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Suppliers

local

Utrecht-- Carries chipboard. Most plastic sheet cannot be used on our lasers
Plaza -- Carries chipboard. Most plastic sheet cannot be used on our lasers
Belle Hardware -- Hardware store, carries acrylic sheets
R. Thomas Frock -- Rough sawn wood. You must have taken a wood class in Fox to use this.
Jo-Ann Fabric -- Crafts store
Michaels -- Crafts store
Harbor Freight -- Super duper cheep tools
House of Foam -- Foam of any kind
DS Pipe and Steel -- no order too small, delivers to MICA weekly.
The Loading Dock -- Non-Profit Building Materials Re-Use Center
MicroCenter -- Big Box Electronics and computers store (thumb drives to 3d printers)

Mail Order

UltiMachine -- Printer materials (we only support 1.75mm PLA)
Inventables
-- Acrylic sheet in any color at reasonable prices
McMaster Carr -- All things mechanical. Great service, easy and expensive
McFeelys Hardware -- All things screwed. Good quality screws for any application
Traditional Woodworker -- Good hand tools
Canal Plastics -- Inexpensive small quantities of acrylic
CME Tools -- Inexpensive CNC tools

Large Quantities

Harbor Sales -- plastic sheet, must be 4'x8'
Piedmont Plastics -- plastic sheet, must be 4'x 8'
Chesapeake Plywood -- $500 minimum for pickup, huge local selectoin of sheet goods
A and M Supply -- Huge selection of buliding supplies