At M4Reactor, we offer a wide variety of tools and technologies to assist our members with their mission to fabricate unique and innovative creations! The following is a nearly complete list of all we have to offer in our shop. If we're missing a tool you'd love to see in a shop, let us know! This is a makerspace for the community and we welcome any and all feedback.
Note: Some tools are not available to new members until safety training classes have been completed.
Here are lists of the tools we have in the wood shop. All tools are available for use as long as there are no classes at the same time. General safety classes are offered for those who wish to work in the wood shop, and some equipment requires both safety and usage classes before you can use them.
- Small Band Saw
- Large Band Saw
- Metal Miter Saw
- Router Table
- X-carve CNC Machine*
- Table Jigsaw
- Scroll Saw
- 2 Drill Press'
- Table Saw
- Sliding Compound Miter Saw
- Small Compound Miter Saw
- Belt/Disc Sander
Powered Hand Tools
- Electric Circular Saw
- Electric Sabre Saw
- Electric Jigsaw
- Battery Powered Circular Saw
- Battery Powered Drills
- Angle Grinder
- Electric Belt Sander
- Electric Orbital Sander
- Electric Multi-tool
- Electric Foam Cutting Machine
- Plus a variety of other hand tools!
*Requires safety and usage class before you are permitted to use this equipment.
In our Desktop Fabrication area, we offer a wide range of 3D printers to suit the individual needs of our members. 3D Printing is a process that creates a physical object from a digital design.
We stock a wide variety of colors of both PLA and ABS filament, and we typically use Cura to slice our models. You can download Cura free from the Ultimaker site.
We currently have more than 6 printers available for all your great ideas, big and small.
- Malyan M150 & 2 Monoprice Maker Select V2 Printers
- PRUSA MK2S with 4 Color Attachment
- 2 Monoprice Mini Delta
- FLSun Delta
- FLSun XSV
Our 100 W Laser Cutter can cut and engrave multiple kinds of materials such as acrylic, wood, leather, granite and foam. It can engrave coated metals (anodized or painted) by removing the coating. This is a great tool for hobbyists, makers, or people who want to start a small business!
SOLDERING & ELECTRONICS
SOLDERING & ELECTRONICS
Our electronics station offers a variety of soldering and hot air tools. While these tools are mostly used for electronics, soldering can also be used for jewelry, sculptures, stained glass and and various other creative applications.
These are useful tools for anyone interested in crafting their own electronic circuits or hobbyists who create with metals. For more information about the many applications for our soldering and electronics station, please contact us!
We offer classes for all those who wish to strengthen their skills or learn something new! We have a wide variety of classes ranging from woodcutting to 3D printing! If you're interested in seeing what you can learn at M4, check out what's happening on our Calendar.