Students in the Schaub Makerspace

Schaub Makerspace

Located in the Bergami Center for Science Technology and innovation, the Schaub Makerspace offers the University of New 51 community access to cutting edge digital fabrication equipment including 3D printers, laser cutters, CNC machines, vinyl cutters and embroidery machines. The Schaub Makerspace is designed with collaboration in mind giving students, faculty and clubs the opportunity to bring ideas to life. The whole University of New 51 community is welcome so please stop by and introduce yourself.

The Makerspace

The Schaub Makerspace is designed to create a space where students, faculty and staff can come to teach, design projects and engage in experimental learning. The makerspace contains several working spaces: a collaborative classroom, a studio workspace, a team huddle room, a wood shop, a metal shop, a laser shop, a spray booth area, and multiple storage areas.

Makerspace floor plan

  • Collaborative Classroom

    The classroom is fully equipped with a high-resolution projector, mobile whiteboards and raised stadium style seating for 40 students. Conveniently located directly outside the makerspace studio, this space can be reserved for classes or clubs to host events, speeches and classes.

  • Makerspace main room

    The studio workspace is designed to be a flexible workspace for classes, clubs and individuals to come use our rapid prototyping tools including our: 3D printers, vinyl cutters, sewing machines, embroidery machines, soldering materials, vacuum former and crafting supplies.

    3D Printers

    • Stratasys F170
    • Dimension sst 100es
    • 2 Ultimaker S5’s
    • 5 MakerBot Replicators
    • 4 MakerBot sketch's

    Vinyl Cutters

    • Roland Camm-1 GS-24
    • Cricut Explore Air 2
    • Cricut Maker

    Heat Press

    • Industrial Heat press machine CH1702

    Sewing Machines

    • Juki DDL-8700 sewing
    • Brother heavy duty sewing machine
    • Singer Heavy duty sewing machine

    Vacuum Former

    • Formech 450DT


    • Soldering equipment, hot glue guns, exacto knives, paint, 3d pens, markers.
  • Designed to host 6 people and equipped with a monitor and whiteboard. The Huddle Room is ideal for small group discussions, brainstorming and presentations.

  • Laser Cutting Room

    The Laser Cutting Shop contains our laser cutters and desktop computers with adobe illustrator available to design and print directly to the machines.

    Laser Cutters

    • Epilog Pro, 60 watts, 32" x 22" x 8"
    • Epilog Fusion edge, 50 watts, 24" x 12" x 4"
    • Epilog Mini, 40 watts, 18" x 12" x 4"
  • Wood Shop

    The wood shop contains standard woodworking equipment including a miter saw, band saw, jig saws and hand tools. We also have three CNC machines for both large and small projects. Tools must be used with staff member present.

    CNC Machines

    • Shop bot 4' x 8' CNC machine with indexer
    • Inventables Carvey 11.5" x 8"
    • Othermill Desktop PCB mill


    • Panel saw
    • Dewalt sliding compound miter saw
    • General international 14” Bandsaw
    • 2 Excalibur Scroll Saws

    General Tools

    • Jet Belt Sander/ Disc grinder
    • Powermatic 1hp drill press
    • Hand chisels
    • Clamps
    • Hammers
    • Drills
  • Metal Shop

    The metal shop contains basic metal working tools like a drill press and hand break in addition to our waterjet for cutting out a range of metals.

    Water Jet

    • Protomax water jet 12" x 12"

    Metal-Working Tools

    • Jet Hand Break
    • Jet 17" Drill press
    • Grizzly benchtop sandblast cabinet
  • Spray Room

    The large format printing area contains both our printers and a spray booth for painting and varnishing. We also store usable scrap supplies for the wood shop, vinyl cutter, and miscellaneous materials for student use.


    • HP DesignJet T830
    • HP DesignJet z6dr V-Trimmer

    Spray Booth

    • Paaschs Type FABSF-5-T3

Staff & TA's

Meet the staff and teaching assistants of the Schaub Makerspace.

Storage & Materials