The West Virginia Makes Festival 2020!
*Save the Date: Tuesday, October 27th!
RCBI's month-long celebration of Manufacturing will culminate in the 2020 Makes Festival Virtual Edition! on October 26th.
The lead-up to this year's Virtual Video-Submission-Based Festival will include a series of Maker Master Classes to help you hone your maker-skills, develop your ideas, and produce a competitive entry for cash and membership prizes for youth and engineering and development prizes for adults!
Learn More and VOTE...
Check out all the details, dates and times, how to participate, and VOTE for the People's Choice Award Winner...!
The Maker Vault @ RCBI Huntington!
In response to the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic and in keeping with federal and state guidelines, effective Thursday, March 19, the Maker Vault will no longer be open after 5 p.m.
RCBI’s Maker Vault provides the community with a space to experiment, develop, and learn through self-led projects and group workshops. Making high-end professional equipment and materials accessible for all, the Maker Vault extends RCBI’s support of innovation and entrepreneurship; and gives a retired bank vault new life as a repository of ideas and creativity.
With a Maker Vault membership, you receive access to our high-end, professional equipment as well as:
- Expert training and assistance for all equipment
- Access to Maker Vault classes and workshops
- Access to materials and supplies to build your creations
Memberships are $24 a month for adults and $14 for students, educators, veterans, and first-responders.
Equipment available in the RCBI Maker Vault:
- Makerbot Replicator 2's
- Makerbot Replicator 2X Expiramental
- INVENT3D Printer
- LulzBot TAZ 5
X-Carve tabletop CNC router
Buffalo Dental Tray-Vac Vacuum Forming System
GlowForge Laser Cutter/Etcher/Engraver
Silhouette Cameo Vinyl Cutter
Desktop & Laptop Computers
Planning, Assembly, & Workspace
Maker Vault Membership...
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Hours of Operation & Calendar for Maker Programs!
*Please consult this calendar for scheduled events, cancellations, & holiday hours. Every effort will be made to provide at least 1 week's notice of any changes to the schedule.