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Makerspace: Other Equipment & Supplies

Information about the ECTC Library Makerspace..

3D Pens

SUNLU 3D Printing Pen


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  • Design your own creation from patterns or free-hand.
  • Great for repairing or combining parts from 3D printed objects.
  • Children should use it with adult supervision
  • The 3D pen nozzle is hot while working. NO TOUCH TO AVOID BURNI

SUNLU 3D Printing Pen

  • ONLY USE 1.75mm PLA filament & recommended temperature ​PLA: 160- 180 ℃
  • Push the forward feed button and insert the filament in the back of the pen.
  • To stop the forward feed just push the button again.
  • Use reverse button to remove the filament.
  • Two side buttons change the feed speed, start slow and speed up when you get better 


  • ONLY USE 1.75mm PLA filament & recommended temperature ​PLA: 160- 180 ℃
  • Adjustable temperature and speed. When the 3D pen is working, press the pause button at first, then click the "speed control button -/+ " to change the filament output speed.
  • When you press the pause button, there may be a situation in which the remaining filament continues to come out. At this time, you do not pull off the remaining filament, because it is the inertia of the motor. You only need to wait for the remaining filament to complete, then you can take off it and continue to use it.

  • When you want to quit the filament, press and hold the unload button for 2-3 seconds, then the filament will slowly come out. Please note that do not pull the filament with hand.


Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

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  • Raspberry Pi is available for check out and must be used in the Library's Virtual Lab. 
  • Rasperry Pi is a single-board computer that runs Raspbian, a Windows-like Linux based operating system.
  • A Pi can be used as a micro-controller for robotics & automation projects, such as smart home / internet of things. 
  • The Pi available for use comes pre-loaded with games & coding language editors such as Python, C, C++, Java, Scratch, and more.   

Singer Sewing Machine Model 257

Brother Sewing and Quilting Machine, CS6000i

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  • A limited number of notions such as thread, bobbins, pins, and needles are available for use. Colors and type will vary. You are welcome and encouraged to bring your own.
  • Please read the instructions found in the notions drawer & watch the video for information about the features and functions of the Brother CS6000i. The library is not responsible for any damaged materials.
  • Please bring your own fabric. The library can only provide remnant pieces.

Arts & Crafts

Arts & Crafts

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  • Various arts & crafts supplies are available for use to aid in creative expression, model design or to create your own project.
  • Supplies are limited to what we have in stock and there is no guarantee on type or color. 
  • Supplies are located on the counters or in the top drawers and are clearly labeled "for patron use.". You may also use any books or magazines that are marked as "Withdrawn."
  • You are encouraged to bring your own supplies or craft project to work on in the Makerspace. 
  • Please clean up any mess and return any supplies to their dedicated storage space.