MakerBot Replicator 3D printer

MakerBot Replicator Desktop 3D Printer

Equipment category: GREEN

Purpose

Used for 3D printing prototypes or final parts. Filament is provided.

Instructions

  1. Sign up for a spot in the print queue using the MakerBot print queue electronic form.
  2. Wait to receive an email from staff. Check your spot using the MakerBots printing queue spreadsheet.
  3. Go to the Student Design Lab and talk to a student worker at the front desk to be assigned a printer and to check out filament.
  4. Load the filament and print your design. (Limit of 1 tray of parts per spot in the queue.)
  5. Return the filament to the front desk and pick up your part.

After-hours printing

After-hours printing is on a first-come-first-served basis, and you must either use your own filament or check out filament from the lab during open hours.

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