FamiLAB is Central Florida’s provider of space, tools, and community for creative technical learning and projects. If you are looking for a great place to meet like-minded people, learn, collaborate on projects, and have access to great tools, FamiLAB is the place for you!
FamiLAB welcomes makers, artists, thinkers, hackers, crafters, and everyone else – come wield your imagination in any (legal and ethical) way you see fit. Think of FamiLAB as a club for geeks! Whether you are an art geek, hardware geek, photography geek, code geek, lab geek, or any geek in between–we would like you to join us at the lab and teach a class, lead a lecture, or simply work on a project while surrounded by awesome people. If you can think of it, come build and share it the lab.
Rapid Prototyping Services - Rapid Prototyping Services brings CAD files and design ideas to life using Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM). Test fit, form, and function – and as many design iterations as you like – with functional plastic models made out of the following materials: ABS, POLYCARBONATE, ULTEM 9085 and POLYPHENYLSULFONE.They are located in Satellite Beach. Ken will be glad to discuss your needs and get you a part quickly. I got mine in 2 days.
Scicon Technologies Corporation - Rapid Prototype facility. Located in Valencia, CA and WA. Contact Jim Kelly in sales and tell him Leigh Martin from Lightfoot Ventures sent you (I promised to recommend him). He will likely give a discount if he knows you are part of the CFIC. They do SLA, SLS, CNC, RTV Urethane and Silicone casts. Very helpful and inexpensive. They will sign an NDA repair messed up files and always call you back. Even on the weekends.. email: email@example.com, mobile (661) 209-0011, office (661) 295-8630 x 192
Aluminum Supply - Here you can get pretty much any type of aluminum extrusion. And, better yet, in any quantity. Including a single short piece. They will cut it for you. They also have cut-offs if you want to browse for that "it will do" piece.
Reynolds Advanced Materials - Supplier of plastic and rubber casting supplies. Located right here in Orlando. They even have classes to teach you how to make your own parts.
5 axis CNC milling machine - One of our members, Mike Hauert, has made a significant investment in a 5 axis CNC milling machine and can fabricate amazing parts for you. He is located in Clermont FL and can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org 352-536-4428