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Advanced Production Lab

Located in A212, the Advanced Production Lab offers 2D Printing, 3D Printing, and Laser Cutting services to all students, faculty, and alumni at a subsidized rate.

Services

2D Laser Printing: HP Color LaserJet CP5225

We offer color laser prints on plain paper in two sizes: 8.5x11” and 11x17”. Laser printing is an inexpensive alternative to Inkjet printing and works well for sketches, posters, documents, and zines.

2D Inkjet Printing: Epson Surecolor P800 / Epson Stylus Pro 11880

Our Inkjet Epson printers can print on a variety of papers up to 60" wide. You can select photographic papers and rag papers for making final prints, or light-weight drafting paper for experimenting with scale and developing ideas.

3D Printing: Formlabs Form 2

Form 2 SLA (Stereolithography) printers allow for high resolution production of 3D prints. You can work with a variety of resin types and modelling processes to generate creative works. Maximum build size is 6x6x6.9”.

Laser Cutting: Epilog Fusion M2

This large format laser cutter can cut, engrave, or raster into a large variety of materials including acrylics, leather, paper, fabrics, and wood. Maximum cutting size of 40x28”.

Access Policies

Students

We are available for student walk-ins on a first-come, first-served basis during our open hours. Same-day printing/cutting is available for small jobs, but larger jobs may take longer. Students may make appointments with the APL staff if they need assistance with proofing or complex projects.


Faculty and Alumni

We are available by appointment to assist faculty and alumni on personal projects. Projects are accepted at the discretion of the APL staff, based on resource availability and scope of work. Turn-around time is up to two weeks for a maximum of 10 prints/cuts and prices are based on complexity and size of project.