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Machine & Material Use

Most, if not all, of the design work can be done in our computer lab prior to using any of the machines.
 
The computer lab is open for anyone to use free of charge.

 
In order to provide use for everyone in the Fab Lab, we have the following policies.
 
Laser Cutter Machine Use  
 
Laser Cutter Machine Rates
  • Class Project = Free
  • First 30 minutes = Free
  • Reserve 30 minutes at a time
  • 2 hour maximum
  • Personal Project, $10 per 30 minutes
 
Material  Size        Cost*  Minimum Purchase
Acrylic: 12" x 24", 1/8" thick  $20 per sheet  Minimum of 1 sheet
Acrylic: 12" x 24", 1/4" thick  $30 per sheet  Minimum of 1 sheet
Wood: 12" x 24", 1/8" thick  $10 per sheet  Minimum of 1 sheet
Cardboard:  12" x 24", 1/8" thick  $1 per sheet  Minimum of 10 sheets

*Financial assistance is available. Please inquire with the Fab Lab Manager.

Materials in scrap boxes are free of charge. 
 
Click here for approved list of materials that can be used with the laser cutter.  
  

 Vinyl Cutter Machine Use  
 
Vinyl Cutter Machine Rates
  • Class Project = Free
  • First 30 minutes = Free
  • $5 per 30 minutes
  • 1 Hour Maximum
  • Scrap Materials are free of charge
 
Material Size Cost*
Gloss/Matte Vinyl  12" x 12"  $2.50 
Gloss/Matte Vinyl 12" x 24" $5.00
Gloss/Matte Vinyl 24" x 24" $10.00
 
*Financial assistance is available. Please inquire with the Fab Lab Manager.
 
Materials in scrap boxes are free of charge.
 

 3D Printer Machine Use
 
3D Printer Machine Rates
  • Class Project = Free
  • 1st Print = Free* (under 2 hours)
  • 1 Hour Print = Free
  • 2 Hour Print = $5
  • 3 Hour Print = $10
  • 4 Hour Print = $20
  • Only one machine can be reserved at a time
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
There is no material cost for use of this machine. 
 

Electronic Workbench Use  
 
Roland Modela Machine Rates
  • Class Project = Free
  • First 2 hours = Free
  • Personal Project, $5 per 2 hours
  • 4 hour maximum