14. November 2019 - 18:00 till 20:00
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Intro to 3D Printing | Reno Collective | Thursday, 14. November 2019

3D printing is one of the many tools in the toolbox of the modern maker.  Reno Collective is excited to offer access to 3D printers for you to rapidly prototype your own ideas. To get started using the machines, there are a few things you have to learn first!
In this class you will learn:


How 3D printing works


How to prepare an existing 3D model for printing


Learn more about tools you can use to create your own 3D models


How to specifically print on an Ultimaker 3D printer


Who is this class good for?
Anyone interested in 3D printing and making things! This is a beginner's class, so all are welcome.
Price: Free for Reno Collective members, $10 for non-members
Instructor: Nick Williams
Nick Williams is an independent consultant working with medical instrumentation, He has been a professional developer since 1995. Nick attended California State University of Sacramento, and Graduated in 1994. Nick has been active in the maker community since 2012, he owns a variety of 3d printers, CNC mills and laser equipment. In January of 2015 he successfully funded the "Laser Ink" on Kickstarter and launched his business Objectworks that February. Nick will be presenting material and classes at the Reno Collective related to 3D printing and using laser cutters.