Charnas was one of the mightiest forces behind the Waterfall Swing project. Dig him testing it out in Cleveland a couple of years ago:
Ian is also the operations manager at Case Western University's think[box], which is featured in my article for this week's Fresh Water on high-tech making in the 216.
Cleveland never ceases to amaze me, but my findings during the research for this article utterly astonished me. Public access to a 3D microscope? A state-of-the-art laser printer? A petting zoo chock full of today's hottest mobile devices? Yeah, we've got that.
And dig this adjustable crescent wrench, it came out of CWRU's 3D printer with no assembly required. Um ... HEADS UP CRAFTSMAN.
I swear I love this town.
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