You are interested in innovation, entrepreneurship and / or want to get an insight into our MakerSpacES! ?

Then come in and get inspired or get to know the devices and machines better with the help of our introductory workshops.


Introduction to 3D printing

Next dates:

Where does the introductory course take place?

The MakerSpacES! is located in building 2 (S 02.014). The entrance is via the fire escape in the inner courtyard (Tiefhof) between buildings 1 and 2.

What are the contents of the introductory course?

  • Basics of 3D printing
  • Setting up the printer to get optimal prints
  • Introduction to printing software (Cura)
  • First small test prints

Questions that will be answered in this introductory course:

  • How do I get to the 3D data model?
  • What printer types are there and what are the differences?
  • Which materials can be used?
  • How do I operate a 3D printer (using the Ultimaker S5 as an example)?
  • What problems can occur and what can I do to fix them?

What do I need for the introductory course?

  • Own laptop
  • Download Cura software

The associated Ultimaker Cura 3D print preparation software can be downloaded free of charge from the manufacturer's website.

Please note: Course language is German - English course on request

Introduction to our laser cutter

Are you already an expert in laser cutting or would you like to become one? Then contact the lab engineer Simone Groß (Simone.Groß or 0711 - 397 3691).

In this introductory course you will learn how to operate the laser cutter safely.

Please note: Course language is German


Interested? Apply! for the Wintersemester 2023/24