Prototyping is the conversation you have with your ideas"

- Tom Wujec

Need to do some rapid prototyping, but you just don’t have the necessary tools? We have all they heavy-, medium- and light-duty machines and hardware at your disposal. Just book a time to use our equipment – at your leisure, or give any of our consultant on the floor a shout if you need help operating our machines! Check out our Laser Engraver & cutter as well as our 3D printer below!

Trotec Speedy 300

The Trotec Speedy 300, is used for engraving and cutting of signs, stamps and others. A wide range of materials such as rubber, acrylic, coated metal, cork, cardboard, leather, marble, several plastics and wood can be processed on the laser.

  • What are the things that i need to know before i book?
  • What are the materials suitable for this machine?

  • Maximum working area

    Dimension of the workpiece must be within 29' x 17' or 726mm x 432mm

  • Maximum height of the workpiece

    The maximum height of the work piece is 200mm (only for engraving on the surface not for cutting)

  • Maximum thickness for cutting

    Wood: 6mm ; Acrylic: 6mm (testing is needed for other materials, preferably < 5mm)

  • Types of files

    We only accept vector files. Preferably in ai / .dxf / .dwg format, drawn to fit material size. (Kindly note that attaching an image file (jpeg) into .ai file does not make that a vector file)

  • Settings of the vector file

    For all .ai files, please adhere to the following settings: Document colour (RGB) ; Cutting line (R=255, G=0, B=0) & Line weight (0.001pt) ; Engraving colour (R=0, G=0, B=0) ***Please outline the fonts to avoid changing or missing fonts***

 

Material Engrave Cut
Acrylic
Yes
Yes
Cardboard
No
Yes
Ceramic
Yes
No
Coated Metal
Yes
No
Cork
Yes
Yes
Fabric
Yes
Yes
Glass
Yes
No
Leather
Yes
Yes
Marble
Yes
No
Metal
No
No
Paper
No
Yes
Plastics
Yes
Yes
Plywood
Yes
Yes
Rubber
Yes
Yes
Tiles
Yes
No
 

Laser Machine Service Price

Taylorians

RM 3
00
per minute
  • Minimum usage time: 1 minute
  • Does not include material
Student

Taylorians

RM 3
50
per minute
  • Minimum usage time: 1 minute
  • Does not include material
Staff & Alumni

Public

RM 5
00
per minute
  • Minimum usage time: 1 minute
  • Does not include material
Non-member

Ultimaker 2+

The Ultimaker 2 is a well-built, sophisticated 3D printer that produces high-quality prints in a variety of materials.

  • What are the things that i need to know before i book?
  • What type of material should i use?

  • File Type

    We only accept 3D modelling files in .stl format. Kindly state the desire dimension of the object in the email or inform us before getting the quotation.

  • Maximum Object Size

    The maximum size of the object is limited to 9"x 8.7"x 8" (230mm x 225mm x 205mm). However, the object can be printed if it can be separated into different parts that is within the size limit.

  • Colour of Model

    All 3D printed model output is either white or blue

  • Get a Quote

    Kindly email us your 3D model file at [email protected] to get a quote first before proceeding to booking.

  • Basic Charge per Bed Service

    There is a basic charge for file preparation such as adjusting dimensions, separating object parts, infill and support settings.

PLA

Strength
0%
Low High
Stiffness
0%
Low High
Accuracy
0%
Low High
Heat Resistance
0%
Low High

ABS

Strength
0%
Low High
Stiffness
0%
Low High
Accuracy
0%
Low High
Heat Resistance
0%
Low High

3D Printer Service Price

Taylorians

RM 1
20
per gram
  • Material: PLA
  • Add. charges on basic file prep
  • Email us your file to get a quote
Student

Taylorians

RM 1
40
per gram
  • Material: PLA
  • Add. charges on basic file prep
  • Email us your file to get a quote
Staff & Alumni

Public

RM 2
00
per gram
  • Material: PLA
  • Add. charges on basic file prep
  • Email us your file to get a quote
Non-member