Intro to 3-D Printing

Date: 
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 5:30 p.m.

3-D printing is an exciting technology that has the potential to revolutionize numerous fields.

This hour-long introduction will seek to answer common questions:

  • What is 3-D printing?
  • How does it work?
  • How do you get started 3-D printing at the Digital Commons? 

Explore the underlying processes and technology, survey some of the 3-D modeling and design software freely available for creating objects, discover valuable resources for 3-D printing on the Web, and review the 3-D printing capability available to the public in the Digital Commons.