3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is the process of making three dimensional solid objects from a digital file.

From the Winnipeg Free Press

To get started 3D printing, first find or create a blueprint for the object you want to make. We recommend:

Next, send it to the 3D printer. We have a Lulzbot Mini, which has a 6 x 6 x 6.2 inch print area and uses 3 mm HIPS filament. See the Lulzbot Mini in action in this video.

Ready to get started? Here are some 3D printing ideas:

We typically print in HIPS filament; for more information about filament options, please visit the MILL or contact us via the left sidebar.