create objects and prototypes from 2d and 3d computer files
Universal Laser Systems X2-660 and v460 120 watt and 60 watt CO2 lasers
Cuts or etches acrylic, wood, cork, paper, cardboard, leather up ½ inch thickness, marks glass or stone for etching. Work from 2 dimensional vector graphics files (.ai, .eps, .dxf, .dwg, .svg, etc). Has an 18 x 32 inch honeycomb bed in one, a 18 x 24 bed in the other. Can be used in a 2 step process to produce thin metal parts.
Plastic Extrusion 3d Printer
Makerbot Z18 Fused Deposition Modeler
Prints 3-d objects by melting plastic and extruding models layer by layer. The main selling point of the Z18 is a large working area of 11.8 x 12 x 18 inches. It’s max resolution is .1 mm, and it prints PLA plastic, which is available in many colors, although you can only print one at a time. Prints from common 3d files (.stl, .obj )