Build a 3D Printer from Scratch

In this 7 hour instructor-led course you will learn how to assemble and operate a 3D printer based on the reliable third generation open-source Prusa i3 Mk2 design. Hundreds of thousands of this RepRap inspired 3D printer are being used all over the world by hobbyists and professionals alike.

This machine includes a 220mm x 220mm heated build plate and 0.350 mm extruder sub-assembly compatible with PLS, ABS, Nylon and many other materials. Your printer will produce high-resolution parts with minimum 0.100 mm layer height at maximum 100 mm/sec stepper motor speeds.

Control Center: Integrated 4 line x 20 character LCD display allows operation independent of a PC connection.

Our expert instructor will present:

  • 3D printer theory of operation

  • Function/Design of each subsystem

  • Material options available

  • Assembly and alignment procedures

  • Software configuration

  • Calibration and testing

  • Troubleshooting tips

Every student receives

  • 3D printer parts kit, 2GB Micro-SD, completer assembly instructions

  • Assembly tool kit, nozzle cleaning kit

  • Borosilicate glass build plate for more reliable printing

  • 0.5 kg 1.75mm PLA filament

  • For a limited time/while supplies last: 3D Printing for Dummies – 2nd Edition

Class requires a minimum of 5 registrants or is subject to cancelation with full refund - so tell you friends!