efficiency to the max. … Cut vehicle graphics, signs and decals, decorated apparel and specialty graphics with the fast and intelligent cutting capabilities of the GS-24.
Find out exactly what this vinyl cutter can do, capacity and the basic rules of operations.
Trotec 120 Watt Laser Cutter
March 19th: The Speedy is the ideal laser engraving machine – no matter if you are starting your own business or want to speed up current production, laser engraving wood, plastic, acrylic, fabrics and many other materials has never been more efficient. This CO2 laser engraver has the highest quality components which ensures minimal maintenance requirements.
Roland MonoFab SRM-20 Mini Milling Machine
March 26th: The SRM-20 offers compact size and powerful functionality for production ready, realistic parts and prototypes. A wide range of materials, including modeling wax, chemical wood, foam, acrylic, poly acetate, ABS and PCB’s can be precision milled with this machine at MIDAS.
Creaform 700 3D Handyscan Scanner
March 30th: The Handyscan is AMAZING but don’t take our word for it. Come and see for yourself! This session will demonstrate the handyscan on a number of objects: how to place tags, basic scanning, set up of a receiving software and review of captured online files. (CAD and others on demand). This course DOES NOT cover the manipulation of captured images or printing but is intended to allow members to scan and understand the potential of this device. Recommended for engineers, architects, manufacturers, machinists, makers ad hobbyists alike.
Not what you’re looking for? Take a look at our full calendar of upcoming workshops and courses.