University of Wisconsin–Madison

3D Printing

Printing Requests/EstimatesInMoov arm

For more information about the 3D printers we have and their capabilities see further down the page. For a cost estimate please use the following form. We are no longer accepting requests via email. The printing costs can be found below. During times of high demand printing will be done on a first come first served basis. Students, faculty, and staff of the College of Engineering will be given priority over individuals outside of the College.

3D Printing Requests & Quotes Form

  • You will not be charged for a quote. We will confirm you want to start the print before charging the account.
  • Please let us know if you have any special instructions or settings for your print.
  • Note: One part per .STL file, output should be binary, not ASCII and in either inches or millimeters.
    Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: stl.
  • If your files are too large for the form, include a link to your files here.

 

  • Disclaimer

    In providing 3-D printing services, the Provider disclaims any warranties, express or implied, including the warranty of merchantability and warranty for fitness of any particular purpose, for the services themselves and any resulting tangible object or product thereof. The 3-D objects are provided to Customer for aesthetic purposes only, and are not intended for use as a functional tool or a functional part of a larger apparatus, and Provider shall not be liable for any damages resulting from such non-aesthetic use.

    In submitting a job to be printed, Customer warrants and represents that Customer owns, or has obtained, all rights necessary to allow Provider to provide the requested 3-D printing services. Customer shall be liable for any and all claims of intellectual property infringement that result from the 3-D printing services provided hereunder.

    Provider reserves the right to refuse to print any 3-D object which it deems to be discriminatory, offensive or hazardous

Printers

Dimension Elite

Pricing

Model Material

ABSplus-P430: $2.31 per cubic inch

Support Material

P400SR: $4.44 per cubic inch

Machine Time

$3.48 per hour

Base

$5.21 per base

Staff time

For non-instructional printing requests, staff time will be charged as a flat fee of $15.

Specifications

Build envelope

8″ x 8″ x 12″ (203 x 203 x 305 mm)

Print resolution

~0.007″ or 0.010″ (.178 mm or .254 mm)

Minimum size of a stand alone feature

Double the selected resolution

Materials

ABSplus-P430

Colors

Ivory, black, red, blue, nectarine, and yellow. Specific colors may not be available at the time of your print.

Printable support

Dissolvable (P400 SR)

 

Default Settings

Layer Resolution

.010″

Model Interior

Sparse-High Density

Support Fill

SMART

Part Orientation

Prioritize low cost over quality

F370

Pricing

Model Material

ABS-M30: $3.03 per cubic inch
PLA: $1.51 per cubic inch
PC-ABS: $3.43 per cubic inch
ASA: $3.27 per cubic inch

Support Material

QSR: $3.03 per cubic inch

Machine Time

$4.34 per hour

Base

$9.38 per base

Staff time

For non-instructional printing requests, staff time will be charged as a flat fee of $15.

Specifications

Build envelope

14 x 10 x 14 in. (355 x 254 x 355 mm)

Print resolution

  •  0.013 in. (0.330 mm)
    ABS, ASA, PC-ABS
  • 0.010 in. (0.254 mm)
    PLA, ABS, ASA, PC-ABS
  • 0.007 in. (0.178 mm)
    ABS, ASA, PC-ABS
  • 0.005 in. (0.127 mm)
    ABS, ASA, PC-ABS

Accuracy

Parts are produced with an accuracy of +/- .008 in (.200 mm), or +/-  .002 in/in (.002 mm/mm), whichever is greater.

Materials

PC-ABSQSR support material
*PLA does not utilize soluble support material. The supports are made of breakaway PLA.

Colors

Click the materials links above for a list of colors for each. Specific colors may not be available at the time of your print.

Printable support

Dissolvable (QSR)

Default Settings

Layer Resolution

.010″

Model Interior

Sparse-High Density, Thicken Thin Walls

Support Fill

SMART

Part Build Style

Normal

Part Orientation

Prioritize low cost over quality