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OU Fabrication Lab

The OU Fabrication Lab houses equipment critical to design and prototyping, including specialized workspaces for woodworking, metal working, electronic component fabrication, design and painting. Whatever your interest, the Fabrication Lab offers a wide range of equipment to assist in bringing ideas, designs and prototypes to life.*

*Our makerspaces are currently closed to the public due to ongoing renovations.

Equipment & Training

Our laser cutters require special certification. You can find our training videos here. Certification quizzes can be found in the video description.


Our 3D Printers require special certification. You can find our training videos here. Certification quizzes can be found in the video description. There are two certification quizzes for our 3D Printers.


Our Electronics & Circuity Station does not require any certification, but users are expected to have some knowledge and understanding of the equipment before use.


Our Loud Room boasts several tools and machines, but each requires varying levels of certification. 

Green: Green level certification training videos can be found here. Certification quizzes can be found in the video description. There are two certification quizzes, separated by machine.

Yellow: Yellow level certification training videos can be found here. Certification quizzes can be found in the video description. There are eight certification quizzes, separate by machine.

Red: This certification level requires a scheduled training session with Fabrication Lab staff. 


Questions About the OU Fabrication Lab

If you have any questions about the Fabrication Lab, including equipment or training, you can contact us by clicking the button below.

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Waivers & Forms

Please read the attached Liability Waiver in its entirety. The document must be completed and signed before anyone may use any equipment in the Fabrication Lab. You may deliver the form in person or by email.

All Fabrication Lab users must agree to the policies and procedures provided. Use of any equipment provided by the Fabrication Lab will serve as an acknowledgment that you have read and agree to the following policies and procedures. 

Please read the following checklist before your first visit to the Fabrication Lab. Using this checklist will ensure a positive first experience.