The Erie Adaptive Sailing Experience (EASE) program helps those with physical and mental disabilities enjoy the experience of sailing and maritime activities. The EASE program is the only adaptive sailing program in Pennsylvania.
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.
High School students are learning to apply Science, Math, Technology, and Engineering (STEM) skills while building a San Francisco Pelican sailboat in BMC’s boatshop.
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.