The MakerWeb is comprised of labs across campus.
3D Printing Lab
The 3D Print Lab is in Wold 026, where students can come to 3D print, 3D model, and 3D scan. This lab hosts several 3D printers and 3D scanners including a 3D Systems Sense scanner and a FAROArm Edge. We have a 3D Systems Touch Stylus for 3D modeling. We have 3 computers for designing, 2 Windows machines, and 1 Mac. These computers host many 3D design software options, including SolidWorks, Blender, MeshMixer, MeshLab, CloudCompare, Sculptris, ZBrush, Sketchup, Slicer, and more. We have several slicing options including Simplify3D, Makerbot Desktop, Matter Control, and Cura. In order to submit a 3D print please click on the “Submit a 3D Print” link to the right and follow the directions.
The 3D Printing Lab has the following open Hours:
Monday: 11:30am – 8pm
Tuesday: 9am – 8pm
Wednesday: 2pm – 8pm
Thursday: 9am – 8pm
Friday: 2pm – 8pm
The 3D Printing Lab has the following 3D printers:
2 Makerbot Replicators: build volume (mm) – L226 x W144 x H150
2 Makerbot Minis: build volume (mm) – L101 x W126 x H126
MakerBot Replicator z18: build volume (mm) – L300 x W305 x H457
1 Formlabs 1+ Stereo Lithography: build volume (mm) – L145 x W145 x H175
BCN3D Sigma IDex 3D printer: build volume (mm) – L210 x W297 x H210
Laser Cutting Lab
Our Laser Cutter lives in the Feigenbaum Visual Arts Digital Studio. The Laser Cutter is a Full Spectrum Laser, P2416+. It’s a 90watt class IV laser that can cut materials as large as 24″ x 16″, but also has a pass through slot. Files are sent to this laser cutter through Adobe Illustrator on a local Windows machine located in this lab. In order to use the laser cutter please stop by the Laser Lab during our operating hours and ask for guidance from the MakerCorp member on duty.
The Laser Cutting Lab has the following open Hours:
Sunday: 2pm – 7pm
Monday: 3pm – 8pm
Wednesday: 3pm – 8pm
Friday: 2pm – 8pm
The Idea Lab is in the basement of the Schaeffer Library. Modeled after Google Garage’s open floor plan, the Idea Lab hopes to facilitate collaboration and ideation.