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Intro to 3D Printing

It's a slice!

  • 3 hours
  • 40 Canadian dollars
  • Makerspace YK

Service Description

In this 2 hour workshop, participants will be guided through the 3D printing process using our Prusa 3D printer. We will cover the basics of 3D printing, sourcing a model from Thingiverse, and customizing our designs using TinkerCAD. From there we will explore the Prusa Slicer software and prepare our models for 3D printing. No previous experience is necessary and all equipment and materials will be provided. Completion of this workshop grants access to the Hackspace 3D printer during member and drop-in times. For anyone interested in checking things out before hand, here are a few useful links: https://www.thingiverse.com/ -- Online repository of free 3D model files https://www.tinkercad.com/ -- Free online browser based beginner friendly 3D CAD software https://www.prusa3d.com/ -- Yeah they sell stuff but they also have a ton of general 3D printing info 3D Printer Model: Prusa i3 MK-3 AGES: 14+ *please note that 3D prints can take a very long time therefore, we will be limited to small prints for the purposes of this workshop


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

Can't make it and need to cancel? To cancel your registration, please email us at info@makerspaceyk.com. Full refunds are only available to those that cancel 48 hours (2 days) in advance of the workshop.


Contact Details

  • 5001 Forrest Drive unit 101, Yellowknife, NT, Canada

    867-688-6672

    info@makerspaceyk.com


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