Sign up in person at the Longhorn MakerStudios for all training classes.

OH 500 Online Safety Training must be completed before attending CNC or Plasma Cutter Training and before you will be allowed to use any of the equipment in the wood shop.

3D Printers

  • No training required; ask TAs for assistance
  • It is recommended to bring your laptop with Makerbot Desktop software installed
    (see https://www.makerbot.com/desktop)

Laser Cutter Training

Takes approximately 1 hour

Week of April 24th 2017

  • Monday at 11:00 AM and 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday at 9:30 AM and 8 PM
  • Wednesday 12 Noon 8 PM
  • Thursday at  8 PM
  • Friday at 2:00 PM and 5 PM
  • Saturday at 12:00 PM
  • Sunday at 12:00 PM

CNC Mill Training (Tormach)

Takes approximately 2 hours
OH 500 Safety Training required; proper attire required: long pants

Week of April 24th 2017

  • Tues. at 9:30 AM
  • Thursday  at 9:30 pm

PCB Prototyping Training (Cirqoid)

Takes approximately 2 hours

Week of April 24th 2017

  • Thursday at 8:30 AM

PCB Prototyping Training (Othermill)

Takes approximately 2 hours

Week of April 24th 2017

 

  • Tuesday at 8:00 am (PCB)
  • Friday at 1:00  (PCB)
  • Sunday at 4:30 pm (PCB)
  • Monday at 1 PM (Milling)
  • Wednesday at 1:00PM (Milling)
  • Thursday at 6:00 pm (Milling)

Sewing

Takes approximately 1 hour

Week of April 24th 2017

  • Thursday at 3:00 PM
  • Saturday at 2:00 PM

Plasma Cutter

Takes approximately 1 hour
OH 500 Safety Training required; proper attire required: long pants

Week of April 24th, 2017

 

  • Tues.at 10:30
  • Wednesday at 9 AM

Rules

Use of the equipment in Longhorn MakerStudios is free and no experience is required. However, we do have a short set of rules that all students and faculty must observe. View the rules

  1. Longhorn MakerStudios is open to faculty, undergraduate and graduate students from the Cockrell School of Engineering. Currently the space is not open to students from other colleges or to staff.
  2. You are expected to:
    • Clean up after yourself.
    • Be courteous, helpful, and respectful to your colleagues.
    • Failure to follow these rules will cause your privilege to be revoked.
  3. We do not allow the manufacturing of:
    • Weapons of any kind.
    • Production of parts for profit.
  4. You are free to test an idea, prototype it, etc. in the maker space but you need to go elsewhere to manufacture them if you decide to sell your parts.
  5. Each machine has material restrictions and training requirements that you will have to satisfy before using it. If in doubt, please ask.
  6. Intellectual property developed by a student who is not an employee of the UT Austin is owned by the student. The situation is the same if the student happens to be an employee of UT Austin and the intellectual property that is developed is outside the "course and scope" of employment.