Bucknell Resources

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User Agreement

Bucknell Makerspace Card Access Request

Equipment Tutorials

OctoPrint server1

OctoPrint server2

Laser cutter web interface

External Resources

Multisim/Ultiboard Arduino Templates – want to design your own Arduino shield?  Start here with templates containing all the connectors, pins, labeling, and proper spacing.

MakerCase – great website for designing basic, rectangular “box” cases.  Website lets you specify dimensions, joint type, and cutouts.  Will export a file for use with laser cutters.

Boxes.py – another excellent site for generating laser cutter files for many different types of boxes

Hubs Knowledge Base – excellent resource for 3D printing, from comparison between PLA/ABS, to what types of fasteners or joints to use with 3D printed parts.

GrabCAD – free modifiable 3D designs

Thingiverse – free STL files for 3D printing

RS- Serial communications explained

Fuses and how to read them

UART explanation

Metric screw sizes

UTS screw sizes

PCB Design Guide/Best Practices

Ultiboard Component Archive

PWM’ing RGB colors





Simone Giertz YouTube Channel




Lithium Batteries Guide

Prepping photos for the Glowforge

Create 3D printable maps

3D print photos (lithophane)

Common 3D printer problems and solutions

Altium tutorials (YouTube channel)

KiCad Templates

3D printing glossary (thanks, Lyndhurst Girls’ STEM club!)

GCode primer

GCode commands

The ultimate SMD marking codes database

Cutlist Optimizer


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