Below is a list of what is currently offered at the make717 Innovation Center:

3D Printing

3D printers:

Software: Simplify3D, Cura


  • 55" flat screen TV with AirPlay and Miracast
  • 4 Desktop Dell Precision T1700 Computers with 23" and 17" Flat Screen Monitors
  • 6 Dell Precision M6800 (i7-4800, 2.70GHZ) laptops
  • SpaceNavigator 3D Mouse for each desktop PC
  • Noise cancelling headphones
  • Apple iPAD Air tablet
  • Apple mac mini with 27" Monitor

CAD and Design

Software and Learning Resources

  • Free network and WiFi access
  • Windows 10 OS
  • Microsoft Office
  • Full maker library with books and magazines
  • VCarve Pro for Home (only print at make717)
  • Many Popular Open Source Design Applications like Inkscape, Gimp, . . .
  • CorelDraw X8

Electronic & Coding

  • Bench power supplies
  • LPKF CNC circuit board milling machine
  • HP mixed-mode digital storage oscilloscopes
  • Reflow oven
  • Manual Pick-and-Place SMD Tool
  • USB-based logic analyzers
  • Dangerous Prototype's Bus Pirate open source SPI and I2C debugger
  • Red pitaya open source-software measurement and control tool
  • Signal generators
  • Soldering stations
  • Arduino, Beagle Bone, Intel Galileo, Raspberry Pi, AVR STK500 microcontroller development boards
  • Parallax Inc. ActivityBot Robot Kit, Rovio Robot, and Rover 5 Robot Chassis
  • Many Popular Open Source PCB Design Applications

    CNC Cutting and Carving

    • Carvey - Inventables enclosed CNC machine with metal brake
    • VCarve Pro software that allows for client version install on member home computers

    Laser Cutting/Etching

    Machine Tool

    Soft Goods

    • Brother Homelock 1034D serger
    • Brother SE400 computerized sewing and embroidery machine


    • Craftsman Belt/Disk Sander 6" belt, 9" disk
    • 3 Harbor Freight 1"x30" sanders
    • Wen Oscillation belt and spindle sander
    • Harbor Freight Flexible shaft grinder/carver
    • Hitachi C12RSH compound sliding miter saw
    • Grizzly 14" band saw with 6" riser
    • Safety Speed Cut H5 panel saw*
    • RBI Hawk 20" precision scroll saw
    • 16" Craftsman scroll saw
    • Shop Fox downdraft sanding table*
    • Worx circular saw

    Other Resources

    • Silhouette Cameo Vinyl Cutter
    • Onyx90 wall mounted media cutter (glass, matte board, acrylics, etc.)
    • 2 Polishing stations with assorted 6" wheels
    • 6" grinder
    • Eastwood 30/60 scroll compressor
    • Corrosives and flammables cabinets
    • Orbital sander
    • Reciprocating saw
    • Compact router
    • Drill/Drivers
    • Impact Drivers
    • Multifunction tool
    • Circular saw

    • Side by side refrigerator (with water and ice*)
    • Microwave
    • Keurig beverage brewing system
    • Onsite project/tool storage in 13" square or 13" x 26" cubbys

    *Awaiting refurbishment and/or installation.

    (Last updated 9/11/2018)

    Primetime hours for maker members
    Mon - Thu: 5pm to 9pm
    Saturday: 10am to 9pm
    Sunday: 10am to 5pm

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    Mailing Address:  1653 Lititz Pike #1213, Lancaster, PA 17601
    Makerspace Address:  1151 Clark Street, Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717) 537-1067

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