What we're about

SYN Shop (http://synshop.org) is a hackerspace (http://www.hackerspaces.org) for the Las Vegas Valley, located in Henderson, Nevada.

It is a creative space designed for project collaboration, research and development, mentoring, and of course, learning.

We use Meetup to organize events for anyone, but we also offer memberships to those who would like to help support the group and help shape the direction of the space.

For more about memberships, please see https://synshop.org/membership

You can start a discussion with our group at https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!forum/synshop

Upcoming events (5)

3D Printing 101

SYN Shop


This is a class which covers some of the 3D printing basics! The class covers: - Anatomy of a 3D printer - Safety when operating the machine - Storage and treatment of consumables - Basic maintenance of the machine - Troubleshooting a variety of potential failures - Available software to send prints to the machine - Tips for leveling the build plate We will be showing a variety of prints with different failures to highlight causes and solutions to printing problems. This class is held monthly.

The Fauzy Hour: (brought to you by Jing)

SYN Shop

The Fauzy Hour is an off the cuff talk / discussion / demo led by a person with knowledge of the subject matter. Each week there will be a new topic, and the total of sum of human knowledge is the limit. Everyone is encouraged to come teach what they know and learn what they don't. Comments, questions, and interjections are an important part of The Hour so don't be shy. Previous Hours have included: Basic car maintenance and repair 3D printing Application Security "APPSEC"

SYN Shop Podcast

SYN Shop

This event is online-only at twitch.tv/synshop A podcast covering everything you wanted to know about making and hacker spaces but were afraid to ask. Join Pong and Krux each week as we stream the SYN Shop Podcast live. This podcast and future podcasts are available on the SYN Shop youtube channel, as well as an audio version on our podcast RSS feed. 1st hour rebroadcasts the following week at: www.youtube.com/user/SYNShop/videos?view=2&flow=grid https://twitch.tv/synshop https://www.youtube.com/synshop

Paid Members Only: Danger Room Tools and Shop Orientation

1075 American Pacific Dr

Join Tony as he quickly covers the primary tools and the mandatory rules for safety in the danger room. This is a critical subject, and if you spend any time in the Danger Room, you must attend at least one. This class will shift the specific days of the week it is held on to get as much coverage to the membership as possible.

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