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Orientation: Desktop 3D Printing - Lulzbot

1/15 - 1/16
January 15, 2020 at 6:30 pm
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This beginner-friendly overview of dekstop 3D printing will walk you through taking a pre-made design file through the entire print process, learning about settings, control, and care for your 3D printer along the way. Many of these skills are transferable to other similar filament-driven desktop 3D printers.


Instructor Luke Howard


Great For


Ages 14+


Those with computer literacy


Skills Toolbox


Uploading a printable file into the software Cura to prep for 3D printing


Control and setup of the Lulzbot Taz 5 3D printer


Cleaning and basic maintenance of a 3D printer


Tool Clearances


(Idea Foundry workshop members who have taken this class are cleared for independent use of these tools in the shop. Learn more about membership here.)


Idea Foundry Lulzbot Taz 5 3D printer




Pairs Well With


If you're interested in making molds from 3D prints for quicker production of parts or pieces, we suggest checking out the Into to


Mold Making and Resin Casting class too.



Plan Your Visit

All materials and safety equipment supplied. Students are required to wear closed-toe shoes in the workshop environment, and sturdy footwear (e.g. tennis shoes or boots) is recommended. Plan to arrive for class about 10-15 min early and check in at the front desk. Our main entrance is on State Street, with parking lot entrance on State St. as well. IF parking and street parking available.



Tickets:


Idea Foundry Member - $65


Non Member - $75

EVENT WEBSITE

Event showcase image

This beginner-friendly overview of dekstop 3D printing will walk you through taking a pre-made design file through the entire print process, learning about settings, control, and care for your 3D printer along the way. Many of these skills are transferable to other similar filament-driven desktop 3D printers.


Instructor Luke Howard


Great For


Ages 14+


Those with computer literacy


Skills Toolbox


Uploading a printable file into the software Cura to prep for 3D printing


Control and setup of the Lulzbot Taz 5 3D printer


Cleaning and basic maintenance of a 3D printer


Tool Clearances


(Idea Foundry workshop members who have taken this class are cleared for independent use of these tools in the shop. Learn more about membership here.)


Idea Foundry Lulzbot Taz 5 3D printer




Pairs Well With


If you're interested in making molds from 3D prints for quicker production of parts or pieces, we suggest checking out the Into to


Mold Making and Resin Casting class too.



Plan Your Visit

All materials and safety equipment supplied. Students are required to wear closed-toe shoes in the workshop environment, and sturdy footwear (e.g. tennis shoes or boots) is recommended. Plan to arrive for class about 10-15 min early and check in at the front desk. Our main entrance is on State Street, with parking lot entrance on State St. as well. IF parking and street parking available.



Tickets:


Idea Foundry Member - $65


Non Member - $75

EVENT WEBSITE