Skip to Main Content

Maker Bar: Maker Bar Info

Welcome to the Maker Bar, a library space for hands-on tinkering and prototyping, open to all Stanford students, faculty, and staff.

Welcome to the MakerBar!

Welcome to the Maker Bar, a library space for hands-on tinkering and prototyping, open to all Stanford students, faculty, and staff. We have fabrication equipment available to use within the library. Many of our Maker Bar items are also available for check out so you can tinker wherever and whenever you prefer! Need assistance? Our Maker Bar Team is available for support and consultation.

Drop-in Hours

Have questions about borrowing equipment, designing 3D objects, or anything else about fabrication?... Feel free to stop by the MakerBar!  The MakerBar schedule can vary, but we try to keep the latest info about our Drop-In Hours on this page and update it frequently.  You can also email us anytime to set up an appointment!  

 

Winter Quarter Drop-In Hours
Monday 1:30p-3p

Tuesday

1:30p-3p , 8p-10p
Wednesday 10:30a-11:30a , 1:30p-3p
Thursday 8p-10p
Friday 10:30a-12p
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday 2p-4p

How Do I Get Started?

  1. Take the EHS-4200-WEB safety class (a one-time requirement). We will ask you to provide a photo of your completion confirmation when you submit your equipment request.
     
  2. Read and agree to the liability waiver. Please bring a signed copy when you pick up your equipment.
     
  3. Submit your equipment or print request (SUNet ID Required). See Equipment section before for a list of available equipment.
     
  4. We will contact you to arrange a pickup time.

 

NOTE: If you have previously registered and submitted an equipment request through this website, please email us directly with new requests.

Equipment

Many of our Maker Bar items are available for check out. This includes some of our 3D printers, electronics, and other maker tools. These items can easily fit into the trunk of a car, and we have hand carts available to help you transport these back to your workspace. You can also submit a "print on demand" request and have us 3D print an object for you! 

 

3D Printers

  • MakerBot Sketch 3D Printer (for check out)
  • MakerBot Method X (print on demand - send us your STL file)
  • Creality Ender 3 Pro (print on demand - send us your STL file)
  • Creality Ender-3 Max Neo (print on demand - send us your STL file)

 

Electronics

 

Other maker tools