MakerBot - 3D Printing Request Form

The MakerBot Replicator 2 is a device that prints 3-dimensional objects using corn-based, biodegradable PLA filament.

To create objects for printing either use 3D modelling software available in Classroom 1 and the Multimedia Production Rooms or download files from

Penfield also has a 3D scanner to help you create digital files based on existing, physical objects. Scanning is limited to objects 8" in diameter and 8" tall and takes approximately 10 minutes. To use the 3D scanner, set up an appointment with the Learning Technologies Librarian.


  • No guns or gun parts (against terms of use of manufacturer)
  • Items must adhere to copyright restrictions
  • Price ($.20/gram) rounded to the nearest gram. Payments must be made in cash
  • Files need to be in one of the following formats: .stl, .obj or .thing
  • Priority is given to SUNY Oswego students, faculty, and staff, and to class projects
  • Please allow up to 5 business days to have objects printed
  • You will be notified when objects are ready to be picked up from the Check-Out & Reserves Desk. Items not picked up will become the property of the library after two weeks.

Request a Print

At the same time you submit you printing request form, you should email your file to (  Files should not exceed 25Mb.

You will receive an email when your item is ready for pickup.

Questions?  Contact