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3D Print Request

  • About Me

  • Please list the legal name associated with your library card.
  • Please list the full barcode number printed on your JPL or ALC library card.
  • The contact information you supply will only be used to contact you about your prints. You must supply at least one contact method.
  • At this time, prints are available for pickup only at our Downtown branch (292 Marine Way).
  • About the Item

  • Only files in stereolithography (.STL) format will be accepted.

    If your file can be accessed for free online, select "publicly available."

    If your file is one you have purchased, or is your own design (designed from scratch, a remix, etc) and you have not posted it online, select "not publicly available."

    Remember that you are liable for the cost of prints that fail during printing due to STL errors, poor design, etc. You are not liable for the cost of prints that fail due to staff errors or hardware failure.
  • If the STL you'd like to print is freely available online, please give its web address.
  • If your file is not freely available online, please save your STL(s) in a ZIP archive and upload the ZIP here. Maximum size: 40MB.
    Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: zip, Max. file size: 40 MB, Max. files: 5.
    • If the web page/ ZIP file includes multiple files, note which ones you would like printed below.
    • Choose up to 3 priorities. Use the Notes field below for additional details (size tolerances, etc.).
    • At this time, JPL is offering printing in Tough PLA only. For more information about Tough PLA, click here. Choosing "any color" may result in a shorter wait time.
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    • Print pricing is based on the amount of material used, rounded to the nearest dollar. For more about the pricing of prints, click here.
    • Please leave any special instructions here.
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      If this print job does not include enough information to print, contact information is incomplete, etc, chance the status to Returned.

      If this print job is unprintable due to policy violations, technical limitations, or other issues that will require the patron to resubmit their file, change the status to Denied.

      If everything looks good, change the status to Approved.

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      PLA and TPLA are compatible with AA 0.25, AA 0.4, and AA 0.8. TPU 95A is compatible with AA 0.4 and AA 0.8.
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      Breakaway is compatible with AA 0.4 only. PVA is compatible with BB 0.4 and BB 0.8.
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      If this value is greater than 5, the patron needs an estimate.
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