Where to Buy Supplies

Where to Buy SuppliesEdit

Sometimes one of the challenges for a project is where to get the supplies needed to start making it. This page will help you locate common supplies for 3D printing, laser cutting and etching, electronic projects, machining, and CNC projects. make717 has also established some contacts with vendors for conditional discounts on purchases.

3D Printing SuppliesEdit

Laser Cutting and Etching SuppliesEdit

Electronic Projects and PartsEdit

make717 DiscountsEdit


make717 has a tiered discount on some items from Adafruit of up to 30% (follows normal quantity purchase discount levels from Adafruit but at 10%, 20%, and 30% levels instead of listed levels based on quantity of item purchased) with a minimum order of $250. make717 is actually listed as a makerspace and reseller of Adafruit products. Maker members wanting to take advantage of this discount must place an order of $250 or over or gather enough people to reach the $250 minimum per order. The 30% does not apply to all items.

80/20 Parts

make717 also has a 50% discount for 80/20 items purchased for make717 projects from 80/20 distributor Intek Systems. Please identify your 80/20 part numbers and quantities and then approach Ben Eisemann or Bruce Schreiner for assistance placing the order through Intek Systems.