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3D Print Lab

2 W 13th St, 2nd Floor   •   Hours 
Open to: all New School students who have had necessary training with equipment and processes

ORIENTATIONS & CONSULTATIONS

3D printing orientations are mandatory for everyone, including faculty, planning to use any 3D printing services. They will be held twice a day for the first three weeks of the semester, then on various days until the end of October. Students and faculty can sign up for 3D printing orientations via the LibCal appointment list or by clicking the “Mandatory Orientation” button on this webpage. Due to this high volume of orientations, we will not be holding class orientations for the semester.

Before you can print on any of our printers, you must make a 3D printing consultation through the Reservations Patron Portal. You cannot make a consultation without having taken the 3D printing orientation first.

For use of the 3D scanners at the 3D Print Lab, as well as 3D scanner consultation and orientations, please email us at 3dlab@newschool.edu.


LAB OVERVIEW

The 3D Print Lab consists of a range of technological equipment, 3D scanners, haptic modeling devices and 3D printers. All 3D printing submissions must be done in person – email submissions will not be accepted.

Please check that your .STL files are error-free (we may decline them if they are not). See our 3D Print Prep & Repair hub for help preparing and fixing your 3D files. Working knowledge of CAD & 3D rendering or manufacturing programs (i.e. Solidworks, Rhino, Maya, Cinema 4D) is strongly advised.

ProJet 3D Print

ProJet 3D Print


RESOURCES & TUTORIALS

  • Looking for basic CAD/Modeling programs to build a model with? We recommend Tinkercad as an entry level CAD program and Blender as a entry level modeling program. For model repair, we recommend Netfabb and Autodesk Meshmixer.
  • If you are looking for the classic Makerware software to use instead of Makerbot Print, you can get it here.
  • Looking for guides on how to use our 3D Scanners or different CAD programs? You can find that and more in our 3D Print Prep & Repair hub.

Related Equipment and Tools

• Makerbot Replicator 2

• Makerbot Replicator 5th Gen

• Ultimaker 2+ Extended

• Markforged Mark Two

• Objet260 Connex3

• Form 2

• uPrint 3D Printer

• Structure 3D Scanner

• Sense 3D Scanner

• Artec Eva 3D Scanner

• Artec Space Spider 3D Scanner

• VIVE VR Headset & System