We are so very proud of our students! It took Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to make one of these instruments, as well as perseverance, patience, focus, and some hard work!
Director Rich Eisenberg attended WWMT’s Unlimited Radar Observer course. BMC is planning to offer this course in Erie in the near future. The Bayfront Maritime Center has similar Buffalo Computer Graphics Radar simulator equipment.
Students designed a project using a Computer Aided Design (CAD) program, then created a layout for the Computer Numeric Control (CNC) digital fabrication machine to follow.
The ShopBot CNC Router, a cutting-edge STEM education tool, is assembled and ready to be used. Its first task was to cut the top of the middle table layer to make it perfectly parallel to the rail assembly and gantry.