3D Printing

Addison Public LIbrary strives to make access to emerging technology available for everyone. That's why we now have a 3D printer available! Find out how you can take advantage of this 21st century technology at the library. Printing costs 10¢/gram.

Ultimaker 2+

Manufacturer Information

Maximum Build Volume:
223 x 223 x 205 mm.
8.7" x 8.7" x 8"

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Stuff We've Printed

Design

Tinkercad

  • Great beginner design platform
  • Web-based 3D modeling software
  • Includes lesson modules that lead you through 3D design basics

Discover 3D Designs to Print

Thingiverse

  • Free pre-designed print library
  • Design community for discovering, making, and sharing 3D printable things
  • Over 100,000 3D models

Shapeways

  • 3D design and print marketplace (similar to Etsy)
  • Buy designs directly from 3D designers
  • Work with a designer to create custom 3D print jobs
  • Order prints in a variety of filaments – castable wax, ceramics, sandstone, various metals and plastics