2 intensive sessions, 7 1/2 hours each
Dates and Times -- January 16th and 17th from 10 am to 5:30 pm (each day will have two 30 minute breaks.)
Minimum 6 attendees to a maximum of 10 attendees
About This Course
This 3D printing introduction intensive will guide students through the process of unboxing, setting up and printing for the first time on a Printrbot Play (4"x4"x5") 3D printer.
Topics will include: general 3D printing modeling tips, an overview of slicing software choices and an introduction to free slicing software with setting templates and general instruction about how to prepare prints.
Simple repairs and what to expect and learn further as you enter the world of 3D printing will also be covered.
Requirements: Bring your own laptop with charged battery
Cost includes: instruction, Metal Printrbot Play 3D plastic printer, white PLA (biodegradable) printing plastic, open source 3D printing software and blue tape.
Location: Cal Design Lab, 494 Wurster Hall