What Can You Do in a PLYMC Technology Makerspace? LEARN… CREATE… COLLABORATE
This sound studio includes a piano, guitars, drums, microphones, a StudioLive mixing board, and recording software. You may bring your own instrument.
This die cutter machine is used for cutting paper, felt, vinyl, and fabric for card making, paper crafting scrapbooking, and more! Please bring in your own materials to use with the machine.
Cricut Pathfinder – pdf
Create buttons to promote a family event, a club, etc. We offer 1″, 2.25″ or 3″ buttons. The cost is 25¢ each for all sizes.
Turn your dreams into designs. Use these PCs to start developing your ideas with either Adobe Creative Cloud and/or Corel Draw.
Adobe Illustrator Pathfinder – pdf
CorelDraw Pathfinder -pdf
Cut Lines Tutorial for Adobe – pdf
Create your own design by using our Vinyl Printer (there is a cost involved.) Then transfer your design onto a T-shirt, hat, mug or plate by using our Zeny Heat Press for free. You supply the item, which must fit the 11.5” x 15” heat plate on the press.
Heat Press Pathfinder -pdf
Heat Press Temperature Guide -pdf
Use the laser engraver to create something fun for yourself or your home. Etch a glass, make a coaster or a bookmark—there are lots of possibilities! Engrave on wood, leather, glass or other materials as long as they are on our list of approved materials. You provide the material; we approve it for your project.
Laser Engraver Pathfinder -pdf
Use the Ellison Machine and available dies to cut out different shapes, such as an apple, pumpkin, or maple leaf! The Ellison works by pressing a die along with an approved material to easily cut out a shape. Select bookmark and puppet dies are also available. Click below for a full list of dies and approved materials. You must bring in your own materials for this station.
List of Ellison Dies and Approved Materials – pdf
Use the vinyl printer to make a banner, a window cling or fabric cling to make a sign, decorate your home, etc. The Library provides the material. Any material currently available is $2.00 per linear foot. (Acceptable materials are Removable Vinyl, Clear and White Static Cling, Permanent Adhesive, Vinyl Banner Matte and Gloss, and White Paper Gloss.)
Roland Vinyl Printer Pathfinder -pdf
Roland Settings -pdf
Media Conversion Equipment
Have an old music cassette, vinyl record or a videocassette that you want to convert to a CD or DVD? Use our Funai Combo VCR/DVD Recorder or our Teac LP/CD Recorder and Cassette Turntable to update your favorite items to current formats. Bring your own CDs or DVDs or buy them from us: CDs cost 25¢ and DVDs cost 35¢.
Audio Conversion Guide -pdf
Manual -website link
Quick Start Audio Conversion -pdf
Photo Scanner -pdf
Video Converter Steps -pdf
Once you have your design, use the 3D Printer to make a model of your product or a prototype of your idea. The charge for an item will be 25¢ per ¼ hour (rounded up) of printing time.
3D Printer Pathfinder -pdf
Want to Laminate documents, posters, or keepsakes? Use the 27” laminator for $1 per foot or the small laminator to laminate items 8½ x 11 or smaller for $.15 per pouch.