Fabrication Studio

Located in Smith 2A04, the fabrication studio extends the capabilities of the Sculpture and New Media programs. We're adding equipment regularly. Check out our unofficial, non-university-sanctioned blog, The Neanderthal Manual.

Lab Schedule


Makerbot Replicator 2X

The department currently has two Makerbots. These are fused deposition modeling (FDM) printers, dual-extruder support, building objects by extruding ABS plastic onto fine layers. Build volume is 9.7" x 6.0" x 6.1".


User Manual

Roland MDX40

The department currently has two Roland MDX-40A desktop CNC mills. Build volume is 12" x 12" x 4-1/8".

Set Up

User's Manual

Cutting Tips

Scanning Tips

NextEngine Scanner

The NextEngine Scanner is a high resolution 3D scanner. Scan volume is approximately 4" x 4" x5".

User Manual

Cubify Sense Scanner

The Sense Scanner is a portable(-sh) 3D scanner. Scan volume is approximately 12' x 12' 12'.