Whether you’re new to the Maker Movement or an old hand, MIDAS is here to bring your new innovation or that great idea you’ve been nurturing off the ground!
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 November calendar of courses and training… From 3D printing to CNC machining to laser printing and more, 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.
Trotec 120 Watt Laser Cutter
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 ensure minimal maintenance requirements.
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.
3D Design & Printing with TinkerCad
This course will give starting tools and tips in 3D Design with TinkerCad from Autodesk, a powerful but intuitive to learn design program. Also, how to 3D Print these designs is instructed in this dual class!
MarkForged 3D Printer
This is a certification course.
The Mark Two is an industrial strength 3D printer here at the MIDAS Lab and using continuous fiber inlays together with high-performance nylons, it creates parts that can compete with metal!
You can learn more about the Markforged HERE.
Tormach Metal CNC Mill
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.
Not what you’re looking for? Take a look at our full calendar of upcoming workshops and courses.