3-D Printing and Scanning

3-D Printing and Scanning

The Fab Lab has 3-D printers available for public use.

The Library offers classes on the basics - and more - of 3-D printing. The Fab Lab also has a 3-D scanner available for public use. You can find out more about the 3-D scanner below.


3-D Printer

How can I use the 3-D printers myself?

You can reserve time with the 3-D printers after going through orientation and certification, taught by Labs staff. You can find out more details and sign up for the Fab Lab orientations and 3-D printer certifications on the Fab Lab page.

How can I order a 3-D print?

Submissions for 3-D printing and scanning orders closed February 1, 2017 in anticipation of the MLK Library Modernization and will reopen once the Lab has moved to its interim location.

3-D Scanner

The Fab Lab offers a 3-D scanner to create electronic files of physical objects. Those files can then be modified and used to print out a similar object with a 3-D printer, such as those offered in the Fab Lab.

How can I use the 3-D scanner myself?

You can reserve time with the 3-D scanner after going through orientation and certification, taught by Labs staff. You can find out more details and sign up for the Fab Lab orientations and certifications on the Fab Lab page.

What's the process for requesting a 3-D scan?

Submissions for 3-D printing and scanning orders closed February 1, 2017 in anticipation of the MLK Library Modernization and will reopen once the Lab has moved to its interim location.

For more information about 3-D printing, scanning and reservations, you can also check out the 3-D Printing and Scanning Policy.

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