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3D Printing & Scanning 101

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MakerLabs

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

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3D Printing & Scanning 101

In this orientation, you will create a 3D file using various types of scanners, and then prepare the file for 3D printing! You will learn the basics of 3D printing technologies and ways of using them creatively, and you will become familiar with MakerLabs' resources available for member and drop-in use. This orientation is ideal for artists, artisans, designers, architects, engineers, product developers, industrial designers, and anyone else looking to gain an understanding of additive manufacturing, scanning, and rapid prototyping. Some familiarity with 3D design software is helpful, but not necessary for this course.Learn the basics of capturing a 3D file using various 3D scanner types and how to prepare the file for 3D printing.

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3D Scanning

Prerequisites
Required: none
Recommended: CAD 103 (3D Design)

Equipment Access
Makerbot 3D printer, 3D scanners

Safety
Required:

  • None

Recommended:

  • None

FAQ

Is there an age limit to enter the event?
The minimum age for participants is 13 years old with a particpating guardian or 16 otherwise.

What are my parking options at MakerLabs?
MakerLabs' parking lot is located on the east side of the building on the corner of Hawks Avenue and East Cordova Street.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us at hello@makerlabs.com with any questions or concerns.

Can I sign up for the member rate?
If you sign up for a membership on the day of the class, you'll receive a refund for the difference between the general and membership class price.

How do I cancel or reschedule my class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to hello@makerlabs.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit torwards a future class.

What happens if I show up late?
Please arrive 15 minutes before the schedule start of the class so that it can start on time. Attendees arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be allowed in the class, and no refund will be provided.

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780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

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