Columbus Idea Foundry

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Columbus Idea Foundry
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Status active
Country United States of America
State or District Ohio
City Columbus
Date of founding 2009/02/21
Last Updated 2018-11-16
Phone 6146538068
Snail mail

421 W State St
United States of America

Number of members 200
Membership fee $35/month for membership; tool stations are sub-metered for hourly use and billed separately.
Size of rooms 65000ft²
Location 39.95878° N, 83.0118° W

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Columbus Idea Foundry6146538068Https:// W State StColumbusUnited States of America2009/02/21Columbus Idea FoundryLasercutter

The Columbus Idea Foundry | Community workshop and creative space
Knowledge * Talent * Mischief

Got a project? Build it at the Columbus Idea Foundry.

Like to take an introductory class on the practical use of our tools? Learn them with us.

Resources include: woodworking, metalworking, welding (oxy / flux core / stick / MIG / TIG / plasma cutting), blacksmithing, bladesmithing, jewelry making, large metal casting, small metal casting, CAD/CAM/CNC (Bridgeport CNC vertical end mill; ShopBot 4'x8'x6" CNC router table; Epilog Laser Cutter); electronics; computers; screenprinting; community events; much more.

Classes include welding, sandcasting, CAD/CAM/CNC, stained glass, screen printing, smithing, bladesmithing, jewelry smithing, jewelry casting, 3D Printing, Electronics and Microcontrollers, and more.

We're striving to grow our vibrant group of creative, personable, technically talented folks. Classes and shop access offered every month. Prototypes / commissioned projects / small runs of CNC'ed parts provided on a per-project basis. Business-class memberships available as space allows.

Visit our site and sign up for our e-newsletter to receive updates about the shop, classes, and upcoming events.

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