MCAD's wood shop, welding shop, foundry, spray booths and Rapid Prototype Equipment are located in the 3D Shop. The 3D Shop is open to the entire college community. Current Shop policy, guidelines and other pertinent information can be found below.
Courses conducted by MCAD faculty members in the 3D Shop introduce you to the equipment, tools, techniques and safe work practices associated with the area. Shop staff support and reinforce that instruction. They maintain the equipment, monitor users of the area to insure safe work procedures. Shop staff can also provide technical assistance in all aspects of fabrication, from stretcher building to welding and casting. When you enter the 3D Shop, you agree to comply with shop policies governing safety, equipment access, etc., and to follow the direction of 3D Shop staff.
New Digital Lab Format
The 3D Shop Digital lab is currently running in a drop off/pick up format. Shop staff will be the ones running the digital lab equipment. Please use this form to submit a request for your project. Time required to complete your project will be dependent on the process and complexity. Please also see the Digital Appointment Worksheets and Tutorials below for more information.