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Tux-Lab Manufacturing Project
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Benjamin Franklin 1748

Oct 18, 2009
Originally the goal was to build a RepRap but after failing to find the plastic structural parts for RepRap the short term goal was shifted to building a RepStrap first, then a RepRap.

Haas SR-100 & TL-2
Sep 27, 2009
Addition of a Haas SR-100 CNC router and a Haas TL-2 CNC tool room.

Fall 2009
Aug 30, 2009
PMT 58 - Industrial Design for Plastic
covers the basic design and manufacturing methods for plastic products. Kind of like rapid prototyping with your hands. Methods covered includes polyurethane soft mold, plaster molding for vacuum forming, foam board prototyping an d more to come.
PMT 59 - Injection Molding
\r\ncovers the injection molding process that details the principles of injection molding, the mold parts, and operation. The first half of the class is most lectures that covers the fundamentals from raw material to the molding process. The second part is mostly lab build on Paulson multi-media training modules
WMT 185 - CNC Woodworking from the class syllabus "introduces students to AlphaCAM software. . .Topics includes software operations, preparing G-Code. . and use of CNC router."

Rails Scaffold
May 20, 2008
This website is being built using Ruby on Rails open-source web framework with a PostgreSQL open-source database in a GNU/Linux environment. References used besides web searches are, Agile Web Development with Rails, Rails Recipes, Advance Rails, Beginning Databases with PostgreSQL, and

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