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Facility Induction: 3D Printer

August 17, 2016, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Book and use the 3D printers for free, once you’ve successfully completed your induction.

The Edge’s open access Makerspace and Fabrication Lab provides the equipment and tools for your curiosity and imagination to come alive. In the basement you’ll have access to a range of resources and equipment including: Sewing Machines and Overlockers, 3D Printers, Hand Tool and Soldering Irons, Vinyl Cutters and more!

To gain access to this equipment, successfully complete a safety induction on your chosen resource, and then it’s yours to book and use it free of charge.

Your Induction. In this induction you will learn how to safely operate our UPmini 2 3D printers, making your own personalised key ring to take home. You will learn what you can achieve with our printers, how to make your designs 3D printer friendly, how to operate the printer, how to identify problems and what to do when problems occur.


  • Participants must be over 16 years of age
  • Enclosed, flat footwear must be worn at all times
  • Please register for an Edge Account before you arrive. You will need an account to complete the induction, assessment and make bookings for the equipment

We have several resources available for use and inductions. View all our Facility Inductions in the What’s On calendar. Or find out more about the Fabrication Lab here.




August 17, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Edge
Stanley Place
South Brisbane, Qld 4101 AU


The Edge, State Library of Queensland
07 3842 9400