Host: Fayaaz Dhukai

Overview:  This workshop is tailored to individuals that would like become certified and start using the 3D printing resources available at NewMakeIt. This course is an introductory course to using the machines at Newmakeit; it will consist of instruction, Q&A and a demo.

Topics include:

  • 3D printers and process
  • Types of 3D printers
  • Introduction to the technology used to 3D print
  • Considerations when choosing and desiging files for 3D printer
  • Setting up and executing basic prints Summary of how to 3D print with the resources at NewMakeIt

Audience: Beginner and novice users of 3D printers, as well as anyone that requires certification on NewMakeIt 3D printing resources.

Requirements:  Please ensure you bring a WINDOWS laptop to class as well as have the software below installed and ready to go. Ensure both pieces of software run, and that you register for a MakerBot account prior to class commencement. A mouse is not required to take the course, however it is strongly recommended. If you have any problems with installation please ensure to arrive at least half an hour before class.

Requirements:

  • WINDOWS LAPTOP
  • MOUSE

 Please ensure you bring a WINDOWS laptop to class as well as have the software below installed and ready to go.

Software Installation Instructions:

Please visit the following link to download the appropriate software for the 3D Printers at NewMakeIt.

https://ultimaker.com/en/products/ultimaker-cura-software  

Please install the software prior to class, you do not need to open or set up the software, it will be done during the class.  If you already have the software, please ensure it is upto date with the latest version, we will configure the software for our 3D printers during class.

Software Installation Instructions:

Please visit the following link to download the appropriate software for the 3D Printers at NewMakeIt.

https://ultimaker.com/en/products/ultimaker-cura-software  

Please install the software prior to class, you do not need to open or set up the software, it will be done during the class.  If you already have the software, please ensure it is upto date with the latest version, we will configure the software for our 3D printers during class.

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