Fargo Makerworks is now MELD Workshop

  • 29 August, 2013
  • MELD Workshop
Meld-logo-v1-4x3 link to Fargo Makerworks is now MELD Workshop
Welcome to the new website! I’m sure you’re wondering why the name changed from Fargo Makerworks to MELD Workshop. Long story short, there is a makerspace in Michigan that has the name Maker-Works and they decided to apply for a trademark on it. It’s not worth the hassle to fight

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New lockers from NDSU

  • 14 August, 2013
  • MELD Workshop
  • workshop
Lockers-1 link to New lockers from NDSU
The NDSU Surplus Sale turned out to be an excellent source for lockers! They still need to be tidied up and repaired a little bit, but they'll be a great place for members to store materials, in-progress projects, and tooling, right at Makerworks!

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What will YOU make once the space is open for business?

  • 08 August, 2013
  • MELD Workshop
  • laser, engraved, acrylic
Staycalm-1 link to What will YOU make once the space is open for business?
What will YOU make once the space is open for business?   Fargo Makerworks

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New Mill/Drill and Lathe

  • 07 August, 2013
  • MELD Workshop
  • workshop, mill, drill, lathe
New MELD Workshop Equipment Arrives link to New Mill/Drill and Lathe
Don’t mind the mess, it’ll be much better when the opening arrives. Right now I’m waiting on a stand for the lathe + a bunch of tooling and some machine lubricants. Hopefully in a week the mill and lathe will be up and operational!

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Painting the New Space

  • 11 July, 2013
  • MELD Workshop
  • workshop
First Painting link to Painting the New Space
As you might have seen if you've been following the MELD Workshop Facebook page, the space has been repainted both upstairs and downstairs. This has helped spruce it up quite a bit. Before it was just white and dirty white, now it’s a nice shade of blue (Capricorn Blue, according to

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3D Printing

  • 28 January, 2013
  • MELD Workshop
  • 3d printer
Makerbot-cupcake-1 link to 3D Printing
3D printing, while not a new technology (it's been around since the 80s), is finally to the point where it may be beneficial to consumers. But what is it? I think my friend Wikipedia can deliver a pretty good primer.

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