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RUCKUS anchorS the Mass Ave Industrial Corridor, A DESIGNATED AREA FOR MAKERS AND MANUFACTURERS TO LAUNCH AND EXPAND.  RUCKUS IS IN the Circle City Industrial Complex, located NEAR 10th Street at the nexus of the Monon Trail, Cultural Trail, and the Pogues Run Trail. 

THE BASICS

RUCKUS is part of a national "Maker" movement toward entrepreneurship, technology, and start-up manufacturing.  Local can now be global.  Access to affordable, high-tech equipment, such as 3D printers, CNC machines, and laser cutters are accelerating the prototyping and fabrication of an incredible range of new locally-developed products.

 
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The Industrial Design Lab At RUCKUS

The Industrial Design Lab At RUCKUS

With RUCKUS' partnership with the Industrial Design Program at Purdue University, RUCKUS' Resident Makers and Maker Members get access to the key resources to design, prototyping and expertise to make their products right here in Indianapolis.

 

 

RUCKUS' key components are:

SHARED SPACE High speed internet, comfy chairs, and work tables, as well as all types of woodworking, metalworking, laser-cutting, 3D printing, and sewing equipment.

SHARED SPACE

High speed internet, comfy chairs, and work tables, as well as all types of woodworking, metalworking, laser-cutting, 3D printing, and sewing equipment.

INDIVIDUAL SPACE Tables, shop workpods and office studios for individuals and small businesses.  A place where you can build out your branding in physical space, work privately, store and lock up your things.

INDIVIDUAL SPACE

Tables, shop workpods and office studios for individuals and small businesses.  A place where you can build out your branding in physical space, work privately, store and lock up your things.

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES Workshops providing practical advice and inspiration to all Indy entrepreneurs.   Resident Makers and Maker Members get in depth access to Indy's top attorneys, marketing experts and business development coaches. 

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

Workshops providing practical advice and inspiration to all Indy entrepreneurs.  

Resident Makers and Maker Members get in depth access to Indy's top attorneys, marketing experts and business development coaches. 

PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO A photography studio with basic lighting equipment for use by Resident Makers and Maker Members. 

PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO

A photography studio with basic lighting equipment for use by Resident Makers and Maker Members. 

COLLABORATIVE SPACE AND COMMUNITY Meet-up and event space for small inspirational gatherings, education, community groups, product pitches and focal space.

COLLABORATIVE SPACE AND COMMUNITY

Meet-up and event space for small inspirational gatherings, education, community groups, product pitches and focal space.

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HOW IT WORKS

some MAKERSPACES are structured BASED ON a membership system, similar to that of a gym... 

NOT RUCKUS

we believe in equity, diversity of people, creation of unique ideas, and self empowerment.

We eliminate barriers that stand between you and your idea.  our space and cohort of makers promote and protect an environment of creativity, collaboration, encouragement, personal growth, skills development, and entrepreneurship.  

 
     

 

 

 

HAVE ANOTHER START UP NEED?

or

really unique idea?!

GET IN TOUCH WITH US

WE PARTNER WITH MANY ORGANIZATIONS TO DEVELOP: 

SMALL SCALE MANUFACTURING SPACE

 COMMERCIAL KITCHEN SPACE 

POP UP ART GALLERY

SHARED EQUITY HOUSING

POP UP RETAIL SPACE

A NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAM - SOURCE

NEW WAYS TO LAUNCH AND GROW YOUR IDEA IN INDIANAPOLIS.

MEMBERSHIP

 

Resident Makers:

For the Artist/ Maker, with limited resources, who's a start up or small business owner that needs space, community, and guidance to get their idea off the ground.

  • Limited Availability
  • Designated Work Space with 24/7 Access
  • Monthly License Fees Vary from $175 to $300
  • Free Classes and Workshops
  • Scholarships Available

Maker Members:

Start ups/ small business owners who come to Ruckus to utilize the equipment, communal tables but do not have a designated space.

  • Limited Access to Space - Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm
  • On-site Storgage Locker
  • 50% Discount on all Classes
  • Monthly License Fees from $50 and up based on needs 

interested a in becoming

A RESIDENT maker

or

maker member?

GET started

 

 Complete the Intake Form so we learn about you and see if RUCKUS will fit your needs.

 
 

RUCKUS is located at the southwest corner of the CIRCLE CITY INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX at 10th and Mass Ave, at the intersection of THE CULTURAL TRAIL, THE MONON TRAIL, and the POGUES’ RUN TRAIL.

 

Address:

1125 E Brookside Ave, Suite D8, Door G10,

 Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

BUSINESS HOURS:    MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY - 9AM to 5PM

TOURS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY:  THURSDAY - 9AM to 5PM

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