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3D Printing Pickup Service Now Available at Clemens Mill

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Laura, Clemens Mill | September 1, 2021

Always wanted to try 3D printing, but haven’t yet? Or, maybe you’ve been working away at a 3D design that you’re keen to complete?  

Great news – 3D Printing Pickup Service is now available at our Clemens Mill branch. This is your chance to use our Ultimaker 2+ to work on your project!

How to submit a 3D print project to our Clemens Mill branch:

Send your complete .stl or .obj file or HTML link to cmmakerhub [at] ideaexchange.org. Please include your name, membership card number, phone number and / or email address in the body of your email.

What happens when you submit a 3D print design?

1. Staff will let you know the estimated cost for your print job, or if we are unable to complete your print (please see notes below).

2. When your print job is complete

  • Staff will not “clean” your project, but will leave brims, etc intact.
  • Staff will contact you when your print is ready for pickup.  
  • You may pay for your print job in-person upon pickup or in advance by calling 519-740-6294 (credit card only). Print jobs must be paid in advance or during pickup.

3. Visit the Clemens Mill branch to pick up your finished project! Please pick up your print job within one week of completion.

Important Notes about 3D Printing at Idea Exchange, Clemens Mill:

  • A valid Idea Exchange membership is required to submit projects.
  • Cost: members pay for filament used at a rate of $0.10 per gram.
  • Design files must be complete. Staff will not design projects.
  • Idea Exchange reserves the right to refuse incomplete designs.
  • Quality of finished product will vary, depending on quality of design submitted. Idea Exchange is not responsible for any manufacturing defects in the quality of workmanship or materials inherent in any of the tools or equipment.
  • It is the member’s obligation and responsibility to determine and satisfy copyright, patent, trademark or other use restrictions. Idea Exchange is not responsible for violation of intellectual property laws.
  • Idea Exchange reserves the right to refuse any projects that violate our policies, are unsafe and/or are unlawful.

While we make every effort to make your design a reality as quickly as possible, please be aware that it may take up to seven business days to complete your project.  

Completion times may also vary due to volume. If longer than 7 days is required to complete a job, staff will contact you to arrange timing for job completion and for pickup.

Try 3D Printing today, with our easy-to-use pickup service.  

We’re excited to see your design!