3D Printing Expo On Tuesday March 8

3D printed model of Trinity's chapel

Thanks to a generous donation by the parent of some Trinity students, the Center for Educational Technology has a handful of 3D printers and a 3D scanner, which are available to Trinity faculty, staff, and students. (Currently, printing is free for small jobs.)

This Tuesday, (March 8, during common hour (12.15-1.15), Dave Tatem will showcase the 3D printers, and talk a little bit about some of their uses on a liberal arts campus.

The Expo will be in the Center for Educational Technology, which is room 105 in the library. Cookies and coffee will be provided.

(Pictured: A model of the Trinity College chapel.)

Here are some examples of the things that can be printed on the 3D printer.


Here is a 3D model of a famous tower from Paris, France, the Eiffel Tower.


Cool looking yellow and red model of a Tyrannosaurus. It is composed of more than dozen printed parts. The joints are able to move freely.


Here is a mascot of Trinity College, the Bantam. The details on this model is FANTASTIC!

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