Prior to coming to dFab, please read the dFab Manual
The first step to sustainability is organization. Please conserve material whenever possible, and put waste in the correct container.
dFab Hours - Spring 2019
Computer Lab + Classroom Hours: M-F 7am and 2am, Sa-Su 8am to 2am
Machine shop hours are as noted in the calendar below.
Green -- Open Shop ======= Competent user with specific questions
Blue --- Scheduled Class = Check with Student Tech prior to running a job
Red ---- Shop Closed ===== Part of dFab is closed for maintenance or repairs
Brown -- CNC Reserved ==== Machines are scheduled out as noted
Orange - Lasers Reserved = Machines are scheduled out as noted
Purple - Workshops ======= Click on the event for details, some are private
All dFab machinery is unavailable when the shop is closed.
All equipment is taught through coursework.
If you have not taken a class which covers this equipment as part of curriculum and wish to learn, hang around the lab and get down with the funky sweet culture. Ask to assist others who are already using this equipment and ask questions. Officially, we do not train students on this equipment outside of coursework.
While faculty are encouraged to use our facility, please remember that students should always have priority. Faculty or staff use must not impede on student work. Faculty must be proficent with equipment prior to proposing coursework that usese this equipment.