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Welcome to the 3D Workshop

The 3D workshop will be open from April the 12th for the Summer term. Access to the 3D workshop ...

File Preparation (Illustrator)

Units of measure and Colour profile Illustrator documents should be set up in millimeters (mm) D...

What are the Ultimaker 3D Printers?

In the 3D Workshop the are four Ultimaker 3D Printers for student use. Ultimaker is a brand of 3...

File Preparation (Cura)

Setting up and Exporting files in Cura Ultimaker 2, 3 and 3 Extended Download the 'Setting up a...

Setting up Cura for the first time.

Setting up Cura for the First Time Ultimaker 2, 3 and 3 Extended Download the setting up Cura f...

Where to get acrylic

You can buy acrylic sheets from the 3D workshop. This can be viewed on the eStore. Available Col...

What materials can I use with the Laser cutters?

Materials We stock a range of materials in our stock room. This includes laser grade plywood, ac...

Health and Safety Induction

Health & Safety Essential Info

In order to use the workshop you will need complete our online health and safety induction. When ...

How to use the 3D scanner?

3D Scanning sessions can be booked via the ORB. To book a scanning time visit ORB and select L...

How do I access the 3D workshop?

To work in the 3D workshop you must book a workbench via the ORB. These bookings are availabl...

Who works in the 3D Workshop?

If you need to contact the team please email 3dworkshop.lcc@arts.ac.uk. .team td { border: none;...

How to access the 3D workshop during Coronavirus

To work in the 3D workshop you must book a workbench via the ORB. These bookings are availabl...

Which printer should I use?

The 3D workshop has 3 Ultimaker 3D Printers. Ultimaker 2 Ultimaker 3 Ultimaker 3 Extended T...

How do I book the Ultimaker 3D Printers?

All 3D printing must be booked via the ORB and files emailed to a technician. No drop in slots ar...

What materials are available for the Ultimaker 3D Printers?

We have a range of filaments and colours you can print with. We primarily print with PLA (Polyl...

How much does it cost and how can I pay?

We charge a small fee to cover the cost of materials. PLA costs 43p per meter of material used. C...

Ultimaker Useful Resources

The guides below cover a range of print/design considerations in detail. Designing for FDM 3D Pr...

What are the Laser cutters?

The lasercutters can be used to cut a wide range of flat materials including wood, plastic, rubbe...