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Member Projects: Sewing Tea Towels with Mitered Corners

Did you know we have sewing machines at VHS? You too could make this tea towel with fancy pants mitered corners. Here are the instructions for sewing those corners and here is another full tutorial on making a tea towel with

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Photos from: Soldering 101/Learn to Build a Radio

Recently VHS member Logan lead a very successful workshop teaching the basics of soldering and how to build a radio! Attendees had a great time learning the ins and outs of using a soldering station, making good solder joints, the

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VHS Sewing Machine Roundup

In response to some requests, we’ve pulled out our sewing machines to take some pictures. We have a Brother Innov-is 80 A Singer 656G A Singer 5805C Serger In terms of work area for sewing projects, it is currently “pretty

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Check out our new Vinyl Cutter

A vinyl cutter has been purchased for VHS! One of our members, Dan R very generously started a Tilt compaign, and it was successful! 16 members kicked in some cash, in total, and we successfully funded a Clipper vinyl cutter.

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VHS Has a Sandblaster!

It’s a small self-contained unit. Plug in the hose to the air compressor, plug in the power, turn on the light switch, put object in chamber, close+latch door, put hands through gloves, step on pedal and BLAST The nozzle is

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