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NextFab Sculpts Adaptable Affection for Visit Philadelphia

Posted by Anders Uhl

Jun 22, 2016 11:38:51 AM


xotitlered.jpgYou've probably seen the billboards, "With Love, Philadelphia, XOXO," part of a campaign for to promote travel and tourism in and around Philadelphia. You may have also seen the red "XOXO" at 30th street station or Independence Hall. This summer, NextFab is helping to spread the love by fabricating two event specific, mobile XOXO sculptures.

Topics: shopbot, woodwork

Woodworking Contest Winners

Posted by Angie Hilem

Jun 16, 2014 4:33:00 PM

Two weeks ago, we put out a call to nominate woodworkers for a chance to win a 3 month membership to NextFab. During this time, we've had the pleasure to review many amazing candidates.

Topics: woodworking, cnc-milling, nextfab, woodwork, fabrication, contest, lathe, free

Get Your Favorite DIY Woodworker A Free Membership

Posted by Angie Hilem

Jun 1, 2014 8:00:00 AM


You know that person who is super handy? DIY is his middle name, he’s happiest when making something, but doesn’t have the space for his tools anymore. Maybe he has an unfinished project lying around the house, or a solid piece of wood he’s always wanted to make into a coffee table.

In the spirit of Father’s Day, we invite you to nominate a special DIY woodworker. He or she could win a FREE 3 month membership to NextFab. We strongly encourage the nomination of any persons with a mentorship role in your life or the lives of others. Teachers, coworkers, neighbors - this is open to our entire community.

Topics: woodwork, contest

Weekly Staff Picks, May 13, 2012

Posted by admin

May 13, 2012 10:13:00 AM

This weeks picks include science merged with art and art and science in food and science for the “just because we can” category.

Tree Piece Helmets   Wooden Sports Helmets - Brandon

Catia V6   Bend Part Design – Adam

Laser cut seaweed (nori) makes fish taste 3 days fresher! - Evan

Everything but the Paper Cut 3 Dimensional Cut Paper Art – Brandon

JETMAN   Need I say more? - Seth

Topics: sushi, jetman, Uncategorized, paper-art, woodworking, sports-safety, laser-cutting, woodwork, aviation


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Welcome to the NextFab Blog, where we discuss the ideas changing the world as we know it. Step inside the revolutionary world of 3D Printing technology, traditional and Computer Numeric Controlled (CNC) machinery, innovation and imagination.



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