All tools are free to use, though we do ask that you bring your own materials, with the exception of 3D printers and vinyl cutter. We have regularly scheduled tool training and workshops on our Hopkins Groups. You can also contact the Makerspace Manager (likard1) to schedule tool authentication to gain access.

3D Printing

We have 3 Lulzbot Mini V2, 2 Lulzbot Workhorses, and 1 Lulzbot Pro available to use. We provide up to 500g of a filament per JHED per semester for free. Surpassing this limit, guests are expected to provide their own filament.

Splicing Software: Cura Lulzbot

Vinyl Cutting

With our Roland GS-24 you can create all sorts of vinyl graphics and signs.

Software: CorelDraw X7 and Roland Cut Studio

Electrical Station

Our electronics station is packed with lots of tools to get your electrical projects up and running. The station includes a Mastech Power Supply, Instek 3030D DC Power Supply, Mastech Power Supply, Instek 3030D DC Power Supply , SDG2122X Siglent Function Generator, Two X-Tronic 3020 Soldering Stations, and a Techtronix 2014B Ocilliscope.

Laser Cutters

Our available laser cutters include the Universal Laser Systems VLS 2.30 (with rotary attachment), Universal Laser Systems VLS 4.60, and Universal Laser Systems VLS 6.60. 

“Becoming an Authorized Laser Operator” & “Proper Laser Cutter Operations” on under MyJH are required before you can begin in-person training at the Makerspace.

Software: Universal Control Panel, CorelDraw X7

CNC Shopbot

Our Shopbot PRS Alpha 48-48-8 4hp spindle is available for in-person training by appointment only. Please contact the Makerspace Manager to schedule a two-hour training to access this tool.

Software: Shopbot Control Software, V-Carve Pro

Wood Shop

Our wood shop is packed with stationary machinery and hand tools to help make your large-scale prototype a reality. The wood shop tool training is divided into five sections: Woodshop Training Track. All training for the wood shop must be scheduled with the Makerspace Manager.

Spray Booth

Safely finish or paint your project in our large format spray booth. This tool is available for walk-in training during open lab hours.