It’s finally spring and the new season is a great opportunity to get inspired and get moving on that great idea you’ve been contemplating all winter! And MIDAS is here to help!
If you’re in need of prototyping, 3D printing and fabrication, the variety of equipment at MIDAS is geared specifically to offer you state-of-the-art resources to create exactly what you need.
Maybe you’ve already got a start using our fabrication equipment and are wanting to take it to the next level? We’ve got you covered there, too! Advanced certification courses are also available.
Check out our April calendar of 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.
This isn’t all, of course! Be sure to review the full calendar of all upcoming workshops and courses here at MIDAS.
Shopbot CNC (Desktop & Alpha)
May 4th: 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
May 7th: 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.
Chicks in the Coop @ MIDAS – Creative Porch Sign Workshop
May 25th: Come on out to have some creative fun while learning some basics in sign fabrication.
MIDAS will be hosting Chicks in a Coop for a 4ft porch sign building class. The Cost is $50 per person, $55 if you want a different layout other than the three in the photo.
No artistic ability required… you will be amazed!
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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.