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Rocklin: Intro to 3D Printing & Rapid Prototyping

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Overview

Sign up for this class to get hands-on training using the Ultimaker 2+ 3D Printer
This class will provide you with the information and confidence to operate a 3D printer.
3D printing offers many options that conventional manufacturing lack.

This class is required to use the Ultimaker 2+ 3D printer, either in Sacramento or Rocklin.

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Class Structure

We will review:

– Our reservation, logging and pricing systems.
– Available CAD training.
– Operation of the Ultimaker 2+.
– Minor setup and maintenance.

How to use the Ultimaker 2:

Specifically for the Ultimaker 2+:
– Leveling the bed.
– Navigating the menu system
– Launching a print, cleaning printbed, watching for errors.
– Removing your print

About the Instructor

Phillip Mally

Phillip Mally brings his skills and talents with all things electronic, especially 3D printers, to help students learn about using the 3D printers.  He is an incredibly smart and very knowledgeable person, from mechanics to computer and internet technologies.  He’s great at teaching others what he has learned.

Zak Kazee

Zak Kazee is a Sierra College student.  He is currently studying Mechatronics.  He has a fair amount of 3D printer experience, and is really knowledgeable about tearing them apart and making them work again.  He’s looking forward to sharing his knowledge and skills with you!