What we're about

Ace Monster Toys (http://www.acemonstertoys.org) is a Oakland based hackerspace. Visit our website (http://www.acemonstertoys.org)to learn all about us.

Where people make things and help others make things in a 24/7 shared workspace.

Upcoming events (5+)

AMT @ The Library

Golden Gate Library

Join us at the Golden Gate Branch Library for tabletop workshops. These events are free and open to the public.

Workshop 101 Intensive

Ace Monster Toys

$100.00

This class is in room 214 downstairs. 6 tools in 6.5 hours... whoa. • Table Saw • Panel Saw • Band Saw • Drill Press • Jointer • Planer This core competency class covers the basic things you need to know about this equipment. We will cover the proper use, dust collection, safe use of the saws and shop protocols. The successful completion of the class counts as Certification. If you are not a dues-paying AMT member you will need to fill out the guest release of liability form: https://www.acemonstertoys.org/forms/ What to bring : Lunch! Hangry people don't learn well. Water provided. Some snacks available for purchase. A notebook or well-charged phone for taking notes. What to wear : Closed toe shoes, short sleeves and work clothes. Long hair must be tied back. Safety Gear : Basic dust masks, eye protection, and ear protection will be provided. If you are fussy, bring your own. This class requires a minimum of 3 students to run. If the class is canceled we can offer a refund but otherwise do not.

Large CNC Router (Wood) Training and Certification

Ace Monster Toys

$50.00

This class will run from 3 until about 7 PM + and will cover the basics of running the CNC router at Ace. We will start at 3 in the coworking room for info (~2 + hours), then move back to the CNC Room where everyone will route a project. Agenda * Demo * Production Overview * Basics of using Fusion 360 * Basics of Mach 4 * GCode * CNC Router * Bits * Techniques Please bring a laptop with Fusion 360 installed on it (free for hobbyists). Also, no refunds (as it is painful to process), but feel free to have another person attend the class in your place.

Jointer + Planer 101

Ace Monster Toys

$35.00

This core competency class covers the basic things you need to know about the jointer and planer... both are key to milling lumber. We will cover the proper use, dust collection, safe use of the saws and shop protocols. This class is designed for beginners and successful completion of the class counts as Certification. Dress Code: Short sleeves, close-toed shoes, and long hair must be tied back. Basic safety gear will be provided. If you are not a dues-paying AMT member you will need to fill out the guest release of liability form: https://www.acemonstertoys.org/forms/ This class requires a minimum of 2 students to run. If the class is canceled we can offer a refund but otherwise do not.

Past events (1,906)

AMT General Meeting and Show n Tell

Ace Monster Toys

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