Fabrication Lab

World Class Facilities

The College of Art & Design Fabrication Laboratory is a space for students and faculty to explore ideas and research. The lab provides the area and equipment to work with a broad range of materials from foam and wood to mild steel and engineering resins. The Fabrication Lab has a broad impact on education, recruitment, and research in the application of digital fabrication technology within the College of Art & Design disciplines.

Fabrication Laboratory Machines

  • CNC Router 4’x8′
  • CNC Plasma Table with Scribe 4’x4′
  • Tormach PCNC 1100 Mill
  • Carbide 3D Nomad
  • Formech 686 Vacuum Former
  • Form 2 (2)
  • Form 3 (2)
  • Prusa (4)
  • Ultimaker S5
  • Raise3D Pro 2 Plus (2)
  • Markforged Onyx Pro
  • Wasp Clay 2040 Ceramic 3D printers (2)
  • Potterbot 9 Ceramic 3D Printer
  • Desktop Computers (4)


  • Fusion 360
  • Rhino
  • Ideamaker
  • Preform
  • Prusa Slicer
  • Cura

Location: 123 Art Building

Lab Hours:

Monday – Friday

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Contact: coad-fablab@lsu.edu

The lab is open to all students and faculty.

Consultations are required for faculty looking to do class-wide projects through the lab.

Funded in part through the LSU Student Technology Fee program.