The Innovation Lab is the center for all different ideas and concepts to come to life. We provide the SBU Community with access to a wide array of tools in a clean and safe environment. While being open during the school day, we also provide workshops to learn more about different things we do here. Check out our other facilities to at the Innovation Design Studio and Innovation Greenhouse to get more access to innovative tools and workspaces.
Since Fall 2017 the Innovation Lab is offering the Laser engraving services on materials such as: acrylic, cork, wood, cotton, denim, fleece, glass, leather, marble and rubber stamps. We do not provide the materials but we do have laser engraving trainings which are mandatory in order to use the engraver.
SELF-SERVICE 3D PRINTERS
The Innovation Lab offers 8 self-service 3D printers. Make sure to come and get trained to be certified in self-service 3D printing. The training times and the RSVP form can be found on the events and trainings tab.
Along with 8 self-service 3D printers, we also have a queue at an off-site location that you can use to print more complex prints just by submitting your .stil files to us. 3Dprinting queue submission station is available in all 3 spaces; however, you can only pick it up from the Innovation Lab. Ask the consultants about the printing queue and they will show you where you can submit it. To use them you have to be a member of the lab . Requests are printed on a first come, first serve basis. You will receive and email once your print is ready for a pick-up from the Innovation Lab.
In addition, there are two sewing machines for members' use. One of the sewing machine can also perform embroidery. You also have to get trained before using them.
To sign up for the training on any of the equipment listed above visit the Trainings page to check the training times and fill out the RSVP form.
If you have suggestions for open source software, let a staff member know.