There are many moving parts to make your Fab Lab a safe, effective, and fun learning environment for your students. Here are just some of the equipment you might use, along with helpful guides and tutorials to get you started. And if you have a suggestion about Fab Lab equipment, we'd love to hear from you.
3D Printers and Scanners
The Sindoh 3DWOX DP 200 is designed with an enclosed structure to maintain a consistent temperature for better quality prints. 3DWOX is also designed with user safety in mind. All of the moving parts are inside the enclosed structure for safe operation. The enclosure also reduces noise for a quiet, safe and optimized print experience.
The Epilog Helix 24 Laser is the ideal choice for Fab Lab engravers looking to work with large engraving pieces. The Helix's generous 24" x 18" x 8.5" (610 x 457 x 215.9 mm) engraving area will allow you to engrave multiple pieces as well as thicker materials, including boxes and vases.
The Roland EGX Pro series CNC engraving machines have a large cutting area and provide the servomotor speed and precision that professional engravers demand. As well as offering a complete ADA compliant signage solution, the EGX has the versatility to create routered signs, decorated apparel, awards, corporate crests, promotional items, vehicle decorations, and other high-revenue items.
The Roland GR series large format vinyl cutter integrates with Roland software and print devices, as well as other manufacturers' software and printers. Featuring Roland’s famously precise and reliable CAMM-1 technology, GR cutters far exceed the needs of today’s graphics professionals with outstanding media versatility, speed, accuracy, and state-of-the-art cutting features.
Routers and Plasma Cutters
The ShopBot Buddy gives you the speed and accuracy you need for precise cutting and milling applications and detailed 3D carving. The ShopBot Buddy is available in two versions. There’s the high-performance PRSalpha for professional high-volume production, with increased speed for some operations and closed-loop reliability. The PRSstandard Buddy is perfect for many home-garage or low-volume operations.