3D Printing and Design

Monday, March 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 12:00pm

This course will get you started with 3D printing, from choosing a printer to 3D modeling to actual printing your object. We will look at the different 3D printing technologies, 3D design tools, 3D scanners, and online databases of models. You’ll model your own 3D design using free software options we’ll cover in class. Customize your object and leave this class ready to print!

Students will:

  • Explore uses for 3d printing.
  • Describe the different 3D printing technologies
  • Explore different types of 3d printing materials
  • Design a 3d object
  • Scan and create a 3D model
  • Export and prepare 3d file for printing

Day 1 (March 19) will begin at 12:00pm, ending at 4:00pm

Day 2 (March 20) will begin at 8:00am and we will end by noon