College of Design

DigiFabLab

The W.L. Hall Workshop is supported primarily by CDes collegiate fees,
access is limited to work directly related to CDes courses and research activities.

 

3D printing, CNC routing and self-service laser cutting is available to all University areas with associated fees. College of Design coursework and research always has priority access.


FALL 2016 HOURS
CLEAN-UP STARTS 15 MIN
PRIOR TO CLOSE

RAPSON SHOPS RAPSON LASERS MCNEAL LASER
M-Th 9AM-10PM
F 9AM-5PM
Sa NOON-5PM
Su 2PM-10PM
M-Th 9AM-10PM
F 9AM-6PM
Sa NOON-8PM
Su NOON-10PM
Tu 2:30-8:00
W 11:30-3:30
   
   

CONTACT US Kevin Groenke - Managing Technician
cdesshop@umn.edu Justin Kindelspire - DigiFab Specialist
612.624.9093 Greg Flanagan - Studio Technician
139 Rapson Hall Patrick McKennan - Outreach and Research Specialist

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DigiFabLab YouTube channelfacebook
 

CURRENT EQUIPMENT

7)ULS 18" x 32" 150 watt Co2 laser cutting systems

  • 6 at 129 Rapson
  • 1 at 334A McNeal
  • $.20/minute for academic work
  • non-academic work is not permitted
  • $10 GopherGOLD account balance required
ULS PLS6.150D

3)Dimension SST1200es FDM printers




3D Print Request Form

  • 10"x10"x12" build envelope
  • ABS+ plastic
  • 5 monochrome colors
  • .010" and .013" layer resolution
  • $4.00/cuin CDES academic work
  • $4.10/cuin + $.69/min staff time for non-CDES academic work
Dimension sst 1200 es

1)Stratasys Fortus 250MC FDM printer




3D Print Request Form

  • 10"x10"x12" build envelope
  • ABS+ plastic
  • 5 monochrome colors
  • .007", .010" and .013" layer resolution
  • $4.00/cuin CDES academic work
  • $4.10/cuin + $.69/min staff time for non-CDES academic work
Stratasys Fortus 250 mc
CAMASTER CR408ATC CNC router
  • 48" x 96"x 12"* capacity
  • 12" x 96" rotary axis
  • RhinoCam used to make toolpaths
  • z capacity determined by part geometry
  • $5.00/15 minutes CDES academic work
  • $100/hr non-CDES academic work
CR408ATC
CAMASTER CR404ATC CNC router
  • 48" x 48"x 12"* capacity
  • 12" x 96" rotary axis
  • RhinoCam used to make toolpaths
  • z capacity determined by part geometry
  • $5.00/15 minutes CDES academic work
  • $100/hr non-CDES academic work
CR408ATC

ShopSabre SideKick4
CNC plasma cutter

  • 50" x 53"
  • cuts mild steel up to 1/2" thick
  • RhinoCam used to make toolpaths
  • $5.00/15 minutes CDES academic work
  • $100/hr non-CDES academic work
ShopSabre Sidekick4
KNK MAXX24 knife plotter  
NextEngine 3D scanner  

 

Contact Information

College of Design

Saint Paul Offices

32 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-1922

[directions and maps]

Minneapolis Offices

101 Rapson Hall, 89 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-7525

[directions and maps]

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