Narwhal Labs is a community and makerspace that encourages and supports creative building, learning, and experimentation.
Located in Bristol, Rhode Island, Narwhal Labs is a makerspace at TotalBoat Headquarters that provides public access to knowledge, community, tools and equipment several days a week.
Operation and Safety of Tools at Narwhal Labs
Narwhal Labs is open to members by appointment only. Appointments should be made at least 24 hours in advance.This enables contact tracing and restricting the number of members and staff in the lab to half what is allowed by RI state guidelines. We reserve the right to cancel and reschedule appointments. Masks that cover the mouth and nose must be worn at all times. We have disposable masks if you forget one. Safety glasses should be kept and reused by a single member, remember to mark yours with your initials. Touch surfaces on tools, work surfaces, and loaner laptops should all be sanitized before and after use with the supplied clean rags and alcohol sanitizing solution. Hand washing is encouraged and hand sanitizer is available. Please do not come in if you believe you have any sickness. Alert us if you test positive for Covid-19 so we can perform contact tracing with other members and staff you may have shared the space with.
Epoxy and Finishes
Main Article: Epoxy and Finishes at Narwhal Labs
Main Article: 3D Printing at Narwhal Labs
General information on 3D printing and specific information about the 3D printing equipment and resources available at Narwhal Labs
Laser Cutting and Engraving
Main Article: Laser Cutting and Engraving at Narwhal Labs
General information on Laser Cutting and Engraving and the Thunder Laser Nova35 at Narwhal Labs.
Main Article: CNC Machining at Narwhal Labs
General information on CNC routers, and our equipment at Narwhal Labs
Vinyl and Craft Cutters
Main Article:Vinyl and Craft Cutters at Narwhal Labs
General information on vinyl and craft cutters and our equipment at Narwhal Labs
Woodworking Tools and Equipment
Main Article:Woodworking Tools and Equipment at Narwhal Labs