Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Medway Library Maker Space Certification Sessions


If you would like to use the 3D printer,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be shown how to download an object and adjust the size,  the procedure for paying for the object & and how to print the object.

If you would like to use the Knitting Machine,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be shown which yarn to use,  how to set up the needle bed,  how to cast on the yarn, adjust tension and create several rows of stitches.   This will allow you to be able to explore the machine and try different knitting techniques on your own.


Please contact the library if you would like to be certified on the knitting Machine.   Leave your name and email and someone will contact you to schedule the certification session

If you would like to use the Soldering Iron,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be given an overview of the tools required to properly solder electronic components and wires.   You will be shown the proper safety procedures and how to solder and desolder a small electronic component.   


Please contact the library if you would like to be certified on the Soldering Iron.   Leave your name and email and someone will contact you to schedule the certification session

 If you would like to use the Sewing Machines,  you will need to complete the certification process.  You will be shown how to thread and operate the machines.   You will also be given a take home informational handout that you can refer to when you are in the room working on your future project.

To speed up the process, please fill out the Makerspace Waiver and Room Agreement forms prior to certification (parents or guardians must sign for minors).
Forms are available at the circulation desk.
 

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