3D Printing

The library owns a 5th Generation Makerbot Replicator. Frankfort Cardholders can submit 3D Models to be printed below. Submissions must be STL format. Prints cost $.10 per gram. Please read our full terms of service.

We periodically offer instruction in 3D Design.

Open Learning Lab Orientation
Friday, September 08, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Get orientation to new technology you case use at the library. Things you can do: 
  • Design 3D print files
  • Convert VHS to DVD 
  • Convert Vinyl to CD or MP3
  • Edit photos
  • Record and edit Audio
  • Record and edit Video
Patrons that attend this orientation can schedule time to use our equipment at a later date. 
 The Learning Lab equipment is only available to FPLD Cardholders age 13+. 

Open Learning Lab Orientation
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 6:00 PM

Get orientation to new technology you case use at the library. Things you can do: 
  • Design 3D print files
  • Convert VHS to DVD 
  • Convert Vinyl to CD or MP3
  • Edit photos
  • Record and edit Audio
  • Record and edit Video
Patrons that attend this orientation can schedule time to use our equipment at a later date. 
 The Learning Lab equipment is only available to FPLD Cardholders age 13+. 

3D Printed Sculptures
Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Make your own sculpture out of digital clay. No technical skills required.  
Registration is required. Please register online or call 815-534-6173.  PLEASE NOTE: Frankfort Library card holders have priority registration. Non-FPLD patrons may register one week prior to each session.
Participants are entitled to print one object on our 3D printer, free of charge.

Open Learning Lab Orientation
Friday, October 13, 2017 at 2:00 PM

Get orientation to new technology you case use at the library. Things you can do: 
  • Design 3D print files
  • Convert VHS to DVD 
  • Convert Vinyl to CD or MP3
  • Edit photos
  • Record and edit Audio
  • Record and edit Video
Patrons that attend this orientation can schedule time to use our equipment at a later date. 
 The Learning Lab equipment is only available to FPLD Cardholders age 13+. 

See our full calendar here.

5th Generation Makerbot Replicator