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File Preparation (Illustrator)

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

Laser cutting with the Trotec Camera

The SP500 laser cutter is capable of perfectly cutting printed material assisted by a camera syst...

File Preparation (Illustrator)

Illustrator file set up Open Illustrator and create a new document. Create an art board that is...

Where do I buy materials?

We stock a range of materials which can be purchased via the eStore. Additionally you can purcha...

What is the 3D Workshop?

In the 3D Workshop students can work with wood, cardboard and a whole range of plastics. The area...

Downloads and Links

Below are examples of objects generated via free online services and some available for download ...

Preparing to print (Silhouette)

Open your .DXF and group all the elements with CMD+G to retain their position and move into an a...

Video Guides

Printer setup Transfer application process

Skateboard Deck Workshop

Skateboard Deck Workshop 1 download pdf slideshow, click in attachments sidebar on the left

Spray Booth

We have a ventalated spray booth inside the plastics room for students wishing to work with spray...

General Health & Safety in the Workshop

No using machinery without one to one technical instruction first. All large machines use must ...

Student Machines

These machines can be used by students after one to one training with supervision by technicians....

Essential Info

What is CNC Routing? A CNC Router is a computer controlled machine that has a mounted spindle,...

Downloads

CNC Cut Slot Boxes CNC routing is a quick and easy way to create a Slot Box. On the left you c...

Essential Info

In order to use the workshop you will need to have first attended a 3D Workshop Induction. During...

How do I access the 3D Workshop?

In order to use the workshop you will need to have first attended a 3D Workshop Induction. If you...

Emergency Evacuation Procedure

If you discover a fire: Activate the fire alarm at the nearest call-point located adjacent to al...

First Aid

First Aid Box Located on the sink in the wood workshop Eyewash Station Beside the sign-in comp...

Essential Info

Training Introductions to using the 3D Scanner are available weekly during term time. They can...

How to use the Sense scanner

The Sense is the 3D Scanner available in the 3D Workshop. It can only be used in the 3D Workshop....