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D12 Prototyping Shop

6 E 16th St, 12th floor   •   Hours
Open to: all New School students

Welcome to the D12 PROTOTYPING SHOP

The D12 Prototyping Shop is located on the 12th floor of the D building at 6 East 16th Street. The lab contains laser cutting, 3d printing, and Othermill CNC capabilities as well as space for physical computing projects and small scale prototyping. Current open hours are:

Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday : 12pm-7pm

Laser Cutting, 3D Printing, and Othermill CNC 👍✔️

(Must make a consultation via Webcheckout)


Wednesday and Friday: 12pm – 7pm

Walk in 3D Printing 👍✔️

Laser Cutting and Othermill CNC  👎

For access to the laser cutters, 3d printers, and Othermill CNC you MUST have done orientations in the Laser Lab and/or the 3D Lab.

Access to Tools/Machines

24 hour access to all students

  • Open work area for Physical Computing work with 6 x Weller WES51 Soldering machines
  • Makerbot Replicator 2 3D Printer
  • Open-use mixed hardware fabrication area

Access when a full-time tech or student tech is present (Mon-Fri: 12pm-7pm)

  • Prusa i3 MK3 3D Printers
  • Westward Red Rolling Tool Cabinet
  • Durham Grey Tool Cupboard

Access ONLY when a full-time tech is present (Mon, Tues, Thurs: 12pm-7pm)

  • Universal VLS 3.50 Desktop Laser Cutters (IMPORTANT: Bed size of these cutters is 24″ x 12″)
  • Othermill Pro Desktop CNC Machine