Prototyping Space

Laser Cutter

The AMS has two laser cutters in our main shop in Webber.  They can cut and engrave wood and acrylic.  The Laser Cutters are free for all students and faculty to use.  While we often have scrap plywood, if you have a particular material in mind for a project you will need to purchase that yourself. 

Explore our Laser Cutters.

3D Printers

There are 4 consumer Prusa printers and three professional Stratasys printer.  The Prusas are free to use for all faculty and students, while the Stratasys printers are mostly reserved for researchers.

There are 4 consumer Prusa printers at the AMS.  They are free for all students and faculty to use.  Explore our Prusa printers.  

Explore our Prusa printers

The AMS has 3 Stratasys printers that are usually reserved for research projects.

Explore our Stratasys printers

The Formlabs Form 2 is an SLS printer used for research projects and prints that need very high precision.

 Explore our Form 2 printer

The Markforged Onyx One prints carbon fiber infused parts.

Explore our Onyx printer

Electronics prototyping

We have soldering guns, solder, and wire for basic soldering needs.

Wood Shop

The AMS has a variety of wood tools for prototyping projects, including:

  • Table Saw
  • Band Saw
  • Belt Sander
  • Drill Press
  • Wire Foam cutter
  • Wood lathe
  • Router
  • Scroll saw
  • Planar