The MiiCraft 50 3D printer is located on the west wall lab bench in 2442 Elings Hall
Training Requirements: In person training is required to use this machine. New users should read the Miicraft manual and follow along to the operating checklist (found on the IW GauchoSpace Website). Supplemental videos are also provided to follow along to
Training Outline Description of the system:
specifications state a 30 μm XY Resolution and a 60 μm feature capability. The current layer recipes include 20 μm, 30 μm, and 50 μm layers.
MiiCraft, and a master mold for PDMS devices resin purchased from ResinWorks 3D. Other resins are available from MiiCraft, ResinWorks, and third party vendors.
Accident: A user leaves a build tray or foreign object inside the printer when starting a
Printer Response: A mechanical error warning displays on screen. Printer is not responsive to computer commands and requires a hard reboot
Accident: Scratching glass projection plate or Teflon surface of the resin tank
Printer Response: Print Quality is poor
Accident: Build tray is not installed
Printer Response: New prints will not start, build platform stand immersed in resin.
Accident: Chemical spill of IPA or toxic resin