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3D Printing in the Mardigian Library

Guide to our 3D printing service

3D Printing Tutorial

If this is your first time submitting a 3D print, you will have to be added to our list of Mardigian Makers (people approved to submit designs to be printed in the IDEA Studio).

Please complete the following:

  1. Watch the video below on our 3D Printer
  2. Watch the video below on Introduction to 3D Printing
  3. Read our 3D Printing FAQ
  4. Take our short quiz

Video: LulzBot Taz 6

Important features of the LulzBot Taz 6:

  • Self-leveling bed
  • Modular tool heads
  • Large build volume

Video: Introduction to 3D Printing

Quiz for Mardigian Makers



After you complete the quiz, we will email you and let you know if you have been added to the list of approved Mardigian Makers or if you have to retake the quiz. After you have been added to the list of approved Makers, you won't have to take the quiz again for 3D printing approval.

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