Shop Information

What is Digital Fabrication?

Digital Fabrication covers 3D printers, 3D scanning and vinyl cutting. In the shop we focus predominately on FDM printing, but there is also a resin printer in the shop as well.

All filament is provided in the shop. If you want to use different filament, please see the "Advanced Users" page.


Shop Lead Information

Shop Lead: Scott Janousek

Shop Lead Contact Information: 3dprinters-lead@artisansasylum.com


Shop Communication Information

Artisan's Asylum Forums: https://forums.artisansasylum.com/

You will have to create an account first, then select the "3d Printer Operators" forum. This is where we discuss day to day shop maintenance. It is also where we discuss cool new tech, ask for advice on printing, and generally discuss the 3D printing world!

LEGACY COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS:

Email list: 3dprinter-operators@artisansasylum.com (retired 4/26 due to A2 policy change about email lists & shift to above forums)

Note: the email list is ONLY for cleared shop users. It is how the Lead communicates important shop updates to those who can use the tools. You must be on this list to be allowed shop access

Slack Channel: https://artisansasylum.slack.com/ (retired 4/26 due to lack of member use)

You will have to create an account first, then join the "digifab" tab. This is where we discuss day to day shop maintenance. It is also where we discuss cool new tech, ask for advice on printing, and generally discuss the 3D printing world!


3D Printing Overview Document:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Lgdj9P73Ghu3qtD_zuTD3xh7DJYLy7YHp31p4PJeRfQ/edit?usp=sharing

This is an in depth discussion/ manual on how to use our printers and some tips and tricks.

You can only gain access to this document if you have completed training!