Also, be sure to check out craftzine.
Metro Homeschool Robotics
KC Fabricators Bot Exhibit
KC Fabricators is a local MakerBot/3D printer operators group with several members in the KC area, many with their own bots. Who occasionally meet up to show off their bots, trade experiences, and work on their 3d printers or other automated manufacturing machines.
Remote Controlled Nerf Turret
This project is a 6 barrel Nerf gun hacked into an semi-automated turret. It has a webcam, pneumatic firing, pan and tilt and accessible and controlled via web server (or local PC).
Randy's Solar Collector Project
Randy Childers has developed a system for collecting solar energy for functional and practical use.
Drink Bot / Cotton Candy
Home built automated drink dispensing machine and cotton candy machine.
PAPER, TAPE, COMPRESSED AIR … LIFT-OFF!
Roger Dodger Aviation
A re-creation of Simon Lake's 1894 wooden, proof of concept submarine.
The advancement of humanoid robotics through hands on research and robotic competitions.
Events & Activities
HMS Beagle Science Store - voted Coolest Store in Kansas City
Check out these other great Maker Friendly groups:
Local Hackerspace and Makerspace Groups
Regional Hackerspace and Makerspace Groups