The Makerspace is a place, where all ETH Students (bachelor, master and doctorate) can work on self-initiated projects and perform most types of standard prototyping.


Our talented Makerspace Managers are here to help you with questions during the Makerspace Opening Hours.


Our only restriction is that if your institute already gives you access to a workshop for your course (such as Architecture models or the Innovation project in D-MAVT), or if you think of fabricating for a commercial purpose (small-series production), then our space might not be the best fit. Email us with any questions you might have.






Mon. Semester Start
Tue. 16:30 - 19:30
Wed. 16:30 - 19:30
Thu. 16:30 - 19:30
Fri. 16:30 - 19:30
Sat. Closed
Sun. Closed

Getting started in the Makerspace is easy!


STEP 1: General Introduction
A short general introduction is mandatory to use the Makerspace. Just come by during the opening hours and ask a Makerspace Manager for it.


STEP 2: Machine Introductions
To use more complex machines (3D-Printers, Lasercutters, Drill Press, Bandsaw) you need a specific machine introduction. They are scheduled just before the Makerspace opening hours. You can also ask for it during the opening hours, but we can’t guarantee that the Makerspace Manager will have time to do it.


For further questions, just send us an email.

Machine Introductions

FDM 3D Printing Tue - 17.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
Lasercutter Wed - 18.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
DLP 3D Printing Thu - 19.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
FDM 3D Printing Fri - 20.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
Lasercutter Mon - 23.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
DLP 3D Printing Tue - 24.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
FDM 3D Printing Wed - 25.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
Bandsaw Thu - 26.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30
Lasercutter Fri - 27.09.2019 16:00 - 16:30


Fri 27

Drillpress Workshop

September 27 @ 19:00 - 21:00
Oct 07

Arduino Course

October 7 @ 18:00 - 20:30

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Machine Manuals

FDM 3D-Printing

How to use our Prusa i3 3D printers

FDM 3D-Printing Multi Material

How to use multiple materials in one print



How to use the Epilog Legend 36EXT lasercutters


CNC Manual

How to use the Roland MDX 540 CNC mill

CNC Stepover Table

Table with the maximum stepover values

CNC Toollibrary

Toollibrary to use in Fusion 360



How to use the Curio Hobbyplotter


Electronic Shop

All components available in the Makerspace Electronics Shop.

Lasercutter & 3D Printer Material

All materials available for 3D-printing and lasercutting.

General Rules

User Declaration

The general rules and procedures of the Makerspace.

Safety Rules

The safety rules and procedures that must be observed.

General Introduction

A general introduction into the Makerspace.