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== Welcome to the Design and Build Lab's Knowledgebase! ==[ http: //designandbuildlab. com/ The Design and Build Lab ] - also known as DaBL - is a digital fabrication / rapid prototyping / experimentation facility located in the new Don Myers Technology and Innovation Building. Its purpose is to empower and inspire students, staff, and faculty to embrace '''engineering''': ''to create things to solve problems''. There is a [[Specialist|team]] of students ready to help you realize your idea!
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To become a member == All users must complete two steps before becoming members of DaBL: # Attend an in-person [[Welcome to the Lab]] workshop # Complete and submit a [[Safety Waiver]]
How do I learn how to design and build? == With the help of three resources: # [[Specialist|Student Specialists]], who help you realize your ideas # [[List of workshops|Workshops]] of two flavors: ## '''Tutorials''', which give you an introduction to [[ Computer-aided design|CAD]] principles ## '''Certifications''', which are an introduction to [[Computer-aided manufacturing|CAM]] principles as well as safety training on a particular machine. # ''This knowledgebase'', which is a repository of all things Design and Build.
Member resources == There's lots of exciting stuff to learn. To get started, [http://designandbuildlab.com/?page_id=445 schedule] yourself for a [[ List of workshops|Workshop]] and start reading!
= Educational sessions === * [[List of workshops]] === Prototyping resources === * [[Manufacturing techniques]] * [[Computer-aided design]] * [[Computer-aided manufacturing]] === Computer-Numeric-Controlled prototyping machines === * [[ Bantam Tools PCB Mill]] * [[Type A Series 1 Pro 3D printer]] * [[Stratasys uPrint SE Plus 3D Printer]] * [[ULS PLS4. 75 Laser Cutter]] * [[Silhouette Cameo vinyl cutter]]