For all badged patrons

Sewing machines

Documentation: Sewing Machine Self Training
6 Singer Tradition sewing machines, cutting mats, fabric rulers, rotary cutter, fabric scissors, iron, ironing board


Documentation: Serger Self Training
1 Brother 1034D serger

Silhouette Cameo

Documentation: Silhouette Cameo Self Training
Electronic cutting machine for cutting vinyl, fabric, and paper up to 12” wide and 10′ long.

Button maker

Documentation: Button Maker Self Training
Tecre 125 fixed-die button maker and circle cutter. Makes 1.25″ buttons.

Power tools

Power drill, drill bits, screwdriver bits, jigsaw and an assortment of blades for metal and wood

Soldering kit & electronics tools

Soldering iron, third hand, brass sponge, solder, flush cutter, wire stripper, heat gun, work surface, digital oscilloscope, wire cutters/strippers, multimeter


Fujitsu ScanSnap ix500 sheet-fed scanner for rapidly scanning snapshots
Documentation: Snapshot Scanner Self-Training
Epson Perfection V600 Photo flatbed scanner for scanning large items, photo negatives, and oversized slides
Documentation: V600 User’s Guide

Maker computer (iMac)

27″ iMac with Fusion 360, Lulzbot Cura, Silhouette Studio, Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, inDesign, Acrobat, Lightroom), Epson scanner driver, Fujitsu scanner driver

Laser computer (Windows 10 PC )

Dell mini-PC with Epilog laser driver, Solidworks Education edition, Fusion 360, Lulzbot Cura, Silhouette Studio, Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, inDesign, Acrobat, Lightroom), Epson scanner driver, Fujitsu scanner driver

Software tutorials: Beginner Fusion 360, Intermediate Fusion 360

Other tools

Sawhorses with workbench top, hammer, rubber mallet, assorted pliers and cutters, tin snips, t-handle hex drivers (metric/standard), allen wrenches (metric/standard/torx), coping saw, miter box and saw, 72” straight edge/level, 48” straight edge/ruler, 18” straight edge/ruler, assorted screwdrivers, assorted miniature screwdrivers, wood rasps, assorted tweezers, 50’ extension cord, 15’ cord/power strip, 30’ measuring tape, flexible measuring tape, scissors, paintbrushes, glue gun and glue sticks, first aid kit, safety glasses, ShopVac, shop rags, spray cleaner, canvas dropcloth, broom and dustpan, kraft paper roll, table covers, stepstool

Available after training

Laser Cutter

Documentation: Laser Cutter Training, Never Cut These Materials, Laser System Manual
Epilog Mini 30W 12” x 18” laser engraver
Computer with laser driver and Adobe Creative Cloud

Laser additional tutorials: Laser Cut Bowls, Laser Engraved Coasters (cork coaster template)

3D Printers

Documentation: 3D Printer Training, Quick Guide to Changing Filaments, Safety Card
Lulzbot TAZ 6 3D printer, 12” x 12” x 12.6” build area
Lulzbot Mini 3D printer, 6” x 6” x 6” build area
Rolling cart with computer and monitor

3D Printer additional tutorials: Making 3D Printed Jewelry

Slide Digitizer

Documentation: Slide Digitizer Training
SlideSnap X1 slide digitizer, compatible with 2” x 2” photographic slides
Rolling cart with computer and monitor, electric dust blower for dusting slide carousels, autocropping software for slides, slide stacker and spare slide carousels for loose slides

Supplies for sale

Small quantities of supplies are available for sale at the Computer Commons desk on the second floor.

  • 25-packs of button components
  • 5 meter lengths of 3D printer filament
  • Laserable wood and acrylic plastic for the laser cutter
  • Adhesive-backed and heat-transfer vinyl for the Cameo
  • USB sticks for your digitized files