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Featured cool stuff AKA ‘Show & Tell’

[Fall 2016] BUILD Series 3D: RepRap Printers

What is the BUILD Series 3D? If you’re interested in building a 3D printer, you’ve come to the right place. The LONG BEACH MAKER SOCIETY will help guide participants through the process of building their very own printers from the beginning of soldering to the end of calibration. The BUILD Series will consist of 4 build […]

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[SPRING 2016] BUILD Series 3D: RepRap Printers

What is the BUILD Series 3D? If you’re interested in building a 3D printer, you’ve come to the right place. The LONG BEACH MAKER SOCIETY will help guide participants through the process of building their very own printers from the beginning of soldering to the end of calibration. The BUILD Series will consist of 4-6 build […]

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[SPRING 2016] BUILD Series 101: MAKERPad

What is the MAKERPad? MAKERPad is intended to introduce members to soldering, electronics, software, and making. It is a kit that will require all of those skills. We provide the materials and the expertise to help you make it! This year we are taking the idea behind how the TIG Shield worked and mixing it in with […]

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Good news, everyone!

MAKER Updates #2

MAKER Series The second making activity is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 24that5pm in ECS 304. We have to keep it under wraps for now. Rule #1: You DO NOT talk about it. The goal of the first MAKER Series was to introduce each of you to a new skill and show you another use for […]

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LBMS Beach Bonfire

General Meeting #5 Recap

Here are the slides from our general meeting #5.

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General Meeting #2 Recap

Here are the slides from last Tuesday’s meeting. Check out the photos from World Maker Faire in NYC.

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LBMS at 2014 World Maker Faire in New York

Check out these photos from the 2014 World Maker Faire! It was a fun, awesome time filled with very informative booths, workshops, and presentations.

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NYC World Maker Faire

LBMS Heads to New York

We’re heading to NYC for the World Maker Faire New York. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Google+ and here to get all the latest inventions, innovations, and DIY projects from the maker community. http://instagram.com/makersociety http://twitter.com/makersociety http://facebook.com/maker.society Ian, Matt, and Fred will be sharing their trip as well: http://instagram.com/inventor_ian http://instagram.com/brik182  

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Meeting Schedule for Fall 2014 Semester

Our next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 23rd at 5pm in VEC 524. It will be followed by a mixer at The Nugget Grill & Pub. If you are planning to build a 3D printer, you don’t want to miss it! Here is the schedule for the rest of the meeting:

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[F14] First Meeting Presentation

Thanks everyone for coming out! We’ve had our biggest turn out yet. We can’t wait to start making things with all of you. Presentation Slides Here are the presentation slides from our very first meeting. Every slide has a description underneath them with things I mentioned (not verbatim).

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Picture!

Welcome to the New Fall Semester

As we move into our third year in existence as a student organization, I intend to continue the positive momentum that carried us from our humble but rough beginnings to where we are today. Our organization has only skimmed the surface: we have great potential and it will require every one of you to achieve […]

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World Maker Faire New York

World Maker Faire in NYC

The World Maker Faire held in New York City is just a month away… join us! The event will be held at the New York Hall of Science on September 20-21 (10am-7pm). It’s a festival that is part science fair, part county faire, and something new. It’s a chance for makers to show off what […]

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