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DANGER!AWESOME: a high-tech, hands-on community makerspace

A project in Boston, MA by Nadeem Mazen

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danger!awesome is an open-access laser cutting, laser engraving, and 3D printing workshop in the heart of Central Square, Cambridge.
Backers: 727
Average Pledge Per Backer: $59

Funded: $42,737 of $35,000
Dates: Jan 15th -> Feb 15th (32 days)
Project By: Nadeem Mazen
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2 days of Kickstarter left, and construction has begun!

February 13th - via:
Thanks to your phenomenal support rocketing our Kickstarter to its $35,000 funding goal, we've been able to break ground!  Or... floor, actually. Over the past few days, the danger!awesome team removed over 2 tons of busted, old, tripping-hazard... (Read More)

Holy cow, we're FUNDED! Time for some stretch goals!

February 9th - via:
From the entire danger!awesome team, thank you SO MUCH for your amazing support and encouragement throughout this entire Kickstarter process.  Thanks to all 600 of you, we were successfully funded late last night!   Since then, our inbox has been... (Read More)

New prize unlocked for the final stretch!

February 8th - via:
Okay guys, time to pull out all the stops.  For the final week of this campaign, we've got one more prize to unlock for you... laptop tattoos!  We'll laser your laptop with any design you like while you wait, and it only takes about an hour.... (Read More)

Freakishly awesome exciting news... can you keep a secret?

January 29th - via:
Alright guys, here's the deal.   We have a REALLY BIG sponsor on the line.  They make amazing fabrication tools that we'd love to get our hands on (*cough* CNC routers... ) and they're seriously considering DONATING one to our new makerspace.... (Read More)

You're all danger!awesome homepage famous now

January 23rd - via:
Backers, check it out! You're all d!a homepage famous now. Huge, enormous, dinosaur-sized thanks for getting us $20,000 closer to being Cambridge's next great maker space! Speaking of dinosaurs (best segue ever,... (Read More)

Completely inspired by all your support

January 19th - via:
Hi everyone, From the entire danger!awesome community, thank you so much for backing our Kickstarter!  We are literally jumping for joy to be halfway towards our funding goal just FIVE DAYS into our campaign.   Thanks to you, we've rocketed into... (Read More)

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