Open House Party Saturday

Our open house party is tomorrow from 11:00AM to 4:00PM at 687 McKinley St. Suite #2 in Eugene.  We will have projects to show and tell, soldering kits for people to learn soldering, food, and more!  If you’ve been looking for an excuse to finally come check out Eugene Maker Space to see what we…

Welding Booth!

Recently some EMS members have been learning to weld. Unfortunately, the shop hasn’t been very welder-friendly. We have the one welder but we really didn’t have a good place to weld. The only place we are able to plug in the welder is in the far back corner of the shop, and the only surfaces we…

Star Wars Uncut Entry

A few EMS members have been working on entries for the Star Wars Uncut: The Empire Strikes Back project.  This is a project where the entire “Empire Strikes Back” movie is split into many 15 second chunks.  Anyone is welcome to sign up for one of the 15 second pieces.  That person’s job is to…

What’s happening at EMS?

What’s been happening at EMS lately?  Lots of stuff!  First off, I (Rick) have been working on a relay box for Halloween.  The ideas is to be able to control 120V circuits with just an Arduino. Bob is still working hard on his DIY laser cutter.  It’s been coming along great so far! Weston continued…

Membership Drive

EMS will be having a membership drive on Saturday, November 3 from 11:00AM to 4:00PM.  We hope to make this event similar to our grand opening from last March.  We intend to have food, drink, fun projects, and activities for people to do.  Please mark your calendars and spread the word!  We want to try…

SPICE! Science Open House

The Science Program to Inspire Creativity and Excellence (SPICE) held it’s second annual Science Open House event at the University of Oregon last Wednesday.  Eugene Maker Space member Mark set EMS up with a table at the event so we could represent our group in the community. Mark brought in his 3d printer and Rick…