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John Deere Powerwheels

This little toy is just waiting to be torn down and built back up with a bigger, badder motor.  Ultimately we'll be taking it to MIT's Powerwheels race next year in September.


What are Makerspaces?

Makerspaces (also known as Hackerspaces, Creative Spaces, Fab Labs, Makelabs and in California - Makerhoods), according to Wikipedia,  are open community labs where members with common interests (e.g., engineering, computer programming, inventing, graphic design, etc.) gather to share resources, knowledge, career networking and build new devices.  Generally, makerspaces are designed to meet the following needs:

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