One year ago today, our DIWire bender, the very first desktop CNC wire bender, was successfully funded on Kickstarter! Today, DIWires are in schools, fab labs, and businesses all over... Read more
The Home Stretch
All of us at Pensa Labs are very excited to get you a DIWire. As may have read in our last updates, all parts have been designed,... Read more
Shipping Is Around The Bend
Hi everyone! We wanted to let you in on some of the improvements that have been made since the beginning of the year to ensure we ship you are great... Read more
Finalizing Colors, Finishes and Brushing Patterns!
Last week, Chad, Marco, and Peter did a factory tour to finalize the coloring, finishing, and brushing patterns on the DIWire. We anticipate parts will be made within the next... Read more
Bending Time: The Making of the DIWire Clock
We are in the process of making the DIWire Clocks. Numbers and hands were bent out and they are currently being powder coated. We can't wait to start shipping them out!
Ever wonder how we make the DIWire sheet metal housing? Frickin laser beams! (Oh, and punches and presses).
We want to share some pictures from the factory tour we took... Read more
Out For Quote!
Last week wrapped up our Pre-Production Phase. We finished CAD work on the DIWire production model and are moving ahead with quoting and sourcing components. We're excited about bringing to... Read more
With the bend pin fixed in place and an angled ramp attached to the DIWire, we fed through a length of 1/16" steel to create this 3D form. One... Read more
Pushing The Limits
We've been testing the maximum capabilities of the DIWire beta units. We're excited to say that we've successfully bent 3/16" brake line tubing and 0.168"(4.25mm) stainless steel rod!
Where should the next DIWire workshop be?
Thanks to everyone who made it out to the workshop at our office on Wednesday. We had a great time! If people are interested, we got some footage of the event. Let... Read more
Reminder: DIWire Workshop Tonight at Pensa Labs!
Please RSVP at http://bit.ly/1839h1L
When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: 20 Jay Street, Suite 800, Brooklyn, NY
What should I bring to the workshop?
Please bring a laptop... Read more
DIWire is in Make: Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing!
If you are still interested in coming to the DIWire workshop this Wednesday, please RSVP here.
Thank you, thank you, thank you!
We are excited and honored by the outpouring of support we received in just 24 hours of launch. For those in the NYC area, we will be holding a DIWire workshop... Read more