The Additive Manufacturing Lab is located in MD264, and is The Cube's primary hub. It is supported by the EUS and the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and is run by some of the coolest people on earth.


Select the material that's right for you.The table below gives a summary of the different materials currently available. For material data sheets, click on the material name.


3D Printer Material Tensile Strength (MPa) Cost / cm3 In Stock?
Mark One Carbon fiber 700.0 $5.61
Mark One Fiberglass 590.0 $3.35
Mark One Kevlar 610.0 $4.02
Mark One Nylon 56.0 $0.54
MakerBot Z18 PLA 48.0 $0.26
Zortrax M200 Z-ABS 38.0 $0.20
Zortrax M200 Z-ULTRAT 42.0 $0.24
Zortrax M200 Z-HIPS 34.3 $0.40
Zortrax M200 Z-PETG 50.0 $0.27
Zortrax M200 Z-GLASS 76.5 $0.24
Ultimaker 2 Extended + Ultimaker PLA 38.0 $0.24
Ultimaker 2 Extended + Ultimaker ABS 44.0 $0.24
Ultimaker 2 Extended + Ultimaker TPU 95A 9.0 $0.31
Ultimaker 2 Extended + Ultimaker CPE 50.0 $0.31
Ultimaker 2 Extended + Ultimaker nylon 45.0 $0.31
Ultimaker 2 Extended + Ultimaker polycarbonate 60.0 $0.31
Form2 FormLabs standard resin 65.0 $0.83
Form2 FormLabs flexible resin 8.5 $1.18
Form2 FormLabs castable resin 11.6 $1.33
Form2 FormLabs tough resin 55.7 $1.15

The IEEE McNaughton Center joined forces with the Cube in early 2016, and is located in MC543.


Select the material that's right for you.The table below gives a summary of the different materials currently available. For material data sheets, click on the material name.


3D Printer Material Tensile Strength (MPa) Cost / cm3 In Stock?
MakerBot Replicator 2 PLA 48.0 $0.17