News with Tag: 3d printing

3D Printed Thermotaxis Platform
Makers Lab

3D Printed Thermotaxis Platform

Kirby Leo, summer volunteer in Dr. Noelle L’Etoile’s research lab in the Dept. of Cell & Tissue Biology, 3D printed a Thermotaxis Platform she had designed using Blender. <figure> <img width=”403″

some makers tools
Makers Lab

We’re excited….

To all you Makers out there. We had our final planning meeting before we open the UCSF Library Makers Lab at 2 PM on April 4, 2016. We are nervous

new sign for MakersLab
Makers Lab

Creating a 3D Printed sign for the Makers Lab

We wanted to create our own sign for the Makers Lab rather than have it commercially made. The newly installed sign (pictured) was  printed entirely in the lab using our

Prosthetic Hand
Makers Lab

Printing Prosthetic Hands to Support a Worthy Cause

Ever since 3D printers were made available in the Library, I’ve wanted to join eNABLE, a volunteer organization, and help support their efforts to make prosthetic hands for those in need.   I

test tube container
Makers Lab

Prototyping for Ophthalmology Research

Have you ever wished that you had the perfect tool for your research needs? Well, you are not alone. Now you can create your own lab accessories right here in our

Stylus
Makers Lab

Specialty 3D Printing Filaments

Your 3D printed objects do not have to be limited to using ABS (LEGO plastic) or PLA (corn starch based) filaments. We also have specialty filaments available in bronze, stainless steel,

January 2017 Makers Lab Pop-up
Makers Lab

January Makers Lab Pop-ups

The Makers Lab January Pop-ups are underway. Make the most of your new year with a fun selection of pop-ups just for the UCSF community:  Jewelry Making > Programmable Electronics >