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3D Printing 101 by EnLightened 3D

  • HuntsvilleWest 3001 9th Avenue Southwest Huntsville, AL, 35805 United States (map)

Attendees will, over the course of 2.5 days, build their own 3d printer, learn to calibrate it, learn to troubleshoot common issues, and design a part in CAD and print it.

Attendees are limited to 10 per class and are allowed to bring 1 parent or friend to learn and assist them. Attendees under 17 will be required to have a parent present.

The course will occur at 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Friday, 9am-5pm Saturday, and 9am-5pm Sunday. 

The printer build volume is 180mm in diameter by 250mm tall and is theirs to keep at the end of the class. 

Attendees will learn:

  1. The mechanics of their printer and how it works
  2. Will learn to troubleshoot and make minor repairs to their printer
  3. How to interact with the firmware, in small ways
  4. How to use a slicer software to generate the code needed to print parts
  5. Have a very basic introduction to Fusion 360 to make parts with their printer