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 RAPID PROTOTYPING (PRO)
 
   
PRO202: MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU

Learn the basics of setup, printing and finishing using both our MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D printers. 3D printing allows you to quickly and easily create a physical object from a computer model, literally printing thin layers of the part one at a time. 3D printing is an easy way to prototype plastic parts and make your 3D designs come to life! This class will also cover importing files, software concerns, and slicing techniques using Simplify 3D.

By the end of class, students will gain a better understanding of 3D printing concepts, terminology and methods. After successfully passing this class you will be cleared to use our Printrbot and MakerBot 3D printers for all your printing needs!

If you have taken any of our previous 3D printing classes, you can take this class for 50% off! Please contact our front desk staff to register and get your discount. If you have an Unlimited Class Pass, please sign up for this class as usual.

Once you take and successfully pass this class, you can use this equipment for your projects whenever you work at TechShop as a member!

10 sessions currently scheduled:
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Sunday, 2/26/17 12:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Thursday, 3/2/17 4:00 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Saturday, 3/4/17 2:00 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Wednesday, 3/8/17 6:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Saturday, 3/11/17 10:00 AM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Wednesday, 3/15/17 6:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Sunday, 3/19/17 11:00 AM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Thursday, 3/23/17 8:00 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Tuesday, 3/28/17 6:00 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
5 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU Friday, 3/31/17 5:00 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
PRO204: 3D Printing - Finishing Techniques

So you've learned to 3D print. What now? Much like sanding and staining a woodworking project, 3D prints can be finished, too! Learn how to finish your 3D prints to a smooth quality that far surpasses the layered striated surface that comes right out of your printer. This class will cover 4 different techniques to finish your 3D prints to achieve presentation-quality products, as well as choosing the best finishing methods for different shapes and materials. Students are encouraged, though not required, to bring their own 3D printed projects to the class to finish.

Prerequisites: PRO202: MakerBot and PrintrBot 3D Printing SBU is recommended but not required.

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    3D Printing - Finishing Techniques Saturday, 3/11/17 1:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
2 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    3D Printing - Finishing Techniques Tuesday, 3/21/17 6:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    3D Printing - Finishing Techniques Thursday, 3/30/17 6:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.