O'Reilly logo

The New Shop Class: Getting Started with 3D Printing, Arduino, and Wearable Tech by Joan Horvath, Rich Cameron

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

PART  I

image

The Technologies

This first section of the book introduces you to Arduinos, 3D printing, and the mindset of the community that has developed the consumer versions of these techologies.

Chapter 1 is an overview of the differences in mindset and views of learning between the maker/hacker community and the traditional, educational one. It is also a guide to the rest of the book. In Chapter 2, you learn about the Arduino microprocessor and the low-cost ecosystem of sensors, motors, and other electronics that has sprung up based on the Arduino. One of those ecosystems is the low-cost, open source 3D printer, introduced in Chapter 3.

If you ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required