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The Creative Technology Lab Service Bureau 3D Printers are accessible to all current FCAD students, faculty, and staff producing prototypes for academic or scholarly research projects. 3D printing, carried out at the Creative Technology Lab facility in SID-104, is a staff-run operation where digital files are processed on a first-submit-first-serve basis.

Equipment

A line drawing of the Artillery - Sidewinder X1 3D Printer.

Artillery - Sidewinder X1 (9)

11.8" x 11.8" x 15.8" (300 x 300 x 400 mm)

A line drawing of the CraftBot - Plus 3D Printer.

CraftBot - Plus (4)

10” x 8” x 8” (250 x 200 x 200 mm)

A line drawing of the Anycubic - Chiron 3D Printer.

Anycubic - Chiron (2)

15.7" x 15" x 17.7" (400 x 380 x 450 mm)

A line drawing of the Flashforge - Creator Pro 3D Printer.

Flashforge - Creator Pro (2)

8.8" x 5.7" x 5.9" (225 x 145 x 150 mm)

A line drawing of the Formlabs - Form 2 3D Printer.

Formlabs - Form 2 (1)

5.7” x 5.7” x 6.9” (145 x 145 x 175 mm)

A line drawing of the Creality - CR10 3D Printer.

Creality - CR10 (6)

11.8" x 11.8" x 15" (300 x 300 x 380 mm)

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)

Printers Artillery, Chiron, CraftBot, Flashforge       
Access First-submit-first-served; one printer/user; staff-run
Manuals 3D Model Export, external link, opens in new window | 3D Mesh Export, external link, opens in new window
File Type Solid STL files only
File Nomenclature First_Lastname_Date_Filename
(Example: Jane_Doe_Jan1_FinalProject)
File Submission
google formFDM 3D Printing Submission Form, external link, opens in new window                                                                   
Material PLA filament
Material Pricing $ 0.05/gram
Pick up Location
302 Church St.
Payment OneCard, opens in new window (students) or CashCard, opens in new window (faculty & staff)

Stereolithography (SLA)

Printers Formlabs                                                                  
Access First-submit-first-served; one printer/user; staff-run
Manuals 3D Model Export, external link | 3D Mesh Export, external link
File Type Solid STL files only
File Nomenclature First_Lastname_Date_Filename
(Example: Jane_Doe_Jan1_FinalProject)
File Submission
google formSLA 3D Printing Submission Form, external link, opens in new window                                                                          
Material Resins (standard)
Material Pricing $ 0.33/gram
Pick up Location
302 Church St.
Payment OneCard, opens in new window (students) or CashCard, opens in new window (faculty & staff)

Manuals

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3D Printing Guide (coming soon!)

File Submission

Materials & Pricing

FDM

Material Quantity Price
PLA - White                                                     1 gram                         $ 0.05              
PLA - Black                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Grey                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Yellow                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Red                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Blue                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Orange                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Green                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Brown                                                     1 gram                      $ 0.05
PLA - Transparent (colorless)                              1 gram                      $ 0.05    

SLA

Material Quantity Price
Standard Resin - Clear 1 gram   $ 0.33
Standard Resin - White 1 gram   $ 0.33
Standard Resin - Black 1 gram   $ 0.33

Payment & Pick Up

Service Bureau staff will email patrons once their submitted files are processed and ready for payment/pick up. Patrons must book appointments for pick ups through links provided in confirmation emails, and are responsible for arriving on time for their appointments. Missed appointments will require re-bookings.

The Service Bureau requires payment by Ryerson OneCards (students) or CashCards (faculty/staff) at the pick up time. Patrons should load sufficient funds onto cards before appointments.

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