Button: Contact CNFButton: MultimediaButton: About CNF
Button: Getting StartedButton: PublicationButton: REU ProgramButton: Events & SeminarsButton: Education OutreachButton: TechnologiesButton: Lab Equipment

Button: Lab User







                                                   Let Us Print for You
        • CNF staff or an independent contractor can print your files.
        • No training or lab access required.
        • We still require a billing account.
        • We print within a week or sooner.
        • Pick it up or have it delivered by FedEx.
        • You clean and assemble the devices.
        • Access to staff expertise and troubleshooting.

There is a streamlined process to get started at the CNF: (http://www.cnf.cornell.edu/cnf5_steps.html)
Indicate that you want to start a “remote” project, meaning we do the work for you and you do NOT have access to the tools.
NOTE: Remote projects are only available on a select tools. The 3D printer happens to be one, but you should still get approval from the CNF User Program managers (Michael Skvarla or Christppher Alpha for ANY remote project.

If you would rather hire someone to help with CAD and printing your device, we have a list of independent contractors with CNF access. Contact them to set up a project.

After your remote account is set up:
1. Create your CAD files and export them as .STL. Note a critical dimension such as the overall height or length.
2. Fill out the (
3D printer Job Order Form PDF).
3. Reply to the email from the tool manager (
Beth Rhoades or Christopher Alpha).
4. Pick up your devices or have them sent via FedEx.
5. Clean and assemble your devices. We can send suggestions and answer questions!

Back to Top

Button: Search Button: Search Keywords
Cornell University